Orthodox & Catholic Liturgical Calendar

Friday
22
October 2021
Friday
9
October 2021
Friday
22
October 2021


Orthodox (New) Revised Julian Calendar


Orthodox (Old) Julian Calendar


Catholic (Gregorian) Calendar

Feasts

Feasts

Time of the Liturgical Year

  • None
  • None
  • Ordinary time

Saints

Saints

Solemnity

  • Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Abercius, Bishop and Wonderworker, of Hierapolis (167)
  • Hieromartyr Alexander, Bishop, and Martyrs Heraclius, Anna, Elizabeth, Theodota, and Glyceria, at Adrianople (2nd-3rd centuries)
  • The Holy Seven Youths ("Seven Sleepers") of Ephesus (250 and c. 446)
  • Martyr Theodoret, at Antioch (362)
  • Venerables Lot
  • Saint Eulavios, Bishop of Lambousa (ancient Lapithos).
  • Righteous Forefather Abraham and his nephew righteous Lot (c. 2000 B.C.)
  • Holy Apostle James, son of Alphaeus (1st century)
  • Saint Demetrius, Bishop of Alexandria (231)
  • Saint Publia the Confessor, Deaconess, of Antioch (361-363)
  • Martyrs Juventinus and Maximinus, soldiers, at Antioch (361-363)
  • Venerables Andronicus and his wife St. Athanasia, of Egypt (6th century)
  • Saint Peter of Galatia (9th century)
  • None

Pre-Schism Western Saints

Pre-Schism Western Saints

Feast

  • Saint Philip of Fermo, Bishop and martyr of Fermo in Italy (c. 270)
  • Saint Mellonius (Mellon), first Bishop of Rouen (314)
  • Saint Nepotianus, Bishop of Clermont in France (c. 388)
  • Saint Verecundus (Verecondo), Bishop of Verona in Italy (522)
  • Saint Simplicius, a disciple of St Benedict and third Abbot of Montecassino (c. 570)
  • Saint Maroveus, a monk at Bobbio Abbey and founder of the monastery of Precipiano near Tortona in Italy (650)
  • Saint Nunctus (Noint), Abbot of a monastery near Mérida in the west of Spain, murdered by robbers and venerated as a martyr (668)
  • Saint Moderan (Moderamnus, Moran), Bishop of Rennes, then became a hermit in Berceto in Italy (c. 730)
  • Saint Benedict of Macerac (Benoît de Macérac), a Greek abbot who fled from Petras and settled in Macerac near Nantes in France (845)
  • Saints Nunilo and Alodia, two sisters, a pair of child-martyrs from Huesca in Spain (851)
  • Saint Bertharius, a Benedictine abbot of Monte Cassino, martyred together with several of his monks by invading Saracens (884)
  • Saint Donatus of Fiesole, born in Ireland, he went on pilgrimage to Rome and became Bishop of Fiesole near Florence in Italy (874)
  • Hieromartyr Dionysius (Denis, Dennis, Denys), Bishop of Paris,
  • Saint Domninus of Fidenza (Donnino), martyr (304)
  • Saint Gislenus (Ghislain, Guislain), a confessor and anchorite in Belgium (680)
  • Saints Lambert and Valerius (Bellère, Beriher), disciples of St Gislenus in Belgium and the north of France (c. 680)
  • Saint Geminus, A monk at San Paterniano de Fano in Umbria, Italy (c. 815)
  • Saint Savin (Sabinus), venerated as one of the Apostles of the Lavedan, in the Pyrenees, France (c. 820)
  • Saint Deusdedit, a monk at Montecassino in Italy, chosen abbot about the year 830 (836)
  • Saint Gunther of Bohemia, a Bohemian hermit (1045)
  • None

Post-Schism Orthodox Saints

Post-Schism Orthodox Saints

Memorial

  • Saints Theodore and Paul, Abbots, of Rostov (1409)
  • Saint Gregory of Methoni, Bishop of Methoni in Greece and Ethnomartyr (1825)
  • Saint George the New Confessor, of Drama, Greece (1959)
  • New Hieromartyrs(1937):
  • New Hieromartyrs Nicholas Bogoslovsky and Nicholas Ushakov, Priests (1937)
  • New Hieromartyr Gregory (Vorobiev), Abbot, of Koprino, Yaroslavl (1937)
  • Blessed Stefan Lazarević, King of Serbia (1427)
  • Saint Stephen the Blind, King of Serbia (1468)
  • New Hieromartyrs Constantine Sukhov and Peter Vyatkin, Priests (1918)
  • New Hieromartyr Constantine Aksenov, Priest (1937)
  • Pauline Family: Blessed Timothy Giaccardo, priest
  • Poland: Saint John Paul II, pope

Other Commemorations

Other Commemorations

Optional Memorial

  • The Kazan Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (commemorating the deliverance from the Poles in 1612)
  • Icons of the Mother of God "Andronikos"
  • Repose of Monk Joseph the Silent, of Kuban (1925)
  • Repose of Metropolitan Nestor of Kamchatka and Petropavlovsk (1962)
  • Repose of Protopresbyter Michael Pomazansky (1988)
  • Uncovering of the relics (2012) of New Hieromartyr Nikodim (Kononov), Bishop of Belgorod (1918)
  • Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Korsun" (Cherson) (988)
  • Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Assuage My Sorrow" (12th century)
  • Glorification (1989) of New Hiero-confessor Tikhon (Bellavin), Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia (1925)
  • Uncovering of the relics (1997) of New Hiero-confessor Sebastian (Fomin), Archimandrite, of Optina and Karaganda (1966)
  • Uncovering of the relics (2007) of St. Job (Kundrya), Archimandrite, of Malaya Ugolka, Carpatho-Russia (1985)
  • Saint John Paul II, pope

Unknown Status

  • None