* - denotes Holy Day of Obligation


Pre-Paschal Season
January 21: Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee
January 28: Sunday of the Prodigal Son

January 30: Synaxis of the Ecumenical Teachers and Hierarchs: Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian and John Chrysostom
February 2: Presentation of Our Lord in the Temple
February 3: First All-Souls Saturday
February 4: Sunday of Meat-Fare
February 11: Sunday of Cheese-Fare


The Great Fast
February 12: First Day of the Great Fast
February 18: First Sunday of the Great Fast (Sunday of Orthodoxy)
February 24: Second All-Souls Saturday
February 25: Second Sunday of the Great Fast (St. Gregory Palamas)
March 3: Third All-Souls Saturday
March 4: Third Sunday of the Great Fast (Veneration of the Holy Cross)
March 11: Fourth Sunday of the Great Fast (St. John of the Ladder)
March 17: Akathistos Saturday
March 18: Fifth Sunday of the Great Fast (St. Mary of Egypt)


Holy Week
March 24: Saturday of Lazarus
March 25: Palm (Flowery) Sunday, Annuciation to the Mother of God
March 26: Great and Holy Monday
March 27: Great and Holy Tuesday
March 28: Great and Holy Wednesday
March 29: Great and Holy Thursday
March 30: Great and Holy Friday
March 31: Great and Holy Saturday
April 1: Pascha (Easter Sunday)


Paschal Season
Apr 1-8: Bright Week
April 8: Second Sunday of Pascha (Thomas Sunday)
April 15: Third Sunday of Pascha (Ointment-Bearing Women)
April 22: Fourth Sunday of Pascha (Healing of the Paralytic) Feast of Saints Cyril and Methodius
April 29: Fifth Sunday of Pascha (Samaritan Woman)
May 6: Sixth Sunday Sunday of Pascha (Man Born Blind)
*May 10: Ascension of Our Lord, Thursday (40 days after Easter) Holy Day of Obligation
May 13: Seventh Sunday of Pascha (Fathers of the First Council)
May 19: Fifth All-Souls Saturday
May 20: Feast of Pentecost Sunday (50 days after Easter)
May 21: Feast of the Holy Trinity


Season of Pentecost
May 27: Sunday of All Saints
May 28 - June 28: The Apostles' Fast
May 28: Memorial Day (USA)

June 24: The Birth of John the Baptist
*June 29: Feast of SS Peter and Paul, Apostles   Holy Day of Obligation

July 4: Independence Day (USA)
July 15: Sunday of the Fathers of the First 6 Ecumenical Councils
July 20: Elijah Great Prophet (the Holy Prophet Elias)
August 1-14: Dormition Fast
August 6: Transfiguration of Our Lord
*August 15: Dormition of the Mother of God   Holy Day of Obligation
August 29: Beheading of John the Baptist