Major feasts and commemoration days of the Armenian Church for the calendar year 2007


06??????????????????? Holy Nativity and Theophany of Our Lord Jesus Christ

13??????????????????? Naming Day of Our Lord

15??????????????????? Birth of St. John the Forerunner (the Baptist)



03??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. Sergius (Sargis)

13??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Leontius (Ghevondiants)

14??????????????????? Presentation of Our Lord Jesus Christ to the Temple (Tiarn?ndaraj)

15??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Vartanants

18??????????????????? Eve of the Great Fast of Lent (Great Barekendan)



24??????????????????? Commitment of St. Gregory the Illuminator to the Pit

30??????????????????? Commemoration Day of the Resurrection of Lazarus



01????????????? ??????Palm Sunday

08??????????????????? Feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ (Easter Sunday)



06??????????????????? Appearance of the Holy Cross

17??????????????????? Ascension Day (Hambardzum)

27??????????????????? Pentecost (Hogegalust)



04??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. Hripsime

05??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. Gayane

07??????????????????? Feast of Holy ?Shoghakat?

09??????????????????? Deliverance of St. Gregory the Illuminator from the Pit

10??????????????????? Feast of Holy Etchmiadzin

23??????????????????? Discovery of the Relics of St. Gregory the Illuminator

28??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Sahak and Mesrop



15??????????????????? Transfiguration of Our Lord (Vardavar)



12??????????????????? Assumption of the Holy Mother of God (Verapokhum)

21??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Joachim and Anna



16??????????????????? Exaltation of the Holy Cross (Khatchverats)

29??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. George (Gevork)

30??????????????????? Feast of the Holy Cross of Varag



13??????????????????? Feast of the Holy Translators

28??????????????????? Discovery of the Holy Cross



10??????????????????? Commemoration Day of the Holy Archangels



01??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Thaddeus and Bartholomew

15??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. James (Hakob)

24??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. David the Prophet

25??????????????????? Commemoration Day of St. Stephen the Protomartyr

27??????????????????? Commemoration Day of Sts. Peter and Paul


Note:? Tabernacle Feasts in CAPS


Source: ?

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, Information Services

Address:? Vagharshapat, Republic of Armenia

Contact:? Rev. Fr. Ktrij Devejian

Tel:? (374 10) 517 163

Fax:? (374 10) 517 301

E-Mail:? [email protected]



Date: October 13, 2006