Scripture Readings

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Today’s commemorated feasts and saints

10th SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOSTTone 1. Leavetaking of the Transfiguration. St. Tikhon, Bishop of Vorónezh, Wonderworker of Zadónsk and All Russia (1783). Translation of the Relics of St. Maximus the Confessor (662). Uncovering of the Relics of Ven. Maxim of Moscow, Fool-for-Christ (ca. 1547). Martyr Hippolytus of Rome and those with him: Martyr Concordia, Irenæus, and Abundius (258). The Icon “PASSION” of the Most-holy Theotokos. (Note: The service for St Tikhon is transferred to August 12.)