Category Archives: The Great Martyr Sophia

1 Corinthians 13

1 Corinthians 13 Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a clanging cymbal. And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries and … Continue reading

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Hymns To St. Sophia

Apolytikion (Tone 4) The Church celebrates and rejoices In the feast of the three daughters: Faith, Hope, and Love And their Mother, Sophia, so named for her Wisdom; For in them she gave birth to the three godly virtues. Now … Continue reading

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St. Sophia’s Full Biography (Hagiography)

The Passion of the Holy Martyrs Faith, Hope, and Love, and Their Mother, Sophia Commemorated the Seventeenth Day of the Month of September   The Great Collection of the Lives of the Saints Volume 1: September compiled by Dimitry of … Continue reading

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St. Sophia’s Nutshell Biography

St. Sophia’s Nutshell Biography St. Sophia was born in the first century into a rich and devout Italian family. She and her husband had three daughters whom they named Pistis (Faith), Elpis (Hope), and Agape (Love) in reminiscence of 1 Corinthians … Continue reading

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