Monday, December 7 / November 24 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 24 / December 7. Afterfeast of the Entry into the Temple. Great-Martyr Catherine of Alexandria [Eph 6:10-17; Lk21:12-19]. Great-Martyr Mercurius of Caesarea in Cappadocia. (services combined) Martyr Mercurius of Smolensk. MartyrsAugusta the Empress, Porphyrius, and 200 soldiers at Alexandria with Great-Martyr Catherine. Virgin Mastridia of Alexandria. St.Gregory…

Sunday, December 6 / November 23 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 23 / December 6. Afterfeast of the Entry into the Temple. St. Amphilochius, Bishop of Iconium. St. Gregory, Bishop ofAgrigentum [Heb 13:7-16; Matt 24:42-47]. Repose of St. Alexander Nevsky. St. Metrophanes (in schema Macarius), Bishop of Voronezh. St. Amphilocius of the Kiev Caves, Bishop of Volhynia. Martyr…

Saturday, December 5 / November 22 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 22 / December 5. Afterfeast of the Entry into the Temple. Apostles Philemon and Archippus. Martyr Apphia, wife ofPhilemon, and St. Onesimus, disciple of St. Paul. Martyrdom of St. Michael, prince of Tver. Martyrs Cecilia (canon only), Valerian,Tiburtius and Maximus at Rome. Martyr Procopius the reader at…

Friday, December 4 / November 21 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Entry of the Theotokos Saints of the Day November 21 / December 4. THE ENTRY OF THE MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS INTO THE TEMPLE [(1) Ex 40:1-5, 9, 10, 16, 34-35;(2) III Kgs 7:51; 8:1, 3-7, 9-11; (3) Ezek 43:27-44:4. Matins: Lk 1:39-49, 56. Liturgy: Heb 9:1-7; Lk 10:38-42; 11:27-28]. St.Yaropolk-Peter, prince of…

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…