26 September 2021
Sunday September 26, 2021 / September 13, 2021
14th Sunday after Pentecost. Tone five.
0Sunday before the Universal Elevation of the Precious and Life-Creating Cross of the Lord
0Synaxis of All Saints of Altai (movable holiday on the Sunday after September 7th).
1Forefeast of the Exaltation of the Cross.
3Commemoration of the Founding of the Church of the Resurrection (The Holy Sepulchre) at Jerusalem (335).
1Hieromartyr Cornelius the Centurion (1st c.).
oNew Hieromartyrs Stephan, Alexander priests and Nicholas deacon (1937).
0Martyrs Cronides, Leontius, and Serapion of Alexandria (237).
0Martyr Seleucus in Scythia (320).
0Martyr Straton of Nicomedia (3rd c.).
0Martyrs Macrobius and Gordian at Tomi in Romania (320).
0Hieromartyr Julian of Galatia (4th c.).
0Martyrs Elias, Zoticus, Lucian, Valerian, Macrobius, and Gordian at Tomi in Romania (320).
0Venerable Peter at Atroe (9th C).
0Great-martyr Ketevan, queen of Kakhetia (1624) (Georgia).
oVenerable Cornelius of Padan-Olonets (16th c.), disciple of Venerable Alexander of Svir, and with him Venerables Dionysius and Misail
oVenerable Litorius, bishop of Tours (370).
oVenerable John of Prislop (15th-16th c.) (Romania).
oVenerable Basil monk of Iveron Monastery (Greek).
oSt. Hierotheus of Kalamata, monk of Iveron Monastery, Mt. Athos (1745) (Greek).
The Scripture Readings
Markus 16:9-20 (3rd Matins Gospel)
2 Korintus 1:21-2:4
Ibrani 3:1-4 Epistle, Church
Matius 16:13-18 Gospel, Church
Galatia 6:11-18 Sunday before the Universal Elevation
Yohanes 3:13-17 Sunday before the Universal Elevation