Our Holy Father Arsenius the Lover of Labour
(May 8)



A monk of Kiev, he never gave himself any rest, but worked with-out pause. He ate only once a day, at sunset. He lived in asceticism and died in the 14th century.



* From "The Prologue from Ochrid", by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic - Lazarica Press - Birmingham 1985
Four Book Edition - Translated by Mother Maria - Dates based on old church calendar.
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