Sunday, February 12/25, 2018. First Sunday of Great Lent. Great Lent.
Wine and oil allowed.

Совершается служба с полиелеемAppearance of the Iveron Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (Mt. Athos) (9th c.). Cовершается служба, не отмеченная в Типиконе никаким знакомSt. Meletius, archbishop of Antioch (381). Совершается служба с полиелеемSt. Alexis, metropolitan of Moscow (1378). St. Meletius, archbishop of Kharkov (1840).

St. Mary, nun (who was called Marinus), and her father, St. Eugene, monk, of Alexandria (6th c.) St. Anthony II, patriarch of Constantinople (895). St. Bassian, founder of Ryabovsk Monastery (Uglich) (1509). Hieromartyr Urbanus, pope of Rome (223-230).

St. Ethilwald of Lindisfarne (740). St. Prochorus of Georgia, builder of Holy Cross Monastery near Jerusalem (1066). New Monk-martyrs Luke (Mukhaidze) (1277) and Nicholas (Dvali) (1314), of Jerusalem, and the holy fathers of the Georgian monasteries in Jerusalem. New Martyr Christos the Gardener, of Albania, at Constantinople (1748).

Repose of the cave-dweller Anastasia (Logacheva) of Ardatov (1875).