07 May

07 May Commemoration of the Apparition of the Sign of the Precious Cross over Jerusalem in 351 A.D.; Saint Nilos, Wonder-worker of Sora; Martyr Acacius the centurion at Byzantium; Saint John of Zaden in Georgia, and 12 disciples: Saints Shio, David, Anthony, Thaddeus, Stephen, Isidore, Michael, Pyrrhus, Zeno, Jesse, Joseph, and Abibus; New-Martyr Pachomius of Patmos; repose of Hieromonk Eulogius of Valaam; repose of Saint Nilus, Abbot of Sora; opening of the relics of Saint Nilus the Myrrh-gusher of the Great Lavra on Mount Athos; Saint Cyril, Archbishop of Jerusalem; Priest Alexis Toth, Confessor and Defender of Orthodoxy in America; Saint Domitianos, Bishop of Maastricht; Saint Liudhard, Bishop at Canterbury; Martyrs Codratos and companions; Martyr Maximos; Saint John the Confessor, of Psychaita; repose of Venerable John of Beverly, Bishop of York; "Zhirovits" Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos