Monthly Calendar

Liturgical Program and Event Calendar for the Months of December and January:

For a calendar that has all of the daily saints and feasts, please click here.

Unless specified otherwise, Orthros (Matins) begin at 9:00 A.M. and are followed by the Divine Liturgy at 10:15 A.M.



  
DECEMBER 2019 LITURGICAL SCHEDULE


(Nativity Fast continues through December 24)

Sunday, December 1. Fourteenth Sunday of Luke. Prophet Naum; St. Philaret. 

Epistle: Ephesians 2:14-22

Gospel: Luke 18:35-43 (pp. 114-115) [Healing of Blind Man]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.

 

Sunday, December 8.  Tenth Sunday of Luke.  St. Patapios; Prefeast Conception.

Epistle: Ephesians 4:1-7

Gospel: Luke 13:10-17 (pp.109-110) [Healing of Woman Bent Over for 18 years]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.

 

Sunday, December 15. Eleventh Sunday of Luke.  Holy Forefathers of Christ.     St. Eleutherios; Deaconesss Susanna.

Epistle: II Timothy 1:8-18

Gospel:Luke 14:16-24 (p.110-112) [Geneology of Christ]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.

Christmas Luncheon.

 

Sunday, December 22.  Sunday before the Nativity.  Great Martyr Anastasia.  Holy Ancestors of the Lord: All God Pleasers from our ancestor Adam to St. Joseph the Betrothed and all the Prophets.

Epistle: Hebrews 11: 9-10; 32-40

Gospel: Matthew 1:1-25 (pp. 118-120 ) [The Great Banquet]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.

 

Wednesday, December 25THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD GOD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST (CHRISTMAS DAY) Adoration of the Magi.

Epistle: Galatians 4:4-7

Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12 [pp. 122-123] [Nativity of Lord]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.

 

Sunday, December 29.  Sunday after Nativity.  St. Joseph the Betrothed, Prophet David the King and St. James, Brother of the Lord.  Holy Innocents.  Righteous Marcellus.

Epistle: Galatians 1:11-19

Gospel: Matthew 2:13-23 (pp. 123-125) [Flight to Egypt; Holy Innocents]

Divine Liturgy- 10:00 a.m.


 
 
JANUARY 2020 LITURGICAL SCHEDULE

  

Wednesday, January 1, Wednesday. Circumcision of the Lord; St. Basil the Great; New Year's Day. 

A BLESSED NEW YEAR TO EVERYONE!

Epistle: Colossians 2:8-12

Gospel: Luke 2:20-21;40-52 [Jesus circumcised; Jesus in the Temple]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

 

Sunday, January 5. Sunday before and Eve of Theophany;Holy Martyrs Theopemptus & Theonas.

Epistle: II Timothy 4:5-8

Gospel: Mark 1:1-8  [St. John the Baptist baptizing in the Jordan]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

Blessing of Water for Theophany: the Baptism of the Lord in the Jordan.

 

Sunday, January 12. Sunday after Theophany; St. Tatiana, martyr of Rome.

Epistle:  Ephesians 4:7-13

Gospel:  Matthew 4:12-17 (pp. 127-128) [The Lord Preaches Repentance]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

Cutting of Vasilopita Bread/ St. Basil's Academy

 

Sunday, January 19. Twelfth Sunday of Luke; St. Macarius the Great of Egypt.

Epistle: Colossians 3:4-11;

Gospel: Luke 17:12-19  (pp.110-111) [Healing Ten Lepers]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

 

Sunday, January 26. Fifteenth Sunday of Luke; St. Xenophon & Companions.

Epistle: St. Paul's First Letter to Timothy 4:9-15;

Gospel: Luke 19:1-10 (pp 115-117). [Zaccheus the Tax Collector]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

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