Lives of the Saints

It is important for every Orthodox Christian to know about the lives of the saints who served and pleased God. Each day in the calendar year of the Church, different saints are celebrated. For your convenience, the following link provides a brief descriptive story about the heroism of God’s saints. Simply, click on the icon of All Saints to select a desired month and day to read about the saint who is honored. You may want to begin with your patron saint. In a short time, you will begin to appreciate the holiness and beauty of each saint.

This version of the Lives of the Saints is taken from The Prologue from Ochrid by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic. It also includes Hymns of Praise, Reflection, Contemplation and Homily sections for every day, just as Bishop Nikolai wrote it in the original Serbian text. This first complete version in English was translated by Reverend T. Timothy Tepsic and Very Reverend Janko Trbovich.

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