The Restoration of the Temple of the 40 Martyrs

Commemorated on August 9

      The Restoration of the Temple of the 40 Martyrs is celebrated on this day. At Tsar'grad two churches were built to them: one, by the emperor Anastasias I (491-518), and the other, by the emperor Tiberius (578-582). For this feastday is known a service in the Greek Meneion of the XIII Century.

1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.

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The Restoration of
the Temple of the 40 Martyrs

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