Appointments from around the Episcopal Church, as printed in the April 18 issue of The Living Church.
Archives for April 14, 2021
April 14: Zenaida, Philonella, and Hermione
Unmercenary Physicians By Charles Hoffacker The April 14 commemoration of Zenaida, Philonella, and Hermione in Lesser Feasts and Fasts 2018 marks the first time an official liturgical book of the Episcopal Church has mentioned “unmercenary physicians.” This category of saint is, however, well known in Eastern Orthodox churches. An extraordinary resource on these figures is […]
Bliss and Freedom
By Sarah Cornwell A Reading from 1 John 2:12-17 12 I am writing to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven on account of his name. 13 I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning.I am writing to you, young people, because you have conquered the evil one. 14 I write […]