Calendar

Fasting Guidelines
*Strict Fast: Refrain from eating meat, dairy, eggs and oil.
*Wine : Wine and oil are allowed. Refrain from meat, fish, dairy and eggs.
*Fish: Fish, wine, oil are allowed. Refrain from meat, dairy and eggs.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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*Fast: Wine & Oil allowed
Cosmas and Damian the Holy Unmercenaries of Asia, and their mother Theodota
Cosmas and Damian the Holy Unmercenaries of Asia, and their mother Theodota
Nov 1 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/01/2019 Saints and Feasts: Cosmas and Damian the Holy Unmercenaries of Asia, and their mother Theodota; David the Righteous of Evia Fast Day (Wine and[...]
2
Bishop Raphael Hawaweeny of Brooklyn
Bishop Raphael Hawaweeny of Brooklyn
Nov 2 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/02/2019 Saints and Feasts: Bishop Raphael Hawaweeny of Brooklyn; The Holy Martyrs Acindynus, Pegasius, Aphthonius, Elpidephorus, and Anempodistus; Domnina, Domna, & Kyriaki, the Martyrs Epistle[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 5:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday's Liturgy
In order to better prepare our minds and hearts to receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, it is incumbent upon every serious Orthodox Christian to attend the[...]
3
5th Sunday of Luke
5th Sunday of Luke
Nov 3 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/03/2019 Saints and Feasts: 5th Sunday of Luke; Acepsimas the Bishop, Joseph the Presbyter, & Aeithalas the Deacon, Martyrs of Persia; Dedication of the Temple[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
SOFIA Children’s Program 9:30 am
SOFIA Children’s Program
Nov 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
SOFIA Children's Program
SOFIA is our weekly religious education program for children, from 9:30 am to 10:00am. Children who are able to read are taught to serve as readers and chanters in the[...]
4
Joannicius the Great
Joannicius the Great
Nov 4 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/04/2019 Saints and Feasts: Joannicius the Great; The Holy Hieromartyrs Nicander, Bishop of Myra, and Hermias the Presbyter; Porphyrios the Mime; Emperor John Batatze, the[...]
5
Galaktion & his wife Episteme, the Martyrs of Emesa
Galaktion & his wife Episteme, the Martyrs of Emesa
Nov 5 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/05/2019 Saints and Feasts: Galaktion & his wife Episteme, the Martyrs of Emesa; Patrobos, Gaios, Hermas, Linos, & Philologos, Apostles of the 70 Epistle Reading:[...]
6
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 6 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
Paul the Confessor, Patriarch of Constantinople
Paul the Confessor, Patriarch of Constantinople
Nov 6 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/06/2019 Saints and Feasts: Paul the Confessor, Patriarch of Constantinople; Luke the Monk of Taormina Strict Fast Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the Hebrews[...]
7
33 Martyrs of Melitene
33 Martyrs of Melitene
Nov 7 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/07/2019 Saints and Feasts: 33 Martyrs of Melitene; Lazarus the Wonderworker; Martyr Athenodorus; Alexander the Martyr of Thessaloniki Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the[...]
8
*Fast: Wine & Oil allowed
Synaxis of the Archangel Michael & the other Bodiless Powers: Gabriel, Raphael, Uriel, Salaphiel, Jegudiel, & Barachiel
Synaxis of the Archangel Michael & the other Bodiless Powers: Gabriel, Raphael, Uriel, Salaphiel, Jegudiel, & Barachiel
Nov 8 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/08/2019 Saints and Feasts: Synaxis of the Archangel Michael & the other Bodiless Powers: Gabriel, Raphael, Uriel, Salaphiel, Jegudiel, & Barachiel Fast Day (Wine and[...]
9
Onesiphorus and Porphyrius of Ephesus
Onesiphorus and Porphyrius of Ephesus
Nov 9 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/09/2019 Saints and Feasts: Onesiphorus and Porphyrius of Ephesus; Matrona, Abbess of Constantinople; Theoktisti of the Isle of Lesbos; Nektarius the Wonderworker, Metropolitan of Pentapolis;[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 5:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday's Liturgy
In order to better prepare our minds and hearts to receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, it is incumbent upon every serious Orthodox Christian to attend the[...]
