Posts about martyrs

The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Monday

March 7, 2016 Saint John’s Third Universal Letter 1:1-15 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Psalm 103.4,1 Who makes his angels spirits and his ministers a flame…

Mar 06, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Sunday

  March 6, 2016 Saint Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians 8:8-13; 9:1-2 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Psalm 146.5;134.3 Great is our Lord, and great…

Mar 05, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Hesychius the Martyr

March 2, 2016 Saint John’s First Universal Letter 3:21-24; 4:1-11 Prokeimenon. Mode 3. Luke 1: 46-48 My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices…

Mar 03, 2016
The Prayer Team

The Holy Martyrs Eutropius, Cleonicus, and Basiliscus

  March 3, 2016 Saint John’s First Universal Letter 4:20-21; 5:1-21 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Psalm 18.4,1 Their voice has gone out into all the…

Mar 02, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Martyr Eudocia the Samaritan

  March 1, 2016 Saint John’s First Universal Letter 3:9-22 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 63.11,1 The righteous shall rejoice in the Lord. Verse:…

Feb 29, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Polycarp

  February 23, 2016 Saint Peter’s Second Universal Letter 2:9-22 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 63.11,1 The righteous shall rejoice in the Lord….

Feb 22, 2016
Iconography and Saints

Agape Love vs. Erotic Love

  Saint Valentine In our Western world and culture, February 14th is  Valentine’s Day, a day given to honor romantic love known in Greek as eros. …

Feb 17, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for Saint Theodore the Tyro, Great Martyr

  February 17, 2016 Saint Paul’s Second Letter to Timothy 2:1-10 Prokeimenon. Grave Mode. Psalm 63.11,1 The righteous shall rejoice in the Lord….

Feb 16, 2016
Iconography and Saints

Will the Real St. Valentine Please Stand Up? 

      Cancel your plans for February 14! As many of us prepare to celebrate Valentine’s day this coming Sunday, I thought it would be…

Feb 12, 2016
The Prayer Team

Listen to the Daily Reading for January 22, 2016

  EPISTLE READING St. Paul’s Second Letter to Timothy 1:3-8 Prokeimenon. Mode 4. Psalm 18.4,1 Their voice has gone out into all the earth….

Jan 21, 2016