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

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 15 Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, and Abibas
Reply #101 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 09:13:28
They died in 322.


- Katarina -_-

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Nov. 15- Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, + Abibas
Reply #100 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 09:11:40
They lived outside the city on fasting and prayer. -Emmeline

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11/15/11 Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, and Abibas
Reply #99 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 08:20:40
They did not stop praying and worshiping God -Constantine

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Nov. 15 Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas and Abibas
Reply #98 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 08:19:20
The judge threatened to kill them.



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Jonah

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Nov. 15- Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, + Abibas
Reply #97 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 08:19:00
They were beheaded by the sword in 322.-Aidan

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Nov. 15-Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, and Abibas
Reply #96 on : Tue November 15, 2011, 08:18:51
They were beheaded by a sword.-Alexander

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Nov. 14- Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #95 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 10:25:38
Pagans crucified Philip upside down.
By Ivan

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nov 14 holy apostle Philip
Reply #94 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 09:45:26
HELLO,

he was born in bethsieden

the jews wanted to kill him

there was a great earthquake and it swallowed up all his enemy's

they crucified him upside down

he died in 86

his relics were taken to Rome

^ ^
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Nov 14-Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #93 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 09:44:36
he was almost killed by Jewish persecutes and worked with St. John the Theologian and had been killed by an upside down crucifixion by pagans.

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Nov. 14 Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #92 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 09:44:20
the soldiers that tried to kill Philip were blinded
-peter

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Nov. 14- Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #91 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 09:14:19
He was born by the sea of Gallalie so was Peter and Andrew -Emmeline :]

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Nov. 14- Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #90 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 08:19:30
Everyone who tried to kill him got blinded or eaten by the Earth.- Aidan

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11/14/11 Holy Apostle Philip
Reply #89 on : Mon November 14, 2011, 08:18:57
He preached the Gospel in Greece-Constantine

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Holy Martyr Menas Nov 11
Reply #88 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:56:36
he was a solder until he had left and hid in a cave because he did not want to be a pagan and when he saw a pagan festal he showed himself as a cristian and was martyred after his confession of being Cristian at 304AD.

pyetre

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Nov. 11- Holy and Great Martyr Menas
Reply #87 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:56:13
Egyptian by birth
Confessed his christian faith in the middle of many pagans during a pagan festival.
He was flogged with iron flails, burned, tortured in many other ways and finally beheaded.
his body burned so no christian could take them but Christians recovered some remains and buried them.
By Ivan

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Nov.11 Holy Great Martyr Menas
Reply #86 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:54:25
he was an Egyptian by birth and was a soldier
-peter

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Nov. 11- Holy and Great Martyr Menas
Reply #85 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:47:05
He appears as a soldier on horseback to help the faithful and to punish the non- faithful.- Aidan

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Nov. 11- Holy and Great Martyr Menas
Reply #84 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:04:24
He appears as a soldier on horseback to help the faithful and to punish the non- faithful.- Aidan

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Nov. 11-Holy and Great Martyr Menas
Reply #83 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:02:54
He died in 304.-Alexander

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Nov. Holy Great Martyr Menas
Reply #82 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:02:11
He was Egyptian by birth, Soldier by profession.



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11/11/11 Holy Martyr Menas
Reply #81 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 09:01:22
He was beheaded-Constantine

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Holy martyr Menas Nov 11-
Reply #80 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 08:42:28
He was torchered by being burned by flames and iron flairs then he was beheaded. And his body was burned to keep other cristions to keep his body but they got bits of his body.-Chloe

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Nov 11-Holy Martyr Menas
Reply #79 on : Fri November 11, 2011, 08:41:37
He was an Egyptian by birth and a soldier by profession -Emmeline

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Nov. 10 Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #78 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:53:13
twenty nails were driven into his legs then he was dragged over rocks
-peter

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Nov 10 Holy-Myrtar Orestes
Reply #77 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:52:32
he was a doctor and was forced to worship false idles but did not and was executed by twenty nails in his legs and dragged around by horse and died in a hole.

pyetre

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Nov 10 -Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #76 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:52:01
He was a doctor and he was harshly interrogated by the governor.
Spent 7 days without water in prison.
By Ivan

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Nov. 9-St. John the Dwarf
Reply #75 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:49:28
HELLO,

he was actually a tiny person

he was a disciple to pabulum

an angel of God ordered the
St. John to stay where he was

he had many disciples

he died in the 5th century

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Nov.9- St. John the Dwarf
Reply #74 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:48:56
The greatest of Egyptian ascetics.
John had many disciples.
By Ivan

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Nov 9 -st.John the Dwarf
Reply #73 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:48:21
he was told by god to water dry seeds until they grew

pyetre

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Nov. 9 St. John the Dwarf
Reply #72 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:48:04
he was a monk
-peter

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Nov. 10- Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #71 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:30:39
He had 20 nails hammered into his legs, then he was tied to a horse and dragged everywhere until he died.-Aidan

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Nov.9- St. John the Dwarf
Reply #70 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:28:29
He died in the early 5th century.- Aidan

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Nov 9 -st.John the Dwarf
Reply #69 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:19:38
A angel tolled him ( to see if he would always lisen to god ) to water a stick in till it had leaves. He did this for three years in till (by God) it had leaves and fruit. And he went to a town and gave out the fruit.-Chloe

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11/10/11 Holy Martyr Orestys
Reply #68 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:04:11
He was torchered-Constantine

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Nov. 10-Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #67 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:03:50
He was a doctor.-Alexander

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Nov 10 -Holy martyr Orestes
Reply #66 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:03:25
He was a doctor by proffession. -Emmeline

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11/9/11 ST. John the Dwarf
Reply #65 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:03:04
He was small-Constantine

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Nov. 9-St. John the Dwarf
Reply #64 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:02:45
He was small.-Alexander

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Nov 9 - St. John the dwarf
Reply #63 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 09:01:32
An angle of god appeared to John and Daniel telling John to water a stick, John did so and a year later it started to sprout -Emmeline

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Nov. 10 Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #62 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 08:57:10
The governor ordered nails to be hammered in St. Orestese's legs.



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Nov 10 Holy Martyr Orestes
Reply #61 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 08:54:24
The emperor ordered that 20 nails should be driven into his legs.

- Katarina -_-

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Nov. 9 St. John the Dwarf
Reply #60 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 08:53:25
Pambo tested John's patience by telling him to water a stick until it sprouted leaves. He watered it for three years.



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Nov 9 st John the Dwarf
Reply #59 on : Thu November 10, 2011, 08:50:03
He was a dwarf.


- Katarina -_-

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Nov.8- Archangel Micheal
Reply #58 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 10:09:35
Some people believed that the angels were gods.
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nov 8 arch angel Michal
Reply #57 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 10:09:18
HELLO,

some people saw angels as Gods

each nation has its own guardian angel.



"Alex"

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Nov. 8th Archangel Michael
Reply #56 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 10:09:02
Archangel Micheal sent Satan and his angels out of heaven
-peter

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Nov. 8th Archangel Michael
Reply #55 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 09:56:14
March is supposedly the month the world was created.



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11/8/11 Archangel Michael
Reply #54 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 09:55:37
He kicked Staten out of heaven-Constantine

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Nov.8- Archangel Micheal
Reply #53 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 09:55:16
He is the commander of the Heavenly armies. - Aidan

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November 8th Arch Angel Michael
Reply #52 on : Tue November 08, 2011, 09:40:31
The world was created in the month of March because there are 9 ranks of angles so one represents each month so 9 months after March is November that is why November is called the month of angles -Emmeline
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