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9/27/11 Martyr Calistratus
Reply #116 on : Tue September 27, 2011, 09:10:30
A church was built over his relics-Constantine

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Sept. 27 Myrtyr Callistratus
Reply #115 on : Tue September 27, 2011, 09:10:09
He was killed by soldiers at night-Aidan

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September 27 2011 Myrtyr Callistratus
Reply #114 on : Tue September 27, 2011, 08:41:41
The leader in charge commanded Callistratus to bow down to the golden idol but Callistratus said 'No' I shall not bow down to this golden idol because I am a christian and I only bow down to our god because Callistratus said this the soildiers threw Callistratus in to the ocean and 40 soilders became chistians -Emmeline

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Sept. 26- John the Theologian
Reply #113 on : Mon September 26, 2011, 10:32:31
Was present at the Lord's transfiguration with Peter and his brother James.
By Ivan

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Sept. 26 St. John the Theologian
Reply #112 on : Mon September 26, 2011, 10:22:03
he was over one hundred years old when he died
-peter

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Sept. 26 St. John the Theologian
Reply #111 on : Mon September 26, 2011, 09:19:54
He was the only disciple to stay with Jesus once he was on the Cross.


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Sept. 26- John the Theologian
Reply #110 on : Mon September 26, 2011, 09:19:07
He was born of Zebedee the Fisherman-Aidan

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9/26/11 Saint John the Theologen
Reply #109 on : Mon September 26, 2011, 09:16:43
He was a great Apostle-Constantine

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Sept. 23-Conception of St. John the Baptist
Reply #108 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 10:31:12
Zacharias could not speak till John was born because he doubted the Angel when he told him that he and his wife were going to have a baby.
He was Jesus cousin.
<3Alexandra<3

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September 23 Conception of St John the Baptist
Reply #107 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 10:28:57
The Archangel Gabriel came to Zacharias in the temple and told him he would have a son and he would be named John.
By Ivan

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Sept. 23 Conception of St. John the Baptist
Reply #106 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 10:27:39
Gabriel came to him in the temple and told him that he was going to have a son

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sept 23-conception of saint john the baptist
Reply #105 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 10:25:15
God had a big plan for john-mariel

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September 23 Conception of st john the baptist
Reply #104 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:42:52
Gabriel came to Zacharia in the temple and said Zacharia your wife Elizabeth she will have a baby and you shall name him John. But Zacharia didn't believe the angel and Zacharia said she cant have a baby shes too old.Then the angel said since you don't believe God you shall not speak until John is born -Emmeline

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Conception of St. John the bapist 9/23
Reply #103 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:32:29
His parents were old and wanted a child.-Chloe

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Sept. 23-Conception of St. John the Baptist
Reply #102 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:29:06
Zacharias became mute after he said to Gabriel I am so old.

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Sept. 23 Conception of St. John the Baptist
Reply #101 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:15:27
His father was muted until his wife had a baby by Archangel Gabriel.

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Sept. 23 Conception of St. John the Baptist
Reply #100 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:13:55
His parents were Elizabith and Zacharia.

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9/23/11 The Conception of John the B
Reply #99 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:12:59
His parents wanted a child-Constantine

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Sept. 23- Conception of John the Baptist
Reply #98 on : Fri September 23, 2011, 09:12:43
John's parents were old and wanted a child for all their lives-Aidan

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Sept. 22 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #97 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 09:52:34
he was a bishop and a great follower in christ

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Sept. 22- Priest martyr Phocas
Reply #96 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 09:51:33
Brought many idol worshipers to the true faith.
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Sept 22 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #95 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 09:51:10
he brought many idle worshipers to the true faith
he was starved to death in prison-mariel

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St. Phocas
Reply #94 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 09:50:51
His body was beaten black and blue and torn. Then thrown into boiling water.
<3Alexandra<3

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Sept. 22-Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #93 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:58:29
He was thrown into boiling water.-Alexander

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Sept. 22- Priest martyr Phocas
Reply #92 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:47:07
He was drowned in boiling water-Aidan

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9/22/11 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #91 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:39:39
He had a dream that he would be martyred-Constantine

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Sept. 22 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #90 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:38:10
He brought many pagans to the Christian faith. He did this during the reign of Trejan.

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Sept. 22 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #89 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:36:38
He was the bishop of Shinaka. Shinaka is on the coast of the Black Sea.


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September 22 Priest martyr Phocas
Reply #88 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:24:34
Priest Martyr Phocas was taken by the governor because he was a christian. The governor made harsh torches for Phocas.He got beaten up so he had black and blue bruises.Then the second torcher was to put Phocas in a huge pot of scolding burning hot water. Then he got in the pot and burned to death -Emmeline

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Sept 22 Priest Martyr Phocas
Reply #87 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:22:10
In a dream Phocas saw a white dove holding a beautiful flower wreath. The dove placed it on his head and foretold about his tortures.


- Katarina

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Priest Martyer Phocas9/21
Reply #86 on : Thu September 22, 2011, 08:20:49
Phocas was a bishop.-Chloe

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Sept. 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #85 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 09:47:56
Pegans stoned Codratus and then imprisoned him.

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Sept 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #84 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 09:47:32
he preached the gospel in Athens and then became a bishop in athens

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Sept. 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #83 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 09:47:17
he destroyed demonic temples by his prayers

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Sept. 21-Apostle Codratus
Reply #82 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 09:44:58
He became a bishop in Athens.
<3Alexandra<3

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Sept. 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #81 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:52:54
He was starved to death in prison-Aidan

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Sept. 21-Apostle Codratus
Reply #80 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:51:24
He died in 330.-Alexander

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9/21/11 Apostle Codratus
Reply #79 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:46:14
He died in prison-Constantine

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Sept. 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #78 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:44:47
He was imprisoned and was not given food until he starved to death.


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September 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #77 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:44:02
The pegans hated Apostle Codratus they stoned him and they imprisond him and didnt give him any bread/food or water then Apostle Codratus' soul left his body and he died. -Emmeline

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Sept. 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #76 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:43:38
He preach the gospel in Athens. Then he became a bishop in Athens.


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Apostle Codratus 9/21
Reply #75 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:40:28
Codratus Was a bishop in Athins.-Chloe

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Sept 21 Apostle Codratus
Reply #74 on : Wed September 21, 2011, 08:38:37
Codratus' biographer says that he is like a morning star in the darkness.

- Katarina

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Sept. 20 Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #73 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 10:16:07
his wife got carried away by a barbarian and his kids got attacked by beasts

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Sept. 20th Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #72 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 10:15:19
Eustace was a great Roman military leader.
By Ivan

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Great Martyr Eustace 9/20
Reply #71 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 09:51:42
he was turned to god by a stag's horns in the shape of the cross

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Sept. 20-Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #70 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 09:48:49
The evil emperor Titus threw Eustace and his wife and 2 sons into a den of beasts when Titus saw that they did not touch them he threw them into a white hot metal ox. 2 days later he took there dead bodies out but unharmed.
~Alexandra<3

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20/9/11 Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #69 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 08:53:45
Wild beasts took his sons-Constantine

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Sept. 20 Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #68 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 08:51:45
He was a great roman military general.


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Sept. 20 Great Martyr Eustace
Reply #67 on : Tue September 20, 2011, 08:50:13
He secretly left Rome and lived a holy and humble life with his wife and his two sons.


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