Holy Virgin Martyr Theodota

July 29

Reading

Concerning Saint Theodota, little is known except that she was a virgin who was horribly tormented and slain for her confession of Christ.

Kontakion of Virgin Martyr Theodota

Fourth Tone

As a mother doth rejoice * over her children, * so is Theodota now * filled with divine and boundless joy * over the martyrdom she hath borne, * which is her glory and comfort for evermore.