April 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Our Venerable Mother Mary of Egypt (527-65); Hebrews 9:24-28; Hebrews 9:1-7; Mark 8:27-31; Luke 10:38-42; 11:27-28
2
  • 5th Sunday of the Great Fast; Venerable Mother Mary of Egypt; Octoechos Tone 5; Our Venerable Father Titus the Wonderworker; Passing into Eternal Life (1959) of Blessed Mykola (Nicholas) Charnetsky, Exarch of Volhynia and Confessor; Hebrews 9:11-14; Galatians 3:23-29; Mark 10:32-45; Luke 7:36-50
3
  • Our Venerable Father and Confessor Nicetas, Hegumen of the Monastery of Medicius (824); Sixth Hour - Isaiah 48:17-49:4; Vespers - Genesis 27:1-41; Proverbs 19:16-25;
4
  • Our Venerable Fathers Joseph the Hymnographer (886) and George of Maleum; Sixth Hour - Isaiah 49:6-10; Vespers - Genesis 31:3-16; Proverbs 21:3-21;
5
  • The Holy Martyrs Theodulus and Agathopedes and Those with Them (c. 305); Sixth Hour - Isaiah 58:1-11; Presanctified - Genesis 43:26-31; 45:1-16; Proverbs 21:23-22:4; Deuteronomy 1:8-17; Deuteronomy 10:14-21; Wisdom 3:1-9;
6
  • ? The Repose of Our Holy Father Methodius, Teacher of the Slavs (885) and our Holy Father Eutychius, Archbishop of Constantinople (587); Sixth Hour - Isaiah 65:8-16; Presanctified - Genesis 46:1-7; Proverbs 23:15-24:5; Hebrews 7:26-8:2; John 10:9-16;
7
  • Our Venerable Father George, Bishop of Mitylene (829-42); Sixth Hour - Isaiah 66:10-24; Presanctified - Genesis 49:33-50:26; Proverbs 31:8-31;
8
  • Lazarus Saturday; Holy Apostles Herodion, Agabus, Rufus, Asyncretus, Phlegontus and Hermes; Hebrews 12:28-13:8; John 11:1-45
9
  • Palm Sunday: Our Lord's Enrance into Jerusalem; Philippians 4:4-9; John 12:1-18
10
  • Great and Holy Monday; Holy Martyrs Terence, Pompeius and others with them; Matins - Matthew 21:18-43; Sixth Hour - Ezekiel 1:1-20; Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts - Exodus 1:1-20; Job 1:1-12; Matthew 24:3-35;
11
  • Great and Holy Tuesday; Holy Priest-Martyr Antipas, Bishop of Pergamos in Asia; Matins - Matthew 22:15-23:39; Sixth Hour - Ezekiel 1:21-2:1; Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts - Exodus 2:5-10; Job 1:13-22; Matthew 24:36-26:2;
12
  • Great and Holy Wednesday; Venerable Father and Confessor Basil, Bishop of Parios; Matins - John 12:17-50; Sixth Hour - Ezekiel 2:3-3:3; Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts - Exodus 2:11-22; Job 2:1-10; Matthew 26:6-16;
13
  • Great and Holy Thursday; Holy Priest-Martyr Artemon and those with him; Matins - Luke 22:1-39; Vespers with Liturgy - Exodus 19:10-19; Job 38:1-23; 42:1-5; Isaiah 50:4-11; 1 Corinthians 11:23-32; Matthew 26:2-20; John 13:3-17; Matthew 26:21-39; Luke 22:43-45; Matthew 26:40-27:2;
14
