Thursday, October 2, 2014

Saints and Feasts of October


1 - Holy Apostle Ananias of Damascus

1 - Three Chanters Gifted By the Theotokos: Sts. John Koukouzelis, Gregory Domestikos and Romanos the Melodist

1 - Saint Romanos the Melodist as a Model for our Lives

1 - Elder Porphyrios On St. Romanos the Melodist

1 - Saint John Koukouzelis as a Model for our Lives

1 - Saint Gregory the Domestikos of Great Lavra (+ 1405)

1 - Saint Remigius, Bishop of Rheims and Apostle of the Franks (+ 533)

1 - The Miraculous Icon of the Panagia Gorgoepikoos ("She Who Is Quick to Hear")

1 - A Miracle of Panagia Gorgoepikoos in Poland

1 - A Recent Miracle of Panagia Gorgoepikoos in Trikala

1 - Testimony of a Greek Colonel Concerning a Recent Miracle of Panagia Gorgoepikoos

1 - Commemoration of the Apparition of the Pillar With the Robe of the Lord Under it at Mtskheta in Georgia

1 - Feast of the Holy Protection of the Theotokos in Blachernae and OXI Day

1 - Why Greeks Celebrate the Holy Protection (Agia Skepi) on October 28th

First Sunday of October - Synaxis of All Saints of Cyprus

First Sunday of October - Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos the Vourliotissa

2 - Saints Cyprian and Justina the Martyrs

2 - The Temptation of St. Justina and the Repentance of St. Cyprian

2 - Saints Cyprian and Justina as Models for our Lives

2 - Testimony of a Miracle of St. Justina from 19th Century Russia

2 - A Miraculous Confirmation of the Lives of Sts. Cyprian and Justina

2 - Magicians Who Converted to Christianity

2 - Life and Visions of St. Andrew the Fool For Christ

2 - St. Nikodemos on the Prophecies of St. Andrew the Fool for Christ

2 - Saint Andrew the Fool and the Homosexual Eunuch

2 - The Life of the Holy Great Martyr Theodore Gavras (+ 1098)

2 - Holy New Martyr George the Sandalmaker from Philadelphia (+ 1794)

3 - Saint Dionysius the Areopagite Resource Page

3 - Saint Damaris of Athens

3 - Hesychius the Horebite and the Remembrance of Death

4 - Saint Hierotheos, First Bishop of Athens

4 - Saint Hierotheos as a Model for our Lives

4 - The Life and Miracles of Saint Paul the Simple

4 - Holy Abba Ammoun of Nitria, Father of Egyptian Monasticism

4 - A Pilgrimage to the Shrine of Saint John the Lampadistes in Cyprus

5 - Saint Charitine as a Model for our Lives

5 - Saint Mamelchta the Persian as a Model for our Lives

5 - St. Dionyisus of Alexandria and His Love For Truth

5 - Saint Evdokimos the Newly-Revealed of Vatopaidi

5 - Saint Methodia of Kimolos (+ 1908)

5 - Saint Methodia of Kimolos and her Canonization

6 - Saint Thomas the Apostle Resource Page

6 - Saint Kendeas the Wonderworker as a Model for our Lives

6 - Saint Innocent (Veniaminov), Metropolitan of Moscow and Missionary to Alaska

6 - Icon of St. Innocent of Moscow Begins Weeping at Khabarovsk Orthodox Seminary

7 - Saints Sergius and Bacchus as Models for our Lives

7 - Patriarchal Pilgrimage to the Church of Sts. Sergius and Bacchus in Constantinople

7 - Saint Polychronios the Hieromartyr

7 - St. John the Hermit and the 98 Fathers of Crete

7 - Saint John Triantaphyllides, the New Chrysostom and Merciful (+ 1903)

7 - Earthquakes in the Synaxarion of the Orthodox Church

8 - The Life of Saint Pelagia of Antioch, the Nun Who Was Once a Harlot

8 - Saint Pelagia of Antioch: A Repentant Harlot

8 - Saint Taisia, Who Was Formerly a Harlot

8 - Saint Pelagia the Virgin Martyr of Antioch

8 - Three Holy Responses to Sexual Immorality: Virgin Martyr Pelagia, Venerable Pelagia and Venerable Thais

8 - Saint Philip of Gortyna

8 - Part of Relics of St. Symeon the God-Receiver Given to Jerusalem Patriarchate From Croatia

9 - A Homily On the Faith of Abraham the Patriarch

9 - Icon of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob With His Twelve Sons

9 - Homily on the Righteousness of Lot, Nephew of Abraham

9 - Why Is Lot Called "Righteous" If He Offered His Daughters To Be Raped?

