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Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of the British Isles and Ireland

Registered Charity Number: 1175538

Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East

'... And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch'

Acts 11:26

Today's Saints

Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Abercius (Averkios), bishop and Wonderworker of Hierapolis (ca. 167). The Holy Seven Youths ("Seven Sleepers") of Ephesus: Maximilian, Jamblichus, Martinian, Dionysius, Antoninus, Constantine (Hexakustodianos), and John (250). Holy Martyr Cecilia of Rome (ca. 230). Monk-martyr Bertharius and his Companions, slain by the Saracens at Montecassino (ca. 884).

British Isles & Ireland
St. Mellon of Cardiff, 1st bishop of Rouen (314).