Saturday, April 23, 2011

Martyrs Anatolius and Protoleon the Soldiers converted by witnessing the martyrdom of St George

Martyr Anatolius

Commemorated on April 23
Two illustrious officials, Sts Anatolius and Protoleon, who were secretly Christians, openly confessed Christ after seeing St George tortured, then miraculously healed of his wounds. Immediately, and without a trial, they were beheaded with the sword by order of the emperor.

SAINT OR FEAST POSTED THIS DATE 2010(with 2009's link here also and further, 2008's):

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