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Holy Women, Holy Men Sections

Saint Andrew the Apostle - November 30
Nicholas Ferrar - December 1
[Charles de Foucauld] - December 1
Channing Moore Williams - December 2
[Francis Xavier] - December 3
John of Damascus - December 4
Clement of Alexandria - December 5
Nicholas - December 6
Ambrose of Milan - December 7
[Richard Baxter] - December 8
[Karl Barth] - December 10
[Thomas Merton] - December 10
[Lucy (Lucia)] - December 13
[Juan de la Cruz (John of the Cross)] - December 14
[John Horden] - December 15
[Robert McDonald] - December 15
[Ralph Adams Cram, Richard Upjohn and John LaFarge] - December 16
[William Lloyd Garrison and Maria Stewart] - December 17
[Lillian Trasher] - December 19
Saint Thomas the Apostle - December 21
[Henry Budd] - December 22
[Charlotte Diggs (Lottie) Moon] - December 22
The Nativity of Our Lord - December 25
Saint Stephen, Deacon and Martyr - December 26
Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist - December 27
The Holy Innocents - December 28
Thomas Becket - December 29
Francis Joseph Gaudet - December 30
[Samuel Ajayi Crowther] - December 31
The Holy Name of Our Lord - January 1
[Vedanayagam Samuel Azariah] - January 2
[William Passavant] - January 3
[Elizabeth Seton] - January 4
The Epiphany of Our Lord - January 6
Harriet Bedell - January 8
Julia Chester Emery - January 9
William Laud - January 10
Aelred - January 12
Hilary - January 13
[Richard Meux Benson and Charles Gore] - January 16
Antony - January 17
Confession of Saint Peter the Apostle - January 18
Wulfstan - January 19
Fabian - January 20
Agnes - January 21
Vincent - January 22
Phillips Brooks - January 23
Florence Li Tim-Oi - January 24
Conversion of Saint Paul the Apostle - January 25
Timothy, Titus, [and Silas] - January 26
[Lydia, Dorcas, and Phoebe] - January 27
Thomas Aquinas - January 28
[Andrei Rublev] - January 29
[Juan Bosco (John Bosco)] - January 31
[Samuel Shoemaker] - January 31
Brigid - February 1
The Presentation of Our Lord - February 2
[The Dorchester Chaplains: Lieutenant George Fox, Lieutenant Alexander D. Goode, Lieutenant Clark V. Poling, Lieutenant John P. Washington] - February 3
Anskar - February 4
[Roger Williams and Anne Hutchinson] - February 5
The Martyrs of Japan - February 6
Cornelius the Centurion - February 7
[Frances Jane (Fanny) Van Alstyne Crosby] - February 11
[Charles Freer Andrews] - February 12
Absalom Jones - February 13
Cyril and Methodius - February 14
Thomas Bray - February 15
[Charles Todd Quintard] - February 16
Janani Luwum - February 17
Martin Luther - February 18
[Frederick Douglass] - February 20
[John Henry Newman] - February 21
[Eric Liddell] - February 22
Polycarp - February 23
Saint Matthias the Apostle - February 24
[John Roberts] - February 25
[Emily Malbone Morgan] - February 26
George Herbert - February 27
[Anna Julia Haywood Cooper and Elizabeth Evelyn Wright] - February 28
[John Cassian] - February 29
David - March 1
Chad - March 2
John and Charles Wesley - March 3
[Paul Cuffee] - March 4
[William W. Mayo, Charles F. Menninger, and Their Sons] - March 6
Perpetua and her Companions - March 7
[Geoffrey Anketell Studdert Kennedy] - March 8
Gregory of Nyssa - March 9
Gregory the Great - March 12
James Theodore Holly - March 13
Patrick - March 17
Cyril - March 18
Saint Joseph - March 19
Thomas Ken - March 20
Thomas Cranmer - March 21
James De Koven - March 22
Gregory the Illuminator - March 23
Óscar Romero and the Martyrs of El Salvador- March 24
The Annuncation of Our Lord - March 25
[Richard Allen] - March 26
Charles Henry Brent - March 27
John Keble - March 29
[Innocent of Alaska] - March 30
John Donne - March 31
Frederick Denison Maurice - April 1
