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Hieromartyr Eleutherius, bishop of Illyria, and his mother Martyr Anthea and Martyr Corivus the Eparch (2nd)

New Hieromartyr Joseph, metropolitan of Petrograd

Venerable Paul of Latros (955)

St Stephen the Confessor, archbishop of Surozh (8th)

Martyr Eleutherios of Constantinople

Venerable Pardus, the Hermit of Palestine

Venerable Tryphon of Pechenga and Kolsk (1583)

Venerable Martyr Susanna the Deaconess

New Hieromartyr Hilarion, archbishop of Verei (1929)

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Wednesday of the 26th week after Pentecost

1 Tim 1.18-20, 2.8-15 (Epistle)

My son Timothy, this charge I commit to you, according to the prophecies previously made concerning you, that by them you may wage the good warfare, having faith and a good conscience, which some having rejected, concerning the faith have suffered shipwreck, of whom are Hymenaeus and Alexander, whom I delivered to Satan that they may learn not to blaspheme. . . . I desire therefore that the men pray everywhere, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and doubting; in like manner also, that the women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with propriety and moderation, not with braided hair or gold or pearls or costly clothing, but, which is proper for women professing godliness, with good works. Let a woman learn in silence with all submission. And I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man, but to be in silence. For Adam was formed first, then Eve. And Adam was not deceived, but the woman being deceived, fell into transgression. Nevertheless she will be saved in childbearing if they continue in faith, love, and holiness, with self-control.

Mark 8.30-34 (Gospel)

At that time, Jesus strictly warned his disciples that they should tell no one about Him. And He began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and after three days rise again. He spoke this word openly. Then Peter took Him aside and began to rebuke Him. But when He had turned around and looked at His disciples, He rebuked Peter, saying, “Get behind Me, Satan! For you are not mindful of the things of God, but the things of men.” When He had called the people to Himself, with His disciples also, He said to them, “Whoever desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me.

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