Month: June 2014

2nd SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

June 22, 2014 2nd SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST — Tone 1. All Saints of America (All Saints of Russia). Hieromartyr Eusebius, Bishop of Samosata (380). Martyrs Zeno and his servant, Zenas, of Philadelphia (304). Martyrs Galacteon, Juliana, and Saturninus, of Constantinople. St. Alban, Protomartyr of Britain (ca. 287). Hieromartyr Nicetas of Remesiana (414-420). Martyr Nicetas the […]

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1st SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

June 15, 2014 1st SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST — Tone 8. All Saints. Prophet Amos (8th c. B.C.). St. Jonah, Metropolitan of Moscow (1461). Ven. Gregory and Cassian, Abbots of Avnezhk (Vologdá—1392). Martyrs Vitus, Modestus, and Crescentia, at Lucania (ca. 303). Martyr Dulas of Cilicia (4th c.). St. Dulas the Passionbearer, of Egypt. St. Jerome (Hieronymus) […]

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8th SUNDAY OF PASCHA

June 8, 2014 8th SUNDAY OF PASCHA — Tone 7. HOLY PENTECOST: FEAST OF THE HOLY TRINITY. Translation of the Relics of the Greatmartyr Theodore Stratelates (319). St. Theodore, Bishop of Rostov and Suzdal’ (1023). Finding of the Relics of Ss. Basil and Constantine, Princes of Yaroslavl’ (13th c.). St. Ephraim, Patriarch of Antioch (545). […]

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7th SUNDAY OF PASCHA

June 1, 2014 7th SUNDAY OF PASCHA — Tone 6. Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council. Afterfeast of Ascension. Martyr Justin the Philosopher and those with him at Rome: Martyrs Justin, Chariton and his wife, Charity, Euelpistus, Hierax, Peon, Valerian, and Justus (166 A.D.). Ven. Dionysius, Abbot of Glushétsk (Vologdá—1437). Ven. Agápit, Unmercenary Physician, […]

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6th SUNDAY OF PASCHA

May 25, 2014 6th SUNDAY OF PASCHA — Tone 5. Third Finding of the Honorable Head of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John (ca. 850). Blind Man. Hieromartyr Therapon, Bishop of Cyprus (14th c.). Hieromartyr Urban, Pope of Rome (230).

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5th SUNDAY OF PASCHA

May 18, 2014 5th SUNDAY OF PASCHA — Tone 4. Samaritan Woman. Martyr Theodotus of Ancyra, and with him Martyrs Peter, Dionysius, Andrew, Paul, Christina, and the seven Virgin Martyrs: Alexandra, Tecusa, Claudia, Phaïna, Euphraisa, Matrona, and Julia, who suffered under Decius (303). Martyrs Simeon, Isaac and Bachtisius, of Persia (4th c.). Martyrs Heraclius, Paulinus, […]

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