Saints and Commemorations

of the Episcopal Church

 

This page lists all Saints' Days and Commemorations of the Episcopal Church alphabetically, with links to pages which give the lectionary readings and more information about each one. For a listing by date, see the Kalendar page. Items in bold are Principal Feasts or Holy Days of the Episcopal Church. Items in italics are from A Great Cloud of Witnesses; all others are from Lesser Feasts & Fasts 2018.

A
  Aelred of Rievaulx, Jan 12
  Agatha of Sicily, Feb. 5
  Gregorio Aglipay, Sept. 5
  Agnes of Rome, Jan. 21
  Aidan, Aug. 31
  Alban, June 20
  Alcuin, May 20
  Anna Ellison Butler Alexander, Sept. 24
  Alfred the Great, Oct. 26
 

All Souls / All Faithful Departed, Nov. 2

  All Saints, Nov. 1
  Richard Allen, March 26
  Roland Allen, June 8
  Alphege, April 19
  Ambrose of Milan, Dec. 7
  Ammonius, Nov. 8
  Andrew, Nov. 30
  Lancelot Andrewes, Sept. 26
  Charles Freer Andrews, Feb. 12
  Junia and Andronicus, May 15
  Angela of Foligno, Jan. 3
  The Annunciation, March 25
  Anselm, April 21
  Anskar, Feb 3
  Antony of Egypt, Jan. 17
  Priscilla & Aquila, July 8
  Thomas Aquinas, Jan. 28
  Johann Arndt & Jacob Boehme, May 11
  Athanasius, May 2
  Thomas Atkinson, Jan. 4
  Presentation of the Augsburg Confession, June 25
  Augustine of Canterbury, May 26
  Augustine of Hippo, Aug. 28
  Anne Ayers, April 8
  Gladys Aylward, Jan. 3
  Vedanayagam Samuel Azariah, Jan. 2

 

B
  Johann Sebastian Bach, July 28
  Ella Baker, Dec. 13
  Bakhita, Jan. 8
  Barnabas the Apostle, June 11
  Charles Raymond Barnes, July 26
  Kate Barrett, Feb. 23
  Bartholomew the Apostle, Aug. 24
  Basil the Elder & Emilia of Cappadocia, May 30
  Basil the Great, June 14
  Richard Baxter, Dec. 8
  Thomas Becket, Dec. 29
  Bede, the Venerable, May 25
  Harriet Bedell, Jan. 8
  Benedict of Nursia, July 11 or March 21
  Richard Meux Benson, Jan. 14
  George Berkeley, Jan. 14
  Bernard of Clairvaux, Aug. 20
  Queen Bertha,May 27
  Mary McLeod Bethune, May 18
  Birgitta of Sweden, Oct. 7
  Blandina and Her Companions (Martyrs of Lyons), June 2
  William Dwight Porter Bliss, Oct. 8
  Amelia Bloomer, Dec. 30
  Johann Arndt & Jacob Boehme, May 11
  Dietrich Bonhoeffer, April 9
  Boniface, June 5
  Katharina von Bora, Dec. 20
  John Bosco, Jan. 31
  Artemisia Bowden, Aug. 18
  Louise DeKoven Bowen, Nov. 9
  George Freeman Bragg, Jr, Aug. 3
  Mary (Molly) Brant, April 16
  Thomas Bray, Feb. 15
  James Lloyd Breck, April 2
  Charles Henry Brent, March 25
  Brigid of Kildare, Feb. 1
  Phillips Brooks, Jan. 23
  Henry Budd, Dec. 22
  Harry Thacker Burleigh, Sept. 12
  Joseph Butler, June 16
  Josephine Butler, Dec. 30

 

