August 16

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The Dormition of the Theotokos
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Afterfeast of the Dormition of the Theotokos; Martyr Diomedes the Physician of Tarsus in Cilicia; Saint Chairemon (Chaeremon) of Egypt; Saint Joachim, monk of Osogov; Saint Gerasimos the New Ascetic of Cephalonia, Mount Athos; New-Martyr Nicodemus of Meteora; New-Martyr Stamatios of Volos, Thessaly; New-Martyrs Priest Vladimir and his brother Boris; Saint Raphael of Banat (Serbia); 33 Martyrs of Palestine; Martyr Alcibiades; Saint Nilus, brother of Emperor Theodore Laskaris, who rebuilt the Monastery of the Theotokos at Eiperus; Seraphim, Dorotheus, James, Demetrius, Basil and Sarantis of Megaris; Saint Timothy of Euripus, founder of the Monastery of Pentele; Saint Armel, Abbot of Plouarmel; Saint Stephen, King and Enlightener of Hungary; Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos of St. Theodore ("Feodorovskaya"); translation of the Image Not-made-by-hands of our Lord Jesus Christ from Edessa to Constantinople; repose of Blessed Matrona Popova, disciple of St. Tikhon of Zadonsk; Saint Joseph the Hesychast