Scripture Readings

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Today’s commemorated feasts and saints

Fifth Saturday of Lent — Saturday of the Akathist to the Most-holy Theotokos. Ven. Hilarion the New, Abbot of Pelekete (ca. 754). Ven. Stephen the Wonderworker, Abbot of Triglia (9th c.). Monk Martyr Eustratius of the Kiev Caves (Near Caves—1097). Ven. Hilarion of Pskov Lake (Gdov—1476). Martyrs Jonah and Barachisius, and those with them, in Persia: Zanitas, Lazarus, Maruthas (Marotas), Narses, Elias, Marinus (Mares), Abibus, Sembeeth (Sivsithina), and Sabbas (4th c.). Martyr Barachisius (4th c.). Martyr Boyan, Prince of Bulgaria (ca. 830).