Re: New Petitions for a new commemoration of Ss. Peter and Febronia of Murom
- I forgot that this list removes all formatting. The full Russian text can be found here: http://www.patriarchia.ru/db/text/2674273.html go to entry 129
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Fr. John Whiteford" <frjohnwhiteford@...> wrote:
> Could someone translate these petitions?
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> This my best stab at cleaning up a machine translation of the decision of the Holy Synod of the Moscow Patriarchate:
> JOURNAL â 129
> CONSIDERED establishing an additional day to commemorate the wonder workers Holy
> Prince Peter (in monasticism,Â David) and Princess Fevronia (in
> monasticism, Euphrosyne), of Murom.
> The celebration of the Holy Prince Peter and Princess Fevronia of Murom on July 8 (June 25 by the Julian calendar), falls during the Fast of Ss. Peter and Paul . In this regard, the Council of Bishops onÂ February 4th, 2011, instructed
> the liturgical commission "to consider an additional date for the commemoration of the
> Holy Prince Peter and Princess Fevronia of Murom, referring to the
> desire of many Christians to be married on the day honoring
> these patrons of marriage" (paragraph 17, of the "On matters of internal life and external activities of the Russian Orthodox Church").
> In examining the issue, it was noted that an additional day of
> commemoration of Saints Peter and Fevronia could be installed on the
> 20th of
> January (the transfer of the relics of the saints from the Murom Museum
> of the
> Annunciation Monastery in Murom) or September 19th (transfer of the
> relics from the Annunciation Monastery to the Holy Trinity convent Murom.). The Commission of the Inter-Council on worship and religious art, with the blessing of His
> Holiness Patriarch Kirill, discussed the issue,
> and recommended that in conjunction with the celebration of the memory
> of St. Peter and Fevronia, there also be additional petitions to be done at the augmented litany of Divine Liturgy, and
> that preaching on this day be devoted to the Christian doctrine of family and marriage.
> 1. To establish an additional day for the commemoration of the Holy wonder workers
> Prince Peter (in monasticism, David) and Princess Fevronia (in
> monasticism Euphrosyne) of
> Murom on the Sunday preceding the September 19
> (September 6 by the Julian calendar), in remembrance of transferring
> their fair bodies in the year 1992.
> 2. In conjunction with the commemoration of Saints Peter and Fevronia, clergy preach on the subject of pious Christian family values.
> 3. Also on this occasion, to add to the augmented litany of the Divine Liturgy the following petitions:
> Â Â Â And we pray God, preserve Thy people by Thy very commandment: "What
> therefore God hath joined together, let not man put asunder", and
> establish their home
> churches as invincible fortress and prespeyanie? in love unfeigned;
> Â Â Â Â Again we pray for the preservation of the marriages of Thy servants, in peace and concord, piety and purity;
> Â Â Â Again we pray that Thou wilt look kindly on the sons and
> daughters of Thy people, and multiply our people, and bless Thine inheritance
> from generation to generation.
> 4. That the Synodal liturgical commission submit to the Holy Synod by April 1, 2013 a
> prayer to be read at the end of the Divine Liturgy in memory of
> the days of Ss. Peter and Fevronia, for the multiplication of love,
> strengthening of families, and the faithful preservation of the gift of
> chastity in those not
> married and help them in the time before the they begin their own families.
> Presbyter John Whiteford
> St. Jonah Orthodox Church
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