On June 8, 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 8 June 2024
|The Apostles from 70 Carp and Alphaeus||
The church celebrates the memory of two apostles from the age of 70. Karp was a disciple and companion of the Holy Apostle Paul, Bishop of Beria in Thrace.
|St. George the New Martyr||
Memory of St. George. Lived in the XV-XVI centuries. He came from a noble Bulgarian family. I lost my parents at the age of 25. He was burned for his faith, for refusing to accept Mohammedanism.
|Finding of the relics of St. Macarius, Abbot of Kalyazinsky, Wonderworker||
Feast of the finding of the relics of Saint Macarius. This event took place in 1521 during the construction of the church in the Kalyazinsky monastery. The relics rest in the White Trinity Cathedral in Tver. Macarius was canonized in 1547.