On March 2, 3 Orthodox church holidays are celebrated. The list of events informs you about church holidays, fasts, and days of honoring the memory of saints. The list will help you find out the date of a significant religious event for Orthodox Christians.
Orthodox Church holidays 2 March 2023
|Great Martyr Theodore of Tiro||
Feast of St. Theodore of Tiro. He served in the city of Alasia in the Pontic region of Asia Minor. For his courageous confession of the Christian faith, he was subjected to severe tortures, then burned. This happened in 306 under the Emperor Galerius.
|Holy Martyr Hermogenes, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, Wonderworker||
Celebration of the memory of Saint Ermogen (birth name - Ermolai), Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia. He was originally from Kazan. Years of life: 1530-1612. The Church glorified him in 1913.
|The publican and the Pharisee
6th day of the holiday
It's a solid week. Preparing for strict Lent. The week is named after the biblical parable of the tax collector and the Pharisee.