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1
The Holy Seven Maccabee Children, Solomone Their Mother, and Eleazar Their Teacher
The Holy Seven Maccabee Children, Solomone Their Mother, and Eleazar Their Teacher
Aug 1 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/1/2019 Saints and Feasts: Procession of the Precious Cross, The Holy Seven Maccabee Children, Solomone Their Mother, and Eleazar Their Teacher, Timothy the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Priconissus, Elesa the Righteous-Martyr[...]
2
Translation of the Relics of Stephen the Protomartyr
Translation of the Relics of Stephen the Protomartyr
Aug 2 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/2/2019 Saints and Feasts: Translation of the Relics of Stephen the Protomartyr, Holy Glorious New Martyr Theodore of Dardanelles, Phocas the Martyr, Plegmund, Archbishop of Canterbury Strict Fast Epistle Reading:[...]
3
Isaacius, Dalmatus, & Faustus, Ascetics of the Dalmation Monastery
Isaacius, Dalmatus, & Faustus, Ascetics of the Dalmation Monastery
Aug 3 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/3/2019 Saints and Feasts: Isaacius, Dalmatus, & Faustus, Ascetics of the Dalmation Monastery, Salome the Holy Myrrhbearer, Theoctistus the Wonderworker Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed) Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s[...]
4
7th Sunday of Matthew
7th Sunday of Matthew
Aug 4 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/4/2019 Saints and Feasts: Seven Holy Youths of Ephesus Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed) Plagal of the Second Tone Seventh Orthros Gospel Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the[...]
5
Eusignius the Martyr of Antioch
Eusignius the Martyr of Antioch
Aug 5 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/5/2019 Saints and Feasts: Forefeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Eusignius the Martyr of Antioch, Our Righteous Father Eugene of Aitola, Euthymios, Patriarch of Constantinople,[...]
6
Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Aug 6 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/6/2019 Saints and Feasts: Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Epistle Reading: St. Peter’s Second Universal Letter 1:10-19 BRETHREN, be more zealous to confirm[...]
7
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Aug 7 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/7/2019 Saints and Feasts: Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, The Holy Righteous Martyr Dometius, Our Holy Father Nicanorus the Wonderworker, Theodosius the New, Sozon[...]
8
Emilian the Confessor & Bishop of Cyzikos
Emilian the Confessor & Bishop of Cyzikos
Aug 8 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/8/2019 Saints and Feasts: Emilian the Confessor & Bishop of Cyzikos, Our Holy Father Myronus the Wonderworker, Bishop of Crete, Holy New Martyrs Triantaphillus of Zagoras and Anastasius of Thessolonica,[...]
9
The Holy Apostle Matthias
The Holy Apostle Matthias
Aug 9 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/9/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Apostle Matthias , Anthony the Martyr of Alexandria, Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Constantine, Patriarch of Constantinople, Euthymios[...]
10
Laurence the Holy Martyr & Archdeacon of Rome
Laurence the Holy Martyr & Archdeacon of Rome
Aug 10 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/10/2019 Saints and Feasts: Laurence the Holy Martyr & Archdeacon of Rome, Chitus of Athens, Bishop of Rome, Hippolytus the Martyr of Rome, Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord[...]
11
8th Sunday of Matthew
8th Sunday of Matthew
Aug 11 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/11/2019 Saints and Feasts: Euplus the Holy Martyr & Archdeacon of Cantania, Our Holy Father Niphonus, Patriarch of Constantinople, Commemoration of St. Spyridon’s Miracle in Corfu against the Turkish invasion[...]
12
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Aug 12 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/12/2019 Saints and Feasts: Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, The Holy Martyrs Photius and Anicetus of Nicomedia, Sergios, Stephen and Kastor, Palamon, Elder of[...]
13
Apodosis of the Transfiguration
Apodosis of the Transfiguration
Aug 13 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/13/2019 Saints and Feasts: Apodosis of the Transfiguration, Maximus the Confessor, Our Righteous Fathers Sergius, Stephanus, Castor and Palamonus, Dorotheus, Abba of Gaza, Tikhon of Zadonsk Strict Fast Epistle Reading:[...]
14
Forefeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
Forefeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
Aug 14 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/14/2019 Saints and Feasts: Forefeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary, The Holy Prophet Michaias (Micah), Holy Hieromartyr Marcellus, Bishop of Apameia,[...]
15
The Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
The Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
Aug 15 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/15/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the Philippians 2:5-11 Brethren, have this mind[...]
16
Translation of the Image of Our Lord and God and Savior, Jesus Christ
Translation of the Image of Our Lord and God and Savior, Jesus Christ
Aug 16 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/16/2019 Saints and Feasts: Translation of the Image of Our Lord and God and Savior, Jesus Christ, Diomedes the Physician & Martyr of Tarsus, Timothy of Euripus, founder of the[...]