9 - The Holy Monastery of Saint Lot in Zoara

9 - Holy Apostle James, the Son of Alphaeus

9 - Saint Andronikos and His Wife Athanasia

9 - The Church of Saints Andronikos and Athanasia in Frenaros

9 - Saint Denis, First Bishop of Paris

10 - Saints Evlampios and Evlampia the Siblings

10 - 26 Holy Martyrs of Zographou Monastery

10 - The Holy 26 Martyrs of Zographou as Models for our Lives

10 - Saint Dionysios the Philosopher (+ 1611)

10 - Saint Dionysios the Venerable Martyr of Vatopaidi (+ 1822)

11 - Holy Apostle Philip of the Seventy, One of the Seven Deacons

11 - Saint Jonah the Hermit of Pergamos

11 - Saint Philotheos Kokkinos (1300 - 1379)

11 - Saint Savvas of Vatopaidi, the Fool for Christ (+ 1349)

11 - Saint Theophanes the Graptos, Who Was Branded With Twelve Iambic Verses

11 - The Banquet of Empress Theodora on the First Sunday of Orthodoxy

Sunday Between October 11 and 17 - Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Synod

Sunday Between October 11 and 17 - Panagia Nafpaktiotissa and the Battle of Lepanto

12 - Saints Provos, Tarachos and Andronikos as Models for our Lives

12 - Saint Domnina of Anazarbus

12 - Saint Theosevios of Arsinoe in Cyprus

12 - Saint Symeon the New Theologian as a Model for our Lives

12 - On St. Symeon the New Theologian's First Vision of Uncreated Glory

12 - The Core Theological Message of St. Symeon the New Theologian

12 - Joyful Sorrow and its Secret Fruits (Photios Kontoglou)

12 - Why The Good Thief Was Pardoned

12 - Did Only One Thief Insult Christ on the Cross?

12 - The Miraculous Healing of St. Porphyrios of Gaza by the Thief on the Cross

12 - The First Chapel Dedicated to the Holy Thief of Golgotha

12 - Synaxis of All Saints of Athens

13 - Holy New Martyr Chryse of Meglen (+ 1796)

13 - Holy New Martyr Zlata of Meglen (+ 1796)

13 - Holy Neomartyr Chryse as a Model for our Lives

13 - Saint Florentios the Martyr of Thessaloniki

13 - Holy Hieromartyr Jacob of Hamatoura

14 - Four Martyrs of Milan - Nazarius, Gervasius, Protasius and Celsus

14 - Saint Paraskeva (Petka) the New of Epivato

14 - Saint Parascheva and Her Feast Day in Romania

14 - Saint Ignatios Agallianos, Metropolitan of Mithymna, the Wonderworker (+ 1566)

14 - Life and Spiritual Counsels of Saint Pachomios of Chios (+ 1905)

14 - The Miracle of St. Paraskevi in 1442 on the Island of Chios

14 - Thousands Gather in Georgia for Svetistkholoba

15 - Saint Loukianos (Lucian) the Hieromartyr of Antioch

15 - The Orthodoxy of Lucian of Antioch

15 - Holy Martyrs Sarbelos and Bebaia of Edessa

15 - Saint Euthymios the New of Peristera Monastery (+ 894)

15 - Icon of the Mother of God the "Multiplier of Wheat"

16 - Holy Martyr Longinus the Centurion

16 - Holy New Martyr John of Tourkoleka (+ 1816)

