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Mon. 6/27 All day Commemoration: Cyril of Alexandria Cyril of Alexandria, Bishop and Teacher of the Faith, d. 444 [IMAGE] Cyril was the Archbishop of Alexandria in Egypt. An oft ill-tempered man, Cyril began his career as archbishop "with impulsive, often violent, actions. He pillaged... more
Tue. 6/28 All day Commemoration: St. Irenaeus of Lyons Saint Irenaeus, Bishop of Lyons and Teacher of the Faith, d. 202 [IMAGE] Irenaeus was likely born in a province of Asia Minor, where he heard the preaching of St. Polycarp, who had been taught by the Apostle John. Many Asian mis... more
Wed. 6/29 All day The Martyrdom of St. Peter and St. Paul The Martyrdom of St. Peter and St. Paul [IMAGE] Artist Unknown "Both apostles share the same feast day, for these two were one; And even though they suffered on different days, they were as one. Peter went first, and Paul followed. And so we ... more
Thu. 6/30 All day Commemoration: Early Martyrs in Rome Early Martyrs in Rome [IMAGE] "Christians in the Arena" by FYODOR BRONNIKOV In 64 a.d., a massive fire ravaged Rome for six long days. In all, the fire destroyed over half of Rome and left half of the city's occupants homeless. At the ... more
Fri. 7/1 All day >Commemoration: Catherine Winkworth Catherine Winkworth Hymnwriter and Educator d. 1878 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Catherine Winkworth was born in London in 1827, and spent most of her life in Manchester. In 1845 she went to Dresden, Germany, to stay for a ... more
Sun. 7/3 12:15 PM > Holy Eucharist Service
Wed. 7/6 All day >Commemoration: John Huss John Huss Priest and Martyr d. 1415 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: John Huss (Jan Hus) was born in Bohemia (now part of the Czech Republic) in about 1371. He received a master's degree from Charles University in Prague in 139... more
Fri. 7/8 All day >Commemoration: Priscilla and Aquila Priscilla and Aquila Missionaries and Companions of the Apostle Paul [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: When Paul came to Corinth (probably in the year 50), he met Priscilla (or Prisca) and her husband Aquila, tentmakers by tr... more
Sun. 7/10 12:15 PM > Holy Eucharist Service
Mon. 7/11 All day >Commemoration: Benedict of Nursia Benedict of Nursia Abbot and Founder of the Benedictine Order d. 540 [IMAGE] A depiction of St. Benedict of Nursia by Fra Angelico. (Credit: Public domain/via Wikimedia Commons.) From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Benedict was born at... more
Tue. 7/12 All day >Commemoration: Nathan Söderblom Nathan Söderblom Nobel Peace Prize Winner, Church Reformer, Archbishop of Uppsala and Primate of the Church of Sweden d. 1931 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: (From the Lutheran Calendar) Nathan Söderblom was born... more
Wed. 7/13 All day >Commemoration: Saint Silas Saint Silas Missionary Companion of St. Paul [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Silas is chiefly remembered as the companion of the Apostle Paul who was arrested with him at Philippi (Acts 16:19-40). They were beaten severely and ... more
Fri. 7/15 All day >Commemoration: Olga and Vladimir Olga and Vladimir First Christian Rulers in Russia [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Olga (or Helga), born in about 890, was the wife of Prince Igor of Russia, and after his death in 945 she was regent for their son. She appears... more
Sun. 7/17 All day Commemoration: Bartolome de Las Casas Bartolome de Las Casas, Missionary, Priest, and Defender of the Oppressed d. 1566 [IMAGE] "Fray Bartolomé de las Casas" by Felix Parra (1845-1919) done in 1875 on display at the Museo Nacional de Arte in Mexico City From the Socie... more
All day Commemoration: William White William White, Bishop of Pennsylvania and First Presiding Bishop of the Church in the USA, d. 1836 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Before the American Revolution, there were no bishops in the colonies (partly because t... more
12:15 PM > Holy Eucharist Service
Mon. 7/18 All day Commemoration: St. Macrina Saint Macrina the Younger, Nun and Teacher of the Faith, d. 379 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Basil the Great is remembered as the founder of Eastern monasticism. All Eastern Orthodox monks are Basilian monks and follow a ... more
Tue. 7/19 All day Commemoration: St. Gregory of Nyssa Saint Gregory of Nyssa, Bishop of Nyssa and Teacher of the Faith, d. 396 [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Gregory of Nyssa (c330-c395), his brother Basil the Great, and Basil's best friend Gregory of Nazianzus, are known c... more
Wed. 7/20 All day Commemoration: Margaret of Antioch Margaret of Antioch, Martyr, 4th c. [IMAGE] The Story of Saint Margaret of Antioch (from Saints, Feast, Family): She was the daughter of a pagan priest at Antioch in Pisidia. Also known as Marina, she was converted to Christianity, where... more
Fri. 7/22 All day Commemoration: Mary Magdalene Saint Mary Magdalene "The Apostle to the Apostles" and the First Witness to Christ's Resurrection [IMAGE] From the Society of Archbishop Justus: Mary Magdalene is mentioned in the Gospels as being among the women of Galilee who followed Jes... more
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