On October 9, 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 9 October 2023
|Ivan the Theologian
Repose of the Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian
Veneration of one of the chosen disciples of Jesus Christ - John the Theologian (Zebedee). Author of the Book of Revelation, the Gospel of John, and the Three Epistles.
|St. Tikhon (Belavin), Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia||
Honoring the memory of Patriarch Tikhon (birth name - Vasily Ivanovich Bellavin). He was canonized as a saint on October 9, 1989.
|St. Ephraim of Perekom, Abbot and Wonderworker of Novgorod||
Celebration of the memory of Abbot Efrem (baptismal name - Eustathius) originally from Kashin, Tver province. Founder of the Church of the Epiphany at the mouth of the Verenda River.