03 July, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
3rd July (20th June O.S.)
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Icon of Orthodox Saints of the British Isles


  • ADALBERT, a monk at St. Maximin in Trier who went to preach to the pagan Slavs. All his companions were killed by them, and he only escaped with difficulty (A.D. 961). He then became Abbot of Weißenburg and in A.D. 968 the first Archbishop of Magdeburg with jurisdiction over the western Slavs or Sorbs. St. Adalbert reposed A.D. 981.
  • ALBAN — THE PROTOMARTYR OF BRITAIN,

    Icon of St. Alban — Protomartyr of Britain

    TROPARION of ST. ALBAN — TONE IV
    In his struggle your holy martyr Alban,
    Gained the crown of life, O Christ our God.
    For strengthened by you and in purity of heart,
    He spoke boldly before the judges of this world,
    Offering up his head to you, the Judge of all!

    St. Alban was a pagan living at Verulamium (present-day St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England) during a persecution of Christians that took place either circa A.D. 209 or A.D. 305.

    The chief magistrate of Verulamium ordered that all the Christian priests be arrested, tortured, and then killed. A priest, known to us as Amphibalus, fled and St. Alban sheltered him in his home. The priest’s piety impressed St. Alban and he asked to be taught about the faith. St. Alban soon embraced Christ and was baptised by Amphibalus.

    The authorities became aware that St. Alban was hiding a fugitive, and soldiers were sent to arrest the priest. As the soldiers arrived, St. Alban and Amphibalus exchanged cloaks, resulting in St. Alban’s arrest and Amphibalus’ escape. St. Alban was brought before the magistrate who was furious that St. Alban had helped the priest escape. However, he offered St. Alban the opportunity to be freed without punishment if St. Alban would renounce Christ, offer a sacrifice to idols, and reveal where Amphibalus was hiding. St. Alban replied that he was a Christian and worshiped the one true God. The magistrate had St. Alban beaten and tortured, and once again offered to free him if he renounced Christ. St. Alban again refused, rejoicing in the suffering he was experiencing for the glory of God. The magistrate then ordered that St. Alban be taken to Holmhurst Hill outside the village and beheaded.

    In his Historia Ecclesiastica, St. Bede the Venerable (25th May) relates of several miracles associated with the story of St. Alban’s execution. One, that the bridge crossing a river which separated Verulamium and Holmhurst Hill, was full of people who had come to witness St. Alban’s martyrdom, preventing the execution party from continuing up the hill. St. Alban stood and prayed, making the Sign of the Cross over the river, which then parted, allowing the execution party to pass. The executioner was so astonished by this that he threw away his sword and refused to carry out the execution. He too was arrested and a replacement was selected. Another miracle linked to is that as they climbed Holmhurst Hill, St. Alban became thirsty and asked for water. At this point a small spring gushed forth and the saint was able to drink. Though the well is now dry, for many years pilgrims came to drink from this Holy Well. One of the last miracles connected to St. Alban’s martyrdom is that as the replacement executioner struck St. Alban’s head off, the executioner’s eyes came out of his head and fell to the ground. These miracles led to many conversions amongst the crowd of spectators.

