Feasts 2013

Catholic Feasts 2013

January 1st - Holy Mother of God
January 6th - Epiphany
January 13th - Baptism of the Lord (River Jordan)

February 13th - Ash Wednesday (Lent time)
March 24th - Palm Sunday
March 29th - Good Friday
March 31st - EASTER SUNDAY
April 8th - Annunciation
May 9th - Ascension
May 19th - Pentecost

May 26th - Trinity Sunday
May 30th - Corpus Christi
June 7th - Sacred Heart of Jesus
June 24th - Nativity of St. John the Baptist
June 29th - Sts. Peter and Paul
August 15th - Assumption
September 14th - Exaltation of the Holy Cross
November 1st - All Saints

December 1st - Advent - 1st Sunday
December 8th - Immaculate Conception
December 25th - Christmas Day

Orthodox Feasts 2013

January 7th - The Nativity of our Lord
January 14th - New Year, Circumcision
January 18th - Blessing of the Holy Water (River Jordan) (Greek)
January 19th - Blessing of the Holy Water (River Jordan) (Syrian &Copts)
January 19th - Epiphany
January 20th - St. John the Baptist
February 15th - Presentation

March 24th - Lent - Orthodoxy Sunday
April 7th - Veneration of the Hl. Cross
April 28th - Palm Sunday
June 13th - Ascension
June 23rd - Pentecost

August 19th - Transfiguration
August 25th - Procession with the Icon of the Virgin Mary (+ 5.00 am) (from the Holy Sepulchre to the Tomb of Mary)
August 27th - Burial Ceremony of the Virgin Mary (11.00 am) at the Tomb of Mary
September 5th - Bringing back of the Icon of Virgin Mary from the Tomb of Mary to the Holy Sepulchre (6.30 am)
August 28th - Assumption
September 14th - New Year of the Church
September 27th - Exaltation of the Holy Cross
November 16th - St. George
December 15th - Advent - 1st Sunday

Armenian Orthodox Feasts 2013

See the above "Orthodox Feasts" except the following:
January 10th - James the Major and St. John
January 19th - Christmas Day
February 24th - Beginning of the Lenten Tridion
February 27th - Presentation of the Lord in the Temple
March 17th - Great Lent Sunday
March 14th - Saint Vartan
August 11th - Transfiguration
August 25th - Assumption
September 29th - Exaltation of the Holy Cross
October 13th - Feast of the Holy Cross of Varak
Novenber 10th - Finding of the Holy Cross

Jewish Feasts 2013

February 24th/ 25th - Purim (Esther)
March 26th – April 1st Pesach (Passover)
April 8th - Iom HaShoa (Holocaust Memorial Day)
May 15th - Shavuot (Pentecost)
July 16th - Tisha B’Av

September 5th - Rosh Hashana 5774 (New Year)
September 14th - Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement)
September 19th – 25th - Sukkot (Feast of Tabernacles)
September 26th - Simchat Torah (Rejoicing the Law)
Nov 28th - Dec 5th - Chanukah (Feast of the Light)

Moslem Feasts 2013

November 15th (2012) - New Year – 1st Hegira 1434
January 24th - Mawlid al-Nabi (Birth of Mohammed)
June 5th - Miraj (Ascension of Mohammed)
July 9th - First Day of Ramadan
August 3rd - Lailatul-Qadr (Night of Power)
August 8th - Feast of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr) (end)
October 15th - Feast of the Sacrifice (El Adha)
November 4th - New Year – Hegira 1435

Samaritan 2013

April 24th - Samaritan Easter (Services at 7.00 pm the day before)

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