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A Joyous Feast of the Ascension to All 2019!


The Ascension of our Lord. Holy Georgian Martyrs of Persia (17th-18th c.) (movable holiday on the day of the Holy Ascension) (Georgia). Venerable Symeon Stylites (the Younger) of the Wonderful Mountain (596). Venerable Nicetas Stylites, wonderworker of Pereyaslavl-Zalesski (1186). St. Xenia of Petersburg, fool-for-Christ (Glorification 1988). A Joyous … Continue reading

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A Joyous Feast of the Ascension to All 2017!


The Ascension of our Lord. Tone five.  Holy Georgian Martyrs of Persia (17th-18th c.) (movable holiday on the day of the Holy Ascension) (Georgia). St. Epiphanius, bishop of Cyprus (403).  St. Germanus, patriarch of Constantinople (740).  Glorification (1913) of Hieromartyr … Continue reading

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