  • Great and Holy Friday; Matins - John 13:31-18:1; John 18:1-28; Matthew 26:57-75; John 18:28-19:16; Matthew 27:3-32 Mark 15:16-32; Matthew 27:33-54; Luke 23:32-49; John 19:25-37; Mark 15:43-47; John 19:38-42; Matthew 27:62-66; First Hour - Zechariah 11:10-13; Galatians 6:14-18; Matthew 27:1-56; Third Hour - Isaiah 50:4-11; Romans 5:6-11; Mark 15:16-41; Sixth Hour - Isaiah 52:13-54:1; Hebrews 2:11-18; Luke 23:32-49; Ninth Hour - Jeremiah 11:18-23; 12:15,9-11,14,15; Hebrews 10:19-31; John 18:28-19:37; Vespers - Exodus 33:11-23; Job 42:12-16; Isaiah 52:13-54:1; 1 Corinthians 1:18-2:2; Matthew 27:1-38; Luke 23:39-43; Matthew 27:39-54; John 19:31-37; Matthew 27:55-61;
15
  • Great and Holy Saturday; Matins - Ezekiel 37:1-14; 1 Corinthians 5:6-8; Galatians 3:13,14; Matthew 27:62-66; Vespers - Genesis 1:1-13; Isaiah 60:1-16; Exodus 12:1-11; The Book of Jonah; Joshua 5:10-15; Exodus 13:20-15:19; Zephaniah 3:8-15; 1 Kings 17:8-24; Isaiah 61:I0-62:5; Genesis 22:1-18; Isaiah 61:1-9; 2 Kings 4:8-37; Isaiah 63:11-64:5; Jeremiah 31:31-34; Daniel 3:1-23 and the Song of the Holy Children (Apocrypha); Liturgy - Romans 6:3-11; Matthew 28:1-20;
16
  • Pascha: The Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord God and Saviour Jesus Christ; Acts 1:1-8; John 1:1-17
17
  • Bright Monday; Venerable Father Simeon of Persia; Venerable Acacius, Bishop of Melitene; Acts 1:12-17; 21-26; John 1:18-28
18
  • Bright Tuesday; Venerable Father John, Disciple of Gregory the Decapolitan; Acts 2:14-21; Luke 24:12-35
19
  • Bright Wednesday; Venerable Father John the Ancient Hermit; Acts 2:22-36; John 1:35-51
20
  • Bright Thursday; Venerable Father Theodore Trichinas (that is, “the one who wears a hair shirt”); Holy Anastasius of Mt. Sinai; Acts 2:38-43; John 3:1-15
21
  • Bright Friday; Holy Priest-Martyr Januarius and those with him; Holy Martyr Theodore of Pergia; Acts 3:1-8; John 2:12-22
22
  • Bright Saturday; Venerable Father Theodore of Syceum; Acts 3:11-16; John 3:22-33
23
  • 2nd Sunday of Pascha: Thomas Sunday; Holy and Glorious Great-Martyr, Victory-bearer and Wonderworker George; Acts 5:12-20; Acts 12:1-11; John 20:19-31; John 15:17-16:2
24
  • The Holy Martyr Sabbas Stratelates (“the General”) (364-78); Acts 3:19-26; John 2:1-11
25
  • ? The Holy Apostle and Evangelist Mark (54-68); Acts 4:1-10; 1 Peter 5:6-14; John 3:16-21; Mark 6:7-13
26
  • The Holy Priest-Martyr Basil, Bishop of Amasia (c. 322); Acts 4:13-22; John 5:17-24
27
  • The Holy Priest-Martyr Simeon, Relative of the Lord; Our Venerable Father Stephen, Bishop of Volodymyr in Volhynia (1094); Acts 4:23-31; John 5:24-30
28
  • The Holy Apostles Jason and Sosipater; the Holy Martyrs Dadas, Maximus and Quintilianus (286-305); Our Father among the Saints Cyril of Turau (1183); Acts 5:1-11; John 5:30-6:2
29
  • The Nine Holy Martyrs of Cyzicus (313-24); the Venerable Memnon the Wonderworker; Acts 5:21-33; John 6:14-27
30
  • 3rd Sunday of Pascha: Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women; Holy Apostle James, Brother of Saint John the Theologian (c. 44); Acts 6:1-7; Acts 12:1-11; Mark 15:43-16:8; Luke 5:1-11