The holy '''Apostle
Hermes''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. He is commemorated by the Church on [[ January 4]].
The [[Apostle Andrew]] consecrated St
Philologus ([[Romans]] 16:15) as [[bishop]] of the city of Sinope (in the Black Sea region). He is also commemorated on [[November 5]] together with Sts [[Apostle Patrobas|Patrobas]], [[Apostle Hermas|Hermas]], [[Apostle Linus|Linus]], and [[Apostle Gaius|Gaius]].
[[Troparion]] (Tone 3)
:Holy apostle Philologus of the Seventy;
:Entreat the merciful;
:To grant our souls forgiveness of
transgressions.[[Kontakion]] (Tone 4)
:The Church ever sees you as a shining star, O apostle Philologus,
miracles have manifested great enlightenment.:Therefore we cry out to Christ:
:"Save those who with faith honor Your apostle, O Most Merciful One."