Evrytanian Saints

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The Evrytanian Saints is a title given by the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece to define the twelve saints associated with the region of Evrytania in Greece.

The feast of All Evrytanian Saints was established by the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece in 1971 to honor these elect servants on the last Sunday of August.

These Saints are:

  • 1. St. Andrew the Hermit and Wonderworker (May 15)
  • 2. St. Michael the Mavroudis (Thursday of Bright Week)
  • 3. St. Damian the Monk (February 14)
  • 4. St. Seraphim the New Hieromartyr (December 4)
  • 5. St. Nicholas the Pantopolis, the New Martyr from Karpenisi (September 23)
  • 6. St. Cyprian the New Righteous-martyr (July 5)
  • 7. St. Akakios the New, the Kavsokalyvites (April 4)
  • 8. St. Gerasimos the New, the Karpenisiotis (July 3)
  • 9. St. Evgenios the Aitolos (August 5)
  • 10. St. Romanos the New Righteous-martyr (January 5 and February 16)
  • 11. St. Kosmas the Aitolos (August 24)
  • 12. St. John the New Martyr and Former Hagarene (September 23)

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