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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Ecclesiastical New Year
Ecclesiastical New Year
Sep 1 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/01/2019 Saints and Feasts: Ecclesiastical New Year; Symeon the Stylite; Synaxis of the Recovery of the Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos of Miasenae ;[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
2
Mammas the Martyr
Mammas the Martyr
Sep 2 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/02/2019 Saints and Feasts: Mammas the Martyr; John the Abstainer, Patriarch of Constantinople; Paul, Patriarch of Constantinople; Ammon & Aeithalas the Martyrs of Thrace; Cosmas[...]
3
Anthimus, Bishop of Nicomedea
Anthimus, Bishop of Nicomedea
Sep 3 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/03/2019 Saints and Feasts: Anthimus, Bishop of Nicomedea; Holy Father Theoctistus and his fellow struggler Euthymius the Great; Polydorus the Martyr of New Ephesus; Translation[...]
Orthodox Life Discussion Group – Vallejo 6:30 pm
Orthodox Life Discussion Group – Vallejo
Sep 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
At the home of Fr. Ninos and Pres. Tina Oshaana
4
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Sep 4 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,[...]
Babylas the Holy Martyr
Babylas the Holy Martyr
Sep 4 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/04/2019 Saints and Feasts: Babylas the Holy Martyr; Moses the Prophet & Godseer; Hermione the Martyr, daughter of St. Philip the Deacon; Our Righteous Father[...]
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos 6:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Join us for the Small Paraklesis (Supplication) service to the Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary.  Beginning with a service on Thursday, August 1st,  we will sing the Small Paraklesis on[...]
5
Holy Prophet Zacharias, Father of the Venerable Forerunner
Holy Prophet Zacharias, Father of the Venerable Forerunner
Sep 5 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/05/2019 Saints and Feasts: Holy Prophet Zacharias, Father of the Venerable Forerunner; Urban, Theodore, & Medimnos the Hieromartyrs and the 77 Companions at Nicomedea Epistle[...]
6
The Commemoration of the Miracle Wrought by Archangel Michael in Colossae (Chonae)
The Commemoration of the Miracle Wrought by Archangel Michael in Colossae (Chonae)
Sep 6 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/06/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Commemoration of the Miracle Wrought by Archangel Michael in Colossae (Chonae); Holy Martyr Calodote Fast Day (Wine and Oil Allowed)[...]
7
The Forefeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos
The Forefeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos
Sep 7 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/07/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Forefeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos; Sozon the Martyr; Kassiani the Hymnographer; Euodos and Onesiphoros, Apostles of the 70;[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
8
Sunday before Holy Cross
Sunday before Holy Cross
Sep 8 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/08/2019 Saints and Feasts: Sunday before Holy Cross; The Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary; Sophronios, Bishop of Iberia Matins[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
9
The Holy & Righteous Ancestors of God, Joachim and Anna
The Holy & Righteous Ancestors of God, Joachim and Anna
Sep 9 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/09/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Holy & Righteous Ancestors of God, Joachim and Anna; Severian the Martyr of Sebastia; Theophanes the Confessor; Afterfeast of the[...]
10
Menodora, Metrodora, & Nymphodora the Martyrs
Menodora, Metrodora, & Nymphodora the Martyrs
Sep 10 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/10/2019 Saints and Feasts: Menodora, Metrodora, & Nymphodora the Martyrs; Poulcheria the Empress; Afterfeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Second[...]
11
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Sep 11 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,[...]
Theodora of Alexandria
Theodora of Alexandria
Sep 11 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/11/2019 Saints and Feasts: Theodora of Alexandria; Euphrosynos the Cook; Demetrios & Evanthea the Martyrs & their son Demetrianos; Sergius and Herman of Valaam, Finland;[...]
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos 6:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Join us for the Small Paraklesis (Supplication) service to the Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary.  Beginning with a service on Thursday, August 1st,  we will sing the Small Paraklesis on[...]
12
Apodosis of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary
Apodosis of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary
Sep 12 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/12/2019 Saints and Feasts: Apodosis of the Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary; Autonomos the Martyr; Hieromartyr Cornatus, Bishop of[...]
13
Forefeast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross
Forefeast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross
Sep 13 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/13/2019 Saints and Feasts: Forefeast of the Elevation of the Holy Cross; The Consecration of the Church of the Holy Resurrection (Holy Sepulchre); Cornelius the[...]
14
The Elevation of the Venerable and Life-Giving Cross
The Elevation of the Venerable and Life-Giving Cross
Sep 14 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/14/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Elevation of the Venerable and Life-Giving Cross; Commemoration of the 6th Ecumenical Council Strict Fast Matins Gospel Reading: John 12:28-36[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 8:30 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 14 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Matins – 8:30am Divine Liturgy: 10:00am
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
15
Sunday after Holy Cross
Sunday after Holy Cross
Sep 15 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/15/2019 Saints and Feasts: Sunday after Holy Cross; Nikitas the Great Martyr; Philotheos the Righteous; Bessarion of Larissa; Righteous Father Symeon, Archbishop of Thessolonica; John[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Matins begins at 9:00am followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00am
Start of SOFIA – Sunday School Program 9:30 am
16
Euphemia the Great Martyr
Euphemia the Great Martyr
Sep 16 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/16/2019 Saints and Feasts: Euphemia the Great Martyr; Sebastiana, Disciple of St. Paul the Apostle; Dorotheos the Hermit of Egypt; Melitina the Martyr; Afterfeast of[...]
