2012 Calender

Syriac Orthodox Church Liturgical Calender 2013

2013 January 2013

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Circumcision of our Lord; New Year
St. John 15:8-19
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3
4
5
6
Epiphany
St. Luke 3:15-22
7
Beheading of John the Baptist
St. Matthew 14:1-12
8
St. Stephanos, chief among the deacons and first of the martyrs
St. Matthew 23:34-39
9
10
11
12
13
St. Matthew 4:12-22
14
15
Intercession of Virgin Mary for Seeds
16
17
18
Mor Shmuel, Mor Shem`un, Monks of Qartmin Dayro and Mor Anthonius
19
20
St. John 1:43-51
21
22
23
St. Matthew 12:38-50
24
Thursday of the Fast of Nineveh
St. Luke 12:54-13:9
25
26
27
Departed priests
St. Matthew 24:42-51
28
29
30
31


Church Festivals

1Circumcision of our Lord; New Year; Baselius of Caesarea (c. 329-379), Gregory of Nyssa (c. 330-395), all holy fathers and teachers.
6Epiphany.
7Beheading of John the Baptist.
8St. Stephanos, chief among the deacons and first of the martyrs.
12Mor Theophilos Thomas, Udayagiri (1992).
131st Sunday after Epiphany.
15Intercession of Virgin Mary for Seeds; Mor Ahathulla, Koonan Kurishu Sathyam at Mattanchery (1653).
17Mor Philexinos Samuel, Meenangadi (1985).
18Mor Shmuel, Mor Shem`un, Monks of Qartmin Dayro and Mor Anthonius; Mor Dionysius Mikhael, Panampady (1956).
202nd Sunday after Epiphany.
21Fast of Nineveh begins.
22Tuesday of the Fast of Nineveh.
23Wednesday of the Fast of Nineveh.
24Thursday of the Fast of Nineveh; Mor Yulius Ya`qub, Manjinikkara (1992).
26Mor Athanasius Paulose Pynadathu, Thrikkunathu Seminary, Alwaye (1953).
27Departed priests.

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2013 February 2013

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2
Presentation at the Temple, Mor Shem`un (cf. St. Luke 2:25)
St. Luke 2:36-40
3
All Departed
St. Luke 12:32-49
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Sunday of the feast of Cana
St. John 2:1-11
11
12
13
14
15
16
Mor Ephrem the Syrian (c. 306-373), Mor Theodoros
St. John 4:46-54
17
Sunday of the leper
St. Luke 5:12-16, 4:40-41
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19
20
21
22
23
24
Sunday of the Paralytic
St. Mark 2:1-12
25
26
27
28


Church Festivals

2Presentation at the Temple, Mor Shem`un (cf. St. Luke 2:25).
3All Departed; Mor Barsawmo (c. 457), the chief among mourners.
8Mor Severios, Patriarch of Antioch (c. 460-538).
10Sunday of the feast of Cana; Mor Timotheos Ya`qub, Thrikkothamangalam.
13Feast of St. Ignatius Elias III, Manjanikkara (1932).
16Mor Ephrem the Syrian (c. 306-373), Mor Theodoros.
17Sunday of the leper.
19Mor Yulius Elias Qoro, Manjanikkara (1962).
22St. Peter establishes the church at Antioch (AD 37); Mor Gregorius Gewargis Parapallil, Perumpilly (1999).
24Sunday of the Paralytic; Apostle Matthew, the Evangelist.

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2013 March 2013

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2
3
Sunday of the Canaanite woman
St. Matthew 15:12-31
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5
6
Mid-Lent, Holy Cross, King Abgar
St. John 7:14-15, 3:13-21
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8
9
Forty Martyrs of Sebastia
St. Mark 8:34-38
10
Sunday of the hunch-back woman
St. Luke 13:10-17
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12
13
14
15
16
17
Sunday of the healing of the blind man
St. John 9:1-41
18
19
20
21
22
Fortieth Friday
St. Matthew 4:1-11
23
Saturday of La`azar of Bethania
St. John 11:28-46
24
Palm Sunday
St. John 12:12-19
25
Annunciation to Virgin Mary
St. Luke 1:26-38
26
27
28
Passover
St. Luke 22:14-30
29
Veneration of the Cross, Friday of the Week of Passion
30
Saturday of Good Tidings
St. Matthew 27:57-61
31
Resurrection
St. Mark 16:1-8






Church Festivals

3Sunday of the Canaanite woman.
6Mid-Lent, Holy Cross, King Abgar.
9Forty Martyrs of Sebastia.
10Sunday of the hunch-back woman.
17Sunday of the healing of the blind man.
19Mor Ostatheos Sleebo, Kunnamkulam (1930).
21Mor Koorilose Kuriakose, Adoor (1995).
22Fortieth Friday; Mor Yulius Gheevarghese, Pampakkuda.
23Saturday of La`azar of Bethania.
24Palm Sunday.
25Annunciation to Virgin Mary.
28Passover.
29Veneration of the Cross, Friday of the Week of Passion.
30Saturday of Good Tidings.
31Resurrection.