    The actual name of the priest St. Alban sheltered is unknown to us, though he has been called Amphibalus which was the word for the cloak the priest exchanged with St. Alban. It is believed he was captured several days after St. Alban’s martyrdom and executed at Redbourn, a few kilometres from Holmhurst Hill. All of the other details that have come down to us about this priest should be viewed with a fair degree of scepticism. The name of the first executioner is unknown to us as well.
  • BAIN (BAINUS, BAGNUS), a monk at Fontenelle who became Bishop of Thérouanne. After twelve years he returned to Fontenelle and later served as Abbot. He reposed circa A.D. 710, and is the main patron-saint of Calais.
  • FLORENTINA (FLORENCE), the only sister of SS. Leander (27th February), Fulgentius (16th January) and Isidore (4th April). After losing her parents at an early age, she was placed under the guardianship of St. Leander; going to a convent where she later became abbess, reposing circa A.D. 636.
  • GOBAN (GOBAIN), a native of Ireland, who, as a disciple of St. Fursey (16th January), became a monk at Burgh Castle in Suffolk. He followed his abbot to France where they lived as hermits in the forest near the Oise. St. Goban was murdered by barbarians at the place now called Saint Gobain.
  • GOVAN (GOVEN, COFEN), St. Govan was most likely an Irishman who had been a disciple of St. Ailbe of Emly (12th September) before he went to Wales. He lived there as an anchorite in a fissure in a cliff at what is now called St. Govan’s Head in Pembrokeshire. He is believed to have reposed circa A.D. 586 and to be buried under the altar of his hermitage.
  • HELEN (HELIADA), an Abbess of the convent of Oehren in Trier, who reposed circa A.D. 750.
  • NOVATUS, a son of Pudens, senator of Rome, and brother of SS. Praxedes (21st July) and Pudentiana (19th May), who reposed circa A.D. 151.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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02 July, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
2nd July (19th June O.S.)
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  • BRUNO-BONIFACE, also (15th October), a native of Querfurt in present-day Saxony-Anhalt Germany, who accompanied the half-Greek Emperor Otto III to Italy in A.D. 996 where he became a monk. He was consecrated Archbishop of Mersburg in A.D. 1004, and sent to enlighten the heathen Prussians. St. Bruno, along with eighteen companions, was martyred A.D. 1009.
  • DEODATUS (DIÉ, DIDIER, DIEU-DONNÉ, ADÉODAT), a Bishop of Nevers in in present-day France, and founder of a monastery at Ebersheimmünster near Strasbourg; who resigned his See to live as an anchorite in the Vosges. A community formed around him, and he then founded and served as Abbot of the monastery of Val-de-Galilée - Jointures. St. Deodatus reposed A.D. 679, leaving his name to the town which had grown around his monastery, St. Dié.
  • GAUDENTIUS, CULMATIUS AND COMPANIONS, Gaudentius, a bishop, Culmatius, his deacon, Andrew, a layman, with his wife and children and a group of fifty-three companions, all of whom were martyred in Tuscany under Valentinian I, A.D. 364.
  • GERVASE AND PROTASE, (Second Century), the protomartyrs of Milan, whose relics were discovered A.D. 386, during the episcopate of St. Ambrose (7th December).
  • HILDEGRIN, a younger brother of St. Ludger (26th March), whom he helped in enlightening the Saxons. He became Bishop of Châlons-sur-Marne in France and later succeeded his brother as Abbot of Werden. St. Hildegrin reposed circa A.D. 827.
  • INNOCENT, a Bishop of Le Mans for over four decades, who reposed A.D. 559.
  • ROMUALD, a native of Ravenna, who in his youth witnessed his father commit a murder and resolved to repent for it by becoming a monk at Classe near Ravenna, eventually serving as Abbot (A.D. 996). He resigned three years later, leading a wandering life, establishing hermitages and monasteries, among them Camaldoli near Arezzo (A.D. 1009). St. Romuald reposed A.D. 1027.
  • URSICINUS, a physician in Ravenna, who upon being sentenced to death for being a Christian, wavered, but was encouraged by the soldier St. Vitalis (28th April) and accepted martyrdom, circa A.D. 67.
  • ZOSIMUS, a martyr in Spoleto in Umbria in Italy under Trajan A.D. 110.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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01 July, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
1st July (18th June O.S.)
