October

2     The Guardian Angels

4     Francis of Assisi, Friar, Deacon, Founder of the Friars Minor, 1226

5     Augustus Short, First Bishop of Adelaide, 1883

6     William Tyndale, Translator of the Scriptures, Martyr, 1536

7     PENTECOST 20

7     Blessed Virgin of the Rosary

9     Denys, Bishop of Paris and his Companions, Martyrs, c258

9     Robert Grosseteste, Bishop of Lincoln, Philosopher, Scientist, 1253

10    Thomas Traherne, Poet, Spiritual Writer, 1674

11    Ethelburga, Abbess of Barking, 675

12    Elizabeth Fry, Prison Reformer, 1845

12    Wilfrid of Ripon, Bishop, Missionary, 709

13    Edward the Confessor, King of England, 1066

14    PENTECOST 21

15    Teresa of Avila, Teacher of the Faith, 1582

16    Hugh Latimer, Bishop of Worchester and Nicholas Ridley, Bishop of London, Martyrs

17    Ignatius, Bishop of Antioch, Martyr, c107

18    LUKE, EVANGELIST AND MARTYR

19    Henry Martyn, Translator of the Scriptures, Missionary in India and Persia, 1812

21    PENTECOST 22

24    United Nations, Inaugurated 1945

26    Alfred the Great, King of the West Saxons, Scholar, 899

26    Cedd, Abbot of Lastingham, bishop of the East Saxons, 664

28    SIMON AND JUDE, APOSTLES AND MARTYRS

29    James Hannington, Bishop of Eastern Equatorial Africa, Martyr in Uganda, 1885

31    Martin Luther, 1546 and other Continental Reformers

November

2     ALL SOULS

3     Richard Hooker, Priest, Anglican Apologist, Teacher of the Faith, 1600

4     ALL SAINTS (from 1)

5     Laying of Foundation Stone of 1stChurch 1882?

6     William Temple, Archbishop of Canterbury, Teacher, 1944

7     Willibrord of York, Bishop, Apostle of Frisia, 739

8     Saints, Martyrs, Missionaries and Teachers of the Anglican Communion

9     Margery Kempe, Mystic, c1440

10    Leo the Great, Bishop of Rome, Teacher of the Faith, 461

11   VOTIVE MASS FOR PEACE – ARMISTICE DAY

13    Charles Simeon, Priest, Evangelical Divine, 1836

16    Margaret, Queen of Scotland, Philanthropist, Reformer of the Church, 1093

16    Edmund Rich of Abingdon, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1240

17    Hugh, Bishop of Lincoln, 1200

18    PENTECOST 26

19    Hilda, Abbess of Whitby, 680

19    Mechtild, Béguine of Magdeburg, Mystic, 1280

20    Edmund, King of the East Angles, Martyr

20    Priscilla Lydia Sellon, Restorer of the Religious Life in the Church of England, 1876

21    The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

22    Cecilia, Martyr at Rome, c230

23    Clement, Bishop of Rome, c100

24    Andrew Dung-Lac, 1839 and the martyrs of Vietnam

25    CHRIST THE KING

29    Day of Intercession and Thanksgiving for the Missionary Work of the Church

30    ANDREW, APOSTLE AND MARTYR

December

1     Charles de Foucauld, Hermit, Servant of the Poor, 1916

2     ADVENT 1

3     Francis Xavier, Apostle of the Indies, missionary, 1552

4     John of Damascus, Monk, Teacher of the Faith, c749

4     Nicholas Ferrar, Deacon, Founder of the Little Gidding Community, 1637

6     Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, c326

7     Ambrose, Bishop of Milan, Teacher of the Faith, 397

8     The Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

8     Richard Baxter, Pastor and Spiritual Writer, 1691

9     ADVENT 2

13    Lucy, Martyr at Syracuse, 304

13    Samuel Johnson, Moralist, 1784