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2013 April 2013

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2
3
4
5
Confessors
St. Mark 9:9-15
6
7
St. John 20:19-31
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9
10
11
12
13
14
St. John 21:1-14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
St. John 4:31-38
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24
25
26
27
28
St. John 6:47-58
29
30




Church Festivals

5Confessors.
7New Sunday.
141st Sunday after New Sunday.
16Mor Athanasius Y. Samuel, First Archbishop of USA and Canada, Holland (1995)..
18Mor Chrysostom Moshe Salam, First Archbishop of South America (1996).
212nd Sunday after New Sunday; Patriarch Mor Ignatius Peter IV of Antioch (1894).
23St. George the Martyr.
25St. Mark the Evangelist.
27Mor Gregorius of Jerusalem, North Parur (1671).
283rd Sunday after New Sunday.

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2013 May 2013

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2
3
4
5
St. Mark 9:51-62
6
7
8
9
Ascension
St. Mark 16:14-20
10
11
12
St. John 6:35-46
13
14
15
Intercession of Virgin Mary for the crops
16
17
18
19
Pentecost
St. John 15: 1-14
20
21
22
23
24
St. Luke 22:24-30
25
26
St. John 6:26-35
27
28
29
30
31

Church Festivals

1Mor Ya`qub, son of Zebedee, the disciple.
54th Sunday after New Sunday.
8Apostle John, the Evangelist.
9Ascension.
10St. Simon, the Disciple.
12Sunday before Pentecost.
15Intercession of Virgin Mary for the crops.
19Pentecost.
20Four Evangelists, Fathers of the three Holy Synods; Mor Aharon, chief among the mourners.
24Golden Friday.
261st Sunday after Pentecost.

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2013 June 2013

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2
St. Matthew 10:34-11:1
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
St. John 6:35-46
10
11
12
13
14
15
First church founded in the name of the Mother of God
16
St. Matthew 14:14-23
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18
19
20
21
22
23
St. Luke 9:10-17
24
25
26
Fast of the Apostles
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28
29
Apostles Peter and Paul (AD 67); Fast of the Apostles ends
St. Matthew 20:1-16
30
St. Luke 6:12-23
St. Matthew 15:32-39






Church Festivals

22nd Sunday after Pentecost.
93rd Sunday after Pentecost.
11St. Bartholomew, the disciple.
15First church founded in the name of the Mother of God.
164th Sunday after Pentecost.
19Apostle Mor Ya`qub, First bishop of Jerusalem and martyr.
235th Sunday after Pentecost; Patriarch Mor Ignatius Ephrem I, Homs (1957).
24Birth of St. John the Baptist.
25Patriarch Mor Ignatius Ya`qub III, Damascus (1980).
26Fast of the Apostles.
29Apostles Peter and Paul (AD 67); Fast of the Apostles ends.
30Twelve Apostles; 6th Sunday after Pentecost.

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2013 July 2013

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2
3
Apostle Thomas, remains transferred to Edessa (AD 394)
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5
6
7
St. Mark 3:20-30
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9
10
11
12
13
14
St. Mark 8:1-10
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
St. Luke 14:7-11
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24
25
26
27
28
St. Matthew 18:1-14
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30
31



Church Festivals

3Apostle Thomas, remains transferred to Edessa (AD 394).
5Seventy-two disciples.
77th Sunday after Pentecost.
11Mor Dionysius Joseph Pulikkottil, Kottayam Old Seminary (1909); Mor Severius, Kottayam Valiya Pally.
148th Sunday after Pentecost.
15Mor Quryaqos and his mother Mort Yuliti, martyrs; Mor Abahay of Nicea (AD 455).
20Prophet Eliyo.
219th Sunday after Pentecost.
22St. Mary Magdalene.
27Mor Shem`un the Stylite (c. 390-459).
2810th Sunday after Pentecost; Mor Ostatheos Thomas, Thiruvankulam (2000).
30Maphryono Mor Gregorius Bar `Ebroyo (1286).

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2013 August 2013

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2
3
4
St. Mark 6:7-13
5
6
Transfiguration, Feast of the booths
St. Luke 9:27-36
7
8
9
10
Fast of Assumption begins
11
St. Matthew 21:28-32
12
13
14
15
Assumption, Intercession of Mother of God for the vines
St. Luke 10:38-42; St. John 19:25-27
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17
18
St. Mark 10:35-45
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20
21
22
23
24
25
St. Luke 11:9-20
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27
28
29
30
31

Church Festivals

1Mort Shmuni, her seven sons and their teacher, Eleazar.
3Mor Ivanius Hidayatullah, Mulanthuruthy (1694).
411th Sunday after Pentecost.
6Transfiguration, Feast of the booths.
10Fast of Assumption begins.
111st Sunday after Transfiguration.
12Mor Ozazoel, martyr.
15Assumption, Intercession of Mother of God for the vines.
181st Sunday after Assumption.
19Mor Laby, the disciple.
24St. Mathias, the Apostle.
252nd Sunday after Assumption.
29Beheading of St. John the Baptist.

