Schedule of Services and Events

March 2017

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Clean Wednesday. Matins, Hours, Typica and Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts.
7:00 AM
 
Great Compline with the reading of the Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete. The English reading of the Canon will take place simultaneously in the Parish Library.
6:30 PM
 
Clean Thursday. Matins, Hours, Typica and Vespers.
7:00 AM
 
Prosphora baking. Volunteers always welcome!
10:00 AM
 
Great Compline with the reading of the Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete. The English reading of the Canon will take place simultaneously in the Parish Library.
6:30 PM
 
Clean Friday Matins, Hours, and Typica.
7:00 AM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
Saturday of St. Theodore the Tyro. Matins, Hours and Liturgy. Hebrews 1:1-12; Mark 2:23–3:5. For St. Theodore: II Timothy 2:1-10; John 15:17–16:2.
7:40 AM
 
Vigil. 4th Resurrection Gospel: Luke 24:1-12.
5:00 PM
 
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1st Sunday of Great Lent. Triumph of Orthodoxy. English Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 11:24-26, 32–12:2; John 1:43-51. After each Liturgy, a Moleben for the return of those gone astray from Holy Orthodoxy.
7:40 AM
 
1st Sunday of Great Lent. Triumph of Orthodoxy. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 11:24-26, 32–12:2; John 1:43-51. After each Liturgy, a Moleben for the return of those gone astray from Holy Orthodoxy.
10:10 AM
 
Sunday school (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Continuing Education Book Discussion Group (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (In Russian)
12:00 -12:30 PM
 
Pan-Orthodox Vespers at the Antiochian Cathedral of Sts. Peter and Paul, in Potomac MD.
5:00 PM
 
Dance group rehearsal: Younger dancers – 6:15 PM, Older dancers – 7:00 PM. - CANCELLED
6:15 PM
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
English choir rehearsal in church
7:00 PM
 
Work on the Parish Library
7:00 PM
 
Prosphora baking - 10:00 am. Volunteers always welcome!
10:00 AM
 
First and Second Finding of the Precious Head of St. John the Baptist. Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM). Scripture: II Corinthians 4:6-15; Matthew 11:2-15.
7:00 PM
 
Matins, Hours, and Typica.
7:00 AM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
2nd Saturday of Great Lent. Ancestral Saturday. Requiem Matins, Hours, and Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 3:12-16; Mark 1:35-44; for the repose: I Thessalonians 4:13-17; John 5:24-30.
7:40 AM
 
Vigil. 5th Resurrection Gospel: Luke 24:12-35.
5:00 PM
 
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2nd Sunday of Great Lent. Commemoration of Holy Hierarch St. Gregory Palamas. English Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 1:10–2:3; Mark 2:1-12; for St. Gregory: Hebrews 7:26–8:2; John 10:9-16.
7:40 AM
 
2nd Sunday of Great Lent. Commemoration of Holy Hierarch St. Gregory Palamas. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 1:10–2:3; Mark 2:1-12; for St. Gregory: Hebrews 7:26–8:2; John 10:9-16.
10:10 AM
 
Sunday school (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Continuing Education Book Discussion Group (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (In Russian)
12:00 -12:30 PM
 
Passio (Vespers with reading of a single Passion Gospel).
6:30 PM
 
Meeting of the Parish Council
7:00 PM
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Matins, Hours and Typica
7:00 AM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
Prosphora baking. Volunteers always welcome!
10:00 AM
 
English Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Work on the Parish Library
7:00 PM
 
Matins, Hours and Typica
7:00 AM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
3rd Saturday of Great Lent. Ancestral Saturday. Matins, Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 10:32-38; Mark 2:14-17; for the repose: I Thessalonians 4:13-17; John 5:24-30.
7:40 AM
 
Vigil. 5th Resurrection Gospel: Luke 24:36-53.
5:00 PM
 
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3rd Sunday of Great Lent, Sunday of the Cross. English Liturgy. Scripture: for the day: Hebrews 4:14–5:6; Mark 8:34–9:1.
7:40 AM
 
3rd Sunday of Great Lent, Sunday of the Cross. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: for the day: Hebrews 4:14–5:6; Mark 8:34–9:1.
10:10 AM
 
Sunday school (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Continuing Education Book Discussion Group (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (In Russian)
12:00 -12:30 PM
 
Passio (Vespers with reading of a single Passion Gospel).
6:30 PM
 
 
 
The 40 Martyrs of Sebaste. Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts (Confession from 6:00 PM.). Scripture: Hebrews 12:1-10; Matthew 20:1-16.
7:00 PM
 
Work on the Parish Library
7:00 PM
 
English choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Panikhida for 12-year old Julia Mounts on the occasion of the first year of her death
7:00 PM
 
Akathist before the Myrrh-Streaming Icon of the Mother of God "Softener of evil hearts"
7:30 PM
 
Matins, Hours and Typica.
7:00 AM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
4th Saturday of Great Lent. Ancestral Saturday. Requiem Matins, Hours, and Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 6:9-12; Mark 7:31-37; for the repose: I Corinthians 15:47-57; John 5:24-30.
7:40 AM
 
Meeting of the Miraculous “Softener of Evil Hearts” Icon of the Mother of God, and Vigil (hierarchical rite). 7th Resurrection Gospel: John 20:1-10.
5:00 PM
 
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4th Sunday of Great Lent. Commemoration of St. John Climacus. Meeting of His Grace, Most Reverend Bishop Nicholas, and Liturgy (one Liturgy, in light of Bishop Nicholas’ visit and the general parish Holy Unction.) Scripture: Hebrews 6:13-20; Mark 9:17-31; for the Venerable Saint: Ephesians 5:9-19; Matthew 4:25–5:12.
9:30 AM
 
General Holy Unction for the entire Parish. Anyone wanting to take part in this Holy Mystery must have a been to Confession and Communion at least once during Great Lent, on or before the day of Holy Unction.
6:00 PM
 
Dance group rehearsal: Younger dancers – 6:15 PM, Older dancers – 7:00 PM. - CANCELLED
6:15 PM
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
English Choir rehearsal in church
7:00 PM
 
Class on Orthodoxy with Metropolitan Jonah
7:30 PM
 
St Andrew Standing (Matins with the reading of the entire Great Penitential Canon of St. Andrew of Crete).
6:00 PM
 
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. (Confession – from 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
Matins with Akathist to the Most-holy Theotokos
6:30 PM
 
 

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