Feast Day: October 6th
& Thomas Sunday, the first Sunday after Pascha
The Life of Saint Thomas: The Lord said to Thomas: Reach hither thy finger, and behold My hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into My side: and be not faithless, but believing. And Thomas replied: My Lord and my God!
Apolytikion: O Holy Apostle Thomas, intercede with the Merciful God that He grant unto our Souls forgiveness of offences.
Kontakion: Christ’s Apostle, who was filled with God’s Divine Grace, he who was His genuine and faithful servant in all truth, all-lauded Thomas exclaimed aloud in deep repentance: Thou art both my God and Lord.