February 2023
Feastday readings are in boldface. Readings: After Pentecost (AP) , After Holy Cross (AC) , Meat Fare (MF) , Cheese Fare (CF) , Lent (L)
Tones: Octoechos (T), Eothinon (E)
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
 
 
 
1
Martyr Tryphon
Epistle: 2 Peter 3:1-18
Gospel: Mark 13:24-31
Fast free
34AP / 17AC
2
Meeting of the Lord in the Temple
Epistle: Hebrews 7:7-17
Gospel: Luke 2:22-40
Fast free
3
Simeon & Anna
Epistle: 1 John 2:7-17
Gospel: Mark 14:3-9
Fast free
34AP / 17AC
4
Isidore of Pelusium
Epistle: 1 Timothy 6:11b-16
Gospel: Luke 20:46-21:4
Fast free
BT / 17AC
5
Agatha of Palermo
Prodigal Son
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 6:12-20
Gospel: Luke 15:11-32
Fast free
T.2 / E.2
6
Boukolos of Smyrna
Epistle: 1 John 2:18-3:8
Gospel: Mark 11:1-11
Fast free
MF
7
Parthenios of Lampsacos
Epistle: 1 John 3:9-22a
Gospel: Mark 14:10-42
Fast free
MF
8
Great-martyr Theodore the Commander
Epistle: 1 John 3:21-4:11
Gospel: Mark 14:43-15:1
Oil & Wine allowed
MF
9
Martyr Nicephoros
Epistle: 1 John 4:20-5:21
Gospel: Mark 15:1-15
Fast free
MF
10
Hieromartyr Charalampos
Epistle: 2 John 1:1-13
Gospel: Mark 15:22-41
Oil & Wine allowed
MF
11
Hieromartyr Blaise
Meat Fare Saturday of the Dead
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 10:23-29a
Gospel: Luke 21:8-9, 25-27, 33-36
Fast free
MF
12
Meletios the Great
Last Judgment Sunday
Meat Fare
Epistle: 1 Corinthians 8:8-13, 9:1-2
Gospel: Matthew 25:31-46
T.3 / E.3
Fast free
MF
13
Venerable Martinian
Epistle: 3 John 1:1-15
Gospel: Luke 19:29-40, 22:7-39
No meat
CF
14
Venerable Auxentios
Valentine's Day
Epistle: Jude 1:1-10
Gospel: Luke 22:39-23:1
No meat
CF
15
Apostle Onesimos
Vespers: Joel 2:12-26, Joel 3:12-21
No meat
CF
16
Martyr Pamphilos & his companions
Epistle: Jude 1:11-25
Gospel: Luke 23:1-56
No meat
CF
17
Great-martyr Theodore the Recruit
Vespers: Zechariah 8:7-14, Zechariah 8:19-23
No meat
CF
18
Pope Leo
Saturday of the Ascetics
Epistle: Romans 14:19-23, 16:25-27
Gospel: Matthew 6:1-13
No meat
CF
19
Apostles Archippos, Philemon & Apphia
Forgiveness Sunday
Cheese Fare
Epistle: Romans 13:11b-14:4
Gospel: Matthew 6:14-21
T.4 / E.4
No meat
CF
20
Leo of Catania
Clean Monday
Great Lent begins
President's Day
6th Hour: Isaiah 1:1-20
Vespers: Genesis 1:1-13, Proverbs 1:1-20
Strict fast
1L
21
Timothy the Symbolite
6th Hour: Isaiah 1:19-2:3
Vespers: Genesis 1:14-23, Proverbs 1:20-33
Strict fast
1L
22
Relics of the Martyrs of Eugenios
6th Hour: Isaiah 2:3-11
Vespers: Genesis 1:24-2:3, Proverbs 2:1-22
Strict fast
1L
23
Polycarp of Smyrna
6th Hour: Isaiah 2:11-22
Vespers: Genesis 2:4-19, Proverbs 3:1-18
Strict fast
1L
24
1st & 2nd Findings of the Head of the Forerunner
Epistle: 2 Corinthians 4:6-15 (Su/15AP)
Gospel: Matthew 11:2-15 (Mo/4AP)
6th Hour: Isaiah 3:1-14
Vespers: Genesis 2:20-3:20, Proverbs 3:19-34
Oil & Wine allowed
1L
25
Tarasios of Constantinople
Saturday of Theodore
Epistle: Hebrews 1:1-12
Gospel: Mark 2:23-3:5
Oil & Wine allowed
1L
26
Porphyrios of Gaza
Sunday of Orthodoxy
Epistle: Hebrews 11:24-26, 32-12:2a
Gospel: John 1:43-51
T.5 / E.5
Oil & Wine allowed
1L
27
Procopius the Decapolitan
6th Hour: Isaiah 4:2-6, 5:1-7
Vespers: Genesis 3:21-4:7, Proverbs 3:34-4:22
Strict fast
2L
28
Basil the Confessor
6th Hour: Isaiah 5:7-16
Vespers: Genesis 4:8-15, Proverbs 5:1-15
Strict fast
2L