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Today's feasts

November 17 2017:

Our Holy Lady Theotokos

Saint Gregory the Wonder-worker of Neo-Caesarea; Saint Nikon, Abbot of Radonezh, disciple of St. Sergius of Radonezh (see also September 25 and July 5); Saint Lazarus the Iconographer of Constantinople; Saint Longinus of Egypt; Saint Gennadius of Vatopedi (Mount Athos); Martyr Gobron (Michael) and 133 soldiers of Georgia; Saint Maximus (Maximian), Patriarch of Constantinople (see also April 21); Saint Gregory, Bishop of Tours, and with him Saints Patroclus of Bourges, Ursus, and Leobatius, brother-abbots, and Nicetius of Lyons (Gaul); Saint Zachariah the Skete-dweller and Saint John, monk; Saint Justin, monk; Saint Gennadius I, Patriarch of Constantinople; Righteous Mother Hilda of Whitby; Saint Paisios Velichkovsky (see also November 15)



( November 4 2017: Julian Calendar )

Saint Gregory the Dialogist
Saint Joannicius the Great
Saint John Vatatzes the Merciful

Saint Ioannicius the Great; Hieromartyrs Nicander, Bishop of Myra, and Hermas, presbyter; Blessed Simon of Yurievits; Saint Nicander, Abbot of Gorodensk (Novgorod); Saint Mercurius, faster of the Kiev Caves; Saint Paul, Metropolitan of Tobolsk; Saint Sylvia, mother of St. Gregory the Dialogist (see March 12); Martyr Porphyrius the Mime of Caesarea; Saint John Vatatzes the Merciful, emperor; Saints John, Stephen, and Isaiah of Georgia; Saint Clether, hermit of Cornwall; Saint Birnstan, Bishop of Winchester; Saint George (Karslidis) of Drama; Other events: repose of Schemamonk Mark of Sarov Monastery


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The Episcopal Assembly of North and Central America, founded in 2010, consists of all the active Orthodox bishops of North and Central America, representing multiple jurisdictions. It is the successor to SCOBA, and it is not, properly speaking, a synod. The Episcopal Assembly of North and Central America is one of several such bodies around the world which operate in the so-called "diaspora."


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