Wednesday, January 27 / 14 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 14 / 27. Apodosis of the Theophany. The Holy Fathers slain at Sinai and Raithu: Isaiah, Sabbas, Moses and his discipleMoses, Jeremiah, Paul, Adam, Sergius, Domnus, Proclus, Hypatius, Isaac, Macarius, Mark, Benjamin, Eusebius, Elias andothers. St. Stephen, abbot of Chenolakos Monastery near Chalcedon. St. Theodulus, son of…

Tuesday, January 26 / 13 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 13 / 26. Afterfeast of the Theophany. Martyrs Hermylus and Stratonicus at Belgrade. Martyr Peter of Anium, at Hierapolis.St. James, Bishop of Nisibis. Martyr Athanasius. Martyrs Pachomius and Papyrinus in Greece. St. Maximus of Kavsokalyvia Sketeon Mt. Athos. St. Irinarch of Rostov. St. Eleazar of Anzersk Island…

Monday, January 25 / 12 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 12 / 25. Martyr Tatiana of Rome. St. Sabbas I, Archbishop of Serbia. Martyr Mertius of Mauretania. Martyr PeterApselamus of Palestine. St. Eupraxia of Tabenna in Egypt. Virgin Martyr Euthasia. St. Martinian of Byelozersk, abbot. Blessed Galacteon, disciple of St. Martinian. (Greek Calendar: Eight Martyrs of Nicea.…

Islam: A religion of “tolerance and peaceful coexistence”

If we are not aware of that which happened to the native peoples of Egypt, we Westerners will find our own heritage, religion, and history (and children), stolen from us. Islam is not a religion of tolerance and peaceful coexistence, no matter what the “politically correct” are telling us. If we do not study history, we are bound to repeat…

Sunday, January 24 / 11 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Publican and Pharisee Saints of the Day January 11 / 24. St. Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch. St. Michael of Klops Monastery, fool-for-Christ (Novgorod). St.Theodosius of Antioch. St. Stephen of Placidian near Constantinople. St. Theodore. St. Agapius of Apamea in Syria. MartyrMairus. St. Theodosius, Metropolitan of Trebizond. (Greek Calendar: St. Romil the…

Saturday, January 23 / 10 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 10 / 23. Afterfeast of the Theophany. St. Gregory of Nyssa. St. Dometian, bishop of Melitene. St. Marcian, presbyter of Constantinople. St. Paul, abbot of Obnora (Vologda), and his disciple St. Macarius, abbot of Pisma Monastery. Blessed Theosebiathe deaconess, sister of St. Basil the Great and St.…

Friday, January 22 / 9 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 9 / 22. Afterfeast of the Theophany. Martyr Polyeuctus of Melitine in Armenia. Hieromartyr Philip, Metropolitan of Moscow and All Russia. St. Eustratius the wonderworker. Prophet Shemaiah (Samaia, Semeias) (III Kgs 12:22). St. Peter, Bishop of Sebaste in Armenia, and brother of St. Basil the Great and…

Thursday, January 21 / 8 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 8 / 21. St. George the Chozebite, abbot. St. Domnica of Constantinople. St. Emilian the Confessor, bishop of Cyzicus. St.Gregory of the Kiev Caves. St. Elias the hermit of Egypt. Martyrs Julian and his wife Basilissa, and with them Marcionilla and herson Celsus, Anthony, Anastasius, seven children…

Wednesday, January 20 / 7 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 7 / 20. Synaxis of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist, John [Acts 19:1-8; Jn 1:29-34]. New-MartyrAthanasius of Attalia. Photo of the Day Orthodox clergy gathered for the March for Life in Olympia, Washington. Well over six thousand people stood on the state capital steps, giving…

Tuesday, January 19 / 6 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Holy Theophany Saints of the Day January 6 / 19. THE HOLY THEOPHANY OF OUR LORD, GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST. New Hieromartyr Romanus,beheaded by the Turks. New-Martyrs priest Andrew, and with him Lydia, Domnica, Maria and his two daughters (1919). Repose of Schemamonk Nicholas of Valaam (1824), Schemamonk Sergius (Yanovsky), disciple…

Monday, January 18 / 5 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day January 5 / 18. Fast day; wine and oil allowed. Eve of the Theophany. Martyrs. Theopemptus, Bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas.St. Syncletica of Alexandria. Prophet Micah. Virgin Apollinaris of Egypt. St. Gregory of Crete, monk. St. Phosterius the hermit. St.Menas of Sinai. Martyr Theoidus. Martyr Sais. New-Martyr Romanus…

Sunday, January 17 / 4 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Forefeast of the Theophany Saints of the Day January 4 / 17. Forefeast of the Theophany. Synaxis of the Seventy Apostles: James the brother of the Lord, Markthe Evangelist, Luke the Evangelist, Cleopas the brother of Joseph the Betrothed, Symeon the son of Cleopas, Barnabas, Justus,Thaddaeus, Ananias, Stephen the Archdeacon; Philip, Prochorus,…