Thursday

Blessing the campus and dorm rooms of Pacific Lutheran University Orthodox Christian Students Association, PLU February 10, 2011 38th Week after Pentecost. Tone four. Venerable Ephraim the Syrian (373). Venerable Theodosius, abbot, of Totma (Vologda) (1568). St. Theodore confessor, priest (1933). New Hieromartyrs Ignatius bishop of Skopinsk, Vladimir priest and Hieromartyr Bartholomeus, Virgin-martyr Olga (1938). Venerable Leontius, confessor (1972). Venerable…

Wednesday

Vespers in the Seattle Pacific University’s Student Union February 9, 2011 / January 27, 2011 38th Week after Pentecost. Tone four. Fast. Fish Allowed Translation of the relics (437) of St. John Chrysostom, archbishop of Constantinople. Venerable Peter of Egypt (5th c.). New Martyr Demetrius at Constantinople (1784) (Greek). Venerable Titus the Soldier, monk of the Kiev Caves. New Hieromartyr…

Tuesday

 Saint Nicholas Cathedral on the Feast of the New Martyrs of Russia February 8, 2011 38th Week after Pentecost. Tone four. St. Xenophon and his wife, St. Mary, and their two sons, Sts. Arcadius and John, of Constantinople (6th c.). New Martyr Matushka Maria of Gatchina (1930). New Hieromartyr Cyril, metropolitan of Kazan (1937). New Hieromartyr Arcadius (1938). Martyr John…

Monday

February 7, 2011 38th Week after Pentecost. Tone four. St. Gregory the Theologian, archbishop of Constantinople (389). Venerable Anatole I (Zertsalov, the “Elder”) of Optina (1894). New Hieromartyr Vladimir, metropolitan of Kiev, proto-martyr of the communist yoke in Russia (1918). New Martyr Abbess Margaret (Gunaronulo) of Menzelino (1918). New Hieromartyr Peter archbishop of Voronezh (1929). New Hieromartyr Basil bishop of…

Sunday

New Martyrs of Russia, Pray to God for us. February 6, 2011 New Martyrs of Russia 37th Sunday after Pentecost. Tone four. Venerable Xenia of Rome and her two female slaves (5th c.). St. Xenia of Petersburg, fool-for-Christ (18th c.). Martyr Nicholas (1918). St. Gerasimus, bishop of Perm (1441). Martyr John of Kazan (1529). Martyrs Babylas of Sicily and his…

Saturday

The Road to the Monastery February 5, 2011 / January 23, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. Hieromartyr Clement, bishop of Ancyra, and Martyr Agathangelus (296). New Hieromartyr Seraphim, Virgin-martyrs Evdokia and Ecaterine. Virgin-martyr Militsa (1938). Venerable Gennadius of Kostroma, monk (1565). Synaxis of All Saints of Kostroma. Translation of the relics (1786) of St. Theoctistus, archbishop of Novgorod…

Friday

All-Merciful Saviour Monastery on Vashon Island, WA February 4, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. Fast. Fish Allowed Apostle Timothy of the Seventy (ca. 96). Monk-martyr Anastasius the Persian (628). Venerable Macarius, abbot of Zhabyn (1623). New Hieromartyrs John, Nicholas, Jacob, Peter, John, John, John and Euthymius priest (1938). Martyr Anastasius the Deacon of the Kiev Caves (12th c.).…

Thursday

To order from our line of fine teas, go to: http://www.vashonmonks.com February 3, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. Venerable Maximus the Confessor (662). Martyr Neophytus of Nicaea (305). Martyrs Eugene, Candidus, Valerian, and Aquila at Trebizond (303). Venerable Maximus the Greek of Russia (1556). New Hieromartyr Elias priest (1938). Virgin-martyr Agnes of Rome (304). Martyr Anastasius, disciple of…

Wednesday

Hammi, enjoying the sunshine. February 2, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. Fast. Fish Allowed Venerable Euthymius the Great (473). New Hieromartyr Paul priest (1940). Venerable Laurence the Recluse (13th-l4th c.) and Venerable Euthymius the Silent (14th c.), of the Kiev Caves. Venerable Euthymius of Syanzhemsk (1470). Martyrs Inna, Pinna, and Rimma, disciples of Apostle Andrew in Scythia (lst-2nd…

Tuesday

A Spring-like day at the Monastery. February 1, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. Venerable Macarius the Great of Egypt (390). St. Mark, archbishop of Ephesus (1444). Blessed Theodore of Novgorod, fool-for-Christ (1392). Venerable Macarius the Roman of Novgorod (1550). New Hieromartyr Peter priest (1918). New Hieromartyr Nicholas priest (1930). Martyr Theodore (1940). Venerable Macarius of the Kiev Caves…

Monday

The Kursk-Root icon, during her second visit to the Monastery. January 31, 2011 37th Week after Pentecost. Tone three. St. Athanasius the Great (373) and St. Cyril (444), archbishops of Alexandria. Venerable Cyril, schemamonk, and Venerable Maria, schemanun (1337) (parents of St. Sergius of Radonezh). New Hieromartyr Michael priest (1919). New Hieromartyr Eugine priest (1930). New Hieromartyrs Vladimir, Nicholas, Sergius…

Sunday

click to enlarge January 30, 2011 36th Sunday after Pentecost. Tone three. Venerable Anthony the Great (356). Venerable Anthony, abbot of Dymsk (Novgorod) (1224). New Hieromartyr Victor priest (1931). New Hieromartyr Paul priest (1938). Venerable Anthony of Chernoezersk, monk (16th c.). Emperor St. Theodosius the Great (395). Venerable Anthony of Krasny Kholm, monk (1481). Venerable Anthony the Roman, of Novgorod…