C
  Caesaria of Arles, Jan. 12
  John Calvin, May 28
  Harriet Starr Cannon, May 5
  William Carey, Oct. 9
  Catherine of Genoa, Sept. 15
  Denzil A. Carty, Aug. 24
  Adelaide Teague Case, June 19
  Peter & Annie Cassey, April 16
  John Cassian, July 23
  Catherine of Siena, April 29
  Cecilia of Rome, Jan. 21
  Chad, March 2
  Francis de Sales & Jane de Chantal, Dec. 12
  Philander Chase, Sept. 22
  G. K. Chesterton, June 14
  James Chisholm, Sept. 15
  Christmas Day, Dec. 25
  Rosa Judith Cisneros, Aug. 18
  Clare of Assisi, Aug. 11
  Clement of Alexandria, Dec. 5
  Clement of Rome, Nov. 23
  John Climacus, March 30
  Margaret Ward, Margaret Clitherow & Anne Line, Aug. 30
  Atilano Coco, Dec. 9
  Columba, June 9
  Constance and her Companions, Sept. 9
  The Confession of Saint Peter, Jan. 18
  The Conversion of Saint Paul, Jan. 25
  Anna Julia Haywood Cooper, Feb. 28
  Emily Cooper, April 17
  Nicholas Copernicus, May 23
  Cornelius the Centurion, Feb. 4
  Miles Coverdale, Oct. 6
  Prudence Crandall, Sept. 3
  Thomas Cranmer, March 21
  Fanny Crosby, Feb. 11
  Samuel Ajayi Crowther, Dec. 31
 

Elisabeth Cruciger, May 2

  Alexander Crummel, Sept. 10
  Paul Cuffee, March 4
  Cuthbert, March 20
  [Timothy Cutler], Aug. 17
  Cyril and Methodius, Feb. 14
  Cyril of Jerusalem, March 18
  Cyprian of Carthage, Sept. 14

 

D
  Damien & Marianne Cope, April 15
  Jonathan Myrick Daniels, Aug. 14
  David, March 1
  Dorothy Day, Nov. 29
  James De Koven, March 22
  Henry Beard Delany & Edward Thomas Demby, April 14
  Dominic, Aug. 8
  John Donne, March 31
  [The Dorchester Chaplains], Feb. 3
  Frederick Douglass, Feb. 20
  Katherine Drexel, March 3
  William Porcher DuBose, Aug. 18
  Dunstan, May 19

 

E
  Edmund of East Anglia, Nov. 20
  John Eliot, May 21
  Elizabeth of Hungary, Nov. 17
  Elizabeth of the Trinity, Nov. 8
  Richard Theodore Ely, Oct. 8
  Julia Chester Emery, Jan. 9
  Kamehameha and Emma, Nov. 28
  Enmegahbowh, June 12
  Ephrem of Nisibis, June 10
  The Epiphany, Jan. 6
  King Ethelbert, May 27
  Euphrosyne / Smaragdus of Alexandria, Sept. 25
  Paula & Eustochium, Sept. 28

 

F
  Fabian, Jan. 20
  Fabiola of Rome, Dec. 27
  Febronia, June 25
  Perpetua and Felicity, March 7
  Samuel Ferguson, Aug. 2
  Nicholas Ferrar, Dec. 2
  Charles de Foucould, Dec. 1
  Francis of Assisi, Oct. 4
  Francis Xavier, Dec. 3
  Elizabeth Fry, Oct. 12

 

G
  Thomas Gallaudet, Aug. 27
  George, April 23
  Gertrude of Nivelle, March 17
  Mechtilde of Hackeborn & Gertrude the Great, Nov. 19
  Charles Chapman Grafton, Aug. 30
  Gregory the Great, of Rome, March 12
  Gregory of Nazianzus, Jan. 2
  Gregory of Nyssa, March 9
  Gregory the Illuminator, March 23
  Wilfred Grenfell, Oct. 9
  Charles Gore, Jan. 14
  Argula von Grumbach, July 14
  William Alexander Guerry, June 9
  Jeanne Guyon, June 9

 