10
8th Sunday of Luke
8th Sunday of Luke
Nov 10 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/10/2019 Saints and Feasts: 8th Sunday of Luke; Erastus, Olympas, Rodion, Sosipater, Quartus, and Tertios, Apostles of the 70; Orestes the Martyr of Cappadocia; Holy[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Nov 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
SOFIA Children’s Program 9:30 am
SOFIA Children’s Program
Nov 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
SOFIA Children's Program
SOFIA is our weekly religious education program for children, from 9:30 am to 10:00am. Children who are able to read are taught to serve as readers and chanters in the[...]
11
Menas of Egypt
Menas of Egypt
Nov 11 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/11/2019 Saints and Feasts: Menas of Egypt; Victor and Stephanie; Theodore the Studite; Holy Martyr Vincent Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Second Letter to the Corinthians[...]
12
John the Merciful, Patriarch of Alexandria
John the Merciful, Patriarch of Alexandria
Nov 12 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/12/2019 Saints and Feasts: John the Merciful, Patriarch of Alexandria; Nilus the Ascetic of Sinai; Martin, Bishop of Tours; Leondos Styppi, Patriarch of Constantinople Epistle[...]
13
*Fast: Wine & Oil allowed
John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople
John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople
Nov 13 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/13/2019 Saints and Feasts: John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople; Damaskinos the New Martyr of Mount Athos; Anthousa, the Mother of John Chrysostom Fast Day (Wine[...]
14
Philip the Apostle
Philip the Apostle
Nov 14 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/14/2019 Saints and Feasts: Philip the Apostle; Gregory Palamas, Archbishop of Thessaloniki; Holy Great New Martyr Constantine of Hydra; Justinian the Emperor and his wife[...]
15
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 15 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
Nativity Fast Begins
Nativity Fast Begins
Nov 15 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/15/2019 Saints and Feasts: Nativity Fast Begins; Guria, Shamuna, and Habib, Martyrs and Confessors of Edessa; Thomas, Archbishop of Constantinople Strict Fast Epistle Reading: St.[...]
16
Matthew the Apostle & Evangelist
Matthew the Apostle & Evangelist
Nov 16 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/16/2019 Saints and Feasts: Matthew the Apostle & Evangelist Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Letter to the Romans 10:11-21; 11:1-2 Brethren, the[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 5:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Nov 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday's Liturgy
In order to better prepare our minds and hearts to receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, it is incumbent upon every serious Orthodox Christian to attend the[...]
17
9th Sunday of Luke
9th Sunday of Luke
Nov 17 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/17/2019 Saints and Feasts: 9th Sunday of Luke; Gregory the Wonderworker & Bishop of Neo-Caesarea; Gennadios I and Maximus, Patriarchs of Constantinople; Righteous Mother Hilda[...]
Parish General Assembly
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
SOFIA Children’s Program 9:30 am
SOFIA Children’s Program
Nov 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
SOFIA Children's Program
SOFIA is our weekly religious education program for children, from 9:30 am to 10:00am. Children who are able to read are taught to serve as readers and chanters in the[...]
18
Plato the Great Martyr of Ancyra
Plato the Great Martyr of Ancyra
Nov 18 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/18/2019 Saints and Feasts: Plato the Great Martyr of Ancyra; Holy Martyr Romanus; Zaccheus the Deacon; Holy New Martyr Anastasius of Paramythia; Martyr Romanos the[...]
19
Obadiah the Prophet
Obadiah the Prophet
Nov 19 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/19/2019 Saints and Feasts: Obadiah the Prophet; Martyrs Barlaam of Caesarea and Heliodorus; Anthimos, Thallalaeos, Christopher, Euphemia & her children, the Martyrs Fast Day (Fish[...]
20
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 20 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
The Forefeast of the Presentation of the Theotokos into the Temple
The Forefeast of the Presentation of the Theotokos into the Temple
Nov 20 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/20/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Forefeast of the Presentation of the Theotokos into the Temple; Gregory the Righteous of Decapolis; Proclus, Archbishop of Constantinople Strict[...]
