Re: [orthodox-synod] The Great Earthquake
- Thank you Theodora
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From: "Matthew Williams" <matthew@...>
> From the Prologue:
> Commemoration of the great Earthquake in Constantinople.
> In the time of the Emperor Leo the Isaurian, in 740, there was a
> terrifying and long-lasting earthquake in Constantinople. The people
> realised that this was God's punishment for their sins, and entreated the
> most holy Mother of God and St Dimitrios with great penitence, until God
> had mercy and the earthquake ended.
> Matthew Williams
> PS: You can find the readings from the Prologue for the current date at