On October 23, 4 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 23 October 2023
Martyr Evlampy and Martyr Evlampia
Commemoration of Saint Evlampius and his sister, who lived in Nicomedia at the beginning of the fourth century. They were martyred for their faith in Christ under the Emperor Maximian.
|St. Ambrose of Optina||
The church honors the memory of St. Ambrose, elder of the Optina Desert (birth name-Alexander Grenkov). Suffered a serious illness. Engaged in publishing activities. He is the founder of the women's monastery in Shamordin.
|Cathedral of the Volyn Saints||
Holiday in honor of the return of the Pochaev Lavra from the Union to Orthodoxy in 1831. On this day, the cathedral celebration of the saints of the Orthodox Church in Volhynia is established.
|Venerable Martyrs of Zograf||
In memory of Abbot Thomas of the Zograf Monastery and 25 other people who suffered from the raids of Latin troops during the resistance of the Athonite monks to the false Union of Lyons.