Prologue: hagiographies of the saints

On fasting
Holy communion
On confession
Spiritual father

The Holy Forefather Jacob
The Holy Forefather Jacob



Venerable Gabriel of Lesnovo     1/28/2013

A Macedonian ascetic. He lived a life of asceticism in the tenth century at Kratovo on Mt. Lesnovo where he erected a church dedicated to the Holy Archangel Michael. He was a miracle-worker during his life and after his death. St. Gabriel died in the Lord toward the end of the tenth century.