Friday, November 6 / October 24 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October24 / November 6. Martyr Arethas and those with him, including Martyr Syncletica and her two daughters. BlessedElesbaan, king of Ethiopia. St. Athanasius, Patriarch of Constantinople. St. Arethas, recluse of the Pskov Caves. St. Sisoes, Schemamonk of the Kiev Caves. St. Theophilus the Silent of the Kiev Caves.…

Thursday, November 5 / October 23 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day Holy Apostle James the Brother of the Lord. Translation of the Relics of Blessed James of Borovichi, Wonderworker of Novgorod. St. Ignatius, Patriarch of Constantinople. St. Nicephorus of Constantinople. St. Petronius, disciple of St. Pachomius the Great. Photo of the Day The Kazan Church of the Mother of…

Wednesday, November 4 / October 22 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October22 / November 4. The Kazan Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos, commemorating the deliverance from the Poles in 1612 Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Abercius, Bishop of and Wonderworker of Hierapolis. The Holy Seven Youths(Seven Sleepers) of Ephesus (see August 4). Martyrs Alexander the bishop, Heraclius, Anna, Elizabeth, Theodota and…

Tuesday, November 3 / October 21 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 21 / November 3. St. Hilarion the Great. Repose of St. Hilarion, Bishop of Meglin in Bulgaria. Martyrs Dasius, Gaius, andZoticus at Nicomedia. Saints Theophilus and James, abbots of Omutch (Pskov). St. Hilarion, abbot of Pskov. St. Hilarion,Schemamonk of the Kiev Caves. St. Philotheus of Mt. Athos.…

Monday, November 2 / October 20 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October20 / November 2. Great-Martyr Artemis at Antioch. Martyrs Eboras and Eunous of Persia. St. Matrona of Chios. Martyr Zebinas of Caesaria in Palestine. Righteous Artemius of Verkolsk. St. Gerasimus the New, ascetic of Cephalonia. New-Martyr Ignatius of Mt. Athos. Repose of Abbot Theodosius (Popov) of Optina (1903)…

Sunday, November 1 / October 18 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October19 / November 1. Righteous John, Wonderworker of Kronstadt. Prophet Joel. Martyr Varus, and with him SixMonk-martyrs. Blessed Cleopatra and her son John, in Egypt. St. John, abbot of Rila in Bulgaria. Hieromartyr Sadoc (Sadoth),Bishop of Persia, and 128 Martyrs with him. St. Leontius the Philosopher of St.…

Saturday, October 31 / 18 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 18 / 31. Holy Apostle and Evangelist Luke. Martyr Marinus the Elder at Anazarbus. St. Julian the hermit of Mesopotamia. St. Mnason, Bishop of Cyprus. St. David, abbot of Serphukov. New-Martyrs Gabriel and Cirmidol of Egypt. (Greek Calendar: Saints Symeon, Theodore and Euprosynus, monks who found the…

Friday, October 30 / 17 (Church Calendar)

I’m traveling along the Oregon Coast, heading to San Francisco for a Pastoral Conference. Had difficulty finding WiFi this morning, so I’m late getting this off to all of you. May God bless your day+ Love in Christ, Abbot Tryphon Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 17 / 30. Prophet Hosea (Osee). Monk-martyr…

Thursday, October 29 / 16 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 16 / 29. Martyr Longinus the Centurion who stood at the Cross of the Lord [II Tim 2:1-10; Matt 27:33-54]. St. Malus the hermit. St. Eupraxia, abbess, before tonsure Princess Euphrosyne of Pskov. St. Longinus the gate-keeper of the Kiev Caves. St. Gall, Enlightener of Switzerland. (Greek…

Wednesday, October 28 / 15 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 15 / 28. St. Euthymius the New of Thessalonica, monk of Mt. Athos. Martyr Lucian, presbyter of Greater Antioch. (services combined) St. Sabinus, Bishop of Catania. Martyrs Sarbelius and Bebaia (Barbea) of Edessa. St. Dionysius, Archbishop of Suzdal. St. John, Bishop of Suzdal. Hieromartyr Lucian, presbyter of…

Tuesday, October 27 / 14 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 14 / 27. Martyrs Nazarius, Gervase, Protase and Celsius of Milan. St. Parasceve of Serbia. Hieromartyr Silvanus of Gaza. St. Nikola Sviatosha, prince of Chernigov and Wonderworker of the Kiev Caves. St. Cosmas, abbot of Yakhromsk. (Greek Calendar: St. Euthymius the New of Thessalonica, confessor. St. Ignatius…

Monday, October 26 / 13 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 13 / 26. Martyrs Carpus, Papylus, Agathadorus and Agathonica at Pergamus. Martyr Florentius of Thessalonica. Martyr Benjamin, deacon of Persia. St. Nicetas the Confessor of Paphlagonia. St. Benjamin of the Kiev Caves. New-Martyr Chryse (Zlata) of Bulgaria. St. Vannatius of Poitiers (Gaul). Icon of the Most Holy…