17
Myron the Martyr of Cyzicus
Myron the Martyr of Cyzicus
Aug 17 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/17/2019 Saints and Feasts: Myron the Martyr of Cyzicus, Straton, Philip, Eutychian, & Cyprian the Martyrs of Nicomedea, Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and[...]
18
9th Sunday of Matthew
9th Sunday of Matthew
Aug 18 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/18/2019 Saints and Feasts: Floros & Lauros the Monk-martyrs of Illyria, Hermos the Martyr, Leontus the martyr, John & George, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Relics of Arsenios the Righteous of Paros,[...]
19
Andrew the General & Martyr & his 2,593 soldiers
Andrew the General & Martyr & his 2,593 soldiers
Aug 19 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/19/2019 Saints and Feasts: Andrew the General & Martyr & his 2,593 soldiers, Holy Martyrs Timothy, Agapius and Thecla, Theophanes the New Wonderworker of Macedonia, Afterfeast of the Dormition of[...]
20
Samuel the Prophet
Samuel the Prophet
Aug 20 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/20/2019 Saints and Feasts: Samuel the Prophet, Holy Martyr Luke of Bouleutos, Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary, Stephen, First King[...]
21
The Holy Apostle Thaddaeus
The Holy Apostle Thaddaeus
Aug 21 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/21/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Apostle Thaddaeus, The Holy Martyr Bassa and Her Sons: Theognis, Agapius, and Pistus, Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos[...]
22
The Holy Martyr Agathonicus
The Holy Martyr Agathonicus
Aug 22 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/22/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Martyr Agathonicus, Holy Martyr Anthuse, Athanasios the Hieromartyr & Bishop of Tarsus, Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and[...]
23
Apodosis of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
Apodosis of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary
Aug 23 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/23/2019 Saints and Feasts: Apodosis of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary, Our Holy Father Ireneaus, Bishop of Lyons, Our Holy Father Kallinikos,[...]
24
Eutyches the Hieromartyr & Disciple of St. John the Theologian
Eutyches the Hieromartyr & Disciple of St. John the Theologian
Aug 24 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/24/2019 Saints and Feasts: Eutyches the Hieromartyr & Disciple of St. John the Theologian, Cosmas of Aetolia, Equal to the Apostles, The Translation of the Relics of Dionysios of Zakynthos,[...]
25
10th Sunday of Matthew
10th Sunday of Matthew
Aug 25 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/25/2019 Saints and Feasts: Return of the Body of Bartholomew the Glorious Apostle, Titus the Apostle of the 70, John the Cappadocian, Epiphanius and Menas, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Holy Father[...]
26
The Holy Martyrs Adrian and Natalie
The Holy Martyrs Adrian and Natalie
Aug 26 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/26/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Martyrs Adrian and Natalie, Our Righteous Father Joseph, Icon of the Mother of God of Vladimir Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews[...]
27
Holy Martyr Phanurius
Holy Martyr Phanurius
Aug 27 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/27/2019 Saints and Feasts: Pimen the Great, Holy Martyr Phanurius, Anthousa the Martyr, Poimen of Palestine, Hosisos the Confessor, Liverios, Pope of Rome, Monica Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Second Letter[...]
28
Moses the Black of Scete
Moses the Black of Scete
Aug 28 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/28/2019 Saints and Feasts: Moses the Black of Scete, Diomedes & Laurence the Martyrs, 33 Martyrs of Nicomedea, Job of Pochaev , Synaxis of the Kiev Cave Fathers Strict Fast[...]
29
Beheading of the Holy and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John
Beheading of the Holy and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John
Aug 29 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/29/2019 Saints and Feasts: Beheading of the Holy and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John, Theodora of Thessaloniki, Anastasios the New Martyr of Bulgaria Strict Fast Epistle Reading: Acts of[...]
30
Apodosis of the Feast of the Forerunner
Apodosis of the Feast of the Forerunner
Aug 30 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/30/2019 Saints and Feasts: Apodosis of the Feast of the Forerunner, Alexander, John, and Paul the New, Patriarchs of Constantinople, Phantinos the Righteous of Calabria, 16 Monk-martyrs of Thebes, 6[...]
31
The Placing of the Honorable Sash of the Most Holy Theotokos
The Placing of the Honorable Sash of the Most Holy Theotokos
Aug 31 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 8/31/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Placing of the Honorable Sash of the Most Holy Theotokos, Cyprian the Hieromartyr & Bishop of Carthage, Gennadius Scholarus, Patriarch of Constantinople, Aidan, Bishop of[...]