• Christ is Risen, Truly He is Risen!
    Christ is Risen, Truly He is Risen!
  • Ascension of our Lord
    Ascension of our Lord
  • Feast of Pentecost
    Feast of Pentecost

The Coptic Calendar

St. Philopateer

The Coptic Orthodox Church has 7 Major feasts, 7 Minor feasts, as well as many other events. A list of them is provided for the 2012 year below.

 

7 Major Feasts

Annunciation - April 7, 2012

Christmas - January 7, 2012

Epiphany - January 20, 2012

Palm Sunday - April 8, 2012

Easter - April 15, 2012

Ascension - May 24, 2012

Pentecost - June 3, 2012

7 Minor Feasts

Circumcision of our Lord - January 15, 2012

Enterance into the Temple - February 16, 2012

Enterance into Egypt - June 1, 2012

The Wedding at Cana of Galilee - January 12, 2012

Transfiguration - August 19, 2012

Holy Thursday - April 12, 2012

St. Thomas Sunday - April 22, 2012

Other Dates

Fast of Ninevah - February 6, 2012

Great Lent - February 20, 2012

Good Friday - April 13, 2012

Apostles Feast - July 12, 2012

St. Mary's Fast - August 7, 2012

St. Mary's Feast - August 22, 2012

Advent Fast - November 25, 2012

Coptic / Egyptian News

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  • Martyrdom of Saint Marina of Antioch

    Source: Coptic Church

    On this day is the commemoration of the martyrdom of the blessed St. Marina, who overcame the Devil. She was one of the daughters of the nobles ...

  • الخلاص من مملكة فرعون

    نيافة انبا ميخائيل مطران اسيوط

    القيت بفمه الطاهر مساء الاحد من الصوم الكبير فى 28 / 3 / 1992... مجدا للثالوث الاقدس الاب والابن والروح القدس اله واحد امين .

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  • To Be Truly Human

    Source: Lacopts.org

    We often say, "I am just human." We usually use this phrase as an excuse for our shortcomings and weaknesses. But what does it really mean to ...