St. Sergius, abbot of Nurma (Vologda), disciple of St. Sergius of
St. Sergius the Obedient of the Kiev Caves.
Martyrs Eusebius and Felix at Terracina.
Op. re. St. Martinian, abbot of Byelozersk.
New Martyr Priest Valentine (Sventitsky) (1931).
St. Leontius the Governor.
99 Fathers of Crete.
Repose of Bishop Jonah of Manchuria (1925)
October 8 (Civil Date: October 21)
St. Pelagia the Penitent.
Virgin Martyr Pelagia of Antioch.
St. Thais (Taisia) of Egypt.
St. Dositheus, abbot of Verkneostrov (Pskov).
St. Tryphon, abbot of Vyatka.
Martyr Ignatius of Bulgaria.
October 9 (Civil Date: October 22)
Holy Apostle James, son of Alphaeus.
St. Andronicus and his wife St. Athanasia of Egypt.
Righteous Forefather Abraham and his nephew Righteous Lot.
Martyrs Juventius and Maximus at Antioch.
St. Peter of Galatia.
St. Publia the Confessor of Antioch.
St. Stephen the New of Serbia (same as July 19).
Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Korsun" (Cherson)
Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Assuage My Sorrow".
October 10 (Civil Date: October 23)
Martyrs Eulampius and Eulampia at Nicomedia, and 200 Martyrs with
Martyr Theotecnus of Antioch.
St. Theophilus the Confessor of Bulgaria.
St. Bassian of Constantinople.
Blessed Andrew of Totma, fool for Christ.
Martyrdom of the 26 Martyrs of Zographou Monastery on Mt. Athos. by the
Latins: Abbot Thomas, monks Barsanuphius, Cyril, Micah, Simon, Hilarion, Job,
James, Cyprian, Sabbas, James, Martinian, Cosmas, Sergius, Paul, Menas,
Ioasaph, Ioannicius, Anthony, Euthymius, Dometian, Parthenius, and four
Synaxis of the Seven Saints of Volhynia: St. Job of Pochaev; Saints Stephen
and Amphilochius, Bishops of Vladimir in Volhynia; Hieromartyr Macarius,
Archimandrite of Kanev; St. Yaropolk, prince of Vladimir Volhynia; St. Theodore
(in monasticism Theodosius), prince of Ostrog; and St. Juliana
Zographou Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Of the Akathist".
Repose of Bishop Innocent of Penze (1819)
Repose of Elder Ambrose of Optina (1891)
Sunday of the Holy Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council.
October 11 (Civil Date: October 24)
Holy Apostle Philip of the Seventy, one of the seven deacons.
St. Theophanes the Confessor and Hymnographer, Bishop of Nicaea.
Martyrs Zenaida (Zenais) and Philonilla of Tarsus in Cilicia.
St. Theophanes, faster of the Kiev Caves.
Saints Nectarius, Arcadius and Sinisius, Patriarch of Constantinople.
Commemoration of the Miracle from the Icon of Our Lord Jesus Christ in
Beret of Phoenicia.
Repose of Elder Leonid of Optina (1841).
October 12 (Civil Date: October 25)
Martyrs Probus, Tarachus and Andronicus at Tarsus in Cilicia.
St. Cosmas the Hymnographer, Bishop of Maiuma.
Martyr Domnica of Anazarbus.
St. Martin the Merciful, Bishop of Tours.
Saints Amphilochius, Macarius and Tarasius, abbots, and Theodosius, monk,
of Glushetskry (Vologda).
Virgin Martyr Anastasia of Rome.
St. Theodotus, Bishop of Ephesus.
Martyrs Malfethos and Anthea.
St. Jason, Bishop of Damascus.
St. Symeon the New Theologian (transferred here from Great Lent, March
St. Theodosius the God bearer of Arsinoe in Cyprus.
"Jerusalem" Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos.
October 13 (Civil Date: October 26)
Martyrs Carpus, Papylus, Agathadorus and Agathonica at Pergamus.
