Coptic Fasts & Feasts: 2015

The following is a list of Coptic Feasts, Fasts and other special occasions during 2015.

Fast or Feast Date
The Holy Nativity Feast January 7 
The Circumcision Feast January 14
The Holy Epiphany January 19
Feast of the Wedding of Cana of Galilee January 21
Jonah's (Nineveh) Fast
February 2 - 4
Jonah's (Nineveh) Feast February 5
Presentation of the Lord into the Temple February 15
Holy Great Fast February 16 - April 3
The Feast of the Cross March 19
Lazarus Saturday April 4
Entry of our Lord into Jerusalem (Hosanna Sunday) April 5
Holy Pascha  April 6 - 8
Annunciation Feast (Not celebrated this year) April 7
Covenant Thursday April 9
Good Friday April 10
Glorious Feast of the Resurrection April 12
Thomas' Sunday April 19
Martyrdom of St. Mark the Evangelist May 8
The Holy Feast of Ascension May 21
The Holy Pentecost Feast
May 31
Entry of the Lord into Egypt
June 1
The Apostles' Fast
June 1 - July 11
The Apostles' Feast (Martyrdom of St. Peter & St. Paul)
July 12
St. Mary's Fast August 7 - 21
Transfiguration Feast August 19
Assumption of St. Mary's Body August 22
The Nayrouz Feast (Coptic New Year) September 12
The Feast of the Cross (Three days) September 28 - 30
The Holy Nativity Fast November 26 - January 6