Monthly Archives: November 2016

Merry Nativity Fast!

15 November OS 2016 – Holy Martyrs Gurias, Samonas, and Abibus; St. Paissy Velichkovsky; New-Martyr Catherine of Mandra …when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance. For they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto … Continue reading

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God is with us

6 November OS 2016 – Saturday of the Seventh Week of St. Luke; St. Paul Archbishop of Constantinople the Confessor In today’s Gospel (Luke 9:1-6), we see the Lord gathering and sending out His Holy Apostles to preach, heal, and … Continue reading

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Whom we should fear

5 November OS 2016 – Friday of the Seventh Week of St. Luke; Holy Martyrs Galaction and Episteme Today’s Gospel reading is Luke 12:2-12. The Lord said to His disciples: There is nothing covered, that shall not be revealed; neither … Continue reading

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Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other

3 November OS 2016 – Wednesday of the Seventh Week of St. Luke; Holy Martyr Acepsimas and Companions; Translation of the Relics of the Great Martyr George In today’s Gospel, the Lord rebukes the egotism of the religious hypocrite: But … Continue reading

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Reasons to rejoice

25 October OS 2016 – Monday of the Sixth Week of St. Luke; Holy Martyrs Marcian and Martyrius; St. Tabitha the Merciful Today in the Holy Gospel, Our Lord instructs the apostles on the infinitely great privilege of being a … Continue reading

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