Coptic Holidays for 2017

The following is a list of Coptic Feasts, Fasts and other special occasions during the year of 2017.


For more descriptions of the feasts and additional information regarding the feasts of the church, review Fr. Tadros Malaty's book Introduction to the Coptic Church which is available online.

 

7 Major Feasts
Christmas January 7, 2017
Epiphany January 19, 2017
Palm Sunday April 9, 2017
Easter April 16, 2017
Pentecost June 4, 2017
Ascension May 25, 2017
Annunciation April 7, 2017


7 Minor Feasts
Circumcision of our Lord January 14, 2017
Entrance into the Temple February 15, 2017
Entrance into Egypt June 1, 2017
Wedding of Cana January 21, 2017
Transfiguration August 19, 2017
Holy Thursday April 13, 2017
Thomas Sunday April 23, 2017


Other Special Dates
Great Lent February 20, 2017
Fast of Ninevah February 6, 2017
Good Friday April 14, 2017
Christmas Fast November 25, 2017
Apostle's Feast July 12, 2017
St Mary's Fast August 7, 2017
St Mary's Feast August 22, 2017

 

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