Friday, February 08, 2019
Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed) | Wine and oil are allowed. Refrain from meat, fish, dairy, and eggs.
Today we commemorate
- Theodore the Commander & Great Martyr
- The Holy Prophet Zacharias (Zachariah)
- Nicephoros & Stephanos the Martyrs
- Afterfeast of the Presentation of Our Lord and Savior in the Temple
Prayer of the Hour
Third Hour Prayers
Lord, Who sent down Your Holy Spirit in the third hour to Your Apostles; take not Your Spirit from us, but rather restore Your Spirit in us who pray to You, O Good One. You are blessed, O Christ our God, Who made the fishermen wise by sending down Your Holy Spirit. Through them You have captured the world into their nets. Glory to You, O Lover of Mankind!