14    John of the Cross, Poet, Teacher of the Faith, 1591

16    ADVENT 3

17    O Sapientia

17    Eglantine Jebb, Social Reformer, Founder of “Save the Children”, 1928

21    THOMAS, APOSTLE AND MARTYR

23    ADVENT 4

25    THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD; CHRISTMAS DAY

26    STEPHEN, DEACON AND FIRST MARTYR

27    JOHN, APOSTLE AND EVANGELIST

28    HOLY INNOCENTS

29    Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, Martyr, 1170

30    HOLY FAMILY

31    John Wyclif, Reformer, 1384

January

1     THE NAMING AND CIRCUMCISION OF JESUS: Solemnity of MARY, MOTHER OF GOD

2     Basil of Caesarea and Gregory of Nazianzus, Bishops, Teachers of the Faith, 379 & 389

2     Eliza Hassall, CMS Missionary in the Middle East, 1917

2     Seraphim, Monk of Sarov, Spiritual Guide, 1833

2     Vedanayagam Samuel Azariah, Bishop in South India, Evangelist, 1945

6     THE EPIPHANY OF OUR LORD

10    William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1645

12    Aelred of Hexham, Abbot of Rievaulx, 1167

12    Benedict Biscop, Abbot of Wearmouth, Scholar, 689

12    Dedication of 1stChurch, 1882

13    BAPTISM OF CHRIST

17    Antony of Egypt, Hermit, Abbot, 356

17    Charles Gore, Bishop, Teacher, Founder of the Community of the Resurrection, 1932

18    CONFESSION OF PETER

19    Wulfstan, Bishop of Worchester, 1095

20    EPIPHANY 3

21    Mt Lamington Memorial Day (1951)

22    Agnes, Child-Martyr of Rome, 304 (from 21)

22    Vincent of Saragossa, Deacon, First Martyr of Spain, 304

24    Companions of Paul, including Timothy, Titus and Silas

24    Francis de Sales, Bishop of Geneva, Teacher of the Faith, 1622

25    CONVERSION OF PAUL

26    Australia Day

27    EPIPHANY 4

28    Thomas Aquinas, Priest, Teacher, 1274

30    Charles, King and Martyr, 1649

30    Laying of Foundation Stone of Oratory 1915

February

1     Brigid, Abbess of Kildare, c525

3     THE PRESENTATION OF CHRIST IN THE TEMPLE (Candlemas) (from 2)

3     First Anglican Service in Australia, 1788

5     Paul Miki and the Martyrs of Japan, 1597

10    4THSUNDAY BEFORE LENT

12    Scholastica, sister of Benedict, Abbess of Plombariola, c543 (from 10)

14    Cyril and Methodius, Missionaries to the Slavs, 869 & 885

15    Thomas Bray, Priest, missionary, Founder of SPCK and the SPG, 1730

17    SEPTUAGESIMA SUNDAY

20    William Grant Broughton, first Bishop of Australia, 1853

23    Polycarp of Smyrna, Bishop of Smyrna, c155

24    MATTHIAS, APOSTLE AND MARTYR

27    George Herbert, Priest, Poet, 1633

March

1     David, Bishop of Menevia, Patron of Wales, c601

2     Chad, Bishop of Lichfield, Missionary, 672

3     QUINQUAGESIMA SUNDAY

6     ASH WEDNESDAY

7     Perpetua and her Companions, Martyrs at Carthage, 203

8     Edward King, Bishop of Lincoln, 1910

8     John of God, Worker among the Sick and poor, Spain, 1550

8     Geoffrey Studdert Kennedy, Priest, Poet, 1929

9     Sister Emma SSA, Superior of the Society of the Sacred Advent, Queensland, 1939

10    LENT 1

13    Ember Wednesday

15    Ember Friday

16    Ember Saturday

17    LENT 2

18    Cyril, Bishop of Jerusalem, Teacher of the Faith, 386

19    JOSEPH OF NAZARETH

20    Cuthbert of Lindisfarne, Bishop and missionary (d. 687) or 4thSept.

21    Transitus of Benedict, Abbot of Monte Casino, Father of Western Monasticism, patron of Europe, c550

