October 13/October 26
Saint Chryse, known in the Slavic languages as Saint Zlata, also meaning golden, is venerated by many Orthodox Christians on the Balkan Peninsula. She was martyred for Christ in her village on October 13, 1795. Her village exists to this day and is located twenty-five kilometers northeast of the beautiful Greek city of Edessa.
With each Paterikon book, feel free to choose a "Paterikon Purse" of your liking and either a fasting or non-fasting treat.