Tag Archives: Descent of the Holy Spirit

A Joyous Pentecost to All! 2018


Pentecost – Trinity Sunday. “Lesna” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (1696) (movable holiday on the Trinity Sunday).  Holy Fathers and Mothers of Atchara (18th c.) (movable holiday on the Trinity Sunday) (Georgia).  Martyr Lucillian and those with him at Byzantium: four youths — Claudius, Hypatius, … Continue reading

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A Joyous Pentecost to All! 2018


A Joyous Pentecost and Spirit Week to All!   Holy Fathers and Mothers of Atchara (18th c.) (movable holiday on the Trinity Sunday) (Georgia).  Martyr Isidore of Chios (251).  St. Isidore, fool-for-Christ, miracleworker of Rostov (1474).  New Hieromartyr Peter priest (1939).   Pentecost, Troparion, Tone VIII — Blessed art Thou, … Continue reading

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A Joyous Pentecost to All! 2014


A Joyous Pentecost and Spirit Week to All!   Pentecost, Troparion, Tone VIII — Blessed art Thou, Christ our God, Who didst make the fishermen wise by sending down upon them the Holy Spirit, and through them didst draw the … Continue reading

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