St. John the Almsgiver


St. John the Almsgiver

Commemorated November 12

Troparion of St. John the Almsgiver, Tone 8

In patience thou didst win thy reward, O righteous John. Thou didst love the poor and provide for them bountifully. Pray to Christ our God to save our souls.

Kontakion St. John the Almsgiver, Tone 2

Thou didst dispense thy wealth to the poor and obtain wealth from heaven, O John. Wherefore we acclaim thee and celebrate thy memory, O namesake of mercy.