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A feast-day commentary
St. Nicodemus shares an Aug. 31 feast day with another religious leader who helped to bury Jesus — St. Joseph of Arimathea
On some dates the Church honors multiple holy lives.
Date of the memorial is his ordination anniversary to the priesthood.
The time-honored custom precedes wool being used to make palliums, a vestment worn by metropolitan archbishops, which signify their unity with the Church of Rome.