Saint Elias

Saint Elias Elijah for people of the Byzantine Slavonic and Hungarian heritage because the renowned Icon of Maria Povch first shed tears on the Feast of St. Elias .... pillar of prophets, and the second Forerunner of the coming of Christ. http://www.byzantines.net/saints/st%20elias.htm Saint Elisius raising the dead you resurrected her son by your prayer; you ignited the fire in water; you crossed over the currents of the Jordan on foot. Indeed, you were raised up to heaven by a fiery chariot. You gave a two-fold grace to Elisha. Pray unceasingly to God for the salvation of our souls. http://www.saintelias.com/ca/stelias/