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Wednesday, 28 June 2017
Coming Feasts
Thu, 29 June '17

The Glorious and Most Illustrious Saints, Apostles and Chief Primates Peter and Paul

Fri, 30 June '17

The Council of the holy and glorious Twelve Apostles

Sun, 2 July '17

The Deposition of the Robe of the Holy Mother of God at Blanchernae

Thu, 20 July '17

The Holy Prophet Elijah

Tue, 25 July '17

The Repose of St Anne, the mother of the Most Holy Mother of God

O God, in Thy name save me, and in Thy strength do Thou judge me.
Verse: O God hearken unto my prayer, give ear unto the words of my mouth.

Wisdom from the Holy Fathers
Both spiritual knowledge and health are good by nature, yet their contraries have been of more benefit to many people. For such knowledge may serve no good purpose where the wicked are concerned, even though, as we have said, it is good in itself. The same is true with regard to health, riches and joy, for they are not used advantageously by such people. But certainly their contraries do benefit them. Therefore not one of them is evil in itself, even though it may appear to be evil.
On Love

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Service(s) for Wednesday
Austell, Monk of Cornwall, Disciple of Saint Mevan. Crummine, Bishop of Lackan, County Westmeath, Ireland, Disciple of Saint Patrick. Martyrs Papios and Paul. The translation of the relics of Cyros and John the unmercenary healers. Venerable Moses the anchorite. Venerable Sergios and Herman, wonder-workers of Valaam. Venerable Simeon.

Service(s) for Thursday
The Glorious and Most Illustrious Saints, Apostles and Chief Primates Peter and Paul
Apostles Peter and Paul. Cocha, Abbess of Ross-Benchuir, Who Nursed Saint Ciaran. Elwin, Bishop of Lindsey. Juliot (Julitta or Ilud) of Luxulyon, Cornwall.

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Wisdom of the Fathers is from An Athonite Gerontikon: Sayings of the Holy Fathers of Mount Athos and The Philokalia
Scripture Verses from KJV and EMTV

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