23 Oktober 2021 All day
Saturday October 23, 2021 / October 10, 2021
18th Week after Pentecost. Tone eight.
1Martyrs Eulampius and Eulampia at Nicomedia and 200 Martyrs with them (296).
1St. Innocent, bishop of Penza (1819).
4Venerable Ambrose of Optina (1891).
oNew Hieromartyr Theodore (Pozdeev) archbishop of Volokolamsk (1937).
0Saint Amphylochius, Bishop of Vladimir-Volyn (1122).
0Synaxis of the seven Saints of Volhynia: Sts. Stephen and Amphilocius (1122), bishops of Vladimir in Volhynia; St. Theodore (in monasticism Theodosius), prince of Ostrog (1483); St. Juliana Olshanskaya (1540); Venerable Job of Pochaev (1651); Hieromartyr Macarius, archimandrite of Kanev (1678); and St. Yaropolk-Peter, prince of Vladimir in Volhynia (1086).
0Blessed Andrew of Totma, fool-for-Christ (1673).
0Martyr Theotecnus of Antioch (4th c.).
0Venerable Bassian of Constantinople (ca. 458).
0Venerable Theophilus the Confessor of Bulgaria (716).
oMartyrdom of the 26 Martyrs of Zographou Monastery on Mt. Athos by the Latins: Abbot Thomas, monks Barsanuphius, Cyril, Micah, Simon, Hilarion, Job, James, Cyprian, Sabbas, James, Martinian, Cosmas, Sergius, Paul, Menas, Ioasaph, Ioannicius, Anthony, Euthymius, Dometian, Parthenius, and four laymen (1284).
oSt. Paulinus, archbishop of York (644) (Celtic & British).
oSt. Pinytus, bishop of Knossos in Crete (2nd. c.).
oZographou Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Of the Akathist".
4Synaxis of the Saints of Optina: Leo (1841), Macarius (1894), Moses (1862), Anthony (1865), Hilarion (1873), Ambrose (1891), Anatolius (1894), Isaacius (1894), Joseph (1911), Barsanuphius (1913), Anatolius (1922), Nectarius (1928), Nicon (1931), and Isaacius (1936).
oMartyrs of the Theban Legion along the Rhine: Sts. Cassius and Florentius at Bonn, Sts. Gereon and Companions at Cologne, and Sts. Victor and Companions at Xanten (Germany) (304).
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