17 - Holy Prophet Hosea

17 - The Prophet Hosea and his Allegorical Marriage

17 - Synaxarion of the Holy Martyr Andrew who is in Krisi

17 - The Saint Who Was Buried By Twelve Demoniacs

17 - Ukrainian Orthodox Church Canonizes Bartholomew (Bondarenko) the Fool for Christ (+ 1931)

17 - Synaxis of All Saints of the Metropolis of Hydra, Spetses and Aegina

18 - Synaxarion of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist Luke

18 - Saint Luke the Evangelist as a Model for our Lives

18 - The Apostle Luke as Physician and Healer

18 - Authenticating the Relics of Saint Luke the Apostle

18 - The Wonderworking Sarcophagus of Saint Luke the Evangelist

18 - The Historicity and Reliability of Acts of the Apostles

18 - Where the Apostle Luke Wrote His Gospel and Celebrated the Divine Liturgy

18 - The Holy Monastery of Mega Spelaion in Kalavryta (1)

18 - The Holy Monastery of Mega Spelaion in Kalavryta (2)

18 - The Monastery of Panagia of Machairas in Cyprus

18 - The Courageous Reply of the Monks of Mega Spelaion In 1827

18 - Holy Martyr Marinos the Elder

18 - Saint Julian Sabas the Hermit of the Euphrates River

18 - Holy New Martyrs Isidore and his Two Children, Newly-Revealed in 1953

Sunday Between October 18 and 24 - Synaxis of the Holy Fathers of Crete who Participated in Ecumenical Synods

19 - Joel, the Prophet of Pentecost

19 - Holy Prophet Joel as a Model for our Lives

19 - Prophets and Prophecy in the Church

19 - Saint Mnason of Cyprus, the Old Disciple

19 - Holy Martyr Varus and the Devout Cleopatra (St. Dimitri of Rostov)

19 - Holy Martyr Varus and the Devout Cleopatra (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

19 - Holy Martyr Sadoth and the 120 Martyrs with him

19 - The Life and Last Testament of St. John of Rila

19 - The Relationship Between a Saint and an Emperor

19 - The Hand of Saint John of Rila

19 - Saint Prohor of Pcinja Monastery

19 - Saint John of Kronstadt Resource Page

19 - The Holy Week Services of St. Demetrios the Myrrh-Gusher

20 - Saint Artemios the Great Martyr

20 - 5 Miracles of Saint Artemios the Great Martyr

20 - St. Artemios and the Exorcism of the Black Crow

20 - Saint Matrona of Chios the Wonderworker

20 - Holy Martyr Andronikos of Crete

20 - Saint Gerasimos the New Ascetic of Kefallonia (+ 1579)

20 - 5 Miracles of Saint Gerasimos of Kefallonia

20 - St. Gerasimos of Kefallonia and the Demon Possessed

20 - The Cave of St. Gerasimos in the Skete of St. Anna

20 - The Cave of St. Gerasimos of Kefallonia on Mount Athos

20 - The Well of Saint Gerasimos the New of Kefallonia

20 - The Feast of St. Gerasimos in 'Captain Corelli's Mandolin'

20 - Saint Artemius of Verkola the Righteous Youth

20 - Saint Gregory Kallides of Herakleia (+ 1925)

21 - Saint Hilarion the Great

21 - Holy Martyrs Gaius, Dasius and Zoticus of Nicomedia

21 - Synaxarion of the Holy Martyr Andrew who is in Krisi

21 - St. Hilarion of Meglin and the Bogomil Heretics

21 - Saint Philotheos the Hagiorite (+ 1610)

21 - Holy New Martyr John of Monemvasia (+ 1773)

22 - Saint Abercius of Hierapolis, the Equal to the Apostles and Wonderworker

22 - The Epitaph of Saint Abercius of Hierapolis

22 - Saints Alexander the Bishop, Herakleios, Anna, Elizabeth, Theodote and Glykeria

22 - The Sayings of Abba Lot

22 - The Sayings of Abba Rufus

22 - Holy Seven Youths of Ephesus Resource Page

22 - Saint Kuksha of Odessa (+ 1964)

23 - Holy Apostle James, the Brother of God

23 - The Martyrdom of James the Just, the Brother of God and First Bishop of Jerusalem

