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Fasting Guidelines
*Strict Fast: Refrain from eating meat, seafood, dairy, eggs, wine and oil. (Vegan).
*Wine & Oil : Wine and oil are allowed. Refrain from meat, dairy and eggs.
*Fish: Fish, wine, oil are allowed. Refrain from meat, dairy and eggs.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 1 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Mary of Egypt
Mary of Egypt
Apr 1 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/01/2021 Saints and Feasts: Mary of Egypt; Euthemios of Suzdal; Gerontios & Vasilides the Martyrs Strict Fast Old Testament Reading:[...]
2
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 2 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Titus the Wonderworker
Titus the Wonderworker
Apr 2 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/02/2021 Saints and Feasts: Titus the Wonderworker; Theodora the Virgin-martyr of Palestine; Amphianos & Aedesios the Martyrs of Lycia Strict[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Salutations to the Theotokos 6:00 pm
Salutations to the Theotokos
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
3
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 3 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Third Saturday of Lent
Third Saturday of Lent
Apr 3 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/03/2021 Saints and Feasts: Third Saturday of Lent; Nicetas, Abbot of the Monastery of Medicium; Joseph the Hymnographer; Theodosia and[...]
Great Vespers 5:00 pm
Great Vespers
Apr 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
4
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 4 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Sunday of the Holy Cross
Sunday of the Holy Cross
Apr 4 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/04/2021 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of the Holy Cross; George the Righteous of Maleon; Righteous Plato the Studite; Nicetas the[...]
Matins 8:30 am
Matins
Apr 4 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am – Matins
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Divine Liturgy
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Divine Liturgy begins at 10:00am
5
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 5 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Monk-Martyrs Claudius, Diodore, Victor, Victorinus, and those with them
Monk-Martyrs Claudius, Diodore, Victor, Victorinus, and those with them
Apr 5 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/05/2021 Saints and Feasts: Monk-Martyrs Claudius, Diodore, Victor, Victorinus, and those with them; Theodora the Righteous of Thessaloniki; Agathopodes and[...]
Great Compline 6:00 pm
Great Compline
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
6
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 6 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople
Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople
Apr 6 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/06/2021 Saints and Feasts: Eutychius, Patriarch of Constantinople; 120 Martyrs of Persia; Gregory of Sinai; Platonis the Nun of Nisibis[...]
7
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 7 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Calliopus and Akylina the Martyrs
Calliopus and Akylina the Martyrs
Apr 7 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/07/2021 Saints and Feasts: Calliopus and Akylina the Martyrs; Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and Enlightener of North America; Righteous Father[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 6:00 pm
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts Because the Divine Liturgy is the “Banquet of Christ”, a festive, triumphant celebration, the ancient discipline of the Church[...]
8
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 8 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
The Holy Apostles of the Seventy Herodion, Agabus, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, and Hermes
The Holy Apostles of the Seventy Herodion, Agabus, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, and Hermes
Apr 8 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/08/2021 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Apostles of the Seventy Herodion, Agabus, Rufus, Asyncritus, Phlegon, and Hermes; Rufus the Obedient[...]
9
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 9 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
The Holy Martyr Eupsychius of Caesarea
The Holy Martyr Eupsychius of Caesarea
Apr 9 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/09/2021 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Martyr Eupsychius of Caesarea; Vadim the Righteous of Persia; Raphael, Nicholas, Irene, & Olympias[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 9 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Salutations to the Theotokos 6:00 pm
Salutations to the Theotokos
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
10
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 10 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Fourth Saturday of Lent
Fourth Saturday of Lent
Apr 10 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/10/2021 Saints and Feasts: Fourth Saturday of Lent; Terence and his Companions beheaded at Carthage; Gregory V, the Holy Martyr[...]
Great Vespers 5:00 pm
Great Vespers
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
11
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 11 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Sunday of St. John Climacus
Sunday of St. John Climacus
Apr 11 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/11/2021 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of St. John Climacus; Antipas, Bishop of Pergamum; Pharmuthios the Anchorite; Guthlac the Hermit of[...]
Matins 8:30 am
Matins
Apr 11 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am – Matins
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Divine Liturgy
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Divine Liturgy begins at 10:00am
12
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 12 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Basil the Confessor, Bishop of Parium
Basil the Confessor, Bishop of Parium
Apr 12 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/12/2021 Saints and Feasts: Basil the Confessor, Bishop of Parium; Anthousa the Righteous of Constantinople; Akakios of Kavsokalyvia; Sergius II,[...]
Great Compline 6:00 pm
Great Compline
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
13
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 13 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Martin the Confessor, Pope of Rome
Martin the Confessor, Pope of Rome
Apr 13 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/13/2021 Saints and Feasts: Martin the Confessor, Pope of Rome; Theodosios the Martyr; Zoilos the Martyr Strict Fast Old Testament[...]
14
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 14 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Aristarchus, Pudens, Trophimus the Apostles of the 70
Aristarchus, Pudens, Trophimus the Apostles of the 70
Apr 14 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/14/2021 Saints and Feasts: Aristarchus, Pudens, Trophimus the Apostles of the 70; Thomais the Martyr of Alexandria; Ardalion the Actor[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 6:00 pm
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts Because the Divine Liturgy is the “Banquet of Christ”, a festive, triumphant celebration, the ancient discipline of the Church[...]
15
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 15 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
5th Thursday of Lent: The Great Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete
5th Thursday of Lent: The Great Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete
Apr 15 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/15/2021 Saints and Feasts: 5th Thursday of Lent: The Great Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete; Crescens the Martyr; Leonidas,[...]
16
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 16 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Agape, Chionia, and Irene, the Holy Martyrs
Agape, Chionia, and Irene, the Holy Martyrs
Apr 16 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/16/2021 Saints and Feasts: Agape, Chionia, and Irene, the Holy Martyrs; Leonidas and Charissa, Nike, Galene, Kallida, Nounenchia, Vasilissa, and[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Akathist Hymn 6:00 pm
Akathist Hymn
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
17
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 17 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn
5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn
Apr 17 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/17/2021 Saints and Feasts: 5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn; Symeon the Holy Martyr and Bishop of Persia; Makarios,[...]
Great Vespers 5:00 pm
Great Vespers
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
18
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 18 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt
Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt
Apr 18 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/18/2021 Saints and Feasts: Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt; Holy Father John the Righteous, disciple of St. Gregory of[...]
Matins 8:30 am
Matins
Apr 18 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am – Matins
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Divine Liturgy
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Divine Liturgy begins at 10:00am
19
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 19 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
The Holy Hieromartyr Paphnutius
The Holy Hieromartyr Paphnutius
Apr 19 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/19/2021 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Hieromartyr Paphnutius; George the Confessor; Tryphon, Patriarch of Constantinople; Martyrs Emmanuel, Theodore, George, Michael[...]
Great Compline 6:00 pm
Great Compline
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
20
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 20 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Theodore the Trichinas
Theodore the Trichinas
Apr 20 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/20/2021 Saints and Feasts: Theodore the Trichinas; Zacchaeus the Apostle of Caesaria; Gregory & Anastasios, Patriarchs of Antioch; Athanasios, Founder[...]
21
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 21 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
The Holy Hieromartyr Januarius and Those With Him
The Holy Hieromartyr Januarius and Those With Him
Apr 21 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/21/2021 Saints and Feasts: The Holy Hieromartyr Januarius and Those With Him; Our Holy Father Maximian, Patriarch of Constantinople; Theodore[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 6:00 pm
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts Because the Divine Liturgy is the “Banquet of Christ”, a festive, triumphant celebration, the ancient discipline of the Church[...]
22
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 22 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Theodore of Sykeon
Theodore of Sykeon
Apr 22 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/22/2021 Saints and Feasts: Theodore of Sykeon; Nathaniel, Luke, & Clemente the Apostles; Nearchos the Martyr; Gregory Gravanos of Nisyros[...]
23
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 23 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
George the Great Martyr and Triumphant
George the Great Martyr and Triumphant
Apr 23 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/23/2021 Saints and Feasts: George the Great Martyr and Triumphant Strict Fast Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 66:10-24 “Rejoice with Jerusalem,[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
24
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 24 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Lazarus Saturday
Lazarus Saturday
Apr 24 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/24/2021 Saints and Feasts: Lazarus Saturday; Elizabeth the Wonderworker; Savvas the General of Rome; Nicholas the New-Martyr of Magnesia; Mellitus,[...]
Matins 8:30 am
Matins
Apr 24 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
 
