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2nd Friday after Pascha
2nd Friday after Pascha
May 1 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/01/2020 Saints and Feasts: 2nd Friday after Pascha; Jeremias the Prophet; New Martyr Maria of Fourna, Mirabella in Crete; Tamara (Tamar), Queen of Georgia; Nikiforos the Monk of Chios; Synaxis[...]
2
Removal of the Relics of St. Athanasius the Great
Removal of the Relics of St. Athanasius the Great
May 2 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/02/2020 Saints and Feasts: Removal of the Relics of St. Athanasius the Great; Hesperos & Zoe the Righteous; Boris, King & Enlightener of Bulgaria (Michael in Baptism); Jordan the Wonderworker[...]
3
Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women
Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women
May 3 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/03/2020 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of the Myrrh-Bearing Women; The Holy Martyrs Timothy and Maura; Peter the Wonderworker; Xenia of Kalamata the Great Martyr; Father Theodosius, Abbot of Kiev Caves[...]
4
3rd Monday after Pascha
3rd Monday after Pascha
May 4 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/04/2020 Saints and Feasts: 3rd Monday after Pascha; Pelagia the Nun-martyr of Tarsus; Hilary the Wonderworker; Euthemios, Bishop of Madytos; Athanasios, Bishop of Corinth Epistle Reading: Acts of the Apostles[...]
5
3rd Tuesday after Pascha
3rd Tuesday after Pascha
May 5 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/05/2020 Saints and Feasts: 3rd Tuesday after Pascha; Irene the Great Martyr; Neophytos, Gaius, & Caianus the Monk-martyrs; The Righteous Martyr Ephraim the Younger; Euthymios the Wonderworker, Bishop of Madytos[...]
6
3rd Wednesday after Pascha
3rd Wednesday after Pascha
May 6 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/06/2020 Saints and Feasts: 3rd Wednesday after Pascha; Job the Prophet; Our Holy Father Seraphim the Struggler of Mt. Domvu; Sophia of Kleisoura Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed) Epistle[...]
7
3rd Thursday after Pascha
3rd Thursday after Pascha
May 7 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/07/2020 Saints and Feasts: 3rd Thursday after Pascha; Commemoration of the Precious Cross that appeared in the sky over Jerusalem in 351 A.D.; Akakios the Centurion of Byzantium; Cyril, Archbishop[...]
8
Synaxis of the Holy Powder (or manna) which emitted from the tomb of Saint John the Theologian
Synaxis of the Holy Powder (or manna) which emitted from the tomb of Saint John the Theologian
May 8 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/08/2020 Saints and Feasts: Synaxis of the Holy Powder (or manna) which emitted from the tomb of Saint John the Theologian ; Arsenios the Great Fast Day (Wine and Oil[...]
9
3rd Saturday after Pascha
3rd Saturday after Pascha
May 9 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/09/2020 Saints and Feasts: 3rd Saturday after Pascha; The Holy Prophet Esaias (Isaiah); Christopher the Martyr of Lycea; Monk-martyr Nicholas who lived in Vuneni, of Larissa in Thessaly; Epimachos the[...]
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Sunday of the Paralytic
Sunday of the Paralytic
May 10 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/10/2020 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of the Paralytic; Simon the Zealot & Apostle; Laurence of Egypt; Isodora of Egypt Matins Gospel Reading: Luke 24:13-35 At that time, two of them[...]
11
4th Monday after Pascha
4th Monday after Pascha
May 11 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/11/2020 Saints and Feasts: 4th Monday after Pascha; Methodius & Cyril, Equal-to-the Apostles Illuminators of the Slavs; Renewal of Constantinople; Hieromartyr Mocius; Theopemptos the Martyr & his Companions; Dioscoros the[...]
12
4th Tuesday after Pascha
4th Tuesday after Pascha
May 12 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/12/2020 Saints and Feasts: 4th Tuesday after Pascha; Epiphanius, Bishop of Cyprus; Germanos, Patriarch of Constantinople; Theodorus the Righteous of Cythera; Removal of the Sacred Relics of Saint Joachim “Papoulakis”[...]
13
4th Wednesday after Pascha – Mid-Pentecost
4th Wednesday after Pascha – Mid-Pentecost
May 13 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/13/2020 Saints and Feasts: 4th Wednesday after Pascha – Mid-Pentecost; The Holy Martyr Glyceria; Sergios the Confessor; Alexandros the Martyr; Pausikakos, Bishop of Synnada Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Epistle Reading:[...]
14
Isidore the Martyr of Chios
Isidore the Martyr of Chios
May 14 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/14/2020 Saints and Feasts: Isidore the Martyr of Chios; Holy Hieromartyr Therapontus; Holy New Martyrs Mark and John; Serapion the Holy Martyr; Leontius, Patriarch of Jerusalem Epistle Reading: Acts of[...]
15
Pachomius the Great
Pachomius the Great
May 15 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/15/2020 Saints and Feasts: Pachomius the Great; Achillius the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Larissa; Barbaros the Myrrhbearer of Kerkyra; Andrew the Hermit & Wonderworker; Placing of the Honorable Head of the[...]
16
Theodore the Sanctified
Theodore the Sanctified
May 16 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/16/2020 Saints and Feasts: Theodore the Sanctified; Holy Martyr Peter of Blachernae; New Martyr Nicholas of Metsovos (1617); Nicholas the Mystic, Patriarch of Constantinople; Alexandros, Archbishop of Jerusalem; Brendan the[...]
