Sunday 9th September Orthodox (eastern rite) Liturgy 2-30pm Church of the holy Rosary Castlebar with Novena to Saint Sharbel and anointing with holy Oil from Saints tomb for all present all are most welcome. In preparation for the feast of Holy Cross ( Holy Cross day) Friday 14th September we will bless all present with relic of the true cross and any medals, crosses ect that are brought.
Great Martyr Euphemia The All-Praised (304) St Sebastiana, Disciple of St Paul The Apostle, Martyred At Heraclea (1st)
Hieromartyr Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage (258)
Martyr Ludmilla, Grandmother of St Wenceslaus, Prince of Czechs (927) St Edith of Wilton Nun (984) St Procopius, Founder of Savaza Monastery (1053) Schema-Hieromonk Kuksha of Odessa (1924)
September Saturday After Exaltation of The Cross. Afterfeast of Exaltation of The Cross. Martyr
Sophia, and Her Three Daughters, Faith ( Pistis, Vera) Hope (Elpis, Nadezhda) and Love (Agape, Lyubov) At Rome (C137)
St Joachim The Illustrious, Patriarch of Alexandria (1567)
Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius, and Dorymedon of Synada (276)
Tuesday September Afterfeast of Exaltation of The Cross.
Great Martyr Eustathius (Eustace), His Wife Martyr Theopiste, and Her Children, Martyrs Agapius and Theopistus, of Rome (C118)
Hieromartyr Hypatius, Bishop of Ephesus, and His Presbyter, Andrew (C730-5) Martyrs Michael and Theodore of Chernigov (1245)
Wednesday September. Leavetaking of Exaltation of The Cross. Prophet Jonah Apostle Quadratus The Apologist (C130)
St Jonah The Presbyter (9th), Father of Sts Theophanes The Hymnographer and Theodore Graptus. Uncovering of Relics of St Demetrius, Metroploitian of Rostov (1752)
Thursday September Hieromartyr Phocas, of Sinope (C117)
Martyr Phocas The Gardener of Sinope (C320)
St Paraskeva, Fool-For-Christ of Diveyevo (1915)
Friday September Fast Day (Wine Oil) The Conception of The Holy, Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John
Sts Zanthippe and Polyxene, Disciples of The Apostles, Who Died In Spain (109) Virgin-Martyr Irais (Rhais) of Alexandria (C308)
Saturday September Holy Protomartyr and Equal To The Apostles Thecla (1st) St Stephen The "First Crowned", King of Serbia ( In Monastic Life , Simon) New Martyrs of Alaska Peiest-Monk Juvenaly and Peter The Aleut (18th)
Sunday September 15th Sunday After Pentecost.
St Sergius, Abbot and Wonderworker of Radonezh (1392)
Commeration of Great Earthquake At Constantinople (447)
and The Miracle of The Trisagion. Venerable Dosithea, Recluse of The Kiev Caves. (1776)
Monday September Holy Apostle and Evangelist John The Theologian (2nd) St Nilus of Rossano, Founder of Grottaferrata (Italy 1004) St Ephraim, Abbot of Perekop, Wonder-Worker of Novgorod (1492)
Tuesday September Martyr Callistratus (C304) Apostles Mark, Aristarchus, and Zenas, of The Seventy (1st) St Sabbatius, Wonder-Worker of Solovki (1435) Hieromartyr Anthimus The Georgian, Metroploitian of Ungro-Vlachia (Romania 1716) New Martyr Aquilina At Thessalonica (1764)
Wednesday September St Charition The Confessor, Abbot of Palestine (C350) Prophet Baruch (6thbc) St Lioba of Wimborne (Abbess of Bischofsheim) (C780) Martyrdom of St Wenceslaus, Prince of Czechs (935)
Thursday September St Cyriacus The Hermit, of Palestine (556)
Martyrs Dada, Gobdelas, Casdous and Casoda of Persia (4th)
Friday September Fast Day Hieromartyr Gregory, Bishop of Greater Armenia (C335) Martyrs Rhipsime and Gaiana of Armenia (4th)
St Michael, First Metroploitian of Kiev (992).