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Holy Tuesday

Apostle and Hieromartyr Simeon, bishop of Jerusalem, a kinsman of the Lord (107)

Venerable Stephen, abbot of the Kiev Caves and bishop of Vladimir in Volynia (1094)

Venerable John, abbot of the Cathares Monastery

Eulogios the Hospitable

Floribert, bishop of Luik

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Exod 2.5-10 (Vespers)

The daughter of Pharaoh came down to bathe at the river. And her maidens walked along the riverside; and when she saw the ark among the reeds, she sent her maid to get it. And when she opened it, she saw the child, and behold, the baby wept. So she had compassion on him, and said, “This is one of the Hebrews’ children.” Then his sister said to Pharaoh’s daughter, “Shall I go and call a nurse for you from the Hebrew women, that she may nurse the child for you?” And Pharaoh’s daughter said to her, “Go.” So the maiden went and called the child’s mother. Then Pharaoh’s daughter said to her, “Take this child away and nurse him for me, and I will give you your wages.” So the woman took the child and nursed him. And the child grew, and she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter, and he became her son. So she called his name Moses, saying, “Because I drew him out of the water.”

Job 1.13-22 (Vespers)

It came to pass on a certain day, that Job’s sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother’s house; and a messenger came to Job and said, “The oxen were plowing and the donkeys feeding beside them, “when the Sabeans raided them and took them away – indeed they have killed the servants with the edge of the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell you!” While he was still speaking, another also came and said, “The fire of God fell from heaven and burned up the sheep and the servants, and consumed them; and I alone have escaped to tell you!” While he was still speaking, another also came and said, “The Chaldeans formed three bands, raided the camels and took them away, yes, and killed the servants with the edge of the sword; and I alone have escaped to tell you!” While he was still speaking, another also came and said, “Your sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother’s house, “and suddenly a great wind came from across the wilderness and struck the four corners of the house, and it fell on the young people, and they are dead; and I alone have escaped to tell you!” Then Job arose, tore his robe, and shaved his head; and he fell to the ground and worshiped. And he said: “Naked I came from my mother’s womb, And naked shall I return there. The Lord gave, and the Lord has taken away; Blessed be the name of the Lord.” In all this Job did not sin nor charge God with wrong.

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Sunday, April 18
5th of Lent: St Mary of Egypt
9:00 am Hours & Divine Liturgy

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6:00 pm Presanctfied Liturgy

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Lazarus Saturday
9:30 am Hours & Divine Liturgy
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Holy Monday
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Holy Tuesday
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Holy Wednesday
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Holy Thursday
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Holy Friday
Apostle James
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