Our venerable mother '''Irene of Chrysovalantou''' was the [[abbess]] of the [[monastery]] of Chrysovalantou. Her [[feast day]] is on [[July 28]].
[[Image:St_Irene_Chrysovalantou.jpg|right|thumb|Saint Irene, Abbess of the Monastery of Chrysovalantou]]
==The Royal Wedding==
==St. Irene the Wonder-worker==
Countless miracles surround St. Irene. First of these was the smell, the same present at the funeral, which continued at the saint's grave for years. Countless miracles occur at the site, and many prayers for St. Irene's intercessions are continually answered. One such series of miracles is for mothers who are unable to conceive: after asking for St. Irene's intercessions, often a child is born, and the parents will name their child
*[http://goarch.org/en/chapel/saints.asp?contentid=498 Irene the Righteous of Chrysovalantou] ([[GOARCH]])