St. Theodora

1) The wife of the Byzantine emperor Theophilus with whom she had Michael the Drunkard.
Empress Theodora wanted the worship of images to be reinstated, and died in a convent 867. In art she is depicted as an empress.
Orthodox nameday: 11/3
2) A young woman from Alexandria who refused to deny her faith, and so was condemned to become a prostitute. St. Didymus, who at the time still was a pagan, rescued her from the brothel. He then converted, and they died together as martyrs in 304.
Orthodox nameday: 11/9



St. Theodora (2) & St. Eufrosynus

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