His Eminence Silouan of the British Isles and Ireland

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“…And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch” 

Acts 11:26

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Today’s Saints

Dormition Fast: strict fast
Afterfeast of The Transfiguration

St. Emilian the Confessor, bishop of Cyzicus (820). St. Myron, bishop of Crete (c.350). St. Gregory of Sinai and Mt. Athos (1346). New Martyr Triandaphyllus of Zagora in Thessaly (1680). Translation of the relics (1566) of St. Zosimas (1478) and St. Sabbatius (1435) of Solovki. St. Gregory, Iconographer of the Kievan Caves (12th C). New Martyrs Anastasios (Spaso) of Radovishte in Strumica, and Triandaphylos who suffered at Thessalonica (1794).

British Isles and Ireland:
St. Ultan, abbot of Crayke (7th C). St. Ellidius of Hirnant in Powys (7th C).

Today’s Readings

1 Corinthians 11:31-12:6; Matthew 18:1-11

This month’s Saints and Readings page can be viewed here.


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