Thursday, December 3 / November 20 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 20 / December 3. Forefeast of the Entry into the Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos. St. Gregory Decapolites. St.Proclus, Archbishop of Constantinople [Heb 7:26-8:2; Jn 10:9-16]. Martyrs Eustace, Thespisius and Anatolius of Nicaea. MartyrDasius of Dorostorum. Martyrs Azaes the eunuch, Savonius, Thecla, Anna; Hieromartyrs Nerses and…

Wednesday, December 2 / November 19 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 19 / December 2. Prophet Obadiah (Abdias). Martyr Barlaam of Caesarea in Cappadocia. (services combined) St.Barlaam and St. Ioasaph, prince of India, and St. Abenner the king, father of St. Ioasaph. Martyr Azes of Isauria and with him 150soldiers. Martyr Heliodorus in Pamphylia. St. Barlaam, abbot of…

Tuesday, December 1 / November 18 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 18 / December 1. Martyr Platon of Ancyra. Martyr Romanus the Deacon of Caesarea. Martyr Romanus. St. Barulas theYouth of Antioch. Martyrs Zacchaeus the Deacon and Alphaeus of Caesaria in Palestine. New-Martyrs Anastasius of Epirus andDaniel. Photo of the Day “Come, let us go up to the…

Monday, November 30 / 17 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 17 / 30. St. Gregory the Wonderworker of Neo-Caesarea St. Nicon, abbot of Radonezh, disciple of St. Sergius. St Lazarus the Iconographer of Constantinople. St. Longinus of Egypt. St. Gennadius of Vatopedi (Mt. Athos). Martyr Gobron(Michael) and 133 soldiers of Georgia. St. Maximus (Maximian), Patriarch of Constantinople…

Sunday, November 29 / 16 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 16 / 29. Holy Apostle and Evangelist Matthew. St. Fulvianus, prince of Ethiopia, in holy baptism Matthew St. Sergius, abbot of Malopinega. Repose of Schemamonk John the Fingerless, disciple of St. Paisius Velichkovsky (1843) NewHieromartyr Philoumenos of Jacob’s Well, by the Jews Photo of the Day Our…

Saturday, November 28 / 15 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 15 / 28.. Repose of St. Herman, Wonderworker of Alaska Holy Martyrs and Confessors Gurias,Samonas and Abibus of Edessa. Martyrs Elpidius, Marcellus and Eustochius who suffered under Julianthe Apostate. Martyr Demetrius of Thrace. St. Quinctian, Bishop of Seleucia. St. Philip, abbot of Rabang (Vologda). St. Paisius(Velichkovsky) of…

Friday, November 27 / 14 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 14 / 27. Holy and All-praised Apostle Philip. St. Gregory Palamas, Archbishop of Thessalonica. St. Justinian the Emperor and his wife St Theodora. St. Philip, abbot of Irap near Novgorod. New-Martyr Panteleimon the youth of Asia Minor. New-Martyr Constantine of Hydra (Mt. Athos) Photo of the Day…

Thursday, November 26 / 13 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Thanksgiving Day Saints of the Day November 13 / 26. St. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople. Martyrs Antoninus, Nicephorus, and Germanus of Caesaria in Palestine. Martyr Manetha of Caesaria in Palestine. New-Martyr Damascene of Mt. Athos. St. Quintianus, Bishop ofClermont (Gaul). Repose of schema-nun Irene Myrtidiotissa of Chios (1960) and Archbishop Ioasaph…

Letter written by the wife of the Newly Martyred Moscow priest

the wife of the newly martyred priest, gunned down by a Muslim in his own church, in Moscow, Russia. Let us contemplate the great sacrifice made by this priest, for the Christ he so loved, and the Muslim people, he so dearly cared about, and whom he wanted to personally know this very Christ. Holy New Martyr Daniel, pray to…

Wednesday, November 25 / 12 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 12 / 25. St. John the Merciful, Patriarch of Alexandria. St. Nilus the Faster of Sinai. Prophet Ahijah (Achias) Blessed John the Hairy, fool-for-Christ at Rostov. St. Leon, Patriarch of Constantinople. New-Martyr Sabbas Nigdelinus of Constantinople. New-Martyr Nicholas of Constantinople. St. Nilus the Myrrh-gusher of Mt. Athos.…

Tuesday, November 24 / 11 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 11 / 24. Martyrs Menas of Egypt, Victor at Damascus, and Vincent of Spain. St. Theodore the confessor, abbot of the Studion. Martyr Stephanida (Stephanis) of Spain. Repose of Blessed Maximus of Moscow. Repose of St. Stephen Dechani of Serbia. St. Martyrius, abbot of Zelensk (Pskov) St.…

Monday, November 23 / 10 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 10 / 23. Apostles Erastus, Olympas, Herodion, Sosipater, Quartus, and Tertius of the Seventy. Martyr Orestes ofCappadocia. St. Theocteristus, abbot of Symbola on Mt. Olympus. Hieromartyr Milos (Miles), Bishop of Persia, and two disciples St. Nonnus, Bishop of Heliopolis. Martyr Constantine, prince of Georgia. (Greek Calendar: Great-Martyr…