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  • ALENA, the daughter of pagan parents from near Brussels, who was baptised without their knowledge, and martyred while secretly going to the liturgy, circa A.D. 640.
  • AMANDUS, the successor of St. Delphinus (24th December) as Bishop of Bordeaux (circa A.D. 404). St. Amandus is mainly known from the works of St. Paulinus of Nola (22nd June) whom he converted. He reposed circa A.D. 431.
  • CALOGERUS THE ANCHORITE, a Greek who, following Apostolic labours in the isles of Lipari, lived for thirty-five years as a hermit near Girgenti in Sicily. He reposed circa A.D. 486.
  • CYRIACUS AND PAULA, two Christians who were stoned to death in Málaga under Diocletian, A.D. 305.
  • FORTUNATUS THE PHILOSOPHER, a bishop who was driven from the north of Italy by the Lombards, reposing circa A.D. 569.
  • GREGORY, DEMETRIUS AND CALOGERUS, (Fifth Century), a bishop, an archdeacon and an abbot in North Africa. Driven from their homeland, they settled in Fragalata near Messina in Sicily where they preached the Gospel. They are honoured as the Patron Saints of Fragalata.
  • GUY, the successor of St. Berno (13th January) as Abbot of Baume in A.D. 925. He resigned circa A.D. 940 and lived as a hermit near Fay-en-Bresse, until his repose later that year.
  • MARK AND MARCELLIAN, deacons, and twin brothers, who suffered in Rome under Maximian Herculeus, circa A.D. 287.
  • OSMANNA (OSANNA), the sister of King Osred of Northumbria, who fled to Brittany where became a nun at the Abbaye Notre-Dame de Jouarre, reposing circa A.D. 700.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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30 June, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
30th June (17th June O.S.)
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  • AGRIPPINUS, a Bishop of Como who reposed A.D. 615.
  • ANTIDIUS (ANTEL, ANTIBLE, TUDE), a disciple of St. Ferreolus of Besançon (16th June), who was put to death by the Vandals at the hamlet of Ruffey, circa A.D. 265.
  • AVITUS (AVY), a monk at Menat in Auvergne, who went on to serve as Abbot of Micy near Orleans; he left Micy to live as a hermit in the Perche, but was forced by his numerous disciples to build, and become abbot of a new monastery. St. Avitus reposed circa A.D. 530.
  • BOTULF AND ADULF (BOTOLPH AND ADOLPH), SS. Botulf and Adulf were brothers from England who entered a monastery in Belgium. St. Adulf went on to be consecrated Bishop of Utrecht and nothing further is known of him. St. Botulf returned to England, where, according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, he founded and was first Abbot of a monastery at Iken in Suffolk, which was destroyed by the Danes in the ninth century. St. Botulf reposed circa A.D. 700. There are over seventy churches (including four at the gates of the City of London) dedicated to him.
  • BRIAVEL, (Sixth Century), there is no record of her life extant, however it is generally believed St. Briavel was a hermit in the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire England where the village and civil parish of St. Briavels commemorate her.
  • GUNDULPHUS, a sixth century bishop in France who is believed to have reposed in Bourges.
  • HERVEUS (HERVÉ), a native of Wales who was taken when very young to Brittany. Though blind from birth, he became Abbot of Plouvien, and later moved with some of his monks to Lanhouarneau. St. Herveus reposed circa A.D. 575.
  • HIMERIUS, a native of Calabria who became a monk, and later Bishop of Ameila in Umbria. He is described as a great ascetic. St. Himerius reposed circa A.D. 560, his relics were translated to Cremona (A.D 995) where he is one of the main Patron Saints.
  • MARTYRS OF ROME, (Date Uncertain), a group of two hundred and sixty-two martyrs who suffered under Diocletian and were buried on the old Via Salaria in Rome.
  • MOLLING (MOLING, MYLLIN, MOLIGNUS, DAIRCHILLA), St. Molling received monastic tonsure at Glendalough, and went on to succeed St. Áedan (31st January) in the Bishopric of Ferns. He later resigned that See and founded an abbey at Achad Cainigh, which became Teghmollin, or Tech Molin, St. Mullins, where he reposed in A.D.697 and was buried.
  • MONTANUS, a soldier who was taken to the island of Ponza in the Tyrrhenian Sea, where he was martyred by being thrown into the sea with a heavy stone tied round his neck, circa A.D. 300. His body was recovered by Christians who enshrined it in Gaeta.
  • NECTAN, (Sixth Century),
    Icon of St. Nectan of Hartland