H
  Hadewijch of Brabant, April 22
  Sarah Hale, April 30
  Dag Hammarskjöld, Sept. 18
  James Hannington & His Companions, Oct. 29
  Isabel Florence Hapgood, June 26
  William Hobart Hare, May 17
  Helena of Constantinople, May 22
  George Herbert, Feb. 27
  Herman of Alaska, Nov. 15
  Zenaida, Philonella & Hermione, April 14
  Hilary, Jan. 13
  Hilda of Whitby, Nov. 18
  Hildegard of Bingen, Sept. 17
  Cornelius Hill, June 27
  Walter Hilton, Jan. 19
  John Hines, July 19
  John Henry Hobart, Sept. 12
  Holy Cross Day, Sept. 14
  Holy Innocents, Dec. 28
  The Holy Name of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Jan. 1
  James Theodore Holly, March 13
  Richard Hooker, Nov. 3
  Hugh of Lincoln, Nov. 17
  Robert Hunt, April 26
  James Otis Sargent Huntington, Nov. 25
  William Reed Huntington, July 27
  Jan Hus, July 6
  Anne Hutchinson, Feb. 5

 

I
  Ignatius of Antioch, Oct. 17
  Ignatius of Loyola, July 31
  Independence Day, July 4
  Innocent of Alaska, March 30
  Irenaeus, June 28
  Isaac of Nineveh, Jan. 28
  Isidora of Tabenna, May 10

 

J
  James the Apostle, July 25
  Philip and James, May 1
  James of Jerusalem, Oct. 23
  Jeanne d'Arc (Joan of Arc), May 30
  Jerome, Sept. 30
  Joanna, Mary & Salome, Aug, 3
  John, Apostle and Evangelist, Dec. 27
  Beheading of St. John the Baptist, Aug. 29
  Nativity of St. John the Baptist, June 24
  John Chrysostom, Jan. 27
  John of Damascus, Dec. 4
  John XXIII, June 4
  Esther John (Qamar Zia), Feb. 2
  James Weldon Johnson, June 25
  Samuel Johnson, Dec. 13
  Absalom Jones, Feb. 13
  Paul Jones, Sept. 4
  Joseph, March 19
  Joseph of Arimathea, Aug. 1
  Juan de la Cruz, Dec. 14
  Simon and Jude, Oct. 28
  Dame Julian of Norwich, May 8
  Juliana of Lazarevo, Jan. 2
  Junia and Andronicus, May 15
  Justin, June 1

 

K
  Toyohiko Kagawa, April 23
  Kamehameha and Emma, Nov. 28
  Hiram Hisanori Kano, Oct. 24
  Kassiani, Sept. 7
  John Keble, March 29
  Marjery Kempe, Jan. 19
  Jackson Kemper, May 24
  Thomas Ken, March 19
  Johannes Kepler, May 23
  Martin Luther King, Jr., April 4
  Søren Kierkegaard, Sept. 8
  Satoko Kitahara, Jan. 23
  Ini Kopuria, June 6

 

L
  Bartholomé de Las Casas, July 18
  Hugh Latimer, Oct. 16
  William Laud, Jan. 10
  William Law, April 10
  Lawrence of Rome, Aug. 10
  Leo the Great, Nov. 10
  C. S. Lewis, Nov. 22
  Florence Li Tim-Oi, Jan. 24
  Eric Liddell, Feb. 22
  Lili'uokalani of Hawaii, Nov. 11
  Agnes Tsao Kou Ying, Agatha Lin Zhao & Lucy Yi Zhenmei, Feb. 19
  Margaret Ward, Margaret Clitherow & Anne Line, Aug. 30
  Louis, King of France, Aug. 25
  Lucy of Syracuse, Dec. 13
  Luke, Oct. 18
  Martin Luther, Feb. 18
  Albert. M. J. Luthuli, July 21
  Janani Luwum,  Feb 17
  Lydia of Thyatira, May 21

 

