The Holy Martyr Agnes
(January 21)

As a girl of thirteen, she was thrown into the fire for her faith in Christ, then beheaded with the sword. She showed great wonder-working power, both in her lifetime and after her death. She suf-fered in the reign of Diocletian, in the year 305.

* From "The Prologue from Ochrid", by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic - Lazarica Press - Birmingham 1985
Four Book Edition - Translated by Mother Maria - Dates based on old church calendar.
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