17
Sunday of the Samaritan Woman
Sunday of the Samaritan Woman
May 17 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/17/2020 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of the Samaritan Woman; The Holy Apostles Andronicus and Junia; Holy Godbearing Nectarius, the Builder of the Holy Monastery of Varlaam of Meteora; Theodotos the[...]
18
Holy Martyrs: Peter, Dionysius, Andrew, Paul, Christina, Heraclius, Paulinus and Benedimus
Holy Martyrs: Peter, Dionysius, Andrew, Paul, Christina, Heraclius, Paulinus and Benedimus
May 18 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/18/2020 Saints and Feasts: Holy Martyrs: Peter, Dionysius, Andrew, Paul, Christina, Heraclius, Paulinus and Benedimus; Julian the Martyr; Euphrasia the Martyr of Nicea; Stephen I, Patriarch of Constantinople Epistle Reading:[...]
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Patrick the Hieromartyr and Bishop of Prusa and His Fellow Martyrs Acacius, Menander, and Polyaenus
Patrick the Hieromartyr and Bishop of Prusa and His Fellow Martyrs Acacius, Menander, and Polyaenus
May 19 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/19/2020 Saints and Feasts: Patrick the Hieromartyr and Bishop of Prusa and His Fellow Martyrs Acacius, Menander, and Polyaenus; Our Righteous Father Memnonus the Wonderworker; Theotima & Kyriake the Martyrs[...]
20
5th Wednesday after Pascha
5th Wednesday after Pascha
May 20 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/20/2020 Saints and Feasts: 5th Wednesday after Pascha; The Holy Martyr Thalleleus; Mark the Hermit; Father Alexis, Metropolitan of Moscow; Lydia of Philippi, Equal to the Apostles; John, Joseph, and[...]
21
Constantine and Helen, Equal-to-the Apostles
Constantine and Helen, Equal-to-the Apostles
May 21 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/21/2020 Saints and Feasts: Constantine and Helen, Equal-to-the Apostles; Pachomios the Righteous New Martyr Matins Gospel Reading: John 10:9-16 The Lord said, “I am the door; if any one enters[...]
22
Basiliscus the Martyr, Bishop of Comana
Basiliscus the Martyr, Bishop of Comana
May 22 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/22/2020 Saints and Feasts: Basiliscus the Martyr, Bishop of Comana; Holy New Martyrs Demetrius and Paul of Tripoli; John-Vladimir, Ruler of Serbia Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed) Epistle Reading:[...]
23
Michael the Confessor, Bishop of Synnada
Michael the Confessor, Bishop of Synnada
May 23 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/23/2020 Saints and Feasts: Michael the Confessor, Bishop of Synnada; Mary the Myrrhbearer & wife of Cleopas Epistle Reading: Acts of the Apostles 15:35-41 IN THOSE DAYS, Paul and Barnabas[...]
24
Sunday of the Blind Man
Sunday of the Blind Man
May 24 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/24/2020 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of the Blind Man; Symeon the Stylite of the Mountain; Saint Vincent of Lerins; Meletios the Commander & his Companion Martyrs; Gregory, Archbishop of Novgorod[...]
25
Third Finding of the Precious Head of St. John the Baptist
Third Finding of the Precious Head of St. John the Baptist
May 25 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/25/2020 Saints and Feasts: Third Finding of the Precious Head of St. John the Baptist; Therapon the Hieromartyr, Bishop of Cyprus; Memory of the Finding of the Holy Icon of[...]
26
Carpos and Alphaeus, Apostles of the 70
Carpos and Alphaeus, Apostles of the 70
May 26 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/26/2020 Saints and Feasts: Carpos and Alphaeus, Apostles of the 70; Alexandros the New Martyr of Thessaloniki; George the New of Sofia; Augustine, Archbishop of Canterbury Epistle Reading: Acts of[...]
27
Apodosis of Pascha
Apodosis of Pascha
May 27 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/27/2020 Saints and Feasts: Apodosis of Pascha; The Holy Hieromartyr Helladius; John the Russian of Evia; Theodora the Virgin-martyr & Didymos the Martyr; Venerable Bede Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Epistle[...]
28
Holy Ascension
Holy Ascension
May 28 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/28/2020 Saints and Feasts: Holy Ascension; The Holy Hieromartyr Eutychius, Bishop of Melitene; Nikitas, Bishop of Chalcedon; Eutechios, Bishop of Mytilene; Helikonis the Martyr; Heladios the Hieromartyr of the East;[...]
29
Theodosia the Virgin-Martyr of Tyre
Theodosia the Virgin-Martyr of Tyre
May 29 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/29/2020 Saints and Feasts: Theodosia the Virgin-Martyr of Tyre; Theodosia, Virgin-Martyr of Constantinople; Andrew the New Martyr of Argentes; John of Smyrna the New Martyr Fast Day (Wine and Oil[...]
30
Isaacius, Abbot of the Monastery of Dalmatus
Isaacius, Abbot of the Monastery of Dalmatus
May 30 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/30/2020 Saints and Feasts: Isaacius, Abbot of the Monastery of Dalmatus; Macrina, grandmother of St. Basil the Great; Barlaam the Monk of Caesarea; Natalios the Martyr; Emilia, mother of Saint[...]
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Fathers of the 1st Council
Fathers of the 1st Council
May 31 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 05/31/2020 Saints and Feasts: Fathers of the 1st Council; Hermias the Martyr at Comana; Eusebius and Haralambos the Monk-martyrs; Eustathios, Patriarch of Constantinople Matins Gospel Reading: John 21:1-14 At that[...]