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…

Sunday, October 25 / 12 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 12 / 25. Martyrs Probus, Tarachus and Andronicus at Tarsus in Cilicia. St. Cosmas the Hymnographer, Bishop of Maiuma. Martyr Domnica of Anazarbus. St. Martin the Merciful, Bishop of Tours. (canon only) Saints Amphilochius, Macarius and Tarasius, abbots, and Theodosius, monk, of Glushetskry (Vologda). (Greek Calendar: Virgin…

Saturday, October 24 / 11 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 11 / 24. Holy Apostle Philip of the Seventy, one of the seven deacons. St. Theophanes the Confessor and Hymnographer, Bishop of Nicaea. Martyrs Zenaida (Zenais) and Philonilla of Tarsus in Cilicia. St. Theophanes, faster of the Kiev Caves. Saints Nectarius, Arcadius and Sinisius, Patriarch of Constantinople.…

Friday, October 23 / 10 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 10 / 23. Martyrs Eulampius and Eulampia at Nicomedia, and 200 Martyrs with them. Martyr Theotecnus of Antioch. St. Theophilus the Confessor of Bulgaria. St. Bassian of Constantinople. Blessed Andrew of Totma, fool-for-Christ. Martyrdom of the 26 Martyrs of Zographou Monastery on Mt. Athos, by the Latins:…

Thursday, October 22 / 9 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 9 / 22. Holy Apostle James, son of Alphaeus. St. Andronicus and his wife St. Athanasia of Egypt. Righteous Forefather Abraham and his nephew Righteous Lot. Martyrs Juventius and Maximus at Antioch. St. Peter of Galatia. St. Publia the Confessor of Antioch. St. Stephen the New of…

Wednesday, October 21 / 8 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day October 8 / 21. St. Pelagia the Penitent. Virgin Martyr Pelagia of Antioch. St. Thais (Taisia) of Egypt. St. Dositheus, abbot of Verkneostrov (Pskov). St. Tryphon, abbot of Vyatka. Martyr Ignatius of Bulgaria. Photo of the Day Novice Christos, serving the monastery’s Greek style coffee, Byzantium. Quote of…