    St. Nectan was the eldest of St. Brychan of Brycheiniog’s (6th April) twenty-four children. Whilst still a young man he was inspired to imitate the example of St. Anthony the Great and the other great ascetics. To that end he and several companions left Wales by boat landing on the northern coast of Devonshire at Hartland.

    One day St. Nectan found a stray pig, and returned it to its owner. In gratitude the owner gave St. Nectan two cows, which were soon stolen from him. He found the robbers and attempted to teach them about Christ, however this enraged the robbers and one of them beheaded St. Nectan. The saint then picked up his head and carried it about one kilometre back to his cell and laid it down near a spring. Seeing this caused the robber who cut St. Nectan’s head off to go mad, but the other robber buried the saint. Since then the site of his tomb has been a place of many miracles.

    St. Nectan is the patron of Hartland, Devonshire, and there is an Orthodox house chapel (Moscow Patriarchate) dedicated to St. Simeon and St. Anna at Combe Martin, North Devon where St. Nectan is venerated.
  • TROPARION of ST. NECTAN — TONE IV
    O holy Father Nectan
    you followed the bidding of the Lord
    and left your father and mother for His sake to embrace the hermit's life.
    Faithful follower of Christ unto death
    pray that He may save our souls.


  • RAMBOLD (RAMNOLD), a monk at St Maximinus in Trier, who served as Abbot of St. Emmeram in Regensburg. He reposed A.D. 1001 at the age of one hundred.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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29 June, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
29th June (16th June O.S.)
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  • ACTINEA AND GRAECINA, two fourth century martyrs, Actina was beheaded in Volterra under Diocletian.
  • AURELIAN, Bishop of Arles from A.D. 546 until his repose circa A.D. 550. He was the founder of two monastic houses, one for monks and one for nuns, and drew up for each a rule, based on that of St. Cæsarius of Arles (27th August).
  • AUREUS, JUSTINA AND COMPANIONS, (Date Uncertain), Aureus was a Bishop of Mainz who was driven from his diocese during an invasion of the Huns, followed by his sister, Justina, and others. After they returned, he and the others were martyred in church while celebrating the liturgy.
  • BERTHALDUS (BERTAUD), an anchorite in the Ardennes who was ordained priest by St. Remigius (1st October), he reposed circa A.D. 540.
  • CETTIN (CETHAGH), St. Cettin was a disciple of St. Patrick (17th March), who consecrated him bishop to assist with the latter’s apostolic work. St. Cettin reposed in the fifth century A.D.; his shrine at Oran, Co. Roscommon survived until the end of the eighteenth century.
  • COLMAN MCROI, (Sixth Century), St. Colman was a deacon and disciple of St. Columba (9th June) and the founder (circa A.D. 530) of a monastery on Lambay Island, off the coast of north Co. Dublin in Ireland.
  • CURIG, it is generally believed that St. Curig was a sixth century Bishop of Llanbadarn in Wales, where there are several churches dedicated to him. It is extremely difficult to accurately trace his history. Even distinguishing him from other saints bearing similar names is problematic.
  • FELIX AND MAURUS, (Sixth Century), father and son originally from the Holy Land, who, after a pilgrimage to Rome, lived as hermits at what is now called San Felice near Narni in central Italy.
  • FERREOLUS AND FERRUTIO, brothers from Asia Minor; Ferreolus, a priest, and Ferrutio, a deacon, were sent by St. Irenaeus of Lyons (28th June) to enlighten the area round Besançon. Their Apostolic labour lasted for thirty years before they were martyred circa A.D. 212.
  • ISMAEL, (Sixth Century), St. Ismael was a disciple of St. Teio (9th February), and was consecrated bishop by him. No further information on his life remains.
  • SIMILIAN (SAMBIN), the third Bishop of Nantes. He reposed A.D. 310; St. Gregory of Tours (17th November) testified to his holiness.
  • SIMPLICIUS OF BOURGES, the father of a large family, who was chosen by the local bishops to be Bishop of Bourges. A staunch defender of the Church against the Arian Visigoths, he reposed A.D. 477.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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28 June, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
28th June (15th June O.S.)
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  • ABRAHAM, born on the banks of the Euphrates, he travelled to Egypt, where he was captured by thieves who held him prisoner for five years. He escaped and travelled to Gaul, where he settled near Clermont in Auvergne as a hermit. Eventually he became Abbot of the monastery of St. Cyriacus (St Cyrgnes). His intercessions are sought against fever. St. Abraham reposed circa A.D. 480.
  • BENILDIS, a woman in Córdoba who was so moved by the courage of the priest Athanasius during his martyrdom at the hands of the Moors, that she braved death at the stake on the following day A.D. 853. Her ashes were thrown into the Guadalquivir.
  • CONSTANTINE, a monk with St. Philibert (20th August) at Jumièges, who later served as Bishop of Beauvais. He reposed circa A.D. 706.
  • DOMITIAN AND HADELIN, two disciples of St. Landelinus (15th June) at Lobbes who reposed circa A.D. 686.
  • EDBURGH (EDBURGA) OF WINCHESTER, St. Edburgh, the daughter of King Edward the Elder and his third wife Edith of Kent, was placed in the monastery at Winchester. Whilst alive she was revered for the holiness of her life and renowned for her gentleness and humility. It is not known for sure, but she may have served as Abbess of the monastery at some point. St. Edburgh reposed in A.D. 960, and was buried in the Abbey church, and in A.D. 972 some of her relics were translated to Pershore Abbey in Worcestershire, which is dedicated to her.
  • LANDELINUS, born near Bapaume, Landelinus was a repentant robber who became a monk. He was later ordained and founded monasteries at Lobbes (A.D. 654), Aulne (A.D. 656), Walers (A.D. 657) and Crespin (Crepy) (A.D.670). St. Landelinus reposed A.D. 686.
  • MELAN, the Bishop of Viviers from A.D. 519 until his repose circa A.D. 549.
  • TRILLO (DRILLO, DREL), St. Trillo the son of a Breton chieftain, went to Wales with St. Cadfan (1st November). He is the founder and patron saint of the churches at Llandrillo in Gwynedd and Rhos-on-Sea (Llandrillo yn Rhos) in Conwy County Borough, Wales. St. Trillo reposed in the early part of the sixth century.
  • VITUS (GUY), MODESTUS AND CRESCENTIA, refugees from Sicily who were martyred under Diocletian, circa A.D. 303. St. Vitus' intercession is sought against epilepsy and the nervous disorder called St. Vitus' dance.
  • VOUGA (VOUGAR, VEHO, FEOCK, FIECH), a sixth century bishop from Ireland who settled in Brittany where he lived as a hermit near Lesneven.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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27 June, 2015

