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Upcoming Schedule at a Glance
Saturdays - Great Vespers at 6:00pm
Sundays - Divine Liturgy at 9:30am
Weekly schedule posted below and on our pop-up calendar.
Current COVID Directives:
Masks recommended for the unvaccinated at all services
Masks provided | Coffee Hour following Liturgy
24th Sunday after Pentecost (Dec 5)
Service of the Typika (Readers Service, General Text)
NATIVITY FAST: the 4th Week, Dec. 5 - 11
Full Nativity Fast Schedule is also posted on our Online Pop-up Calendar (above)
Explore our NATIVITY of CHRIST Resource Section
• Mon. Dec 6, 9:30am - Divine Liturgy (St Nicholas)
• Tue. Dec 7, 7:00am - Akathist to St Nicholas
• Thu. Dec 9, 9:00pm - Compline
Late registrations welcome! Contact Fr Steven or Terrie Sauer.
With the Fear of God, with Faith and Love!
It is always helpful to remind ourselves of how we are practicing our Orthodox Faith. At the heart of that "practice" is our preparation for, and reception of, the Eucharist. Therefore, I have attached a document dealing with our preparation, so that it be in a "worthy manner." This article goes into some depth in explaining the meaning and purpose behind preparing to receive Holy Communion. These are meant to be guidelines that assist in creating a "eucharistic discipline" rather than an air-tight set of "rules" that are meant to be legalistically adhered to. Please contact me with any questions...
A Guide to the Divine Liturgy
The DIVINE LITURGY of the ORTHODOX CHURCH
by Archpriest Steven C. Kostoff
Third Edition, with a new Epilogue by the author
Seekers, catechumens and Orthodox faithful alike will be blessed by this trustworthy and inspiring guide to the Divine Liturgy and the Life in Christ, composed by our beloved pastor, a faithful presbyter of the Orthodox Church in America.
Paperback, 64 pages, full color cover; $9.99 retail.
LEARN THE SCRIPTURES
AND THE SAINTS!
AbbaMoses.com - Wonderful summaries of the lives of the Saints.
Saints of North America - Icons, Lives and Troparia/Kontakia for our beloved saints of North America
St Herman of Alaska - Special Resource Section - Video, Audio, Articles, Icons, Suggested Books, much more.
St John of San Francisco - Special Resource Page - Artcles and Resources on one of the most beloved sants of our own time.
Saint of the Day Podcast on Ancient Faith Radio