His Eminence Silouan of the British Isles and Ireland

The Patriarchate of Antioch and all the East

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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 begins: wine and oil allowed
Tone 5 – Eothinon 6
6th after Pentecost, 6th of Matthew
The Procession of the Precious and Lifegiving Cross of the Lord

Commemorations:
Holy Seven Maccabaean Martyrs: Abimus, Antoninus, Gurias, Eleazar, Eusabonus, Alimus, and Marcellus, their mother Solomonia, and their teacher, Eleazar (166 BC). St. Timothy the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Priconissus of Peloponnesus. Holy Martyr Elessa of Cythera.

British Isles and Ireland:
St. Rioch, abbot of Innisboffin (480). Holy Martyr Almedha of Breon (6th C). St. Kenneth the hermit (6th C). St. Æthelwold, bishop of Winchester (984). St. Peregrinus (643).

Today’s Readings

Romans 12:6-14Matthew 9:1-8
For the Commemoration: 1 Corinthians 1:18-24; John 19:6-11, 13-20, 25-28, 30-35

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


FEATURES

St Hybald, Scunthorpe - a New Mission and a recent Pilgrimage

St Hybald, Scunthorpe – a New Mission and a recent Pilgrimage

Our First Annual Pilgrimage to St Hybald Our Orthodox Christian Mission in North Lincolnshire was launched with a pilgrimage to ...
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Blessing your own home at Theophany

Blessing your own home at Theophany

House Blessing Instructions ...
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2021 Calendar Orders

2021 Calendar Orders

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Coronavirus and the Archdiocese

Coronavirus and the Archdiocese

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EVENTS

"Orthodoxy in Ireland" Interview

“Orthodoxy in Ireland” Interview

Fr John (Hickey) was interviewed recently by Bobby Maddex of ...
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Fr Michael Keiser - Memory Eternal!

Fr Michael Keiser – Memory Eternal!

Archpriest Michael Keiser reposed in the Lord on the Feast ...
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Sayedna's Visit to Ilam and Dresden

Sayedna’s Visit to Ilam and Dresden

Sayedna Silouan presided at the Liturgy for St Bertram on ...
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Visit to Poole, Ordination of Fr Alexander

Visit to Poole, Ordination of Fr Alexander

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! On Thomas Sunday, ...
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MEDIA

Galleries

Galleries

Galleries Archdiocesan Conference 2019 - View Gallery Doncaster Ordination 2018 ...
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Videos

Videos

Video and Music - An Invitation to Orthodox Christianity A ...
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Orthodox Christian Prayer

Orthodox Christian Prayer

What is true prayer, and how can we acquire it? ...
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Enthronement Video

Enthronement Video

The Enthronement of His Eminence, Silouan Metropolitan of the British ...
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