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…

Sunday, November 22 / 9 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! St. Nectarius Kephalas, Metropolitan of Pentapolis Saints of the Day November 9 / 22. Martyrs Onesiphorus and Porphyrius of Ephesus. St. Matrona, abbess of Constantinople. St. Theoctiste of theisle of Lesbos. Martyr Alexander of Thessalonica. Martyr Anthony of Apamea. St. John the Short of Egypt Saints Eustolia and Sosipatra of Constantinople. St.…

Saturday, November 21 / 8 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 8 / 21. Synaxis of the Archangel Michael and the other Bodiless Powers: the Archangels Gabriel, Raphael Uriel,Salaphiel, Jegudiel, and Barachiel. Righteous Martha, Princess of Pskov. New-Martyr Michael the Blessed of Chernigov (1922) Repose of Metropolitan Philaret of NYC (1985) Photo of the Day Quote of the…

Friday, November 20 / 7 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 7 / 20. Holy 33 Martyrs of Melitene: Hieron, Hesychius, Nicander, Athanasius, Mamas, Barachius, Callinicus,Theogenes, Nicon, Longinus, Theodore, Valerius, Xanthius, Theodulus, Callimachus, Eugene, Theodochus, Ostrychius,Epiphanius, Maximian, Ducitius, Claudian, Theophilus, Gigantius, Dorotheus, Theodotus, Castrychius, Anicletus, Theomelius,Eutychius, Hilarion, Diodotus, and Amonitus. St. Lazarus the Wonderworker of Mt. Galesius near…

Thursday, November 19 / 6 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 6 / 19. St. Paul the Confessor, Archbishop of Constantinople St. Barlaam, abbot of Chutin (Novgorod). St. Luke, monk of Sicily. Martyrs Tecusa, Alexandra, Claudia, Matrona, Polactia, Euphrosyne, and Athanasia of Ancyra. St. Luke, steward of the KievCaves. Repose of St. Herman (Germanus), Archbishop of Kazan. St.…

Wednesday, November 18 / 5 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 5 / 18. Martyrs Galacteon and his wife Episteme at Emesa. Repose of St. Jonah, Archbishop of Novgorod. ApostlesPatrobus, Hermas, Linus, Gaius and Philologus of the Seventy. St. Gregory, Archbishop of Alexandria. Martyrs Domninus,Timothy, Theophilus, Theotimus, Dorotheus, Eupsychius, Carterius, Pamphilius, Agathangelus and Castorus of Palestine Hieromartyr Silvanus,…

Tuesday, November 17 / 4 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 4 / 17. St. Ioannicius the Great. Hieromartyrs Nicander, Bishop of Myra, and Hermas,presbyter. Blessed Simon of Yurievits. St. Nicander, abbot of Gorodensk (Novgorod). St. Mercurius, faster of the Kiev Caves. St Paul, Metropolitan of Tobolsk. St. Sylvia, mother of St. Gregory the Dialogist. (Greek Calendar: Martyr…

Monday, November 16 / 3 (Church Calendar)

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory to Him forever! Saints of the Day November 3 / 16. Martyrs Acepsimus the bishop, Joseph the presbyter, and Aeithalas the deacon, of Persia Dedication of theChurch of the Great-Martyr George in Lydda. (services combined) Martyrs Atticus, Agapius, Eudoxius, Carterius, Istucarius(Styrax), Pactobius (Tobias) and Nictopolion, at Sebaste. St. Acepsimas, hermit of Cyrrhus in Syria. St.…