Orthodox Western Saints for Today


Pre-Schism Saints of the Orthodox Roman Patriarchate*
27th June (14th June O.S.)
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  • ANASTASIUS, FELIX AND DIGNA, Anastasius was a deacon of the church of St. Acisclus in Córdoba, who became a monk at Tábanos, which was near Córdoba. Felix came from a Berber family in Alcalá, and initially became a monk at Asturias, but joined the monastery at Tábanos, hoping for martyrdom. Digna was a nun in the convent there. These three were among the first to confess Christ in Cordoba, and were beheaded by order of the Caliph, A.D. 853.
  • CEARAN (CIARAN), St. Cearan was Abbot of Belach-Cluin in Co. Meath Ireland. He was given the surname “The Devout” because of the holiness of his life. He reposed A.D. 870.
  • DOGMAEL, St. Dogmael was a monk who evangelised in Pembrokeshire and Anglesey (Ynys Môn) in Wales and later in Brittany. He lived at the end of the fifth, and beginning of the sixth century, no further information on his life is extant.
  • ETHERIUS, a sixth century Bishop of Vienne.
  • GEROLD, a monk at Fontenelle, who served as Bishop of Evreux from A.D. 787 until his repose A.D. 806.
  • HARTWIG, the twenty-first Archbishop of Salzburg, he served from A.D. 991 until his repose A.D. 1023.
  • LOTHARIUS, the founder of a monastery in the forest of Argentan which was later called Saint-Loyer-des-Champs after him. He then became Bishop of Séez for thirty-two years, reposing circa A.D. 756.
  • MARCIAN OF SYRACUSE, (Date Uncertain), according to Sicilian tradition he was the first 'Bishop of the West', sent to Syracuse in Sicily by the Apostle Peter. However, it is more likely that Marcian was sent to Sicily in the third century. He was martyred by Jews who threw him from a tower.
  • MARK OF LUCERA, a bishop who reposed circa A.D. 328, and is venerated locally in the south of present-day Italy.
  • NENNUS (NENUS, NEHEMIAS), (Seventh Century), the successor of St. Enda (21st March) as abbot of the monasteries of the Isles of Arran and Bute in Ireland.
  • PSALMODIUS (PSALMET, SAUMON, SAUMAY), (Seventh Century), a disciple of St. Brendan the Voyager (16th May), who was most likely born in Ireland. He moved to Gaul where he lived as a hermit near Limoges.
  • QUINTIAN, (Date Unknown), a bishop in Gaul.
  • RICHARD OF ST. VANNES, a monk at St Vannes in Verdun, who was called 'Gratia Dei' ('Thanks be to God'), from a phrase he often said. He reposed A.D. 1046.
  • VALERIUS AND RUFINUS, two martyrs in Soissons circa A.D. 287.


* - Prior to the Schism the Patriarchate of Rome was Orthodox and fully in communion with the Orthodox Church. As Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco +1966 said "The West was Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable Liturgy is far older than any of her heresies."



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