Ὄχι Day - "No" Day
October 28th - This is one of the major national holidays in Greece. It commemorates Greece's bold rejection of the Axis' demand to occupy the country. It marked Greece's entry into World War II and played a significant part in the outcome of the War.
Click here for a poem to be recited at the end of October. Longer ones can be edited. Please let the teacher know if you need help.
Andrew the General & Martyr & his 2,593 soldiers; Holy Martyrs Timothy, Agapius and Thecla; Theophanes the New Wonderworker of Macedonia; Afterfeast of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary; Eutychianos and Strategios the Martyrs