21    Thomas Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1556

24    LENT 3

26    THE ANNUNCIATION TO THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY (FROM 25)

26    Harriet Monsell, Founder of the Community of St John the Baptist, Clewer, 1883

31    LENT 4 MOTHERING SUNDAY

April

1     The Annotine Easter 2017

1     Frederick Denison Maurice, Priest, Teacher of the Faith, 1872

6     Frederick Barker, Bishop of Sydney and pioneer of theological education and the General Synod, 1882

7     LENT 5 PASSION SUNDAY

8     Georgina Molloy, pioneer church leader and botanist from Western Australia, 1843

9     Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor, Teacher, Martyr, 1945

10    William Law, Priest Spiritual Writer, 1761

11    George Augustus Selwyn, First Bishop of New Zealand, 1878

14    LENT 6 PALM SUNDAY

18    MAUNDY THURSDAY

19    GOOD FRIDAY

21    EASTER SUNDAY

25    ANZAC DAY

28    EASTER 2

29    Catherine of Siena, Mystic, Teacher, 1380

30    MARK, EVANGELIST AND MARTYR (from 26)

May

1     PHILIP AND JAMES, APOSTLES AND MARTYRS

2     Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, Teacher of the Faith, 373

4     English Saints & Martyrs of the Reformation Era

5     GEORGE, MARTYR, PATRON SAINT, c304 (from 23 April)

8     Julian of Norwich, Mystic, Teacher, c1417

12    EASTER 4

16    Caroline Chisholm, Social Reformer, 1877

19    EASTER 5

20    Alcuin of York, Deacon, Abbot of Tours, 820

21    Helena, Protector of the Holy Places, 330

24    John & Charles Wesley, Priest, Evangelists, Hymn Writers, 1792 & 1788

25    The Venerable Bede, Priest, Monk at Jarrow, Scholar, Historian, 735

26    EASTER 6

28    Lanfranc, Prior of Le Bec, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1089

30    Joan of Arc, Visionary, 1431

30    Josephine Butler, Social Reformer, 1906

30    Apolo Kivebulaya, Priest, Evangelist in Central Africa, 1933

31    THE VISIT OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY TO ELIZABETH

June

1     Justin, Martyr at Rome, c165

1     Laying of Foundation Stone of Rectory 1907

2     ASCENSION (from 30 May)

3     Martyrs of Uganda, 1886 & Janani Luwum, Archbishop of Uganda, 1977

3     John XXIII, bishop of Rome, reformer, 1963

5     Boniface (Wynfrith) of Crediton, Archbishop of Mainz, Apostle of Germany, Martyr, 754

6     Ini Kopuria, Founder of the Melanesian Brotherhood, 1945

8     Thomas Ken, Bishop of Bath and Wells, Non-Juror, Hymn Writer, 1711

9     PENTECOST

11    BARNABAS, APOSTLE AND MARTYR

12    Ember Wednesday

13    Antony of Padua, Priest, Teacher of the Faith, 1231

14    Ember Friday

15    Evelyn Underhill, Spiritual Writer, 1941

15    Ember Saturday

16    TRINITY

18    Bernard Mizeki, Apostle to the MaShona, Martyr, 1896

19    Sundar Singh of India, Sadhu (holy man), Evangelist, Teacher of the Faith, 1929

22    ALBAN, FIRST MARTYR OF BRITAIN, c209

23    CORPUS CHRISTI

24    THE BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST

27    Cyril, Bishop of Alexandria, Teacher of the Faith, 444

28    SACRED HEART

29    PETER and PAUL, APOSTLES AND MARTYRS

29    Consecration of Augustus Short as first bishop of Adelaide and inauguration of the See of Adelaide 1847

30    PENTECOST 3

 

 

 

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