Schedule of Services and Events

August 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Finding of the relics of Venerable Seraphim the Wonderworker of Sarov. Moleben and Akathist to Venerable Seraphim.
6:30 PM
 
English Choir rehearsal.
7:00 PM
 
 
Vigil. 7th Resurrection Gospel: John 20: 1-10.
5:00 PM
 
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7th Sunday after Pentecost. Holy Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles Mary Magdalene. Hours and Liturgy (only one Liturgy because some of our clergy will be on vacation). Scripture: Romans: 15: 1-7; Matthew 9: 27-35; for the Saint: I Corinthians 9: 2-12; John 20: 11-18.
9:40 AM
 
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
Class on Orthodoxy with Metropolitan Jonah
7:30 PM
 
Meeting of the Parish Council.
7:00 PM
 
Work in the Parish library
7:00 PM
 
 
 
Vigil. 8th Resurrection Gospel: John 20:11-18.
5:00 PM
 
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8th Sunday after Pentecost. Hours and Liturgy (only one Liturgy because some of our clergy will be on vacation). Scripture: I Corinthians 1:10-18; Matthew 14:14-22.
9:40 AM
 
 
Slavonic Choir rehearsal
7:00 PM
 
RULES OF THE DORMITION FAST: In this Fast, the Church calls upon us to emulate the Mother of God, who, prior to her translation into Heaven, was engaged in fasting and prayer without ceasing. On Saturdays and Sundays consuming wine and oil is permitted. According to the Church ustav, eating fish is permitted on August 19, the Feast of the Holy Transfiguration of the Lord.
Midnight
 
Beginning of the Dormition Fast Procession of the Precious Wood of the Life-giving Cross of the Lord. Holy Maccabean Martyrs. Hours and Liturgy. Following the Liturgy – Lesser Blessing of the Waters. Scripture: for the Cross: I Corinthians 1:18-24; John 19:6-11, 13-20, 25-28, 30-35; for the Saints: Hebrews 11:33 - 12:-2; Matthew 10:32-33, 37-38: 19:27-30.
6:40 AM
 
English Choir rehearsal.
7:00 PM
 
 
Vigil. 9th Resurrection Gospel: John 20:19-31.
5:00 PM
 
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9th Sunday after Pentecost. Forefeast of the Transfiguration of the Lord. English Liturgy. Scripture: I Corinthians 3:9-17; Matthew 14:22-34.
7:40 AM
 
9th Sunday after Pentecost. Forefeast of the Transfiguration of the Lord. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: I Corinthians 3:9-17; Matthew 14:22-34.
10:10 AM
 
Vigil. Gospel: Luke 9:28-36.
6:30 PM
 
THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD. Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: II Peter 1:10-19; Matthew 17:1-9.
6:40 AM
 
Class on Orthodoxy with Metropolitan Jonah
7:30 PM
 
 
English Choir rehearsal.
7:00 PM
 
 
Vigil. 10th Resurrection Gospel: John 21: 21:1-14
5:00 PM
 
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10th Sunday after Pentecost. English Liturgy. Scripture: I Corinthians 4:9-16; Matthew 17:14-23.
7:40 AM
 
10th Sunday after Pentecost. Slavonic Liturgy. Scripture: I Corinthians 4:9-16; Matthew 17:14-23.
10:10 AM
 
 
Vigil. Gospel: Luke 1:39-49, 56
6:30 PM
 
DORMITION OF THE MOST-HOLY THEOTOKOS. Hours and Liturgy. Scripture: for the Theotokos: Philippians 2:5-11; Luke 10:38-42, 11:27-28.
6:40 AM
 
 
 
Vigil. 11th Resurrection Gospel: John 21: 15-25
5:00 PM
 

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