Coptic Fasts & Feasts   2019 A.D.  /  1735-1736 A.M.

The Holy Nativity Feast (Christmas)

January 7

 

The Circumcision Feast

January 14

 

The Holy Epiphany

January 19

 

Feast of the Wedding of Cana of Galilee

January 21

 

Presentation of the Lord into the Temple

February 15

Nineveh's (Jonah's) Fast

February 18 – 20

 

Nineveh's (Jonah's) Feast

February 21

 

Holy Great Fast (Lent)

March 4 – April 19

 

The Feast of the Cross

March 19

 

Annunciation Feast 

April 7

Lazarus Saturday

April 20

Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem (Hosanna Sunday)

April 21

 

Holy Pascha

April 22 – 24

 

Covenant Thursday

April 25

 

Good Friday

April 26

Glorious Feast of the Resurrection

April 28

 

Thomas’ Sunday

May 5

Martyrdom of St. Mark the Evangelist
May 8
 

Entry of the Lord into Egypt

June 1

The Holy Feast of Ascension
June 6

 

The Holy Pentecost Feast
June 16


The Apostles' Fast
June 17 – 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 12

The Feast of the Cross (Three days)
September 28 – 30

The Holy Nativity Fast (Advent)
November 26 – January 6