Coptic Fasts & Feasts   2020 A.D.  /  1736-1737 A.M.

The Holy Nativity Feast (Christmas)

January 7

 

The Circumcision Feast

January 15

 

The Holy Epiphany

January 20

 

Feast of the Wedding of Cana of Galilee

January 22

 

Nineveh's (Jonah's) Fast

February 10 – 12

 

Nineveh's (Jonah's) Feast

February 13

Presentation of the Lord into the Temple

February 16

Holy Great Fast (Lent)

February 24 – April 10

The Feast of the Cross

March 19

 

Annunciation Feast 

April 7

Lazarus Saturday

April 11

Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem (Hosanna Sunday)

April 12

 

Holy Pascha

April 13 – 15

 

Covenant Thursday

April 16

 

Good Friday

April 17

Glorious Feast of the Resurrection

April 19

 

Thomas’ Sunday

April 26

Martyrdom of St. Mark the Evangelist
May 8
 

The Holy Feast of Ascension
May 28

Entry of the Lord into Egypt

June 1

 

The Holy Pentecost Feast
June 7


The Apostles' Fast
June 8 – July 11

The Apostles' Feast (Martyrdom of St. Peter & St. Paul)
July 12

St. Mary's Fast
August 7 – 21

Transfiguration Feast
August 19

Assumption of St. Mary's Body
August 22

The Nayrouz Feast (Coptic New Year)
September 11

The Feast of the Cross (Three Days)
September 27 – 29

The Holy Nativity Fast (Advent)
November 25 – January 6