February 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

February 11 - Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar - February 13

All fixed commemorations below are observed on February 25 by Eastern Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar.[note 1]

For February 12th, Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar commemorate the Saints listed on January 30.


Pre-Schism Western saints

Post-Schism Orthodox saints

  • Saint Prochorus of Georgia, builder of Holy Cross Monastery near Jerusalem (1066)[4][17][18]
  • Venebrable hieromartyr John the Sinaite (1091)[19]
  • New Monk-martyrs Luke (Mukhaidze) (1277) and Nicholas (Dvali) (1314), of Jerusalem, and the holy fathers of the Georgian monasteries in Jerusalem[4][20][21]
  • Saint Alexius, Metropolitan and Wonderworker of all Russia (1378)[4][22][23]
  • Saint Bassian, founder and Abbot of Ryabovsky Forest Monastery in Uglich (1509)[4][24][25]
  • New Martyr Christos the Gardener, at Constantinople (1748)[1][4][26][27]
  • Saint Meletius, Archbishop of Kharkov (1840)[4][28]
  • Venerable Meletios of Ypseni (Meletios of Lardos), founder of the Monastery of Panagia Ypseni, Rhodes, in 1855 (19th century)[29][30]

New martyrs and confessors

  • New Hieromartyr Alexius (Buy), Bishop of Voronezh (1930)[31][32][33]
  • New Martyr Mitrophan, Archpriest (1931)[31][33][34]

Other commemorations

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