James Lloyd Breck - April 2
Richard - April 3
Martin Luther King, Jr. - April 4
[Pandita Mary Ramabai] - April 5
[Daniel G. C. Wu] - April 6
Tikhon - April 7
William Augustus Muhlenberg - April 8
Dietrich Bonhoeffer - April 9
William Law - April 10
[Pierre Teilhard de Chardin] - April 10
George Augustus Selwyn - April 11
[Adoniram Judson] - April 12
[Edward Thomas Demby and Henry Beard Delany] - April 14
[Damien and Marianne of Molokai] - April 15
[Mary (Molly) Brant (Konwatsijayenni)] - April 16
Alphege - April 19
Anselm - April 21
[John Muir and Hudson Stuck] - April 22
[George] - April 23
[Toyohiko Kagawa] - April 23
[Genocide Remembrance] - April 24
Saint Mark the Evangelist - April 25
[Robert Hunt] - April 26
[Christina Rossetti] - April 27
Catherine of Siena - April 29
[Sarah Josepha Buell Hale] - April 30
Saint Philip and Saint James, Apostles - May 1
Athanasius - May 2
Monnica - May 4
[Harriet Starr Cannon] - May 7
Dame Julian of Norwich - May 8
Gregory of Nazianzus - May 9
[Nicolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf] - May 10
[Frances Perkins] - May 13
[The Martyrs of the Sudan] - May 16
[William Hobart Hare] - May 17
[Thurgood Marshall] - May 17
Dunstan - May 19
Alcuin - May 20
[John Eliot] - May 21
[Nicolaus Copernicus and Johannes Kepler] - May 23
Jackson Kemper - May 24
Bede the Venerable - May 25
Augustine of Canterbury - May 26
[Bertha and Ethelbert] - May 27
[John Calvin] - May 28
[Jeanne d’Arc (Joan of Arc)] - May 30
Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - May 31
The First Book of Common Prayer
Justin - June 1
Blandina and Her Companions the Martyrs of Lyons - June 2
The Martyrs of Uganda - June 3
[John XXIII (Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli)] - June 4
Boniface - June 5
[Ini Kopuria] - June 6
[The Pioneers of the Episcopal Anglican Church of Brazil] - June 7
[Roland Allen] - June 8
Columba - June 9
Ephrem of Edessa - June 10
Saint Barnabas the Apostle - June 11
Enmegahbowh - June 12
[Gilbert Keith Chesterton] - June 13
Basil the Great - June 14
Evelyn Underhill - June 15
[George Berkeley and] Joseph Butler - June 16
Bernard Mizeki - June 18
Alban - June 22
The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist - June 24
[James Weldon Johnson] - June 25
[Isabel Florence Hapgood] - June 26
[Cornelius Hill] - June 27
Irenaeus - June 28
Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Apostles - June 29
[Harriet Beecher Stowe] - July 1
[Walter Rauschenbusch, Washington Gladden, and Jacob Riis] - July 2
Independence Day - July 4
[John Hus] - July 6
Benedict of Nursia - July 11
[Nathan Søderblom] - July 12
[Conrad Weiser] - July 13
[Samson Occum] - July 14
[“The Righteous Gentiles”] - July 16
William White - July 17
[Bartolomé de las Casas] - July 18
Macrina - July 19
[Adelaide Teague Case] - July 19
Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Amelia Bloomer, Sojourner Truth and Harriet Ross Tubman - July 20
[Albert John Luthuli] - July 21
Saint Mary Magdalene - July 22
Thomas a Kempis - July 24
Saint James the Apostle - July 25
Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary - July 26
William Reed Huntington - July 27
Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frederick Handel, and Henry Purcell - July 28
Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany - July 29
William Wilberforce [and Anthony Ashley Cooper, Lord Shaftesbury] - July 30
Ignatius - July 31
Joseph of Arimathaea - August 1
[Samuel Ferguson] - August 2
[George Freeman Bragg, Jr.] - August 3
[William Edward Burghardt DuBois] - August 3
[Albrecht Drer, Matthias Grnewald, and Lucas Cranach the Elder] - August 5
The Transfiguration of Our Lord - August 6
John Mason Neale - August 7
