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1 SunOil & Wine Allowed

1st Sunday of Lent (Sunday of Orthodoxy)

St Eudokia, Holy Martyr

Andonina the New Martyr

2 MonStrict Fast

Theodotos the Holy Martyr, Bishop of Cyrenia

Hesychios the Martyr

Nicholas of Plana

3 TueStrict Fast

Sts Zeno & Zoillus

Holy Martyrs Eutropios, Kleonikos and Vasiliskos

Theodoretos the Holy Martyr of Antioch

4 WedStrict Fast

St Gerasimos the Righteous of Jordan

Paul & his sister Juliana and their Companions

5 ThuStrict Fast

St Konon the Gardener

Mark the Ascetic

Righteous Father Mark of Athens

Mark the Faster

Theodore the Recruit

John the Bulgarian

6 FriStrict Fast

2nd Salutations to the Theotokos

Holy Forty-Two Martyrs of Amorion

Finding the Precious Cross by St. Helen

Hesychios the Wonderworker

7 SatOil & Wine Allowed

Holy Martyred Bishops of Cherson Sts Basileos, Ephraim, Eugenios, Capito, Aetherios, Agathodoros, and Elpidios

Laurence of Megara

Paul the Simple

Lavrentios of Megara, the Righteous

8 SunOil & Wine Allowed

2nd Sunday of Lent (St. Gregory Palamas)

Saint Theodore the Tyro

Dometios the Righteous

Paul the Confessor

Hermas the Apostle of the 70

9 MonOil & Wine Allowed

The Holy Forty Martyrs at Lake Sebaste

Caesarios the Righteous

10 TueStrict Fast

Holy Martyr Kodratos and his Companions.

Anastasia of Alexandria

11 WedStrict Fast

St Sophronios, Patriarch of Jerusalem

George the New Wonderworker of Constantinople

Theodora the Righteous

Pionios the Presbyter

12 ThuStrict Fast

Saint Gregory Dialogos, Bishop of Rome

St Symeon the new Theologian

Theophanes the Confessor

Gregory Dialogos, Bishop of Rome

13 FriStrict Fast

3rd Salutations to the Theotokos

Translation of the Holy Relics of St Nicephorus, Archbishop of Constantinople

Pouplios the Martyr, Bishop of Athens

14 SatOil & Wine Allowed

St Benedict the Righteous of Nursia

Euschemon the Confessor, Bishop of Lampasakos

15 SunOil & Wine Allowed

3rd Sunday of Lent (The veneration of the Holy Cross)

The Holy Martyr Agapios and his Companions

Holy Apostle Aristobulos of the Seventy, Bishop of Britain

Manuel the New Martyr of Crete

16 MonStrict Fast

Christodoulos the Wonderworker of Patmos

St Savinos the Martyr of Egypt

Julian the Martyr

17 TueStrict Fast

Alexios Man of God

Marinos the Martyr

St Patrick, the Enlightener of Ireland

Theocteristos the Confessor

18 WedStrict Fast

Ananias the Wonderworker

Cyril, Patriarch of Jerusalem

Trophimos & Eukarpion, Monk-martyrs of Nicomedea

19 ThuStrict Fast

Demetrios the Newmartyr

Holy Martyrs Chrysanthos and Daria

20 FriStrict Fast

4th Salutations to the Theotokos

Righteous Fathers slain at the Monastery of St. Savvas

Saint Cuthbert the Wonderworker, Bishop of Lindisfarne

Myron the New Martyr of Crete

Photini the Samaritan Woman

21 SatOil & Wine Allowed


Our Righteous Father James the Confessor

Thomas I, Patriarch of Constantinople

22 SunOil & Wine Allowed

4th Sunday of Lent (St. John Climacus)

Holy martyr Basil, Presbyter of the Church of Ancyra

23 MonStrict Fast

Anatolios & Protoleon the Martyrs converted by the martyrdom of St. George

Nikon the Holy Martyr & his 200 Companion Martyrs

Luke the New Martyr of Mytilene

24 TueStrict Fast

Artemon the Presbyter

Our Holy Father Theonas, Archbishop of Thessolonica

Zachariah the Recluse

25 WedFish Allowed


26 ThuOil & Wine Allowed

The Great Canon of St Andrew of Crete

Synaxis of Archangel Gabriel

26 Martyrs in Crimea

Irenaeus the Hieromartyr of Hungary

27 FriStrict Fast

The Akathist Hymn

St Matrona of Thessalonica

Paul, Bishop of Corinth

28 SatOil & Wine Allowed

Herodion of the 70

St Hilarion the New

29 SunOil & Wine Allowed

5th Sunday of Lent (St. Mary of Egypt)

St Eustathios the Confessor and Bishop of Bithynia

Jonah & Mark the Martyrs

Martyr Cyril the Deacon and Those with him

30 MonStrict Fast

Mark of Arethusia

Martyr Cyril the Deacon

St Eustathios the Confessor and Bishop of Bithynia

31 TueStrict Fast

Metropolitan Innocent of Moscow

Holy Hieromartyr Hypatios the Wonderworker

Acacius of Melitene