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Прп. Максим Исповедник Икона Божией Матери ''Страстная'' Святитель Тихон Задонский
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August 13
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August 26
13th Sunday after Pentecost. Tone 4.
Успенский пост.
Wine and oil allowed.

Совершается служба со славословиемApodosis of the Transfiguration. Cовершается служба, не отмеченная в Типиконе никаким знакомSt. Maximus the Confessor (662) Cовершается служба, не отмеченная в Типиконе никаким знакомUncovering of the relics of St. Maximus of Moscow, fool-for-Christ (1547). Совершается служба с полиелеемSt. Tikhon, bishop of Voronezh, wonderworker of Zadonsk (1783).

Martyr Hippolytus of Rome and 18 martyrs with him, including Martyrs Concordia, Irenaeus, and Abundius (258). Synaxis of the Saints of Valaam Monastery.

New Hieromartyr Seraphim (Zvezdinsky), bishop of Dmitrov (1937).

Icons of the Most Holy Theotokos “Of Minsk” (1500), “Of the Passion” (1641), “Of the Seven Arrows” (Vologda) (1830), and “The Softening of Evil Hearts.”

St. Eudocia the Empress, wife of Theodosius the Younger (460). St. Seridus, abbot, of Gaza (ca. 543). St. Radegunde of Poitiers, nun (587). St. Wigbert, abbot of Hersfeld and English missionary to Germany (ca. 747). Empress Irene, wife of Emperor John II Comnenus (1134). Abba Dorotheus of Gaza (ca. 560-580).

Repose of Valaam Schemamonk Timothy of Mt. Athos (1848).