Martyr Florentius of Thessalonica.
Martyr Benjamin, deacon of Persia.
St. Nicetas the Confessor of Paphlagonia.
St. Benjamin of the Kiev Caves.
New Martyr Chryse (Zlata) of Bulgaria.
St. Vannatius of Poitiers (Gaul).
Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Of the Seven Lakes".
Portaitissa Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos.
October 14 (Civil Date: October 27)
Martyrs Nazarius, Gervase, Protase and Celsius of Milan.
St. Parasceve of Serbia.
Hieromartyr Silvanus of Gaza.
St. Nikola Sviatosha, prince of Chernigov and Wonderworker of the Kiev
St. Cosmas, abbot of Yakhromsk.
St. Euthymius the New of Thessalonica, confessor.
St. Ignatius of Methymna, Archbishop and Wonderworker.
Namesday of Blessed Abbot Nazarius of Valaam.
October 15 (Civil Date: October 28)
St. Euthymius the New of Thessalonica, monk of Mt. Athos.
Martyr Lucian, presbyter of Greater Antioch.
(services combined) St. Sabinus, Bishop of Catania.
Martyrs Sarbelius and Bebaia (Barbea) of Edessa.
St. Dionysius, Archbishop of Suzdal.
St. John, Bishop of Suzdal.
Hieromartyr Lucian, presbyter of the Kiev Caves.
October 16 (Civil Date: November 1)
Martyr Longinus the Centurion who stood at the Cross of the Lord LITURGY: II Tim 2:1 10; Matt 27:33 54.
St. Malus the hermit.
St. Eupraxia, abbess, before tonsure Princess Euphrosyne of Pskov.
St. Longinus the gate keeper of the Kiev Caves.
St. Gall, Enlightener of Switzerland.
St. Sabinus, monk.
October 17 (Civil Date: November 2)
Prophet Hosea (Osee).
Monk martyr Andrew of Crete.
Translation of the Relics of St. Lazarus "of the Four Days" (in the tomb),
Bishop of Kition on Cyprus.
Holy Martyrs and Unmercenaries Cosmas and Damian in Cilicia, and their
brothers Leontius, Anthimus, and Eutropius.
St. Anthony, abbot of Leokhnov (Novgorod).
St. Susanna of Georgia.
Repose of Elder Athanasius (Zakharov), disciple of St. Paisius Velichkovsky
October 18 (Civil Date: November 3)
Holy Apostle and Evangelist Luke.
Martyr Marinus the Elder at Anazarbus.
St. Julian the hermit of Mesopotamia.
St. Mnason, Bishop of Cyprus.
St. David, abbot of Serphukov.
New Martyrs Gabriel and Cirmidol of Egypt.
Saints Symeon, Theodore and Euprosynus, monks who found the Icon of the
Most Holy Theotokos in the Great Cave of Peloponnesus.
St. Peter, Metropolitan of Montenegro.
October 19 (Civil Date: November 4)
Righteous John, Wonderworker of Kronstadt.
Martyr Varus, and with him Six Monk martyrs.
Blessed Cleopatra and her son John, in Egypt.
St. John, abbot of Rila in Bulgaria.
Hieromartyr Sadoc (Sadoth), Bishop of Persia, and 128 Martyrs with
St. Leontius the Philosopher of St. Sabbas' Monastery.
Blessed Prochorus of Pechenga.
New Martyr Priest Alexis Stavrosky (1918).
Hieromartyr Felix and Deacon Eusebius.
Commemoration of the Glorification of New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia
October 20 (Civil Date: November 5)
Great Martyr Artemis at Antioch LITURGY: II Tim 2:1 10; Jn 15:17 16:2.
Martyrs Eboras and Eunous of Persia.
St. Matrona of Chios.
Martyr Zebinas of Caesaria in Palestine.
Righteous Artemius of Verkolsk.
St. Gerasimus the New, ascetic of Cephalonia.
New Martyr Ignatius of Mt. Athos.
Repose of Abbot Theodosius (Popov) of Optina (1903).
