|St. Cyril Loukaris (Feast Day - June 27)|
The sacrificer of the Lord is sacrificed,
Strangled by the madness of the descendants of Hagar.
On the twenty-seventh Cyril victoriously ventured to heaven.
Book Review: "Protestant Patriarch: The Life of Cyril Lucaris (1572-1638); Patriarch of Constantinople"
Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate Canonizes Two Former Ecumenical Patriarchs: Cyril I Loukaris of Crete and Cyril VI of Thrace