The Righteous Lads James (Iakov) and John of Meniuzsk

Commemorated on June 24

      The Righteous Lads James (Iakov) and John of Meniuzsk were brothers by birth children of the pious couple Isidor and Barbara. James at three years of age, and John at five years of age were killed by miscreants. Between the years 1682-1689 their relics were found undecayed and placed in a reliquary at the Trinity church in Meniuzh village Novgorod diocese, at the locale of the former Trinity monastery there.

1996-2001 by translator Fr. S. Janos.

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