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First and Second Finding of the Venerable Head of St. John the Precursor
February 24, 2016
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 24 of February, repeating indefinitely
The First Finding was by two monks in the home of Herod, King. They brought the Head to the city Emmesia. The Second Finding was much later, during tthe reign of Emperor Marcianus A.D. 431.