December 2017
Feastday readings are in boldface. Readings: After Pentecost (AP) , After Holy Cross (AC)
Tones: Octoechos (T), Eothinon (E)
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
 
 
 
 
 
1
Prophet Nahum
2
Prophet Habakkuk
3
Prophet Zephaniah
Healing the Blind Man
4
Great-martyr Barbara & John of Damascus
5
Sabbas the Sanctified
6
Nicholas the Wonderworker
7
Ambrose of Milan
8
Patapios of Thebes
9
Conception of the Theotokos
10
Martyrs Menas, Hermogenes & Eugraphos
Healing a Woman on the Sabbath
11
Daniel the Stylite
12
Spyridon the Wonderworker
13
Eustrates, Auxentios, Eugene, Mardarios & Orestes
Gospel: Mark 8:30-34
28AP / 13AC
14
Martyr Thyrces & his companions
Epistle: Titus 1:5b-14
Gospel: Mark 9:9-15
28AP / 13AC
15
Martyr Eleutherios
Gospel: Mark 9:33-41
28AP / 13AC
16
Prophet Haggai
Gospel: Luke 14:1-11
28AP / 13AC
17
Holy Ancestors
Prophet Daniel & the Three Youths
18
Martyr Sebastian & his companions
29AP / 14AC
19
Martyr Boniface
Gospel: Mark 10:2-12
29AP / 14AC
20
Hieromartyr Ignatius of Antioch
Epistle: Acts 9:19b-31
Gospel: Mark 9:33-41
29AP / 14AC
21
Juliana of Nicomedia
Winter begins
Epistle: Hebrews 7:1-6
29AP / 14AC
22
Paramony of the Nativity
Great-martyr Anastasia
Gospel: Luke 2:1-20
29AP / 14AC
23
Saturday before the Nativity
10 Martyrs of Crete
24
Genealogy of the Lord
25
Nativity of the Lord
26
Synaxis of the Theotokos
30AP / 15AC
27
Protomartyr Stephen
30AP / 15AC
28
Martyrs of Nicomedia
30AP / 15AC
29
Holy Innocents
Gospel: Mark 12:1-12
30AP / 15AC
30
Saturday after the Nativity
Martyr Anysia
31
Sunday before the Theophany
Melany the Roman