These Apostles of the Seventy are mentioned in Acts 6:5. Saint Prochorus became
Bishop of Nicomedia and reposed in peace. Saint Nicanor was stoned
to death in Jerusalem. Saint Timon became Bishop of Bostra in Arabia
and ended his life in martyrdom by fire at the hands of the pagans.
Saint Parmenas died in peace in Jerusalem.
Apolytikion in the Third Tone:
O Holy Apostles, intercede to our merciful God, that He may grant our souls
forgiveness of sins.
Kontakion in the
By faith ye were shown forth as the Word's hallowed deacons, His ven'rable
eye-witnesses, and chosen vessels, Nicanor and Prochorus, glorious Timon and
Parmenas; hence we celebrate today your sacred memorial, and with joy of heart,
we keep the feast now in gladness, whereon we all call you blessed.
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