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Thursday, December 29, 2016

Holy Innocents Resource Page

14,000 Holy Infants (Feast Day - December 29)

Synaxarion of the Holy Infants Massacred by Herod

The Cruelty of Herod Toward the Infants and the Manner of his Death (Eusebius of Caesarea)

Sermon on the Feast of the Holy Innocents (St. Caesarius of Arles)

The Fourteen Thousand Holy Children of Bethlehem (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

King Herod's Slaughter of the Innocent Infants (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

14,000 Infants (Holy Innocents) Slain by Herod in Bethlehem

The Cave With the Relics of the Holy Innocents in Bethlehem

How Many of the Holy Innocents Were Massacred?

The Slaughter of the Innocents by Herod and the Symbolism of the 14,000 Infants

The Slaughter of the Innocents: Historical Fact or Legendary Fiction?

Why Did Rachel Weep For the Holy Children of Bethlehem?

Macrobius and the Slaughter of the Innocents

An Orthodox Response To the Death of the Innocent

"Massacre of the Innocents" (a silent film from the 1910's)

Hilarion Alfeyev's Christmas Oratorio 24: Rachel's Lament (video)

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