Sunday 24th October 2021
Tone 1 - Eothinon 7
18th after Pentecost, 6th of Luke
Today we commemorate:
Great Martyr Arethas (al-Haarith) of Arabia and his companions, including Martyr Syncletica and her two daughters (523). Holy Martyr Sebastian of Heraclea in Thrace (286). Blessed Elesbaan (Caleb), King of Ethiopia (553). St. Athanasius, patriarch of Constantinople (1311). Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos, "The Joy of All Who Sorrow" (1688).
British Isles and Ireland:
St. Cadfarch, disciple of Iltyd (6th C). St. Maelor of Sark (586).
Readings in bold type are those appointed by the Typikon for use at the Liturgy