26 July – Saint Anne

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25 July – Saint James the Greater

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21 July – Saint Daniel

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20 July – Saint Elijah

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24 June – Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

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11 June – Saint Barnabas

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6 June – Saint Philip the Deacon

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10 April – Saint Ezekiel

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