On August 5, 2 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 5 Augustа 2023
|Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God||
Veneration of the miraculous Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God. It was presented in 1559 to the noblewoman Anna Goiskaya by Metropolitan Neophytos of Constantinople, and in 1597 it was transferred by her to the monks of the monastery. The icon is kept in Ukraine in the Assumption Cathedral of the Pochaev Lavra.
Martyrs Trofim, Theophilus and with them 13 martyrs
Memory of 15 holy martyrs who suffered for their faith during the persecution of Christians under the Emperor Diocletian.