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Saint of the Day for Thursday, January 29th, 2015 Sts. Sarbelius & Barbea


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Sts. Sarbelius & Barbea

Two martyrs, brother and sister, who were put to death at Edessa during the persecutions of Emperor Trajan. Sarbelius, also called Sharbel, was a high priest at Edessa, in Mesopotamia. They were … continue reading

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