Our Daily Bread for April 1, 2017

Saturday, 1 — Matthew 1; James 1; Psalms 1-9; Odes 1 – 4 (Mar Shimon-Kephas) (Commemoration of Miriam the Prophetess (sister of Moshe and Aharon ) Lev.1:1-5:26; Isaiah 43:21-44:23 Shabbat/Shabbat Vayikra † In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, Forehead:”May I have the mind of Mshikha”, Mouth:”May … [Read more…]

Commemoration of Mar Agai

(From the Late Sofer Michael Benor) The basic method of observing such a commemoration is with personal prayers (not always a printed liturgy) followed by a simple meal in honor of the particular Saint, followed by prayers again, praising Mar-Yah for His bountiful blessings. This is the same in the case of remembering the beheading … [Read more…]