On September 22, 5 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 22 September 2023
|The celebration of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos||
is a continuation of the feast of the birth of the Virgin Mary. On this day, divine services are held in churches, prayers are read.
|Akim and Anna
The Righteous Fathers of Joachim and Anna
Celebration of the memory of the parents of the Most Holy Theotokos-Mary. The news of the birth of their daughter, who will be blessed by the whole human race, was brought to them by the Archangel Gabriel.
|Martyr Severian of Sebaste||
Day of the Holy Martyr Severian, who suffered in the IV century in Sebastia during the persecution of Christians by the emperor Licinius.
|St. Joseph, Abbot of Volotsk (Volokolamsk), Wonderworker||
It is considered the day of memory of St. Joseph (in the world-John Sanin). Founder of the Volokamsky monastery. Church writer, author of the book "Enlightener" and several epistles. Canonized in 1579, he is considered the patron saint of Orthodox entrepreneurship and management.
|Finding and transfer of the relics of St. Theodosius, Archbishop of Chernihiv||
A holiday in honor of the opening and transfer of the holy relics of Theodosius of Chernigov. This event took place in 1896.