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2013 September 2013

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St. Matthew 17:22-27
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3
4
5
6
7
8
Birth of Virgin Mary
St. Mark 6:1-6
9
10
11
12
13
14
Holy Cross
St. Luke 21:5-28
15
St. Mark 13:30-37
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17
18
19
20
21
22
St. Matthew 16:5-12
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
St. Mark 2:23-28
30





Church Festivals

13rd Sunday after Assumption; Catholicos H. B. Baselius Paulose II, Malekurishu (1996).
2Mor Koorilos Yuyakim, Reesh Episcopa of Malankara, Mulanthuruthy (1874).
8Birth of Virgin Mary; 4th Sunday after Assumption.
9Yuyakim and Hannah, parents of Virgin Mary.
14Holy Cross; Patriarchal day, Consecration of Patriarch H.H. Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas.
151st Sunday after Sleebo.
222nd Sunday after Sleebo.
24Mor Dimet.
28Mor Clemis Abraham Vayala, Knanaya Chief Metropolitan of the East (2002).
293rd Sunday after Sleebo.

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2013 October 2013

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2
3
4
5
6
St. Luke 16:13-18
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8
9
10
11
12
13
St. Matthew 23:1-12
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
St. Luke 18:18-27
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23
24
25
26
27
St. Matthew 5:21-26
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30
31


Church Festivals

1Mor Aday, the disciple, Mor Abahay, the martyr and Mor Malke.
2St. Baselius Yaldo, Kothamangalam (1685).
64th Sunday after Sleebo.
7Mor Sarghis and Mor Bakhos, martyrs.
135th Sunday after Sleebo.
15Mor Ossyo the hermit.
18St. Luke the Evangelist.
206th Sunday after Sleebo.
22Mor Baselius Shakralla, Kandanad (1764).
23Mor Ya`qub, son of Alphaeus.
277th Sunday after Sleebo.
29Mor Yulius Yeshu‘ Çiçek, First Archbishop of Europe, Mor Ephrem Monastery, Netherlands (2005).

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2013 November 2013

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2
3
Consecration of the Church
St. Mark 8:27-33
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5
6
7
8
9
10
Renewal of the Church
St. Luke 19:47-20:8
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12
13
14
15
16
17
Annunciation to Zachariah
St. Luke 11:45-51
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19
20
21
Entrance of Virgin Mary into the Temple
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23
24
Annunciation to Mary
St. Luke 1:26-38
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26
27
28
29
30

Church Festivals

1All Saints and Martyrs.
2St. Gregorius Gewargis of Parumala (1902).
3Consecration of the Church; Mor Athanasius Poulose Kadavil, First bishop of Kottayam, Thrikkunnathu Seminary (1907).
6Mor Gregorius Gewargis Vayaliparambil, Thrikkunathu Seminary, Alwaye (1966).
10Renewal of the Church.
13John Chrysostom 'Gold-Mouthed', Patriarch of Constantinople (c. 347-407).
14St. Philip, the disciple.
17Annunciation to Zachariah.
21Entrance of Virgin Mary into the Temple.
24Annunciation to Mary; Mor Clemis (Clement of Rome, c. 30-100).
28Mor Ya`qub Burd`ono (c. 500-578); Mor Dionysius Bar Salibi (d. 1171).
29Mor Ya`qub of Sarugh (c. 451-521).
30St. Andrew, the disciple.

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2013 December 2013

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Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth
St. Luke 1:39-56
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3
4
5
6
7
8
Birth of John the Baptist
St. Luke 1:57-80
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10
11
12
13
14
15
Annunciation to Joseph
St. Matthew 1:18-25
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
Sunday before Christmas
St. Matthew 1:1-17
23
24
25
Christmas
St. Matthew 2:1-12
26
Lullabies, Glorification of the Mother of God
St. Luke 8:16-21
27
Slaughter of the Holy Infants
St. Matthew 2:13-23
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29
St. Luke 2:40-52
30
31




Church Festivals

1Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth.
2Mor Shabor and Mor Aphroth, Akapparampu.
4Mort Barbara and Mort Yuliana, martyrs.
6St. Nicholos (Mor Sokhe), Epsicopus of Moora.
8Birth of John the Baptist.
10Mor Philoxenos of Mabbug (c. 450-523); Mor Behnam and his sister Mort Sarah, martyrs.
15Annunciation to Joseph; Beginning of Advent.
18St. Thomas wounded by the spear.
20Mor Ignatios Nuhrono of Antioch (c. 35-107).
21Martyrdom of St. Thomas.
22Sunday before Christmas.
25Christmas.
26Lullabies, Glorification of the Mother of God.
27Slaughter of the Holy Infants.
291st Sunday after Christmas.

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