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April 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

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Apr. 26 - Eastern Orthodox Church calendar - Apr. 28


All fixed commemorations below celebrated on May 10 by Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar.

For April 27th, Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar commemorate the Saints listed on April 14.


  • Saint Symeon the Kinsman of the Lord, Apostle of the Seventy and Hieromartyr (107)
  • Martyr Anthimus of Nicomedia, Bishop (303)
  • Martyr Poplionus (Poplion, Popllon)
  • Martyr Lollionus the New (Longinus the New)
  • Saint Pollion the Reader (Pollio), of Cibalis in Pannonia, burnt alive under Diocletian (306)
  • Saint Eulogius the Hospitable of Constantinople (6th century)
  • Saint Nicon, abbot of the Monastery of St. Gerasimus (6th century)
  • Saint Simeon Stylites the Younger of Cilicia (597), and his brother George
  • Saint John of Cathares, abbot of Cathares Monastery at Constantinople (839)
  • Pre-Schism Western Saints

  • Saint Liberalis of Treviso, priest from the area near Ancona in Italy who worked for the conversion of the Arians and suffered much at their hands (400)
  • Saint Theophilus, Bishop of Brescia (427)
  • Saint Maughold, Bishop of the Isle of Man (c. 488)
  • Saint Assicus (Ascicus, Tassach), first bishop of Elphin, Ireland, converted to Christianity by Saint Patrick (490)
  • Saint Tertullian, eighth Bishop of Bologna in Italy (490)
  • Saint Enoder (Cynidr, Kenedr, Quidic) (6th century)
  • Saint Winewald, Abbot of Beverley in England (c. 731)
  • Saint Floribert of Li├Ęge (746)
  • Post-Schism Orthodox Saints

  • Saint Stephen, abbot of the Kiev Caves and Bishop of Vladimir in Volhynia (1094)
  • New Hieromartyr Seraphim, Bishop of Phanarion and Neokhorion (1601)
  • New Martyr Elias (Ardunis) of Mount Athos (1686)
  • New Martyrs and Confessors

  • New Hieromartyrs Paul Svetozarov, Protopresbyter, and John Rozhdestvensky, priests of Ivanova (1922)
  • Martyrs: Peter Yazikov, Nicholas Malkov, Auxentius Kalashnikov, Sergius Mefodiev and Virgin-martyr Anastasia, at Ivanova (1922)
  • Virgin-martyr Mary Nosova (1938)
  • New Hieromartyr John Spassky, priest of Tver (1941)
  • Other Commemorations

  • Incineration of the relics of Saint Sabbas, first archbishop of Serbia, by Sinan Pasha (1595)
  • Glorification (1999) of New Hieromartyr Hilarion (Troitsky), archbishop of Verey (1929)
  • References

    April 27 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Wikipedia

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