Orthodox Saints Calendar

<=December 2014=>
Orthodox Calendar
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 FAST
Prophet NahumMartyr Ananias of PersiaSt. Philaret the Merciful
2 WINE/OIL
Prophet HabakkukVen. Jesse of GeorgiaMartyr Myrope
3 FAST
Prophet ZephaniahVen. Sabbas of StorozhevVen. John the Silent
4 WINE/OIL
Great Martyr BarbaraVen. John of DamascusHoly Martyr Seraphim
5 WINE/OIL
Ven. Sabbas the SanctifiedSt. Gurias of KazanVen. Nectarius of Bitola
6 FISH
Saint Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra, Wonderworker
7 FISH
St. Ambrose of MilanVen. Nilus StolebenMartyr Philothea of Thrace
8 FAST
Ven. Patapius of ThebesApostles Sosthenes, Apollos & Cephas (of 70)
9 WINE/OIL
Conception of Holy Theotokos By Righteous Anna
10 FAST
Martyrs Menas, HermogeneBlessed John & AngelinaSt. Joasaph of Belgorod
11 WINE/OIL
Ven. Daniel the StyliteVen. Luke the StyliteVen. Nikon the Dry
12 WINE/OIL
St. Spiridon WonderworkerVenerable TherapontesSt. Alexander
13 FISH
Repose Ven. HermanSts. Eustratius & AuxentiusVen. Arcadius
14 FISH
Martyrs Thyrsus, Leucis, Callinicus, Philemon, Apollonius & Arianus
15 WINE/OIL
Holy Martyr Eleutherius & His Mother AnthiaSt. Stephen the Confessor
16 WINE/OIL
Prophet HaggaiEmpress TheophaniaMartyr Marinus
17 FAST
Prophet Daniel & 3 YouthsSt. Dionysius of AeginaMartyrs Paisius & Abbacum
18 WINE/OIL
Martyr SebastianMartyr ModestusVen. Florus of Amisus
19 FAST
Mertyr BonifaceMartyr AglaeVen. Elias of Murom
20 FISH
St. Ignatius of AntiochSt. Philogonius of AntiochRepose St. John Kronstadt
21 WINE/OIL
St. Juliana & 630 MartyrsRepose Metropolitan PeterMartyr Themistocles
22 FAST
Great Martyr AnastasiaMartyrs Chrysogonus, Theodota & Evodias
23 FAST
10 Martyrs of CreteSt. Niphon of CyprusVen. Nahum of Ohrid
24 FAST
Nativity VigilMartyr EugeniaVen. Monk Nicholas
25 FAST FREE Nativity of Our Lord, Jesus Christ
26 FAST FREE Synaxis Holy Theotokos
27 FAST FREE First Martyr Stephen
28 FAST FREE
20000 Martyrs In NicomediaApostle Nicanor, DeaconVen. Simeon, Myrrh Gusher
29 FAST FREE
14000 Slain By HerodVen. MarcellusSt. Mark of the Caves
30 FAST FREE
Virgin Martyr AnysiaMartyr ZoticusVen. Martyr Gideon
31 FAST FREE
Leave of NativityVen. MelaniaVen. Chiriacos
Legend:
  • FAST = NO meat, dairy products, wine, olive oil
  • FISH = fish, wine, olive oil permitted
  • CHEESE = dairy products, wine, olive oil, fish permitted
  • WINE/OIL = wine, olive oil permitted
Abbreviations:
  • Ven = Venerable
  • St = Saint
  • IsApostle = equal-to-the Apostles
  • XC = Jesus Christ
  • CP = Constantinople