Sunday, January 4, 2015

Saints and Feasts of January


1-6 - Twelve Days of Christmas Resource Page

1 - The Dual Feast of St. Basil the Great and the Circumcision of Christ

1 - Saint Basil the Great Resource Page

1 - Circumcision of Christ Resource Page

1 - New Years Day Resource Page

1 - Holy Martyr Telemachus, Who Put an End to Gladitorial Games (+ 404)

2 - Pre-Festive Days of the Theophany

2 - The Forefeast of Holy Theophany (Day One)

2 - Saint Sylvester, Pope of Rome

2 - The Donation of Constantine

2 - Holy Hieromartyr Theagenes, Bishop of Parium

2 - Saint Mark the Deaf

2 - Saint Seraphim of Sarov Resource Page

2 - The Annual Sweep of the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem

3 - The Forefeast of Holy Theophany (Day Two)

3 - Holy Prophet Malachi

3 - Holy Prophet Malachi as a Model for our Lives

3 - Saint Gordius the Martyr of Ceasarea

3 - Saint Genevieve, Patron Saint of Paris

3 - How Saint Genevieve Became the Patron Saint of Paris

3 - Saint Thomaïs of Lesvos, Patron Saint of Marriage

3 - Miracles of Saint Thomais the Wonderworker of Lesvos (1 - 3)

3 - Testimony from the Woman Who Was Operated on by St. Thomais in 2007

3 - Saint Ephraim of Nea Makri Resource Page

3 - Saint Ekvtime Taqaishvili of Georgia, the Man of God

4 - The Forefeast of Holy Theophany (Day Three)

4 - Seventy Apostles Resource Page

4 - Saints Zosimas the Hermit and Athanasios the Notary of Cilicia

4 - Saint Apollinaria the Syncletike as a Model for our Lives

4 - Saint Euthymios and the Twelve Holy Martyrs of Vatopaidi With Him

4 - Saint Nikephoros the Leper Resource Page

5 - The Eve of Holy Theophany (Day Four)

5 - The Theophany Eve Fast on January 5th

5 - Clarifications and Guidelines for the Observation of Theophany

5 - A Homily of Basil the Great to be Read on the Day Before Theophany

5 - Saints Theopemptos and Theonas the Martyrs

5 - Saint Theonas: From Pagan Magician to Martyr of Christ

5 - Holy Prophet Micah the Morasthite

5 - Holy Prophet Micah as a Model for our Lives

5 - Life and Sayings of our Holy Mother Syncletike of Alexandria

5 - The Beautiful Virgin Who Hid St. Athanasius the Great for Six Years

5 - Saint Romanos the New Martyr of Karpenesion (+ 1694)

6 - Orthodox Theophany Resource Page

7-14 - The Afterfeast of the Theophany of Our Lord

7 - Saint John the Baptist Resource Page

7 - A Homily of Gregory the Theologian to be Read on the Day After Theophany

7 - Saints Julian and Julias the Missionaries from Aegina

7 - Holy New Martyr Athanasios of Attaleia (+ 1700)

Sunday After Theophany - The Life of Christ Within Us

Sunday After Theophany - Saint Joseph the New of Cappadocia

Sunday After Theophany - Holy Virgin Martyr Parthena of Edessa

Second Sunday of January - Feast of the Holy Family of Saint Basil the Great

8 - Saint Domnica of Carthage

8 - Saint George the Chozebite

8 - Life and Sayings of Holy Abba Agathon of Egypt

8 - Saint Makarios the Makris, Abbot of Pantokratora Monastery in Constantinople (+ 1431)

8 - Saint Kyranna the New Martyr Resource Page

8 - Holy Hieromartyr Isidore and the 72 with Him in Yuriev of Livonia

8 - Hieromartyr Isidore and 72 Others at Yuriev, Estonia

9 - Holy Martyr Polyeuktos of Melitene in Armenia

9 - Saint Polyeuktos the Martyr as a Model for our Lives

9 - Synaxarion of Saint Eustratios the Wonderworker

9 - Saint Philip, Metropolitan of Moscow (+ 1569)

10 - Saint Gregory of Nyssa Resource Page

10 - Saint Theosevia the Deaconess of Nyssa

10 - Saint Markianos, Presbyter and Steward of the Great Church of Hagia Sophia

10 - Saint Antipas the Hesychast of Moldavia (+ 1882)

10 - Saint Theophan the Recluse (+ 1891)

11 - Synaxarion of Saint Theodosios the Cenobiarch

11 - Saint Theodosios the Great, Teacher of the Desert

11 - St. Theodosios the Coenobiarch: "Behold, the Grave Is Ready!"

