Today's feastsJuly 29: Martyr Kallinikos of Asia Minor; Martyr Theodote and her Children; Saint Constantine, Patriarch of Constantinople; Saint Theodosius the New, emperor; Saint Roman, abbot of Kirzhach, disciple of Saint Sergius of Radonezh; Saints Constantine and Cosmas, abbots of Kosinsk, Pskov; Martyr Eustace of Mtskhet in Georgia; Martyr Michael; Saint Lupus the Confessor, Bishop of Troyes; Martyrs Mamas and Vasilicos the Elder in Darii; Saint Bogolep, Schemamonk-child of Black Ravine near Astrakhan; Saint Olaf, Enlightener of Norway; Martyr Basiliscus the Elder; Martyrs Benjamin and Berius of Constantinople; Martyr Bessarion, Bishop of Smolyan; Saint Sulian, Abbot of Luxulyan, Cornwall; Anatolios the Younger of Optina (see also November 12, July 30); Martyr John the soldier at Constantinople (see also July 30); Martyrs Simplicios, Faustinos, and Beatrice, of Rome; Virgin-martyr Seraphima of Antioch
The V. Rev. Raphael Morgan was a Jamaican-American priest of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, later the founder and superior of the Order of the Cross of Golgotha, and thought to be the first black Orthodox clergyman in America. Having recently been discovered, his life has garnered great interest, but much of his life still remains shrouded in mystery.
Recently featured: Holy Week, Georges Florovsky, Theodoros II (Choreftakis) of Alexandria, Paschal Homily, Pachomius the Great, Seventh Ecumenical Council. View all featured articles.
Browse these categories and selected articles:
Saints: American Saints, Apostolic Fathers, Biblical Saints, British Saints, Bulgarian Saints, Carpatho-Russian Saints, Church Fathers, Desert Fathers, Egyptian Saints, French Saints, Greek Saints, Georgian Saints, German Saints, Lithuanian Saints, Martyrs, Romanian Saints, Russian Saints, Scandinavian Saints, Serbian Saints, Syrian Saints
|This page uses content from the English OrthodoxWiki. The original article was at Portal:Orthodox Christianity. The list of authors can be seen in the page history.The text of OrthodoxWiki is available under the GNU Free Documentation License.|