FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT

March 24, 2013 FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT — Tone 1. Forefeast of the Annunciation. Sunday of Orthodoxy. Ven. Zachariah the Recluse. St. Artemius (Artemon), Bishop of Seleucia (1st-2nd c.). Ven. Zachariah, Ascetic, of the Kiev Caves (Far Caves—13th-14th c.). Martyrs Stephen and Peter of Kazan’ (1552). St. James (Jacob, Iago) the Confessor, Bishop of Catania (8th-9th c.). — Tone 1. Forefeast of the Annunciation. Sunday of Orthodoxy. Ven. Zachariah the Recluse. St. Artemius (Artemon), Bishop of Seleucia (1st-2nd c.). Ven. Zachariah, Ascetic, of the Kiev Caves (Far Caves—13th-14th c.). Martyrs Stephen and Peter of Kazan’ (1552). St. James (Jacob, Iago) the Confessor, Bishop of Catania (8th-9th c.).