St. Peter’s Mass

June 29th. St. Peter’s Mass. Saint Peter or Simon Peter was an early Christian leader and one of the twelve apostles of Jesus who is featured prominently in the New TestamentGospels and the Acts of the Apostles and who is venerated as a saintSaint Peter medieval mosaic from Chora Church

In the Orthodox Daily Office every Thursday throughout the year is dedicated to the Holy Apostles, including St. Peter. There are also two feast days in the year which are dedicated to him:

The old Norse Calender    state that no herbs should be harvested on this day for medicinal purposes !

June 29 is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 185 days remaining until the end of the year.

Holidays and observances

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