August 24 – Appearance of the Theotokos to Sergius of Radonezh; Bartholomew

The Appearance of the Theotokos to Sergius of Radonezh (1385) took place on a Friday in Advent, as so many of the world’s great events do. (Actually I can’t think of any others, so I may have overstated my case.) He was resting after having read the Akathist to the Theotokos when he said to… Continue reading August 24 – Appearance of the Theotokos to Sergius of Radonezh; Bartholomew