The Daily Readings App for iOS (iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad!) has a simple, smooth interface that allows you to access the day's prescribed Bible readings directly from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese. Read the lives of the saints, lookup fasting guidelines, and read prayers on your mobile device. This app follows the typikon and lectionary of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.
Free Version Features
- Epistle and Gospel readings
- Listing of Saints commemorated
- Fasting guidelines
- Calendar so you can look at information for any day of the year
- Reminders to read the Epistle and Gospel for the day facilitate personal Bible reading
- Time-sensitive prayers on the main page help you pray throughout the day
- View readings in Greek, English, or Arabic
- Read a selection of Orthodox Prayers
- The ability to add personal prayers
- Orientation changing
- Font options for readings
- Easily share readings with friends and family!
- Swipe on the main page to change dates.
- Swipe between readings.
- iPhone and iPad "reader" modes.
Pay Version Features
In addition to all the features from the Free version
- Search for your favorite saint or feast any time during the year.
- Quickly look up movable feasts based on the date of Pascha.
- Additional prayers (and still, the ability to add your own).
- Enjoy an Orthodox glossary with definitions to relevant words and links to suggested articles on GOArch.org.
- Live services of parishes across the United States of America.
- Select a language (English, Greek, or Arabic) in which to view the app.
- Font size and face options for readings.
- Turn the Prokeimenon on or off.
- An Internet connection
- An iOS 9.0 or later