17 Juli 2021
Saturday July 17, 2021 / July 4, 2021
4th Week after Pentecost. Tone two.
4Holy Royal Martyrs of Russia: Tsar Nicholas II, Tsarit-sa Alexandra, Crown Prince Alexis, and Grand-duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia, and those martyred with them (1918).
1St. Andrew, archbishop of Crete (712-726).
1Venerable Martha, mother of St. Symeon Stylites the Younger (551).
1Venerable Andrew (Rublev), iconographer (1430).
oNew Hieromartyr Hieromonk Nilus of Poltava (1918).
oNew Hieromartyr Demetrius priest (1942).
oNew Hieromartyrs Sava (Trlajic), Bishop of Gornji Karlovac and George of Serbia (1941).
0Burial of St. Andrew, prince of Bogoliubsk (1174).
0Uncovering of the relics (1507) of Venerable Euthymius the Wonderworker, archimandrite of Suzdal (1404).
0Martyrs Theodotus and Theodota at Caesarea in Cappadocia (108).
0Hieromartyr Theodore, bishop of Cyrene in Libya, and with him Martyrs Cyprilla, Aroa, and Lucia (310).
0Icon of the Mother of Godof "Galatea".
oVenerables Tikhon, Basil and Nikon Monks of Solovki.
oSt. Andrew the Russian of Cairo (1174).
oSt. Donatus of Libya, bishop (Greek).
oSt. Asclepias the Wonderworker (Greek).
oHieromartyr Theophilus (Greek).
oSt. Menignus, monk (Greek).
oHieromartyr Theodotus (Greek).
oHieromartyrs Innocent and Sabbatius and 30 others with them in Sirmium of Pannonia (304).
oTranslation of the relics of St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397).
oSt. Urlich of Augsburg and Bavaria (973).
The Scripture Readings
Matius 10:16-22 Matins Gospel (St. Andrew, archbishop of Crete) or Matius 11:27-30 (if St. Andrew Rublev service perform)
Roma 8:28-39 Royal Martyrs
Yohanes 15:17-16:2 Royal Martyrs
Ibrani 13:7-16 St. Andrew Rublev
Lukas 6:17-23 St. Andrew Rublev
Ibrani 8:3-6 St. Andrew, archbishop of Crete
Matius 7:12-21 St. Andrew, archbishop of Crete