23 - Saint James the Brother of God as a Model for our Lives

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (1 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (2 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (3 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (4 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (5 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (6 of 7)

23 - The Liturgy of Saint James: the Trojan Horse of "Liturgical Renewal" (7 of 7)

23 - Saint Ignatios, Patriarch of Constantinople (+ 877)

23 - Saint Makarios the Roman of Mesopotamia

Last Sunday of October - A Miracle of St. Nicholas the New in 1943

24 - Saint Arethas the Great Martyr and the Christian Martyrs of Najran

24 - Synaxarion of Holy Martyr Sebastiane of Heraclea

24 - Holy Martyrs Mark, Soterichos and Valentina

24 - Saint Senoch the Healer

24 - Saint Arethas of the Kiev Caves Lavra and His Terrifying Vision

25 - Saint Tabitha, Who Was Raised From the Dead by the Apostle Peter

25 - Saints Marcian and Martyrius the Notaries

25 - Holy Martyr Anastasios the Fuller at Salona in Dalmatia

25 - Holy Martyr Varus and the Devout Cleopatra (St. Dimitri of Rostov)

25 - Holy Martyr Varus and the Devout Cleopatra (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

25 - The Great Miracle of Panagia Prousiotissa on October 25, 1918

26 - Saint Demetrios of Thessaloniki Resource Page

26 - Holy New Martyr Joasaph the New (+ 1516)

26 - Commemoration of the Great Earthquake at Constantinople in 740

26 - Earthquakes in the Synaxarion of the Orthodox Church

27 - Synaxarion of Saint Nestor the Martyr of Thessaloniki

27 - Saint Nestor the Martyr of Thessaloniki

27 - Saint Nestor, the Daring Disciple

27 - Saint Procla, the Wife of Pontius Pilate

27 - Holy Martyrs Capitolina and Erotheis of Cappadocia

27 - Saint Demetrius the New of Basarabov (+ 13th cent.)

27 - A Narration on the Conversion of the Iberian Nation by a Woman

28 - Feast of the Holy Protection of the Theotokos in Blachernae and OXI Day

28 - The Protection of the Theotokos in the Life of the Church

28 - Why We Celebrate OHI (OXI) Day in Greek Orthodoxy: The Virgin Mary and World War 2

28 - The NO of Greek Clergy in the Year 1940

28 - The Story of OXI Day (video)

28 - Holy Hieromartyr Kyriakos of Jerusalem and his Mother Anna

28 - Saint Dimitri of Rostov: The Chrysostom of Russia

28 - The Four Holy New Martyrs of Rethymno (+ 1824)

28 - The Testament of the Holiest Human Being in Kiev 1853

28 - Church of Panagia Eleftherotria in Didymoteicho

29 - Holy Virgin Martyr Anastasia the Roman

29 - Saint Anastasia the Roman as a Model for our Lives

29 - Evidence of Torture in the Relics of St. Anastasia the Roman

29 - St. Anastasia the Roman and Gregoriou Monastery

29 - St. Anastasia the Roman and the Deadly Car Accident

29 - Saint Abramius the Recluse and His Niece, Blessed Mary

29 - Saint Anna the New, Who Was Renamed Euphemianos

29 - Holy New Martyr Timothy of Esphigmenou (+ 1820)

30 - Holy Martyrs Zenobios and Zenobia the Siblings

30 - Holy Martyr Eutropia of Alexandria

30 - Holy Apostles Tertius, Mark, Justus and Artemas of the Seventy

30 - Saint Therapon the Ascetic and Wonderworker of Lythrodontas

30 - Saint Stephen Milutin of Serbia

31 - Holy Apostles Stachys, Apelles, Amplias, Urban, Narcissus and Aristobulos of the Seventy

31 - Holy Martyr Epimachus of Egypt

31 - Commemoration of an Anonymous Confessor Under Julian the Apostate

31 - Commemoration of the Anonymous Confessor

31 - 100,000 Holy Martyrs of Tbilisi By the Muslims

31 - Holy New Martyr Nicholas of Chios (+ 1754)

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