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James the Persian Martyr
November 27, 2020
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 27 of November, repeating indefinitely
St. James the Persian, Great-Martyr, suffered a fearful martyrdom A.D. 421, under the Persian ruler Varanes V. He was progressively cut to pieces, first fingers, then toes, hands, feet, arms, legs were successively cut from his living body, while he praised God in Psalmody.
Our venerable father, Palladius