ST. MICHAEL'S ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH
1182 Ashland Street - Greensburg, PA 15601
724-834-1311 (voice) - 724-834-1912 (fax)
DECEMBER 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1

8:45 - ORTHROS
10:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Church School
Parish Meeting begins with elections in church; moves to hall


5:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY of Monday; in Arabic;
Prophet Habakkuk
Fr. Meletios Zafaran celebrating

Fast: wine & oil
2


5:00 PM - NAT. PARAKLESIS
6:00 PM - Bible Reading/Study
        Gospel of St. John

7:00 to 9:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
3


6:00 PM - VESPERS DIVINE LITURGY

7:00 to 9:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
4


6:00 PM - NATIVITY PARAKLESIS

7:00 to 9:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
5


5:00 PM - VESPERS DIVINE LITURGY
     Nicholas of Myra

Pasta Dinner follows

Fast
6
St. Nicholas
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
7

8:00 AM - NATIVITY PARAKLESIS
9:30 AM - Mini-Retreat (Shadids)

 


3:00
Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
8

8:45 AM - ORTHROS
9:25 AM - Choir Rehearsal
10:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Church School

Antiochian Women’s Mtg


4:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY of Monday; in Arabic;
Conception of the Theotokos
Fr. Meletios Zafaran celebrating

4:00 PM
MALE CHORUS CONCERT
St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church
601 Boone Ave.
Canonsburg, PA

Fast: wine & oil
9

9:00 AM - NAT. PARAKLESIS


6:00 PM - Bible Reading/Study
Gospel of St. John

 

Fast
10

9:00 AM- NATIVITY PAR’ESIS


6:00 to 8:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
11

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Daniel the Stylite

Fast
12

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Spyridon of Trymithous

Fast
13

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Herman of Alaska

Fast
14

9:00 AM - NAT. PARAKLESIS
10:00 AM-12 - Bake Sale Pick-Up

6:00 Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
15

8:45 AM - ORTHROS
9:25 AM - Choir Rehearsal
10:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
     Church School
CS Teachers/Staff Meeting
Choir Rehearsal


4:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY of Monday; in Arabic;
Propher Haggai

Fr. Meletios Zafaran celebrating

Fast: wine & oil
16

9:00 AM - NAT. PARAKLESIS

 


6:00 PM - Bible Reading/Study
Gospel of St. John

7:00 to 9:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
17

9:00 AM–DIVINE LITURGY
Daniel & the Three Holy Youths


7:00 PM - Parish Council Meeting

 

Fast
18


6:00 PM - HOLY UNCTION
(As celebrated in Holy Week)

Fast
19

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Martyr Boniface

Fast
20

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Ignatius of Antioch

Fast
21

9 AM - Nativity PARAKLESIS


6:00 Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
22

8:45 AM - ORTHROS
9:25 AM - Choir Rehearsal
10:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
     40 Day Memorial-Martha Craig
Church School

Special Choir Rehearsal


4:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY of Monday; in Arabic;
Forefeast of the Nativity of Christ

Fr. Meletios Zafaran celebrating

Fast: wine & oil
23


NATIVITY of CHRIST
SCHEDULE of SERVICES
5:00 PM - NAT. PARAKLESIS
6:00 to 9:00 PM - Confessions

Fast
24

9:00 AM - ROYAL HOURS & GREAT VESPERS
w/ Old Testament Readings



7:30 PM - Festal ORTHROS

8:40 PM - Traditional Carols
9:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY
     for the Nativity of Christ

Fast
25
NATIVITY OF THE LORD
and Savior Jesus Christ
Glorify Him

 

 

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26
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27

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Protomartyr Stephen

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28


5:00 PM - GREAT VESPERS

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29

8:45 AM - ORTHROS
9:25 AM - Choir Rehearsal
10:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Memorial Sunday Prayers
Install 2020 Parish Council
     Church School

12:30 PM - Abortion Prayers


4:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY of Monday; in Arabic;
Afterfeast of the Nativity of Christ

Fr. Meletios Zafaran celebrating

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30
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31
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Jan 1
Circumcision of the Lord

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
1) Basil the Great
2) Circumcision of Christ
3) the New Year!

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Jan 2

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
1) Seraphim of Sarov
2) Juliana of Lazarevsk

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Jan 3

9:00 AM - DIVINE LITURGY
Genevieve of Paris

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Jan 4

10:00 AM - Budget Meeting

NO Great Vespers
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