Saint Argyre, the New Martyr & Protector of Marriage

Feast Day: April 30th


The Life of Saint Argyre: Nevertheless, the ever-memorable one withstood everything magnanimously, by the love and yearning she possessed for her Bridegroom Christ…

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Prayers

Paraklesis

Apolytikion: You put to shame tyrants in tortures, O pure one, you were shown forth, O much-suffering one, as strong as a diamond, O Glorious Martyr of Christ, you showed forth in struggles for Christ the Saviour, love and zeal and unquenchable longing, Who worthily Glorified you, O Argyre.


Saint Argyre spent 17 years in prison, suffering great ridicule and tortures, for her love of Christ and to protect her marriage.

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