M
  Macrina, July 19
  Marcella of Rome, Jan. 31
  Margaret of Cortona, Feb. 22
  Margaret of Scotland, Nov. 16
  Mariana de Jesús de Paredes, May 26
  Damien & Marianne Cope, April 15
  Marie of the Incarnation, April 30
  Vincent de Paul & Louise de Marillac, March 15
  Marina the Monk, June 17
  Mark the Evangelist, April 25
  Thurgood Marshall, May 17
  Narcisa de Jesús Martillo Moran, Dec. 8
  Martin of Tours, Nov. 11
  Henry Martyn, Oct. 19
  The Martyrs of Japan, Feb. 6
  The Martyrs of Lyons, June 2
  Martyrs of New Guinea, Sept. 2
  Martyrs of the Reformation Era, May 4
  Martyrs of Sudan & South Sudan, May 16
  The Martyrs of Uganda, June 3
  Mary of Egypt, April 3
  Joanna, Mary & Salome, Aug, 3
  Mary the Virgin, Aug. 15
  Nativity of the Blessed Vigin Mary, Sept. 8
  Mary Magdalene, July 22
  Mary and Martha of Bethany, July 29
  Mary of Qidun, Oct. 29
  Manche Masemola, Feb. 4
  Matthew, Sept. 21
  Eva Lee Matthews, July 6
  Matthias, Feb. 24
  Frederick Denison Maurice, April 1
  Maurus & Placidus, Jan. 15
  Mechthild of Magdeburg, May 28
  Mechtilde of Hackeborn & Gertrude the Great, Nov. 19
  Melania the Elder, June 8
  Thomas Merton, Dec. 10
  Cyril and Methodius, Feb. 14
  Michael and All Angels, Sept. 29
  Bernard Mizeki, June 18
  Monica, Aug. 27
  Hariett Monsell, March 26
  Hannah More, Sept. 6
  Emily Malbone Morgan, Feb. 27
  Moses the Black, July 2
  John Raleigh Mott, Oct. 3
  Henry Muhlenberg, Oct. 7
  William Augustus Muhlenberg, April 8
  Pauli Murray, July 1

 

N
  Elie Naud, Sept. 7
  John Mason Neale, Aug. 7
  John Henry Newman, Aug. 11
  Nicholas of Myra, Dec. 6
  Florence Nightingale, Aug. 12
  Ninian, Sept. 16
  Nino of Georgia, Dec. 15

 

O
  David Pendleton Oakerhater, Aug. 31
  Samson Occum, July 14
  Olympias, Dec. 17

 

P
  Pachomius of Tabenissi, May 15
  Gregory Palamas, Nov. 14
  The Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary, July 26
  William Passavant, Jan. 3
  Patrick, March 18
  John Coleridge Patteson & His Companions, Sept. 20
  Vincent de Paul & Louise de Marillac, March 15
  Paula & Eustochium, Sept. 28
  Frances Perkins, May 13
  Peter and Paul, June 29
  Perpetua and Felicity, March 7
  Philip and James, May 1
  Philip, Deacon, Oct. 11
  Zenaida, Philonella & Hermione, April 14
  Phoebe, Sept. 3
  Photini, Feb. 26
  Pioneers of the Episcopal Anglican Church of Brazil, June 7
  Maurus & Placidus, Jan. 15
  Polycarp, Feb. 23
  Martin de Porres, Nov. 3
  The Presentation of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Feb. 2
  Priscilla & Aquila, July 8
  Edward Bouverie Pusey, Sept. 18

 

Q
  Charles Quintard, Feb. 16

 

R
  Pandita Mary Ramabai, April 5
  Remigius, Oct. 1
  Richard of Chichester, April 3
  Nicholas Ridley, Oct. 16
  John Roberts, Feb. 25
  Richard Rolle, Jan. 19
  Oscar Romero, March 24
  Rose of Lima, Aug. 24
  Christina Rosetti, April 27
  Andrei Rublev, Jan. 29
  James Solomon Russell, March 28