21
The Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple
The Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple
Nov 21 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/21/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Matins Gospel Reading: Luke 1:39-49, 56 In those days,[...]
Seniors Group 11:00 am
Seniors Group
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Our Seniors Group enjoys a monthly get together with food, fellowship, bible study, singing and planning of fun outings, fundraisers for charities and other events. Join us!
22
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 22 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
Archippus the Apostle, Philemon the Apostle & his wife, Apphia, Onesimos the Disciple of Paul
Archippus the Apostle, Philemon the Apostle & his wife, Apphia, Onesimos the Disciple of Paul
Nov 22 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/22/2019 Saints and Feasts: Archippus the Apostle, Philemon the Apostle & his wife, Apphia, Onesimos the Disciple of Paul; Holy Martyr Cecilia and those with[...]
23
Amphilochius, Bishop of Iconium
Amphilochius, Bishop of Iconium
Nov 23 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/23/2019 Saints and Feasts: Amphilochius, Bishop of Iconium; Gregory, Bishop of Agrigentum; Ischyrion, Bishop of Egypt; Afterfeast of the Entry of the Theotokos into the[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 5:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Nov 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday's Liturgy
In order to better prepare our minds and hearts to receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, it is incumbent upon every serious Orthodox Christian to attend the[...]
24
13th Sunday of Luke
13th Sunday of Luke
Nov 24 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/24/2019 Saints and Feasts: 13th Sunday of Luke; Our Holy Father Clement, Pope of Rome; Peter, Archbishop of Alexandria; Hermogenes, the Martyr; Afterfeast of the[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Nov 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
SOFIA Children’s Program 9:30 am
SOFIA Children’s Program
Nov 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
SOFIA Children's Program
SOFIA is our weekly religious education program for children, from 9:30 am to 10:00am. Children who are able to read are taught to serve as readers and chanters in the[...]
25
Catherine the Great Martyr of Alexandria
Catherine the Great Martyr of Alexandria
Nov 25 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/25/2019 Saints and Feasts: Catherine the Great Martyr of Alexandria; Apodosis of the Presentation of the Theotokos into the Temple; Mercurius the Great Martyr of[...]
26
Alypius the Stylite of Adrianopolis
Alypius the Stylite of Adrianopolis
Nov 26 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/26/2019 Saints and Feasts: Alypius the Stylite of Adrianopolis; Nicon; Stylianos the Monk of Paphlagonia; Akakios of Sinai who is mentioned in The Ladder; George[...]
27
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 27 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
James the Great Martyr of Persia
James the Great Martyr of Persia
Nov 27 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/27/2019 Saints and Feasts: James the Great Martyr of Persia; Nathaniel of Nitria & Pinouphrios of Egypt, the Righteous; James the Wonderworker, Bishop of Rostov;[...]
28
Stephen the New
Stephen the New
Nov 28 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/28/2019 Saints and Feasts: Stephen the New; Irenarchos & his Companion Martyrs at Sebaste; Auxentius, 16 Martyrs of Tiberioupolis Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Epistle Reading:[...]
29
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Nov 29 all-day
Jesus said, ‘and when you fast, do not look dismal, like the hypocrites,  for they disfigure their faces that their fasting may be seen by men. Truly, I say to you,[...]
Paramonus, Philumenus, and their 370 Companion Martyrs in Bithynia
Paramonus, Philumenus, and their 370 Companion Martyrs in Bithynia
Nov 29 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/29/2019 Saints and Feasts: Paramonus, Philumenus, and their 370 Companion Martyrs in Bithynia; Our Righteous Father Nicholas, Archbishop of Thessolonica; Dionysios, Bishop of Corinth; Phaedrus[...]
30
Andrew the First- Called Apostle
Andrew the First- Called Apostle
Nov 30 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 11/30/2019 Saints and Feasts: Andrew the First- Called Apostle; Froumentios, Archbishop of Abyssina; Alexander the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Mithymna Fast Day (Fish Allowed) Matins Gospel[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 5:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday's Liturgy
In order to better prepare our minds and hearts to receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, it is incumbent upon every serious Orthodox Christian to attend the[...]