On June 24, 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 24 June 2023
1 day of the holiday
It's a solid week. A week after the celebration of the Holy Trinity. Preparation for Peter's Fast.
|The Apostles Bartholomew (Nathanael) and Barnabas (Joseph)||
The church honors two holy apostles. Bartholomew is one of the 12 apostles of Jesus Christ. He preached the Gospel in Syria and Asia Minor. Barnabas (Joseph)- one of the 70 disciples of the Lord, a preacher of Christ in Cyprus, in Rome.
|St. Barnabas of Vetluzh||
Day of St. Barnabas, who spent 28 years laboring on the banks of the Vetluga River on Krasnaya Gora.
|Transfer of the relics of St. Ephraim of Novotorzh, Archimandrite||
It is dedicated to the transfer of the holy relics of the founder of the Borisoglebsky monastery in Torzhok - Efrem. This event took place in 1572. The holiday was established in the 1580s.
|Icons of the Mother of God: "It is worthy to eat" (Miluyuschaya)||
Feast of the wonderworking icon of the Mother of God "It is worthy to eat". The image is located in the Kareysky Monastery on Mount Athos. The date of the icon's appearance is approximately 980, and the date of its glorification is 1864.