October 2021
Feastday readings are in boldface. Readings: After Pentecost (AP) , After Holy Cross (AC)
Tones: Octoechos (T), Eothinon (E)
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Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
 
 
 
 
 
1
Protection of the Theotokos
Romanos the Melodist
Ananias of the 70
Epistle: Hebrews 9:1-7 (Nov 21)
Gospel: Luke 10:38-42, 11:27-28 (Sep 8)
Epistle: Philippians 1:27-2:4
Gospel: Luke 6:17-23
Oil & Wine allowed
19AP / 2AC
2
Hieromartyr Cyprian & Virgin Martyr Justina
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 15:58-16:3
Gospel: Luke 5:17-26
Fast free
19AP / 2AC
3
Hieromartyr Dionysios
Love your enemies
Therese of the Child Jesus
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 11:31-12:9
Gospel: Luke 6:31-36
T.2 / E.8
Fast free
19AP / 2AC
4
Hierotheos of Athens
Epistle: Philippians 2:12-16a
Gospel: Luke 6:24-30
Fast free
20AP / 3AC
5
Martyr Charitina
Epistle: Philippians 2:16b-23
Gospel: Luke 6:37-45
Fast free
20AP / 3AC
6
Apostle Thomas
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 4:9-16 (Su/10AP)
Gospel: John 20:19-31 (Su/1AE)
Epistle: Philippians 2:24-30
Gospel: Luke 6:46-7:1
Oil & Wine allowed
20AP / 3AC
7
Martyrs Sergios & Bacchos
Epistle: Philippians 3:1-8
Gospel: Luke 7:17-30
Fast free
20AP / 3AC
8
Pelagia of Antioch
Epistle: Philippians 3:8-19
Gospel: Luke 7:31-35
Strict fast
20AP / 3AC
9
Apostle James, Son of Alphaeus
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 1:1-11
Gospel: Luke 5:27-32
Fast free
20AP / 3AC
10
Martyrs Eulampios & Eulampia
Raising the Widow's Son
Epistle: Galatians 1:11-19
Gospel: Luke 7:11-16
T.3 / E.9
Fast free
20AP / 3AC
11
Deacon Philip
Columbus Day
Epistle: Philippians 4:10-23
Gospel: Luke 7:36-50
Fast free
21AP / 4AC
12
Martyrs Probos, Tarachos & Andronicos
Epistle: Colossians 1:1-3, 6-11
Gospel: Luke 8:1-3
Fast free
21AP / 4AC
13
Hieromartyr Carpos & his companions
Epistle: Colossians 1:18-23
Gospel: Luke 8:22-25
Strict fast
21AP / 4AC
14
Martyrs Nazarios, Gervasios, Protasios & Celsus
Epistle: Colossians 1:24-2:1
Gospel: Luke 9:7-11
Fast free
21AP / 4AC
15
Hieromartyr Lucian
Epistle: Colossians 2:1-7
Gospel: Luke 9:12-18a
Strict fast
21AP / 4AC
16
Martyr Longinos
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 3:12-18
Gospel: Luke 6:1-10
Fast free
21AP / 4AC
17
Fathers of the 7th Council
Prophet Hosea
Epistle: Titus 3:8-15 (Oct 10)
Gospel: Luke 8:5-15 (4AC)
Fast free
T.4 / E.10
18
Apostle and Evangelist Luke
Epistle: Colossians 4:5-11, 14-18
Gospel: Luke 10:16-21 (Sep 6)
Epistle: Colossians 2:13-20
Gospel: Luke 9:18-22
Fast free
22AP / 5AC
19
Prophet Joel
Epistle: Colossians 2:20-3:3
Gospel: Luke 9:23-27
Fast free
22AP / 5AC
20
Great-martyr Artemios
Epistle: Colossians 3:17-4:1
Gospel: Luke 9:44-50
Strict fast
22AP / 5AC
21
Hilarion the Great
Epistle: Colossians 4:2-9
Gospel: Luke 9:49-56
Fast free
22AP / 5AC
22
Equal to the Apostles Averkios
Epistle: Colossians 4:10-18
Gospel: Luke 10:1-15
Strict fast
22AP / 5AC
23
Apostle James, Brother of the Lord
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 5:1-10
Gospel: Luke 7:1b-10
Fast free
22AP / 5AC
24
Great-martyr Arethas & his companions
Healing a Demoniac
Epistle: Galatians 6:11-18
Gospel: Luke 8:27-39
T.5 / E.11
Fast free
22AP / 6AC
25
Martyrs Marcian & Martyrios
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5
Gospel: Luke 10:22-24
Fast free
23AP / 6AC
26
Great-martyr Demetrios
Epistle: 2 Timothy 2:1-10
Gospel: John 15:17-16:2
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 1:6-10
Gospel: Luke 11:1-10
Fast free
23AP / 6AC
27
Martyr Nestor
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8
Gospel: Luke 11:9-13
Strict fast
23AP / 6AC
28
Martyr Terence & his family
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:9-14a
Gospel: Luke 11:14-23
Fast free
23AP / 6AC
29
Anastasia of Rome
Epistle: 1 Thessalonians 2:14-20
Gospel: Luke 11:23-26
Strict fast
23AP / 6AC
30
Martyrs Zenobios & Zenobia
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 8:1-5
Gospel: Luke 8:16-21
Fast free
23AP
31
Martyr Epimakios
Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus
Epistle: Ephesians 2:4-10
Gospel: Luke 16:19-31
T.6 / E.1
Fast free
23AP / 5AC