Angel Day of Ivan on the church calendar
Ivan is one of the most common male names among many nations, the day of the angel can be celebrated on one of the days indicated in the list. There are several of them in each month, so there is no difficulty in choosing a name.
The main days are the days of the following saints:
- 20.01., 11.09., 07.07. — John the Baptist (Prophet, Baptist).
- 09.02., 12.02., 27.09. — John Chrysostom.
- 21.05., 03.07., 09.10. — John the Theologian.
In addition to these, there are many Christian figures canonized by the church.
Full church form
Ivan — a word from the Hebrew. by roots, means Iokanaan «the grace of God.» Today it does not sound like the source.
John is such a church form, this was the name of one of the evangelists who were among the beloved disciples of the Lord. Of the 12 apostles is one of the central places.
It is considered the forerunner, forerunner of Jesus Christ.
There are a lot of modern synonyms:
- Jean (France).
- Ivan (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus).
- John (England).
Characteristics of a man named Ivan
The owner has a wide soul, cheerful nature. Not stupid, kind, sociable.
It is characterized by openness, excessive gullibility. Could be stubborn if blood interests are hurt.
Good family man. Loving, very beloved dad.
Never stint. Treasures marriage, but not averse to sometimes turn to the side.
It is believed that such a man is difficult to see through. Not predictable. It can get along with several opposite qualities.
Always around friends. If you are busy, then not just one.
Work fits any, if only it was to their liking.
He does not forgive jokes about himself, may cross out many years of communication with the unsuccessful wit of the interlocutor. Wife carefully picks up. He is not jealous, trusts his wife, although he considers himself free in many ways.
Children usually have more than one.
History of saints
Born in Antioch in the 4th century. Early orphaned, brought up only a young mother. From a young age he studied the Holy Scriptures.
After the death of the mother took monasticism. Began to write.
He owns many written works. He lived in a cave, remained silent for 2 years. Upon his return, he was ordained deacon.
He continued to work on theological books. Becoming a presbyter, he showed brilliant oratorical skills, for which he was called Chrysostom.
In the capital, as a patriarch, he perfected the priesthood spiritually. Received money gave to hospitals, the support of pilgrims.
Defending the offended, fell into disgrace of the empress. They insulted him for insult, wanted to execute him, but expelled him from the country.
At this moment, the only heir to the throne dies, and an earthquake happens in the city. John Chrysostom return back. After a couple of months, they are again being driven out of the country.
The patient, insulting, humiliating, is sent to Abkhazia, where he gets 3 months. In Comans 14.09. he passed away. Before his death, he said: «Thank God for everything!».
He was buried there.
31 years later, the relics were transferred to the capital. During the ceremony, people shouted: “Accept your throne, Father!”. Imperishable lips from the tomb replied: «Peace to all!».
In 1204, they were forwarded to Rome, and in 2004 they were returned to Istanbul, where they are still in the Cathedral of St. George in Phanar to this day.
John the Theologian
John the Theologian — the grandson of St. Joseph the Flipper, brother of St. Jacob, nephew of Christ.
St. John is a witness of the wonders of the Lord in life. The question of betrayal at the Last Supper belongs to the saint.
He did not go away from the cross with Christ crucified; he was next to the Mother of God, taking care of Her until the Most Holy Assumption.
During a trip to Asia Minor by sea, survived a shipwreck, but miraculously escaped. Upon arrival, he was attacked by the locals; it all ended with the fact that they too became Christians. In order to attract the pagans to the faith, he prayed to the Lord for an earthquake.
They were baptized. The enraged emperor Domitian condemned the Theologian to death. The apostle drank poison, but did not poison himself, did not boil in boiling oil.
The ruler, considering him to be immortal, sends John to the link to Fr. Patmos
- On the way miracles were revealed:
- Saved fallen into the water.
- Healed seriously ill.
- The crew of the ship received fresh fresh water.
The guards of the apostle received holy baptism.
Through the efforts of John the Theologian, most of those living on the island became Christians. After seeing many miracles, the new ruler of Nerva, who ascended the throne, had nothing against the activities of the apostle, and freed him. In memory, the former exile left one of the two Gospels, which he dictated to assistant Prokhor.
His Revelation is still attributed to the most mysterious works.
Upon his return, he lived in Ephesus, but often traveled, carrying the word of God. At 95, the Lord announced that he would soon leave the earth. John and his disciples went to the field, where they prepared a cruciform grave.
The elder lay down there. He was covered with earth on the neck, and his head was covered with a light veil. The Holy Apostle told everyone to leave.
The next day, residents came to say goodbye to the deceased, but he was not in the pit. For many years this place was fragrant.
Visited, healed spiritually, physically.
John the Theologian is considered the patron saint of those who earn their daily bread by writing, everything connected with a book, a word.
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