17
Sophia & her three daughters: Faith, Hope, and Love
Sophia & her three daughters: Faith, Hope, and Love
Sep 17 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/17/2019 Saints and Feasts: Sophia & her three daughters: Faith, Hope, and Love; Herakleides & Myron, Bishops of Cyprus; Afterfeast of the Holy Cross Epistle[...]
18
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Sep 18 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,[...]
Eumenius the Wonderworker, Bishop of Gortynia
Eumenius the Wonderworker, Bishop of Gortynia
Sep 18 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/18/2019 Saints and Feasts: Eumenius the Wonderworker, Bishop of Gortynia; Ariadne the Martyr; Afterfeast of the Holy Cross Strict Fast Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s Second[...]
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos 6:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Join us for the Small Paraklesis (Supplication) service to the Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary.  Beginning with a service on Thursday, August 1st,  we will sing the Small Paraklesis on[...]
19
Trophimus, Sabbatius, & Dorymedon the Martyrs
Trophimus, Sabbatius, & Dorymedon the Martyrs
Sep 19 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/19/2019 Saints and Feasts: Trophimus, Sabbatius, & Dorymedon the Martyrs; Afterfeast of the Holy Cross; Plato the new Hieromartyr of Patmos; Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop[...]
20
Eustathius the Great Martyr, his wife and two children
Eustathius the Great Martyr, his wife and two children
Sep 20 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/20/2019 Saints and Feasts: Eustathius the Great Martyr, his wife and two children; Our Righteous Father Eustathius, Archbishop of Thessolonica; Hilarion the New Martyr of[...]
21
Saturday after Holy Cross
Saturday after Holy Cross
Sep 21 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/21/2019 Saints and Feasts: Saturday after Holy Cross; Apodosis of the Elevation of the Venerable and Life-Giving Cross; Quadratus the Apostle; Jonah the Prophet; Isaakios[...]
SOFIA Children’s Program 9:30 am
SOFIA Children’s Program
Sep 21 @ 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[...]
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival 11:00 am
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival
The Napa-Solano County Greek Festival is happening on September 21 – 22! Authentic Homemade Greek Food and Music! Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church 1224 Alabama Street, Vallejo CA
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
22
1st Sunday of Luke
1st Sunday of Luke
Sep 22 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/22/2019 Saints and Feasts: 1st Sunday of Luke; Phocas the Martyr, Bishop of Sinope; Phocas the Cyprian; Isaac & Martinos the Martyrs 26 Monk-martyrs of[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 22 @ 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
Sep 22 @ 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[...]
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival 12:00 pm
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Napa-Solano County Greek Festival
23
The Conception of St. John the Baptist
The Conception of St. John the Baptist
Sep 23 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/23/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Conception of St. John the Baptist; Xanthippe & Polyxene the Righteous; John the New Martyr of Epiros; Nicholas the New[...]
24
The Commemoration of the Miracle of the Theotokos Myrtidiotissis in Kythyra
The Commemoration of the Miracle of the Theotokos Myrtidiotissis in Kythyra
Sep 24 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/24/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Commemoration of the Miracle of the Theotokos Myrtidiotissis in Kythyra; Thecla the Protomartyr & Equal to the Apostles; Silouan of[...]
25
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Sep 25 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,[...]
Euphrosyne of Alexandria
Euphrosyne of Alexandria
Sep 25 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/25/2019 Saints and Feasts: Euphrosyne of Alexandria; Paphnoutios the Martyr & his 546 Companions in Egypt; Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos of Evangelistria, Mochos;[...]
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos 6:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Small Paraklesis to the Holy Theotokos
Join us for the Small Paraklesis (Supplication) service to the Holy Theotokos and Virgin Mary.  Beginning with a service on Thursday, August 1st,  we will sing the Small Paraklesis on[...]
26
The Falling Asleep of St. John the Evangelist and Theologian
The Falling Asleep of St. John the Evangelist and Theologian
Sep 26 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/26/2019 Saints and Feasts: The Falling Asleep of St. John the Evangelist and Theologian; Removal of the Honorable Head of Apostle Andrew the First-Called Matins[...]
27
*Strict Fast
*Strict Fast
Sep 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,[...]
Callistratus the Martyr & his 49 Companions
Callistratus the Martyr & his 49 Companions
Sep 27 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/27/2019 Saints and Feasts: Callistratus the Martyr & his 49 Companions; Mark, Aristarchos, and Zenon, Apostles of the 70; Akylina the New Martyr of Thessaloniki;[...]
28
Chariton the Confessor
Chariton the Confessor
Sep 28 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/28/2019 Saints and Feasts: Chariton the Confessor; Our Righteous Father Alkeisonus, Metropolitan of Nicopolis; Old Epirus; Baruch the Prophet; Neophytos & Auxentios the Martyrs of[...]
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy 6:00 pm
Great Vespers for Sunday’s Liturgy
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 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[...]
29
2nd Sunday of Luke
2nd Sunday of Luke
Sep 29 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/29/2019 Saints and Feasts: 2nd Sunday of Luke; Cyriacus the Hermit of Palestine; Martyr Petronius; Theophanes the Merciful of Gaza; Dionysios I, Patriarch of Constantinople;[...]
Matins & Divine Liturgy 9:00 am
Matins & Divine Liturgy
Sep 29 @ 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
Sep 29 @ 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[...]
30
Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop of Armenia
Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop of Armenia
Sep 30 all-day
Saints, Feasts, and Readings for 09/30/2019 Saints and Feasts: Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop of Armenia; Mardonios & Stratonikos the Martyrs Epistle Reading: St. Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians 16:13-24[...]