Fasts & Feasts


October
17 – Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council

November8 – Synaxis of the Holy Archangels
14 – Feast of the Apostle Philip
21 – Presentation of the Mother of God into the Temple
25 – Thanksgiving Day

November 14 – December 24Nativity Fast (Advent)

The Immovable Feasts.
New (Gregorian) Calendar.

    September 1 Beginning (Indiction) of the Church Year
    September 8 Nativity of the Mother of God
    September 14 Exaltation of the Holy Cross

    October 1 Protection of the Mother of God
    October 26 St. Demetrius

    November 1 Bl. Teodor Romzha
    November 8 St. Michael
    November 12 St. Josaphat of Polatsk
    November 20 Bl. Josaphata Hordashevska
    November 21 Entrance of the Mother of God into the Temple
    November 30 St. Andrew

    December 6 St. Nicholas
    December 9 Conception of St. Anna
    December 25 Nativity of our Lord
    December 26 The Synaxis of the Mother of God
    December 27 St. Stephen the Protomartyr

    January 1 Circumcision of our Lord. St. Basil the Great
    January 6 Theophany (Baptism of our Lord)
    January 30 The Three Holy Hierarchs (St. Basil, St. Gregory and St. John Chrysostom)

    February 2 Encounter of our Lord

    March 25 Annunciation of the Mother of God

    April 23 St. George

    May 3 St. Theodosius of the Caves
    May 11 Ss. Cyril and Methodius

    June 24 Nativity of St. John the Baptist
    June 27 Bl. Mykolay Charnetsky and Companions
    Bl. Emilian Kovch
    June 29 Ss. Peter and Paul

    July 10 St. Anthony of the Caves
    July 11 St. Olga
    July 15 St. Volodymyr the Great
    July 20 Prophet Elijah
    July 20 Prophet Elijah

    August 6 Transfiguration of our Lord
    August 14 Relics of St. Theodosius of the Caves
    August 15 Dormition of the Mother of God
    August 29 Beheading of St. John the Baptist