11 - Saint Vitalios and the Prostitutes of Alexandria

11 - Saint Michael of Klopsk, the Fool for Christ

11 - Holy New Martyr Nikephoros of Crete (+ 1832)

12 - Holy Martyr Tatiana of Rome

12 - The Skull of Saint Tatiana the Martyr of Rome

12 - Synaxarion of the Holy Martyr Mertios

12 - Holy Martyr Peter the Absalamite

12 - Saint Euthasia the Martyr

12 - Life and Sayings of Holy Abba Elias the Wonderworker

12 - Saint Eulogia, Mother of Saint Theodosios the Cenobiarch

12 - Panagia Galaktotrophousa (Milk-Giver) of Hilandari Monastery

12 - Akathist to the Theotokos Resource Page

12 - The Popska Icon of the Mother of God in Hilandari

13 - Holy Martyrs Hermylos and Stratonikos of Belgrade

13 - Saints Hermylos and Stratonikos as Models for our Lives

13 - Saint Athanasios the Martyr

13 - Saint James, Bishop of Nisibis

13 - Saint Maximos the Kavsokalyvites Resource Page

13 - Synaxis of Panagia Mesopanditissa of Crete

14 - The Holy Fathers Slain at Sinai and Raithu

14 - Thirty-Eight Holy Fathers Slain at Mount Sinai

14 - Thirty-Three Holy Fathers Slain at Raithu

14 - Saint Theodoulos, the Son of Saint Nilus of Sinai

14 - Saint Nina of Georgia Resource Page

14 - Synaxarion of Saint Stephen, Founder of Chenolakkos Monastery

14 - Saint Sava of Serbia Resource Page

14 - Life and Martyrdom of Hieromartyr Platon, Bishop of Tallinn (+ 1919)

15 - Synaxarion of Saint Paul of Thebes

15 - Life of Saint Paul of Thebes

15 - Saint John the Hut-Dweller

15 - Saint Prohor of Pcinja Monastery

15 - Saint Gerasimos Palladas, Patriarch of Alexandria (+ 1714)

15 - Saint Ita the Hermitess of Killeady

16 - The Veneration of the Honorable Chains of the Apostle Peter

16 - Archaeologists Find Evidence of St. Peter's Prison

16 - Holy Martyrs Peusippos, Elasippos, Mesippos and their Grandmother Neonilla

16 - Saint Danax the Reader

16 - Holy New Hieromartyr Damaskenos of Gambrovo (+ 1771)

17 - Saint Anthony the Great Resource Page

17 - Synaxarion of Holy Emperor Theodosius the Great

17 - Saint Theodosius the Great, Emperor of the Romans

17 - Sayings of Holy Abba Achilles

17 - Life and Veneration of Saint George the New Martyr of Ioannina

17 - 16 Miracles of Saint George the New of Ioannina

17 - The Gallows of St. George the New Martyr in Ioannina

17 - The House of Saint George the New of Ioannina

17 - Saint Anthony the New, Wonderworker of Beroia

18 - Synaxarion of Saints Athanasius and Cyril, Archbishops of Alexandria

18 - Saint Athanasius the Great Resource Page

18 - Saint Cyril of Alexandria Resource Page

18 - Synaxarion of Holy Martyr Theodouli of Cilicia

18 - Saint Alexi of Teklati (+ 1923)

19 - Saints Makarios of Egypt and Makarios of Alexandria Resource Page

19 - Synaxarion of Holy Martyr Euphrasia of Nicomedia

19 - Saint Mark of Ephesus Resource Page

19 - Saint Peter the Wonderworker of Argos

19 - Saint Makarios Kalogeras of Patmos (+ 1737)

19 - Commemoration of the Miracle of St. Basil the Great Against the Arians

19 - The Dialogue Between Basil the Great and the Arian Prefect Modestus

19 - The Orthodoxy of St. Basil and the Extremism of Patriarch Nikon

20 - Saint Euthymios the Great Resource Page

20 - Holy Martyrs Bassus, Eusebius, Eutyches and Basilides the Roman Senators

20 - Holy Martyrs Inna, Pinna and Rimma

20 - The Beneficial Tale of St. Peter the Tax Collector

20 - Saint Peter the Merciful

20 - Saint Leo the Great, also called "Makellis" and "the Thracian", Emperor of the Romans (+ 474)

20 - Saint Zacharias the New Martyr of Patras

21 - Saint Maximus the Confessor Resource Page

21 - Saint Neophytos the Martyr of Nicaea

21 - Saint Agnes the Martyr as a Model for our Lives

21 - Fourth Century Icon of St. Agnes in Rome

21 - Saint Eugenios of Trebizond: His Life and Veneration

21 - Brief Life of Saint Maximos the Greek (+ 1556)

21 - Saint Maximos the Greek of Vatopaidi

21 - The Impact of Maximos the Greek on Russia

21 - St. Maximos the Greek: Canon to the All-Holy Spirit

21 - Saint Neophytos the Prosmonarios of Vatopaidi

21 - Panagia Paramythea Without the Silver Covering

22 - Holy Apostle Timothy as a Model for our Lives

22 - Skull of the Apostle Timothy To Travel To Russia From Italy

22 - Saint Anastasios the Persian

22 - Saint Joseph Samakos the Sanctified (+ 1511)

22 - The Miraculous Discovery of the Icon of Panagia Eleistria in Koroni in 1897

22 - The Holy Shrine of Panagia Eleistria in Koroni

23 - Holy Hieromartyr Clement of Ancyra and His Disciple Agathangelos the Martyr

23 - Saints Clement of Ancyra and His Disciple Agathangelos as Models for our Lives

23 - Children Should Be Raised To Be Faithful To the End: The Example of the Mother of St. Clement of Ancyra

23 - Saint Dionysios of Mount Olympus

23 - 2 Miracles of Saint Dionysios of Olympus

23 - The Holy Monastery of Saint Dionysios of Mount Olympus

23 - The Highest Altitude Orthodox Chapel in All of Greece and the Balkans (photos + videos)

23 - Saint Salamanes the Hesychast

23 - Saint Paulinus the Merciful, Bishop of Nola (+ 431)

23 - The Miraculous Grave of St. Theoktistos Discovered in Novgorod

24 - Saint Xenia of Rome and her Two Maidservants

24 - The Venerable Abba Zosimas

24 - Saint Philon the Wonderworker of Karpasia, Cyprus

24 - Saint Neophytos the Recluse of Cyprus (+ 1219)

24 - Writings of Saint Neophytos Presented At Conference

24 - The Translation of the Relics of the Holy Martyr Anastasios the Persian

24 - The Life of Saint Xenia the Fool of St. Petersburg

24 - Saint Xenia the Fool the for Christ of St. Petersburg

24 - A Miracle of Saint Xenia the Fool In France

Last Sunday of January - Holy New Martyr Peter, Metropolitan of Krutitsa (1863-1937)

25 - Saint Gregory the Theologian Resource Page

25 - How a Simple Priest Saved “Consubstantiality”

26 - Saints Xenophon, His Wife Mary, and Their Sons John and Arcadius

26 - Saints Xenophon, Maria, John and Arcadius as Models for our Lives

26 - The Wonderworking Icon of Saint Xenophontos in Mazotos, Cyprus

26 - Saint Symeon the Ancient

26 - Saint Clement the Stylite of Mount Sagmata (+ 1111)

26 - Saint David IV, “the Restorer,” King of Georgia

26 - Commemoration of the Great Earthquake of Constantinople (mid-5th cent.)

26 - Earthquakes in the Synaxarion of the Orthodox Church

26 - Synaxis of Boeotian Saints

27 - Saint John Chrysostom Resource Page

27 - Venerable Abba Peter the Egyptian

27 - Holy New Martyr Demetrios the Bartender of Constantinople (+ 1784)

28 - Saint Ephraim the Syrian Resource Page

28 - St. James the Ascetic, Who Murdered Yet Did Not Despair

28 - Saint James the Ascetic, Who Was a Rapist and Murderer

29 - Saint Ignatius of Antioch Resource Page

29 - Holy Martyrs Sarbelos and Bebaia of Edessa

29 - Saint Aphrahat the Persian

29 - Saint Andrei Rublev the Iconographer

29 - The Spirituality of Andrei Rublev's Icon of the Holy Trinity

29 - Andrei Tarkovsky's "Andrei Rublev" (1966)

29 - Holy New Martyr Demetrios of Chios (+ 1802)

30 - Three Hierarchs Resource Page

30 - Saint Theophilos the New

30 - Holy New Martyr Dimiter of Sliven, Bulgaria

30 - The Relationship Between a Saint and an Emperor

30 - Finding of the Panagia Evangelistria Icon in Tinos

30 - Saint Pelagia of Tinos (+ 1834)

30 - 1947 Footage of Panagia of Tinos Feastday (video)

30 - Thousands Gather for 190 Year Anniversary of the Vision of St. Pelagia

30 - Statue Dedicated to the Discoverer of the Panagia Evangelistria Icon in Tinos

30 - The Ecclesiastical Year and the People of Tinos

30 - Photos: Today's Last Paraklesis Service In Tinos

30 - Commemoration of the Miracle of the Great Martyr George in Zakynthos in 1688

31 - Saints Cyrus and John the Unmercenaries

31 - The Discovery of the Relics of Sts. Cyrus and John

31 - Saint Tryphena the Martyr

31 - Saints Julian and Julias the Missionaries from Aegina

31 - Saint Arsenios the New of Paros

31 - Saint George Appears to Saint Arsenios of Paros

31 - The Spiritual Counsels of Elder Daniel to Saint Arsenios of Paros

31 - Holy New Martyr Elias Ardounis

31 - Saint Nikitas of the Kiev Caves and Bishop of Novgorod

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