T.H.E.O.S. Lives of Saints Discussion Forum (October)

This Is a Forum For Students of The Three Hierarchs Eastern Orthodox School in Pittsburgh, PA To Discuss the Life of the Saint of the Day.

After Listening To The Life of The Saint of  The Day On-line, Students Are Invited To Write  About Something They Learned About The Saint  Commenting Below.

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Nov 14 Holy Apostle Plilip
Reply #182 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 09:13:58
He killed a snake with prayer.


- Katarina -_-

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Oct. 28 - Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #181 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 09:56:28
She destroyed all idols in the Pagan temple by her prayers.

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Oct. 28 Holy Martyr Parasveka
Reply #180 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 09:55:01
when the governor asked her what her name was she said she was a christian

-peter

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Oct 28 Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #179 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 09:54:42
she was born of cristian parents and was martyred in prison after paying and destroyed all pagan idles through prayers.



pyetre

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oct 28-holy martyr paraskeva
Reply #178 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 09:54:18
after her parents died she gave all her stuff to the poor

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Oct 28 Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #177 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 08:43:46
Paraskeva was born in aconium. -Emmeline

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Oct. 28- Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #176 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 08:39:56
She was beheaded by the sword. -Zachary

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Oct. 28 Holy Martyr Parasveka
Reply #175 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 08:22:44
Her Mom and Dad were very wealthy and they loved Christ very much.



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10/28/11 Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #174 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 08:20:08
She was beheaded-Constantine

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Oct. 28-Holy Martyr Paraskeva
Reply #173 on : Fri October 28, 2011, 08:19:31
She was beheaded by a sword.-Alexander

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10/27 Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #172 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:51:26
he won the battle with lyaeus and threw him into the pit of spears through the power of god



pyetre

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Oct.27 Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #171 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:50:36
he threw Lyaeus on to his own spears
-peter

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Oct. 27- Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #170 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:49:42
Nestor Went to St. Demetri to get blessing to beat Lyaeus.

By Ivan

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oct 27- holy martyr nestor
Reply #169 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:49:08
he was born in Constantinople
and he died in 306

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Holy Martyr Nestor Oct.27 2011
Reply #168 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:24:16
He was going to fight with alaes so he went to the prison of Denmetreeus and pray for him to win.- Chloe

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Oct. 27- Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #167 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:04:26
Nestor was at the time of saint Demetrius. Nestor was a young man when Demetrius taught him the christian faith -Emmeline

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Oct. 26 Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #166 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 09:00:30
He defeated Lyeaus.

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Oct. 26-Holy and Great Martyr Demetrious
Reply #165 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:21:41
The soldiers ran St. Demetrious through him with there spears.-Alexander

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Oct. 26 Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #164 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:20:56
After Lias defeated his challengers (Christians) he would push them off the terrace into a pit of spears where the challenger (christian) would die.


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Oct. 27- Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #163 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:20:10
He was beheaded by the sword.-Aidan

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Oct. 26- Holy and Great Martyr Demitrios
Reply #162 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:17:44
He was run through with spears.- Aidan

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Oct. 25 Holy and Great Martyr Demetrius
Reply #161 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:17:23
His father was a military commander in Selonica.



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Oct. 27-Holy Martyr Nestor
Reply #160 on : Thu October 27, 2011, 08:16:58
The emperor ordered that Nestor shall be beheaded by a sword.-Alexander

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Oct.26 St. Demetrios
Reply #159 on : Wed October 26, 2011, 10:51:48
St. Demetrios was ran through with spears. His relics give off fragrant and wonder working perfumes. Christians secretly took his body.
There was a small church built over his relics. When his relics healed a noble man he built an even larger church for St. Demetrios.

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Oct.26 St. Demetrios
Reply #158 on : Wed October 26, 2011, 10:49:03
he was sent to persecute the Christians but he told the emperor that he was a christian and got thrown in prison
-peter

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oct 26 Holy & Great Martyr Demitrios
Reply #157 on : Wed October 26, 2011, 10:46:22
he put in jail and had a vision that god said his time has come and the next day the guards had been killed in prison.


pyetre

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oct 26-holy and great martyr demetrios
Reply #156 on : Wed October 26, 2011, 10:44:27
he was an only child

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Oct. 25 Holy Martyrs Marcian and Martyrius
Reply #155 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 09:47:11
secretaries to the patriarch Paul
-peter

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10/25 Holy Martyrs Marcian & Martyrius
Reply #154 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 09:45:14
they were bribed but when they refused they were beheaded as martyrs


pyetre

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Oct 25th Holy Martyrs Marcian + Martyrius
Reply #153 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 09:44:58
They were beheaded in 355 AD and St John built a church over their relics.

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Holy Martyrs Marcian+Martyrius
Reply #152 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 09:09:44
before they died they prayed to God.



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Oct 25th Holy Martyrs Marcian + Martyrius
Reply #151 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 09:06:20
These saints were clergy with patriarch Paul of Constantinople.

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Oct.25-Holy Martyrs Marcian + Martyrius
Reply #150 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 08:31:34
They were willingly beheaded by the sword.-Aidan

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Oct. 25 Holy Martyrs Marcian and Martyrius
Reply #149 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 08:30:47
They thanked the Lord that they died as martyr.



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Oct. 25-Holy Martyrs Marcian and Martyrius
Reply #148 on : Tue October 25, 2011, 08:29:26
They were beheaded by a sword in 355.-Alexander

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Oct. 24 Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #147 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 09:47:20
a fierce persecutor of Christen's had a whole town put to death
-peter

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10/24/11 Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #146 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 09:47:03
he suffered with more then 4,000 people

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Holy Martyr Arethus Oct.24
Reply #145 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 09:45:30
he had been killed by the murderers first o0f his area


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Oct 24th Holy martyr Arthus
Reply #144 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 09:00:36
This Holy saint suffered for the christian faith with 4,000 other Christians such as priests, monks, nuns, children and more. -Emmeline

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Oct. 24 Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #143 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 08:59:16
He was a governor.

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Oct. 24 Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #142 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 08:26:31
He suffered with more than 4,000 people including monks, priests, nuns, town folk, and children.



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10/24/11 Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #141 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 08:23:45
The Emperor attacked his city-Constantine

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Oct. 24-Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #140 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 08:23:06
He died in 523.-Alexander

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Oct.24- Holy Martyr Arethus
Reply #139 on : Mon October 24, 2011, 08:22:41
He died in 523.-Aidan

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Oct 21 St. Hilarion the great
Reply #138 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 09:39:15
he was a disciple of St.Anthony the Great
-peter

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Oct. 21- St. Hilarion the Great
Reply #137 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 08:55:52
He died in 372 at the age of 80.- Aidan

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Oct. 21-St. Hilaarion the Great
Reply #136 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 08:51:09
He died in about 372.-Alexander

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Oct. 21 St. Hilarion the Great
Reply #135 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 08:49:51
His parents were pagans. But he was baptized and he went into the desert and became a disciple of Saint Antony.



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10/21/11 ST. Hilarion the Great
Reply #134 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 08:49:08
He died when he was 80 years old-Constantine

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St. Hilarion The Great 10/21/11
Reply #133 on : Fri October 21, 2011, 08:31:59
Hilarion's parents were peggens and sent him to away to study.-Chloe
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