October 21 (Civil Date: November 6)
St. Hilarion the Great.
Repose of St. Hilarion, Bishop of Meglin in Bulgaria.
Martyrs Dasius, Gaius, and Zoticus at Nicomedia.
Saints Theophilus and James, abbots of Omutch (Pskov).
St. Hilarion, abbot of Pskov.
St. Hilarion, Schemamonk of the Kiev Caves.
St. Philotheus of Mt. Athos.
New Martyr John of the Peloponnesus.
Saints Vissarion (Bessarion) Sarai, Hieromonk, and Sophronie of Ciorara,
monk, confessors, and St. Oprea of Salistie, martyred by the Latins in
Newly revealed Martyrs Andrew, Stephen, Paul and Peter.
Martyrs Theodota and Socrates the priest in Ancyra.
Monk martyr Eucratus.
St. Baruch, monk.
Monk martyr Zachariah.
Translation of the Relics of St. Christodulus the Wonderworker of
Namesday of Elder Hilarion of Optina.
October 22 (Civil Date: November 7)
The Kazan Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos, commemorating the deliverance
from the Poles in 1612.
Holy Equal to the Apostles Abercius, Bishop of and Wonderworker of
Hierapolis LITURGY: Heb 7:26 8:2; Jn 10:9 16.
The Holy Seven Youths ("Seven Sleepers") of Ephesus (see August 4).
Martyrs Alexander the bishop, Heraclius, Anna, Elizabeth, Theodota and
Glyceria, at Adrianopolis.
St. Lot of Egypt.
Saints Theodore and Paul, abbots of Rostov.
St. James of Luga and Omutch, disciple of St. Theophilus of Omutch.
St. Rufus of the Paradise.
Repose of Righteous Monk Joseph the Silent of Kuban (1925).
October 23 (Civil Date: November 8)
Holy Apostle James the Brother of the Lord LITURGY: Gal 1:11 19; Matt 13:53 58.
Translation of the Relics of Blessed James of Borovichi, Wonderworker of
St. Ignatius, Patriarch of Constantinople.
St. Nicephorus of Constantinople.
St. Petronius, disciple of St. Pachomius the Great.
October 24 (Civil Date: November 9)
Martyr Arethas and those with him, including Martyr Syncletica and her two
Blessed Elesbaan, king of Ethiopia.
St. Athanasius, Patriarch of Constantinople.
St. Arethas, recluse of the Pskov Caves.
St. Sisoes, Schemamonk of the Kiev Caves.
St. Theophilus the Silent of the Kiev Caves.
St. Senoch, abbot of Tours (Gaul).
New Martyr Bishop Lawrence of Balakin (1918).
Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "The Joy of All Who Sorrow".
(AkOL) Repose of Blessed Elder Zosimas (Verkhovsky) (1833).
October 25 (Civil Date: November 10)
Martyrs Marcian and Martyrius the notaries of Constantinople. LITURGY: Eph 4:7 13; Matt 10:1, 5 8.
Martyr Anastasius the Fuller at Salona in Dalmatia.
St. Tabitha, the widow raised from the dead by the Apostle Peter.
St. Martyrius the deacon and St. Martyrius the recluse of the Kiev
St. George of Amastrida, Bishop of and writer of canons.
Saints Philadephus and Polycarp.
St. Macarius, Bishop of Cyprus.
Two Martyrs of Thrace.
October 26 (Civil Date: November 11)
Holy and Glorious Great martyr Demetrius the myrrh gusher of
Commemoration of the Great Earthquake at Constantinople in 740 A.D.
St. Athanasius of Medikion Monastery.
Martyr Ioasaph, monk of Mt. Athos. disciple of St. Niphon of
St. Demetrius of Barsabov in Bulgaria.
St. Theophilus of the Kiev Caves, Bishop of Novgorod.
St. Anthony, Bishop of Vologda.
Martyrs Artemidorus and Basil.
Repose of Ignatius the Bulgarian of Mt. Athos. (1927).
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