Scripture Readings

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Today’s commemorated feasts and saints

Forefeast of the Annunciation. Fifth Saturday of Lent — Saturday of the Akathist to the Most-holy Theotokos. Ven. Zachariah the Recluse. St. Artemius (Artemon), Bishop of Seleucia (1st-2nd c.). Ven. Zachariah, Ascetic, of the Kiev Caves (Far Caves—13th-14th c.). Martyrs Stephen and Peter of Kazan’ (1552). St. James (Jacob, Iago) the Confessor, Bishop of Catania (8th-9th c.).