We have a new Patriarch!

It is with great joy and gladness that I announce, WE HAVE A PATRIARCH! Metropolitan Kyrill has been elected Patriarch of Moscow and All Russian. Glory to God for His Great Mercy, and His Loving Kindness! Click on this site, and scroll down for photographs of the proceedings, which took place in Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Moscow. http://www.patriarchia.ru/db/text/541442.html

Tuesday, January 27 / January 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…

Monday, January 26 / January 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…

The Morning Offering

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Sunday, January 25 / January 12 (Church Calendar) Sunday after Theophany Saints of the Day Commemorated Today Martyr Tatiana of Rome. St. Sabbas I, Archbishop of Serbia. Martyr Mertius of Mauretania. Martyr Peter Apselamus of Palestine. St. Eupraxia of Tabenna in Egypt. Virgin Martyr Euthasia. St. Martinian of Byelozersk, abbot. Blessed Galacteon,…

The Morning Offering

I’ve been told that some of you may be missing The Morning Offering, because your computer is removing it as “spam”. As well, it has also come to my attention that my whole daily offering could be sidelined, should I reach an email list number that would cause the whole thing to be deleted as spam. I’m thus creating a…

Introducing my new blog

I’ve been emailing The Morning Offering to almost five hundred individuals each morning, as a way of providing a way for those who’ve subscribed to my list, to start their days with the daily Scripture readings, quotes of the Fathers of the Church, and photos. Since the list has become rather large, I am now offering this on my own…