Wednesday, February 24 / 11 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day February 11 / 24. Hieromartyr Blaise, Bishop of Sebaste. St. Demetrius, monk, wonderworker of Priluki (Vologda). St. Vsevelod (inholy baptism Gabriel), wonderworker of Pskov. St. Theodora, wife of Emperor Theophilus the Iconoclast. New-Martyr George of Serbia. (Greek Calendar: St. George, abbot in Serbia.) Repose of Archbishop Simon of…

Tuesday, February 23 / 10 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day February 10 / 23. Hieromartyr Charalampus, Bishop of Magnesia in Thessaly, and Martyrs Porphyrius and Baptus.MartyrsEnnatha, Valentina, and Paula of Palestine. St. Prochorus of the Kiev Caves. Saints Joachim, Luke, Germanus, Arcadius, Gregory,Martyrius, Anthony, Basil and Symeon, Bishops of Novgorod. St. Anna, wife of Yaroslav I. St. Anna,…

Monday, February 22 / 9 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day February 9 / 22. Opening of the Relics of St. Innocent of Irkutsk. Martyr Nicephorus of Antioch. Hieromartyrs Marcellus, Bishop of Sicily, Philagrius, Bishop of Cyprus, and Pancratius, Bishop of Taormina. Martyr Peter Damascene. Saints Nicephorus and Gennadius, monks of Vazheozersk (Vologda). St. Pancratius, hieromonk of the Kiev…

Sunday, February 21 / 8 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Sunday of Orthodoxy Saints of the Day February 8 / 21. Great-Martyr Theodore Stratelites (the General) and Prophet Zachariah. St. Sabbas II,Archbishop of Serbia. (Greek Calendar: Martyrs Nicephorus and Stephen. Martyrs Philadelphus and Polycarp. St. Macarius, Bishop of Paphus. St. Pergetus. Photo of the Day Vashon Island, as seen from Point Defiance…

Saturday, February 20 / 7 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! First week of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 7 / 20. St. Parthenius, Bishop of Lampasacus on the Hellespont. St. Luke of Hellas. The 1,003 Martyrs of Nicomedia.(Greek Calendar: Six Martyrs of Phrygia. St. Peter of Monovatia, monk. Martyr Theopemptus and Synodia. St. Aprionus, Bishop ofCyprus. New-Martyr…

Friday, February 19 / 6 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! First week of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 6 / 19. St. Bucolus, Bishop of Smyrna. Martyr Julian of Emesa. Virgin Martyr Fausta, and with her Evilasius and Maximus, at Cyzicus. Virgin Martyr Dorothy, two sisters Christina and Callista, and Theophilus, at Caesaria in Cappadocia. Virgin Martyrs…

Thursday, February 18 / 5 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! First week of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 5 / 18. Martyr Agatha of Palermo in Sicily. Martyr Theodula of Anazarbus in Cilicia, and with her Martyrs Helladius, Macarius, and Evagrius. St. Polyeuctus, Patriarch of Constantinople. St. Theodosius, Archbishop of Chernigov. New-Martyr Anthony of Athens. New-Martyrs Matushka…

Wednesday, February 17 / 4 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! First week of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 4 / 17. St. Isidore of Pelusium, monk. St. George, prince of Vladimir. St. Cyril, abbot, wonderworker of Novoezersk (Novgorod). St. Nicholas the Confessor, abbot of the Studion. Martyr Jadorus. Hieromartyr Abramius, Bishop of Arbela in Assyria.St. John, Bishop…

Tuesday, February 16 / 3 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! First week of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 3 / 16. Holy and Righteous Symeon the God-receiver and Anna the Prophetess Prophet Azarias. Martyrs Adrian and Eubulus at Caesaria in Cappadocia. St. Symeon, first Bishop of Tver. St. Ansgar, Bishop of Hamburg, enlightener of Denmark and Sweden.…

Fwd: The Morning Offering

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Beginning of the Great and Holy Fast Saints of the Day February 2 / 15.  New-Martyr Jordan of Trebizond. New-MartyrGabriel at Constantinople. (Greek Calendar: Martyr Agathadorus of Cappadocia.) Repose of Schemamonk Seraphim of Valaam(1860). Photo of the Day Photo taken during the Forgiveness Sunday Liturgy. (click for enlargement) Quote of the Day…

Sunday, February 14 / 1 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Forgiveness Sunday Meeting of Our LordProstrating before all of you, I humbly ask for your forgiveness for any and all offenses that I have caused in the course of this past year. May this Great Lenten Fast be one filled with sincere repentance, humility and brotherly love, and may we all remember,…