Commemorated on May 26
Saint Carpus was one of the Seventy Apostles chosen and sent forth to preach by Christ (Luke 10:1). He was bishop of Verria in Macedonia
Troparion - Tone 3
O holy Apostle Carpus,entreat the merciful God,to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions.
Kontakion - Tone 4
The Church possesses You as a shining star,O Holy Apostle Carpus,and is illumined by the multitude of your miracles.Save those who honor in faithYour holy memory.