February 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

February 22 - Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar - February 24

All fixed commemorations below are observed on March 8 (March 7 on leap years) by Eastern Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar.[note 1]

For February 23rd, Orthodox Churches on the Old Calendar commemorate the Saints listed on February 10.


Pre-Schism Western saints

Post-Schism Orthodox saints

New martyrs and confessors

  • New Hieromartyr Paul Kushnikov, Priest (1918)[38][39]
  • New Hieromartyr Michael Edlinsky, Archpriest, of Kiev (1937)[1][note 17] (see also: November 17)
  • New Hieromartyr Alexis Nikolsky, Priest (1938)[11][13]
  • New Hieromartyr Nicholas Dimitrov, Priest (1938)[11][13]
  • New Hieromartyr Michael Razhkin, Priest (1938)[13]
  • Martyr Sergius Borodavkin (1938)[11][13]
  • New Hieromartyr Sergius (Bukashkin), Hieromonk, of Novo-Alexandrovka, Moscow (1938)[1]
  • New Hieromartyr Antipas (Kyrillov), hieromonk, of Tatarintsevo, Moscow (1938)[1]
  • New Hieromartyr Philaret (Pryakhin), Abbot, of Trubino, Tver (1942)[1]

Other commemorations

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