Saints and Feasts:
Forefeast of the Annunciation of the Theotokos
Artemon the Presbyter
Our Holy Father Theonas, Archbishop of Thessolonica
Zachariah the Recluse
OLD TESTAMENT READING 1: Isaiah 11:10-12:2
OLD TESTAMENT READING 2: Genesis 7:11-8:3
OLD TESTAMENT READING 3: Proverbs 10:1-22
To ponder and mediate on: Pray this prayer today . . . "O Trinity, uncreated and without beginning, O undivided Unity, Three and One. Father, Son and Holy Spirit, single God: accept this our hymn from our tongues" (from the Lenten Triodion).
Challenge: Copy this prayer on a piece of paper and pause often throughout the day, sitting in silence, and recite the prayer.