September 2017

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  • † Beginning of the Indiction, that is, the New Year; Commemoration of Our Holy Father Symeon the Stylite (459) and His Mother Martha (428); and the Synaxis of the Most Holy Mother of God of Miasenes; 1 Timothy 2:1-7; Colossians 3:12-16; Luke 4:16-22; Matthew 11:27-30
2
  • Holy Martyrs Mamas (275); Our Venerable Father John the Faster, Patriarch of Constantinople (595); 1 Corinthians 2:6-9; Matthew 22:15-22
3
  • 13th Sunday after Pentecost; Octoechos Tone 4; Holy Priest-Martyr Anthimus, Bishop of Nicomedia (303); Our Venerable Father Theoctistus, Fellow-Ascetic of the Great Euthymius (467); 1 Corinthians 16:13-24; Matthew 21:33-42
4
  • Holy Priest-Martyr Babylas, Bishop of Antioch (250); Holy Prophet Moses Who Saw God; 2 Corinthians 12:10-19; Mark 4:10-23
5
  • Holy Prophet Zachariah and Elisabeth, Parents of John the Baptist; 2 Corinthians 12:20-13:2; Mark 4:24-34
6
  • Commemoration of the Miracle Performed at Colossus in Chone by the Archangel Michael; Holy Martyr Eudoxius and His Companions (284- 305); Our Venerable Father Archipus; 2 Corinthians 13:3-13; Mark 4:35-41
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  • Forefeast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God; Holy Martyr Sozon the Shepherd (304). Zhyrovytsi Icon of the Mother of God (On this day in 1719 Clement XI confirmed its miracles). This icon is presently found in the Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus in Rome, at the metochion of the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church. [Passing into Eternal Life of Patriarch Josyf Slipyj, 1984]; Ephesians 6:10-17; John 15:17-16:2
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  • ? Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady, the Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary; Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 10:38-42; 11:27-28
9
  • Saturday before the Exaltation of the Cross; Post-feast of the Nativity of the Mother of God; Holy and Righteous Forebears of God Joachim and Anna; the Holy Martyr Severian (321-23); 1 Corinthians 2:6-9; Matthew 10:37-11:1
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  • Sunday before the Exaltation of the Cross; Octoechos Tone 5; Post-feast of the Nativity of the Mother of God; Holy Martyrs Menodora, Metrodora, Nymphodora; Galatians 6:11-18; John 3:13-17
11
  • Post-feast of the Nativity of the Mother of God; Our Venerable Mother Theodora of Alexandria (474-91); Galatians 2:11-16; Mark 5:24-34
12
  • Leave-taking of the Feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God; the Holy Priest-Martyr Autonomus (284-305); Galatians 2:21-3:7; Mark 6:1-7
13
  • Commemoration of the Dedication of the Holy Church of the Resurrection of Christ Our God (335); Forefeast of the Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross; the Holy Priest-Martyr Cornelius the Centurion; Galatians 3:15-22; Mark 6:7-13
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  • ? The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross; 1 Corinthians 1:18-24; John 19:6-11, 13-20, 25-28, 30-35
15
  • Post-feast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Great-Martyr Nicetas (374); Galatians 4:8-21; Mark 6:45-53
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  • Saturday after the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Great-Martyr Euphemia, the All-Famed (303); 1 Corinthians 1:26-29; John 8:21-30
17
  • Sunday after the Exaltation of the Cross; Octoechos Tone 6; Holy Martyr Sophia, and her three daughters Faith, Hope and Love; Galatians 2:16-20; Mark 8:34-9:1
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  • Post-feast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Our Venerable Father Eumenes, Bishop of Gortyna; Galatians 4:28-5:10; Mark 6:54-7:8
19
  • Post-feast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius and Dorymedontus (276-82); Galatians 5:11-21; Mark 7:5-16
20
  • Post-feast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Great-Martyr Eustathius and those with him (276-82); Holy Martyrs and Confessors for the Faith, the Grand Prince Michael, and His Nobleman Theodore, Wonderworkers of Chernihiv (1245); Galatians 6:2-10; Mark 7:14-24
21
  • The Leave-taking of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Holy Apostle Codratus of Magnesia (249-52); Ephesians 1:1-9; Mark 7:24-30
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  • Holy Priest-Martyr Phocas, Bishop of Sinope (98-117); Holy Prophet Jonah (786-46 BC); Venerable Jonah the Presbyter, Father of Theophanes, Composer of Canons, and Theodore the Branded; Ephesians 1:7-17; Mark 8:1-10
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  • The Conception of the Honourable and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John; Galatians 4:22-31; Luke 1:5-25
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  • 16th Sunday after Pentecost; Octoechos Tone 7; Holy First-Martyr and Equal-to-the-Apostles Thekla; 2 Corinthians 6:1-10; Matthew 25:14-30
25
  • Our Venerable Mother Euphrosyne; Ephesians 1:22-2:3; Mark 10:46-52
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  • ? The Passing of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian; 1 John 4:12-19; John 19:25-27; 21:24-25
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  • Holy Martyr Callistratus and His Companions; Our Venerable Father Nilus, Founder and Hegumen of the Grottaferrata Monastery; Ephesians 3:8-21; Mark 11:23-26
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  • † Our Venerable Father and Confessor Chariton (350); Holy Viacheslav, Czech Prince; Synaxis of the Venerable Fathers of the Monastery of the Caves in Kiev Who Repose in the Nearer Caves of the Venerable Anthony; 2 Corinthians 4:6-15; Luke 6:17-23
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  • Our Venerable Father Cyriacus the Anchorite (c. 448-556); Ephesians 4:17-25; Mark 12:1-12
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  • The Priest-Martyr Gregory, Bishop of Great Armenia (284-305); 1 Corinthians 14:20-25; Matthew 25:1-13