Monthly Calendar

Liturgical Program and Event Calendar for the Months of April and May:

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.


APRIL 2018 LITURGICAL SCHEDULE


April 1. Palm Sunday: The Glorious Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem

Epistle: Philipians 4:4-9; Gospel: John 12:1-18 (pp. 145-7) [Entry of Lord into Jerusalem]

9:00 am Orthros/10:15 am Divine Liturgy

 

April 2. Holy Monday: Bridegroom Matins: 6:30 pm 

April 3. Holy Tuesday: Bridegroom Matins: 6:30 pm

April 4. Holy Wednesday: Holy Unction: 6:30 pm

April 5. Holy Thursday: Passion Gospels: 6:30 pm

April 6. Holy Friday: Vespers/Taking Down from Cross: 2:00 pm; Lamentations:6:30 pm

April 7. Holy Saturday:  Epistle: Romans 6:3-11; Gospel: Matthew 28:1-20 [Resurrection]

            10:00 am Divine Liturgy

            11:30 pm. Midnight Paschal Service /Divine Liturgy/ Paschal Breakfast

GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA (Easter Sunday) April 8.

Epistle: Acts: 1-8; Gospel: John 1:1-17 (pp. 45-6) [In the Beginning was the Word...]

Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen! Χριστός Aνέστη!


April 15. Sunday of Thomas. St. Crescens the Martyr. St. Leonidas.

Epistle: Acts 12:1-11; Gospel: John 20:19-31 (pp. 46-48) [Doubting Thomas]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

 

April 22. Sunday of Myrrh-bearing Women. St. Theodore the Sykeote.

Epistle: Acts 6:1-7; Gospel: Mark 15:43-7 (pp. 48-50) [Myrrh-bearing Women at Tomb]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy       


April 29. Sunday of the Paralytic.  Sts. Jason and Sosipater of the Seventy.

Epistle: Acts 9:32-42; Gospel: John 5:1-15 (pp. 50-52) [Healing of Paralytic]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy                                                                   

MAY 2018 LITURGICAL SCHEDULE


May 6. Sunday of the Samaritan Woman.The Prophet Job. St.Stephen Struggler.

Epistle: Acts: 11:19-30; Gospel: John 4:5-42 (pp. 52-56) [Samaritan Woman at Well]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

 

May 13. Sunday of the Blind Man. St. Glykeria of Heraclia. St. Sergios Confessor.

Epistle: Acts 26:1; 12-20; Gospel: John 9:1-38 (pp. 57-58) [Healing of Blind Man]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

Happy Mothers’ Day!

 

May 20. Sunday of the Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council. St. Thallelaios & Companions; St. Mark the Hermit.

Epistle: Acts 20:16-18,28-46; Gospel: John 17:1-13. (pp. 59-60) [Father, Glorify Your Son]

10:00 am Divine Liturgy

 

May 27. Sunday of Holy Pentecost. Hieromartyr Helladios. St. John the Russian.

Epistle: Acts 2:1-11; Gospel: John 7:37-52;8:12 (pp 62-64)     

[coming down of Holy Spirit upon the Apostles]                                                                        

10:00 am Divine Liturgy. Kneeling Vespers of Pentecost.

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