[{ "synaxartitle":"Amshir", "synaxareading":"19" }, { "synaxartitle":"The Commemoration of the Relocation of the Relics of Saint Martianus, the Monk", "synaxareading":"RETURN On this day we commemorate the relocation of the relics of Saint Martianus (Martinianus) the fighter monk from Athens to Antioch. After he led an adulterous woman to repentance and then to monasticism, he placed her in one of the convents. Then he went to an island and visited many countries. Finally, he came to the city of Athens where he stayed for a short while, until he fell sick and departed in peace(1).RETURN Saint Demetrius, Patriarch of Antioch, took on the endeavor to relocate the relics of the saint during the reign of Emperor Valens the Infidel. Saint Demetrius sent priests to Athens. They carried the body of Saint Martianus with great honor to Antioch. He placed the body in a sarcophagus and appointed a feast to celebrate him on this day.RETURN His prayers be with us and Glory be to our God forever. Amen.RETURN _______________(1) The account of his departure is mentioned on the 21st day of the month of Bashans." }]