Calendar

Pentecost and Ordinary Time

DayRecipe
Pentecost SundayRed Velvet Cupcakes/Cream Cheese Icing
Trinity SundayTres Leches Cake
Feast Day of St. Colomba (June 9th)Scotch Pies
Feast Day of St. Basil (June 14th)Vasilopita
Saint John’s Day (June 24th)Kebabs
Feast Day of Saints Peter and Paul (June 29th)Crostini with Goat Cheese, Figs, Pistachio, and Honey
Feast Day of Saint Benedict of Nursia (July 11th)Pizza Margherita
Feast Day of Mary Magdalene (July 22nd)Madeleines
Feast Day of St. James the Great (July 25th)Hummus
Lammas Day (St. Peter in Chains) (August 1st)Challah (Bread)
Feast Day of St. Lawrence (August 10th)Pimento Cheeseburger
Feast Day of St. Bernard of Clairvaux (August 20th)Dijon Chicken
Feast Day of St. Bartholomew the Apostle (August 24th)Chicken Tikka Masala (Coming Soon)
Feast Day of St. Augustine of Hippo (August 28th) Tchakchouka (Coming Soon)
Feast Day of Pope Gregory the Great (September 3rd)Cherry Pie
Søren Kierkegaard (September 8th)Danish pastries
Feast Day of St. John Chrysostom (September 13th) Baklava (Coming Soon)
Feast Day of St. Matthew the Evangelist (September 21st)Maqloobeh with Seven Spices and Yogurt Sauce
Michaelmas (September 29th)Struan (bread)
Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi (October 4th)Spaghetti with Meat Substitute
Feast Day of St. Teresa of Avila (October 15th)Triple Chocolate Ecstasy
Feast Day of St. Luke the Evangelist (October 18th)Roast Beef with Sour Cakes
Feast Day of St. James of Jerusalem (Oct 23 or May 3)Falafel
Reformation Day (October 31st)Luther Bread
All Saints’ Day (November 1st)Soul Cakes
Feast Day of St. Martin of Tours (November 11th)
Feast Day of St. Margaret of Scotland (November 16th)Shortbread Cookies
Christ the King SundayCranberry Streusel Crown Cake

Easter Season

DayRecipe
Easter SundayGrilled Lamb Chops with Mint Sauce
Second Sunday of EasterChicken Curry
Feast Day of St. Mark the Evangelist (April 25th)Baba Ganoush
Good Shepherd Sunday (Fourth Sunday of Easter)Shepherd’s Pie
May Day (May 1st)Beltane Cake
Feast Day of St. James of Jerusalem (May 3 or Oct 23)Falafel
Feast Day of Dame Julian of Norwich (May 13th)Baci Di Dama
Feast Day of St. Honoré (May 16th)Pain au Chocolat

Lent

DayRecipe
Ash WednesdayPretzels
Feast Day of Martin Luther (February 18)Smoky Vegetarian Split Pea Soup
Temptation Sunday (First Sunday of Lent)Arugula, Apple, and Pomegranate Salad
Commemoration of John and Charles Wesley (March 3)Glamorgan (Veggie) Sausages
The Feast Day of Saints Perpetua and Felicitas and their Companion Martyrs (March 7)Moroccan Tagine with Fish and Rice
Refreshment Sunday (Fourth Sunday of Lent)Simnel Cake
St. Patrick’s Day (March 17)Guinness Soda Bread
Feast Day of St. Óscar Romero (March 24)Salvadorian Seafood Chowder
Palm/Passion Sunday (Sunday of Holy Week)Penne Della Palma (Italian Pasta Dish)
Holy Thursday (Thursday of Holy Week)Haroset and Crackers
Good Friday (Friday of Holy Week)Hot Cross Buns

Season of Epiphany

DayRecipe
Epiphany Day (January 6)Three Kings Cake (Rosca de Reyes)
Baptism of the Lord SundaySeafood Stuffed Shells
Feast of St. Anthony the GreatSausage on Hoagie Rolls
Calling of the Disciples (Epiphany Weeks 2 and 3)Za’atar Spice Tilapia with Fig and Couscous Salad
Candlemas (February 2)Crepes
Martyrs of Japan (February 6)Sushi
Fat Sunday/Transfiguration (Last Sunday of Epiphany)Gumbo
Feast of St. Valentine (February 14)Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Shrove TuesdayPancakes

Christmas Season (12 Days)

DayRecipe
Christmas Eve (December 24)Feast of Seven Fishes including:
Salad with Seared Tuna
Orzo with Feta and Shrimp
Broiled Clams
Potato Soup with Scallops
Sardines
Poached Cod with Tomatoes and Saffron
Salmon Rillettes
Christmas Day (December 25)Christmas Delight Monkey Bread Wreath
Feast of St. Stephen (December 26)Leftovers
Feast of the Holy Family (First Sunday After Christmas Day)Gingerbread Cookies
Watch Night (December 31)Moravian Love Feast Buns
Twelfth Night (January 5)Wassail

Advent Season (4 Weeks)

DayRecipe
First Sunday of AdventFrench-Style Bread
Second Sunday of AdventHot Honey Chicken
Feast of St. Lucy (December 13) / Third Sunday of AdventSt. Lucy Buns
St. Lucia’s Eyes
Fourth Sunday of AdventTamales
Red Salsa
Green Salsa