 

S
  Maria Gabriella Sagheddu, April 23
  Francis de Sales & Jane de Chantal, Dec. 12
  Joanna, Mary & Salome, Aug, 3
  Samthann, Dec. 19
  Sarah, Theodora & Syncletica of Egypt, Jan. 5
  Paul Shinji Sasaki, Oct. 31
  Dorothy Sayers, Dec. 17
  Samuel Isaac Joseph Schereschewsky, Oct. 14
  Scholastica, Feb. 10
  Hans & Sophie Scholl, Feb. 22
  Albert Schweitzer, Sept. 4
  Vida Dutton Scudder, Oct. 10
  Consecration of Samuel Seabury, Nov. 14
  George Augustus Selwyn, April 11
  Seraphim of Serov, Jan. 2
  Sergius, Sept. 25
  Elizabeth Ann Seton, Jan. 4
  Samuel Shoemaker, Jan. 31
  Charles Simeon, Nov. 12
  Simon and Jude, Oct. 28
  William West Skiles, Dec. 8
  Maria Skobtsoba, July 20
  Mary Slessor, Jan. 11
  Amanda Berry Smith, Feb 24
  Sojourner Truth, Nov. 26
  Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Oct. 26
  Edith Stein, Aug. 9
  Stephen, Dec. 26
  Henrietta Stockdale, Oct. 6
  Harriet Beecher Stowe, July 1
  Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, March 8
  Henry Winter Syle, Aug. 27
  Symeon the New Theologian, March 12
  Sarah, Theodora & Syncletica of Egypt, Jan. 5

 

T
  Tabitha (Dorcas) of Joppa, Oct. 25
  Jeremy Taylor, Aug. 13
  Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, April 10
  Kateri Tekakwitha, April 17
  William Temple, Nov. 6
  Teresa of the Andes, April 12
  Teresa of Avila, Oct. 15
  Thais of Alexandria, Oct. 8
  Thecla of Iconium, Sept. 23
  Theodora, Feb. 11
  Sarah, Theodora & Syncletica of Egypt, Jan. 5
  Theodore of Tarsus, Sept. 19
  Therese of Lisieux, Oct. 1
  Thomas the Apostle, Dec. 21
  Thomas a Kempis, July 24
  Tikhon, April 7
  Timothy and Titus, Jan. 26
  Toribio de Mogrovejo, March 23
  Thomas Traherne, Sept. 27
  The Transfiguration, Aug. 6
  Philip Lendel Tsen, Oct. 31
  Agnes Tsao Kou Ying, Agatha Lin Zhao & Lucy Yi Zhenmei, Feb. 19
  Harriet Ross Tubman, March 10
  William Tyndale, Oct. 6

 

U
  Evelyn Underhill, June 15

 

V
  Vincent of Saragossa, Jan. 22
  The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, May 31

 

W
  Margaret Ward, Margaret Clitherow & Anne Line, Aug. 30
  Isaac Watts, Nov. 26
  Conrad Weiser, July 13
  John and Charles Wesley, March 3
  William White, July 17
  William Wilberforce, July 30
  Channing Moore Williams, Oct. 14
  Roger Williams, Feb. 5
  Willibrord, Nov. 7
  Catherine Winkworth, July 1
  Elizabeth Evelyn Wright, Dec. 14
  Daniel Wu, April 6
  Wulfstan, Jan. 19
  John Wycliffe, Oct. 30

 

Y
  Agnes Tsao Kou Ying, Agatha Lin Zhao & Lucy Yi Zhenmei, Feb. 19
  Ruth Elaine Younger, Dec. 22

 

Z
  Katharina Zell, Sept. 5
  Zenaida, Philonella & Hermione, April 14
  Count Nicolaus von Zinzendorf, May 10
  Zita of Tuscany, April 27

 

Web author: Charles Wohlers
Last Uptade: 7 Aug. 2018
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