Scripture Readings

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Today’s commemorated feasts and saints

Hieromartyr Eutychius, disciple of St. John the Theologian (1st c.). Translation of the Relics of St. Peter, Metropolitan of Moscow and All Russia (1479). Ven. Arsenius, Abbot of Komel (Vologda—1550). Martyr Tation (Tatio) of Claudiopolis (305). Virgin Martyr Cyra of Persia (558). St. George Limniotes the Confessor of Mt. Olympus (8th c.). Repose of New Hieromartyr Cosmas of Aetolia, Equal-to-the-Apostles (1779). The “PETROVSKAYA” Icon of the Most-holy Theotokos (ca. 1306).