August 20, 2017: The Eleventh Sunday of Matthew
Program: Voice of Orthodoxy
Host: Rev. Fr. Vassilios Bebis
Date: Sunday, August 20, 2017
Reference: The Holy Hieromartyr Irenaeus was born in Asia Minor about the year 120, and in his youth was a disciple of Saint Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna. Saint Irenaeus was sent to Lyons in Gaul, to be a fellow labourer of Pothinus, Bishop of Lyons (celebrated June 2), who had also been a disciple Saint Polycarp.