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1 MonFish Allowed

St Philaret the Almsgiver of Constantinople

Nahum the Prophet

2 TueFish Allowed

The Holy Prophet Habakkuk

Myrope the Martyr of Chios

Our Righteous Father Cyril of Phileus

3 WedStrict Fast

The Holy Prophet Zephaniah

Holy Martyrs Agapios and Seleucios

Theodore, Archbishop of Alexandria

4 ThuFish Allowed

St John Damascus

Barbara the Great Martyr

Juliana the Martyr of Heliopolis

New Hieromartyr Seraphim, bishop of the Phanar in Greece

5 FriOil & Wine Allowed

St Sabbas the Sanctified

Holy Martyr Diogenes

Philotheos the Righteous of Mount Athos

6 SatFish Allowed

St Nicholas the Wonderworker

Nicholas the New Martyr of Asia Minor

7 SunFish Allowed

St Ambrose, Bishop of Milan

Athenodoros the Martyr of Mesopotamia

Holy Father John of Kronstadt

8 MonFish Allowed

Patapios the Rightous of Thebes

9 TueFish Allowed

Conception of St Anna, the Mother of the Theotokos.

10 WedStrict Fast

The Holy Martyrs Menas, Hermogenes, and Eugraphos

11 ThuFish Allowed

Our Righteous Father Daniel the Stylite

Leontios the Righteous of Monemvasia

Luke the New Stylite of Chalcedon

Holy Martyrs Ascepsia and Aethal

Holy Martyrs Miracus and Barsabas

12 FriOil & Wine Allowed

Saint Spyridon of Trymithous

13 SatOil & Wine Allowed

The Holy Virgin Martyr Lucia of Sicily

Auxentios, Eugene, Mardarios, Orestes, & Eustratios, Martyrs of Sebaste

Gabriel the Hieromartyr, Archbishop of Serbia

Herman the Wonderworker of Alaska & First Saint of America

14 SunOil & Wine Allowed

Holy Martyrs Thyrsos, Leucios, and Callinicos of Asia Minor

15 MonOil & Wine Allowed

St Eleutherios the Holy Martyr

The Martyr Susannah the Deaconess

16 TueStrict Fast

Holy Prophet Haggai. The Holy Empress Theophano the Wonderworker

Memnonus, Archbishop of Ephesus

Modestos, Archbishop of Jerusalem

Nicholas, Patriarch of Constantinople

17 WedOil & Wine Allowed

Dionysios of Zakynthos

18 ThuStrict Fast

Sebastian the Martyr & his Companions

19 FriStrict Fast

Aglaia the Righteous of Rome

Eutychios the Martyr of Thessaloniki

Our Righteous Father Gregentius, Bishop of Ethiopia

20 SatOil & Wine Allowed

The Holy Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-bearer, Bishop of Antioch

John the New Martyr of Thassos

21 SunOil & Wine Allowed

Themistocles the Martyr of Myra

Juliana of Nicomedia & her 630 Companion Martyrs

22 MonStrict Fast

Holy Great Martyr Anastasia, the Deliverer from Potions

Chrysogonos, Theodota, Evodias, & Eutychianus, the Martyrs

23 TueStrict Fast

Holy Ten Martyrs of Crete

Naoum the Illuminator of The Bulgarians

Nicholas & John the New Martyrs

Paul, Archbishop of Neo-Caesarea

24 WedStrict Fast

The Holy Righteous Martyr Eugenia

25 ThuFast Free

The Nativity of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ

The Adoration of the Magi: Melchior, Gaspar, & Balthasar

26 FriFast Free

Synaxis of the Holy Theotokos

Barlaam the Righteous of Valaam

Holy New Hieromartyr Constantine of Russia, Who Struggled in Constantinople

Euthemios the Confessor, Bishop of Sardis

27 SatFast Free

Stephen, Archdeacon & First Martyr

Theodore the Confessor

28 SunFast Free

Holy Twenty Thousand Martyrs burned in Nicomedia

Simon the Myrrhbearer, Founder of Simonopetra, Monastery of Mount Athos

Holy Martyr Glyceros

29 MonFast Free

Our Righteous Father Thaddeos the Confessor

14,000 infants (Holy Innocents) slain by Herod in Bethlehem

30 TueFast Free

Holy Righteous Martyr Anysia

Gideon the New Martyr of Mount Athos

Holy Martyr Philetaeros

Righteous Father Leondos the Archimandrite

31 WedFast Free

Apodosis of the Feast of the Saviour''s Nativity. St Melania the Younger of Rome

Holy Father Zoticos, the Priest of Orphanotrophos