St. Irene

1) Young woman who was martyred in Thessaloniki, together with her fellows Irenaeus and Peregrinus.

The three saints were burnt at the stake under the emperor Diocletian.

2) Martyr who was beheaded in Egypt together with her companion St. Sophia.

Orthodox nameday: 5/5

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