[Catherine Winkworth] - August 7
Dominic - August 8
[Herman of Alaska] - August 9
Laurence - August 10
Clare - August 11
Florence Nightingale - August 12
Jeremy Taylor - August 13
Jonathan Myrick Daniels - August 14
Saint Mary the Virgin - August 15
[Samuel Johnson, Timothy Cutler, and Thomas Bradbury Chandler] - August 17
William Porcher DuBose - August 18
Bernard - August 20
[Martin de Porres, Rosa de Lima, and Toribio de Mogrovejo] - August 23
Saint Bartholomew the Apostle - August 24
Louis - August 25
Thomas Gallaudet and Henry Winter Syle - August 27
Augustine - August 28
[Moses the Black] - August 28
[John Bunyan] - August 29
[Charles Chapman Grafton] - August 30
Aidan and Cuthbert - August 31
David Pendleton Oakerhater - September 1
The Martyrs of New Guinea - September 2
[Prudence Crandall] - September 3
Paul Jones - September 4
[Gregorio Aglipay] - September 5
[Elie Naud] - September 7
[Nikolai Grundtvig] - September 8
[Søren Kierkegaard] - September 8
Constance, Nun, and her Companions - September 9
Alexander Crummell - September 10
Harry Thacker Burleigh - September 11
John Henry Hobart - September 12
John Chrysostom - September 13
Holy Cross Day - September 14
Cyprian - September 15
[James Chisholm] - September 15
Ninian - September 16
Hildegard - September 17
Edward Bouverie Pusey - September 18
Theodore of Tarsus - September 19
John Coleridge Patteson and his Companions - September 20
Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist - September 21
Philander Chase - September 22
Sergius - September 25
Lancelot Andrewes - September 26
[Wilson Carlile] - September 26
[Vincent de Paul] - September 27
[Thomas Traherne] - September 27
[Richard Rolle, Walter Hilton, and Margery Kempe] - September 28
Saint Michael and All Angels - September 29
Jerome - September 30
Remigius - October 1
[George Kennedy Allen Bell] - October 3
[John Raleigh Mott] - October 3
Francis of Assisi - October 4
William Tyndale [and Miles Coverdale] - October 6
[Henry Melchior Muhlenberg] - October 7
[William Dwight Porter Bliss and Richard Theodore Ely] - October 8
[Wilfred Thomason Grenfell] - October 9
Vida Dutton Scudder - October 10
Philip - October 11
Samuel Isaac Joseph Schereschewsky - October 14
Teresa of Avila - October 15
Hugh Latimer and Nicholas Ridley - October 16
Ignatius - October 17
Saint Luke the Evangelist - October 18
Henry Martyn - October 19
[William Carey] - October 19
Saint James of Jerusalem - October 23
Alfred the Great - October 26
Saint Simon and Saint Jude, Apostles - October 28
James Hannington and his Companions - October 29
[John Wyclif] - October 30
[Paul Shinji Sasaki and Philip Lindel Tsen] - October 31
All Saints - November 1
All Faithful Departed - November 2
Richard Hooker - November 3
William Temple - November 6
Willibrord - November 7
Leo the Great - November 10
Martin - November 11
Charles Simeon - November 12
Samuel Seabury - November 14
[Francis Asbury and George Whitefield] - November 15
Margaret - November 16
Hugh, and Robert Grosseteste - November 17
Hilda - November 18
Elizabeth - November 19
Edmund - November 20
[William Byrd, John Merbecke, and Thomas Tallis] - November 21
[Cecilia] - November 22
Clive Staples Lewis - November 22
Clement - November 23
Thanksgiving Day
James Otis Sargent Huntington - November 25
[Isaac Watts] - November 26
Kamehameha and Emma - November 28

Holy Women, Holy Men
together with
The Fixed Holy Days

Concerning the Proper

Proper Collects, Lessons, and Psalms are provided for each of the Lesser Feasts.

One or two readings may be used before the Gospel. At the celebration of the Eucharist, a reading from the Gospel is always included.

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