Coptic Orthodox Church Calendar for 2021

Coptic Fasts & Feasts 2021 A.D. / 1736–1737 A.M.

7 January

The Holy Nativity Feast

14 January

The Circumcision Feast

19 January

The Holy Epiphany

21 January

Feast of the Wedding of Cana of Galilee

14-16 February


15 February

Presentation of the Lord into the Temple

17 February

Jonah’s (Nineveh) Feast

28 February – 15 April

Holi Great Fast

19 March

The Feast of the Cross

7 April

Annunciation Feast

16 April

Lazarus Saturday

17 April

Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem (Hosanna Sunday)

18-20 April

Holy Pascha

21 April

Covenant Thursday

22 April

Good Friday

24 April

Glorious Feast of the Ressurection

1 May

Thomus’ sunday

8 May

Martyrdom of St. Mark the Evangelist

1 June

Entry of the Lord into Egypt


The Holy Feast of Ascension

12 June

The Holy Pentecost Feast

13 June- 11 July

The Apostles’ Fast

12 July

The Apostles’ Feast (Martyrdom of St. Peter & St. Paul)

7–21 August

St. Mary’s Fast

19 August

Transfiguration Feast

22 August

Assumption of St. Mary’s Body

11 September

The Nayrouz Feast (Coptic New Year)

27–29 September

The Feast of the Cross (Three days)

25 November – 6 January

The Holy Nativity Feast
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