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I received a number of emails with inquiries as to how to contribute to the monastery. Checks can be made out to: All-Merciful Saviour Monastery and mailed toP.O. Box 2420, Vashon Island, WA 98070-2420.Thank you so much for whatever you are able to do in support of the holy brotherhood. Your prayers are especially coveted. Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory…

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Saturday, February 14 / February 1 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day February 1 / 14. Martyr Tryphon of Campsada (Lampsakon) near Apamea in Syria. Martyrs Perpetua, a woman of Carthage, and the catechumens Saturus, Revocatus, Saturninus, Secundulus, and Felicitas. St. Peter the Galatian, hermit near Antioch in Syria.St. Vendemianus (Bendemianus), hermit of Bithynia. St. Basil, Archbishop of Thessalonica. New-Martyr…

Metropolitan Laurus Library

Friday, February 13 / January 31 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 31 / February 13. Holy wonderworkers and unmercenaries Cyrus and John. Martyrs Athanasia and her daughtersTheoctiste, Theodotia and Eudoxia, at Canopus in Egypt. St. Nicetas of the Kiev Caves, Bishop of Novgorod. Martyrs Victorinus,Victor, Nicephorus, Claudius, Diodorus, Serapion, and Papias of Egypt. Martyr Tryphaenes at Cyzicus. St.…

The Proskomedia Service

Thursday, February 12 / January 30 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 30 / February 12. Synaxis of the Three Hierarchs: Saints Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom.Hieromartyr Hippolytus, pope of Rome, and with him Martyrs Censorinus, Sabinus, Ares, the virgin Chryse, and with her Martyrs Felix, Maximus, Herculianus, Venerius, Styracius, Mennas, Commodus, Hermes, Maurus, Eusebius,…

We're Longing for Spring!

Wednesday, February 11 / January 29 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 29 / February 11. Translation of the Relics of Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-bearer, Bishop of Antioch St. Laurence, recluseof the Kiev Caves. Martyrs Romanus, James, Philotheus, Hyperechius, Abibus, Julian, and Paregorius, at Samosota. MartyrsSilvanus, Bishop of Emesa, Luke the deacon, and Mocius (Mucius) the reader. St. Aphraates…

Fisher Pond

Tuesday, February 10 / January 28 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 28 / February 10. St. Ephraim the Syrian St. Theodosius, abbot of Totma (Vologda). St. Paladius the hermit of Antioch. St.Ephraim, wonderworker of Novotorzhk. St. Ephraim, Bishop of Pereyaslavl (Kiev Caves). St. Isaac the Syrian, Bishop of Ninevah (ascetic writer). (Greek Calendar: St. James the Ascetic of…

A Vashon Island Beach

Monday, February 9 / January 27 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 27 / February 9. Translation of the relics of St. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople.St. Peter of Egypt.New-Martyr Demetrius at Constantinople. St. Titus the Soldier, monk of the Kiev Caves. New Hieromartyr Peter Zverev (1929).(Greek Calendar: Translation of the Relics of St. Marciana the Queen to the…

Aerial View of Monastery

Sunday, February 8 / January 26 (Church Calendar) Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee / New Martyrs of Russia Saints of the Day January 26 / February 8. St. Xenophon and his wife, St. Mary, and their two sons, Saints Arcadius and John, of Constantinople. St.Symeon the Ancient of Mt. Sinai. Martyrs Ananias presbyter, Peter, and seven soldiers, in…

Hammie

Saturday, February 7 / January 25 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day Archbishop of Constantinople. St. Publius, ascetic of Syria. St. Mares the Singer of Syria. Martyrs Felicitas of Rome and seven sons: Januarius, Felix, Philip, Silvanus, Alexander, Vitalis, and Martial. St.Moses, Archbishop of Novgorod. St. Castinus, Bishop of Byzantium. St. Demetrius Skevophylax of Constantinople. New-MartyrVladimir, Metropolitan of Kiev (1918),…

From the Highest Point

Friday, February 6 / January 24 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 24 / February 6. St. Xenia of Rome and her two female slaves. St. Macedonius, hermit of Syria. Martyrs Babylas of Sicilyand his two disciples, Timothy and Agapius. Translation of the Relics of St. Anastasius the Persian. Martyrs Paul, Pausirius, andTheodotian, of Egypt. St. Philo, Bishop of…

Aerial of Monastery

Thursday, February 5 / January 23 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 23 / February 5. Hieromartyr Clement, Bishop of Ancyra, and Martyr Agathangelus [Heb 13:7-16; Jn 10:9-16]. St. Paulinus the Merciful, Bishop of Nola. St. Mausimas the Syrian, monk. St. Salamanes the Silent of the Euprates, monk. St. Gennadius of Kostroma, monk. Commemoration of the Sixth Ecumenical Council.…

Plaza Fountain and Temple

Wednesday, February 4 / January 22 (Church Calendar) Saints of the Day January 22 / February 4. Apostle Timothy of the Seventy [II Tim 1:3-9; Lk 19:1-15]. Monk-martyr Anastasius the Persian. Martyrs Manuel, Parodus, presbyters; and 377 companions in Bulgaria. Martyr Anastasius the deacon of the Kiev Caves. St. Macarius,abbot of Zhabyn. St. Ioasaph, Enlightener of Alaska and the American…