His Eminence Silouan of the British Isles and Ireland
“…And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch”
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Apostles’ Fast: fish, wine and oil allowed
Tone 1 – Eothinon 2
2nd after Pentecost, 2nd of Matthew
St. David of Thessalonica (c.540). St. John, bishop of the Goths in the Crimea (8th C). New Martyr David of St. Anne’s Skete, martyred in Thessalonica (1813). Appearance of the Tikhvin Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (1388).
British Isles and Ireland:
Translation of the relics of St. Brannock of Braunton. St. Corbican (8th C).
Romans 2:10-16; Matthew 4:18-23
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