Feast of the Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Anna and Joachim

Let us sing praises to Joachim and Anna, the couple honored by God (and they are His kinsmen). They have borne for us the Maiden who in a manner beyond understanding gave birth to Him who though fleshless, became the incarnate to save the world. With her they intercede for our souls. (Toparion of the Eastern Orthodox Church) Today, July 26, is the Feast of … Continue reading Feast of the Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Anna and Joachim