Schedule of Services and Events

March 2018

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Rehearsal of the “MatryoshkiDC” dance troupe. Younger group - 6:15 PM; older group - 7:00 PM. (St. George House).
6:15 PM
 
Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
2nd Saturday of Great Lent. Ancestral Saturday. Requiem Matins, Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: for the day: Hebrews 3: 12-16; Mark 1: 35-44 for the repose: I Thessalonians 4:13-17; John 5:24-30
8:00 AM
 
Vigil. 6th Resurrection Gospel: Luke 24: 36-53.
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
 
Students of the Holy Trinity Seminary will sing at the English and Slavonic Liturgies, and during each Sunday meal will present talks about academic life in ROCOR’s only institution of higher learning.
10:00 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
 
Continuing Education. Book Discussion Group (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (in Russian)
12:00 -12:30 PM
 
Students of the Holy Trinity Seminary will sing at the English and Slavonic Liturgies, and during each Sunday meal will present talks about academic life in ROCOR’s only institution of higher learning.
12:30 PM
 
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Class on Orthodoxy with Metropolitan Jonah - CANCELLED
7:30 PM
 
Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM)
7:00 PM
 
English choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Rehearsal of the “MatryoshkiDC” dance troupe. Younger group - 6:15 PM; older group - 7:00 PM. (St. George House).
6:15 PM
 
1st and 2nd Finding of the Head of St. John the Baptist. Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM)
7:00 PM
 
3rd Saturday of Great Lent. Ancestral Saturday. Requiem 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
8:00 AM
 
Vigil. 7th Resurrection Gospel: John 20: 1-10
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
 
Continuing Education. Book Discussion Group (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (in English)
10:45 - 11:30 AM
 
Sunday school (in Russian)
12:00 -12:30 PM
 
Vespers
6:30 PM
 
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Class on Orthodoxy with Metropolitan Jonah.
7:30 PM
 
Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
English Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Rehearsal of the “MatryoshkiDC” dance troupe. Younger group - 6:15 PM; older group - 7:00 PM. (St. George House).
6:15 PM
 
Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
4th Saturday of Great Lent, Ancestral Saturday. Requiem Matins, Hours, and Liturgy (in the presence of the “Miraculous “Softener of Evil Hearts” Icon of the Mother of God). Scripture: Hebrews 6: 9-12; Mark 7:31- 37; for the repose: I Corinthians 15: 47-57; John 5: 24-30.
8:00 AM
 
Meeting of the Miraculous “Softener of Evil Hearts” Icon of the Mother of God, and Vigil (Hierarchical rite). 8th Resurrection Gospel: John 20: 11-18.
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, before the day of Holy Unction.
6:00 PM
 
Meeting of the Parish Council
7:00 PM
 
Synaxis of the 40 martyrs of Sebaste (Service transferred from March 22 because of the St Andrew Standing on that date). Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM). Scripture: Hebrews 12: 1-10; Matthew 20: 1-16. - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
7:00 PM
 
Eve of St Andrew Standing (Matins with the reading of the entire Great Penitential Canon of St. Andrew of Crete) . - CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER
6:00 PM
 
St Andrew Standing. Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession – beginning at 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
Rehearsal of the “MatryoshkiDC” dance troupe. Younger group - 6:15 PM; older group - 7:00 PM. (St. George House).
6:15 PM
 
Matins and Akathist to the Most-holy Theotokos.
6:30 PM
 
5th Saturday of Great Lent, Saturday of the Akathist Hymn. Laudation of the Most-holy Theotokos. Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 9:24-28; Mark 8:27-31; for the Theotokos: Hebrews 9:1-7; Luke 10:38-42, 11:27-28.
8:40 AM
 
Vigil. 9th Resurrection Gospel: John 20: 19-31.
5:00 PM
 
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5th Sunday of Great Lent. Commemoration of Venerable St. Mary of Egypt. English Liturgy. Scripture: for the day: Hebrews 9:11-14; Mark 10:32-45; for St. Mary: Galatians 3:23-39, Luke 7:36-50.
7:40 AM
 
5th Sunday of Great Lent. Commemoration of Venerable St. Mary of Egypt. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: for the day: Hebrews 9:11-14; Mark 10:32-45; for St. Mary: Galatians 3:23-39, Luke 7:36-50.
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
 
Vespers
6:30 PM
 
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts. (Confession –beginning at 6:00 PM).
7:00 PM
 
English Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Matins
6:30 PM
 
Lazarus Saturday. Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: Hebrews 12:28-13:8; John 11:1-45.
8:40 AM
 
Following the Liturgy for Lazarus Saturday, preparation of pussywillows and greenery, and general cleanup of the cemetery, church and church property.
11:00 AM
 
Vigil. Gospel: Matthew 21: 1-11, 15-17.
5:00 PM
 

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