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The Great Cloud of Witnesses

St. Cyril of Caesarea
Fr. Lawrence Jagdfeld, O.F.M.

St. Cyril of Caesarea

May 29

A young lad of Caesarea, Cappadocia (modern Turkey), his pagan father threw him out of the house for being a Christian. When the local governor demanded that Cyril sacrifice to the Roman gods, Cyril refused. He was beheaded as a result of his constancy in the faith. His feast is May 29.

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