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Divine Liturgy
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Palm Cross Making 11:30 am
Palm Cross Making
Apr 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Great Vespers 5:00 pm
Great Vespers
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
25
*Fish Allowed
*Fish Allowed
Apr 25 all-day
 
*Wine & Oil Allowed
*Wine & Oil Allowed
Apr 25 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Palm Sunday
Palm Sunday
Apr 25 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/25/2021 Saints and Feasts: Palm Sunday; Mark the Apostle and Evangelist Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Matins Gospel Reading: Matthew 21:1-11;[...]
Matins 8:30 am
Matins
Apr 25 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
8:30 am – Matins
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Divine Liturgy
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Divine Liturgy begins at 10:00am
Bridegroom Matins 5:00 pm
Bridegroom Matins
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
 
26
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 26 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Holy Monday
Holy Monday
Apr 26 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/26/2021 Saints and Feasts: Holy Monday; Basil the Holy Martyr Bishop of Amasea; Glaphyra the Righteous; Justa the Nun Strict[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Bridegroom Matins 6:00 pm
Bridegroom Matins
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
27
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 27 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Holy Tuesday
Holy Tuesday
Apr 27 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/27/2021 Saints and Feasts: Holy Tuesday; The Holy Hieromartyr Symeon, Kinsman of the Lord; Eulogios the Innkeeper of Constantinople Strict[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Bridegroom Matins 6:00 pm
Bridegroom Matins
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
28
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 28 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Holy Wednesday
Holy Wednesday
Apr 28 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/28/2021 Saints and Feasts: Holy Wednesday; The Holy Nine Martyrs of Cyzicus; John the Martyr of Romania; Memnon the Wonderworker[...]
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy 9:00 am
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Holy Unction 3:00 pm
Holy Unction
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Bridegroom Matins 6:00 pm
Bridegroom Matins
Apr 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
29
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 29 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Holy Thursday
Holy Thursday
Apr 29 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/29/2021 Saints and Feasts: Holy Thursday; Jason and Sosipater the Apostles of the 70 and their Companions; Holy Martyr Cercyra;[...]
Vesperal Liturgy 9:00 am
Vesperal Liturgy
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Twelve Gospels Matins 6:00 pm
Twelve Gospels Matins
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
 
30
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Apr 30 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men.[...]
Holy Friday
Holy Friday
Apr 30 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 04/30/2021 Saints and Feasts: Holy Friday; James the Apostle and brother of St. John the Theologian; Argyra the New Martyr;[...]
Royal Hours 10:00 am
Royal Hours
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
Lamentations 6:00 pm
Lamentations
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm