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Monday, September 8, 2014

Nativity of the Theotokos Resource Page


Anna, all mothers truly you surpassed,
Until your daughter should become your Mother.
Anna brought into the light on the eighth of this month God’s own Mother.

About the Feast

Synaxarion of the Nativity of the Theotokos

Nativity of the Theotokos: Gospel and Epistle Reading

On the Nativity of the Theotokos - Various Church Fathers

Oration on the Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Mary (St. John of Damascus)

Why Was the Virgin Mary Born of a Sterile Woman? (St. John of Damascus)

On the Nativity of the Theotokos (St. Andrew of Crete)

On the Saving Nativity of our Most Pure Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary (St. Gregory Palamas)

On the Nativity Of The Theotokos (St. Dimitri of Rostov)

Homily on the Nativity of the Theotokos (St. John of Kronstadt)

On the Nativity of the Theotokos (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

Homily on the Nativity of the Theotokos (St. Luke of Simferopol)

The Immense Joy of the Birth of the Theotokos (Elder George Kapsanis)

The Historical Development of the Feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos

An Explanation of the Icon of the Birth of the Theotokos

Interpreting the Icon of the Nativity of the Theotokos

Saints Joachim and Anna Resource Page

Shrines and Icons Celebrated on September 8th

Panagia Tsambika in Rhodes

Panagia Tsambika, the Panagia of the Childless (video)

Panagia Skiadeni in Rhodes

Panagia Vrontiani in Samos

Panagia Sikelia in Chios

Panagia Vourniotissa of Tinos

Panagia Kalamiotissa in Anafi

Panagia Kathariotissa in Ithaca

Panagia Plataniotissa in Kalavryta

Synaxis of Panagia the Giatrissa in Loutraki of Corinth

Panagia Katsimikados in Kyparissia

Synaxis of the Panagia the Gladness of All Generations at Agiou Demetriou

The Athonite Island of Kyra Panagia

A Church Where the Theotokos Confirms the Practice of Fasting

Panagia Stomiou Monastery in Konitsa and Elder Paisios

Vespers in the Ruins of a Church Dedicated to the Virgin Mary in a Deserted Albanian Village

The Icon of Sophia, the Wisdom of God of Kiev

The Wonderworking Kursk Icon Returns Home

Miracles of September 8th

The Miracle of the Panagia Skripou in Orchomenos on September 10, 1943

Immaculate Conception?

The Immaculate Conception and the Orthodox Church

Patriarch Bartholomew on the Immaculate Conception

The Error of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin

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