September 11, 2014

On this day September 11th

DARC Ethiophile Chronicles

On this day

September 11th is also observed in liturgical traditions as the day when John the Baptist was Beheaded, also known as: Decollation of Saint John the Baptist or Beheading of the Forerunner. His execution occurred on the orders of Herod Antipas through the vengeful request of his step-daughter Salome and her mother.

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