Daily Scripture Readings according to the Typicon of the Russian Orthodox Church

All texts are listed in accordance with the directions of the Typicon. Special readings are only for the Church Feasts.

Order of readings: Пятница, 21 февраля 2020 г. (8 февраля ст.ст.)
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2John.1:1 The elder unto the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth;
2John.1:2 For the truth's sake, which dwelleth in us, and shall be with us for ever.
2John.1:3 Grace be with you, mercy, and peace, from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love.
2John.1:4 I rejoiced greatly that I found of thy children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment from the Father.
2John.1:5 And now I beseech thee, lady, not as though I wrote a new commandment unto thee, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another.
2John.1:6 And this is love, that we walk after his commandments. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the beginning, ye should walk in it.
2John.1:7 For many deceivers are entered into the world, who confess not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh. This is a deceiver and an antichrist.
2John.1:8 Look to yourselves, that we lose not those things which we have wrought, but that we receive a full reward.
2John.1:9 Whosoever transgresseth, and abideth not in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God. He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ, he hath both the Father and the Son.
2John.1:10 If there come any unto you, and bring not this doctrine, receive him not into your house, neither bid him God speed:
2John.1:11 For he that biddeth him God speed is partaker of his evil deeds.
2John.1:12 Having many things to write unto you, I would not write with paper and ink: but I trust to come unto you, and speak face to face, that our joy may be full.
2John.1:13 The children of thy elect sister greet thee. Amen.
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Mark.15:22 And they bring him unto the place Golgotha, which is, being interpreted, The place of a skull.
Mark.15:23 And they gave him to drink wine mingled with myrrh: but he received it not.
Mark.15:24 And when they had crucified him, they parted his garments, casting lots upon them, what every man should take.
Mark.15:25 And it was the third hour, and they crucified him.
Mark.15:33 And when the sixth hour was come, there was darkness over the whole land until the ninth hour.
Mark.15:34 And at the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani? which is, being interpreted, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?
Mark.15:35 And some of them that stood by, when they heard it, said, Behold, he calleth Elias.
Mark.15:36 And one ran and filled a spunge full of vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink, saying, Let alone; let us see whether Elias will come to take him down.
Mark.15:37 And Jesus cried with a loud voice, and gave up the ghost.
Mark.15:38 And the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom.
Mark.15:39 And when the centurion, which stood over against him, saw that he so cried out, and gave up the ghost, he said, Truly this man was the Son of God.
Mark.15:40 There were also women looking on afar off: among whom was Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James the less and of Joses, and Salome;
Mark.15:41 (Who also, when he was in Galilee, followed him, and ministered unto him;) and many other women which came up with him unto Jerusalem.