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The Nazi occupation brought about terrible hardships for the Greek civilian population. Over 300,000 civilians died in Athens alone from starvation, tens of thousands more died because of reprisals by Nazis and collaborators, and the country's economy was ruined.
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Daily Readings

Reading 1, Acts 6:8-10; 7:54-59
Stephen was filled with grace and power and began to work ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 31:3-4, 6, 7, 8, 17, 21
You are my rock, my rampart; true to your name, lead me and ... Read More

Gospel, Matthew 10:17-22
'Be prepared for people to hand you over to sanhedrins and ... Read More

Saint of the Day

December 26 Saint of the Day

St. Stephen
December 26: Stephen's name means "crown," and he was the first ... Read More