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Offline Andrea

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Orthodox Saint William?
« on: October 10, 2010, 09:23:59 PM »
I am wondering if there is an Orthodox saint with the name of William? I haven't been able to find one, so I thought I'd ask.

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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2010, 09:28:05 PM »
Though I find it hard to believe, I checked this page, which is the most complete list that I've seen online, and it doesn't list a William.

EDIT--Though now checking the Orthodox England site, I see some Williams listed...
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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2010, 10:08:32 PM »
That makes for pretty good reading. Thank you for the post.   :)
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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2010, 10:11:00 PM »
Though I find it hard to believe, I checked this page, which is the most complete list that I've seen online, and it doesn't list a William.

EDIT--Though now checking the Orthodox England site, I see some Williams listed...

Thank you very much! I appreciate this info.

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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #4 on: October 10, 2010, 10:54:03 PM »
An icon of St. William of Gellone may be seen here:
http://www.allmercifulsavior.com/icons/Icons-William.htm

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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #5 on: October 10, 2010, 11:14:34 PM »
An icon of St. William of Gellone may be seen here:
http://www.allmercifulsavior.com/icons/Icons-William.htm
How neat! Thank you so much for the link!  :)

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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #6 on: October 11, 2010, 01:12:28 AM »
I am wondering if there is an Orthodox saint with the name of William?

Actually, there are at least five of them. Have a look here (PDF file): http://www.allmercifulsavior.com/Calendar/St.%20Hilarion%20Calendar%202003%20Part%202.pdf, p. 26.

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Re: Orthodox Saint William?
« Reply #7 on: October 11, 2010, 01:19:15 AM »

Actually, there are at least five of them. Have a look here (PDF file): http://www.allmercifulsavior.com/Calendar/St.%20Hilarion%20Calendar%202003%20Part%202.pdf, p. 26.

Wow! This is great! Thank you very much for this link!