Christmas + Theophany  2017

Everyone is welcome - especially family, friends, neighbours and guests visiting from afar! Join us as we celebrate the feast of the Nativity. 

Schedule of Services Nativity of Christ - Christmas

Friday December 22 

8 am Царські Часи - Royal Hours (Eng./Ukr.)

Sunday December 24 CHRISTMAS EVE | СВЯТИЙ ВЕЧІР

10 am Divine Liturgy

1 pm Nativity Vespers & Holy Confession

Strict Fast – Строгий Піст

8 pm Повечеріє/Great Compline followed by Festal Matins 9pm with placement of Icon, Gospel, Мировання/Annointing and Коляда/Carols.

Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.

Ось Діва в утробі зачне, і Сина породить, і назвеш ім’я Йому: Еммануїл.
— Isaiah 7:14

Monday December 25 NATIVITY OF CHRIST | РІЗДВО ХРИСТОВE | CHRISTMAS

9:30 am Hours

10 am Festal Divine Liturgy - Коляда / Carols and Fellowship

Tuesday Dec. 26  Собор Пресв. Богородиці - Synaxis of Mother of God

10 am Divine Liturgy

Wednesday Dec. 27 Св. Первомученика Стефана St. Stephen First martyr

10 am  Divine Liturgy

* although unlikely- schedule changes may occur. Please double check closer to December 23rd for updates.

 

THEOPHANY – БОГОЯВЛEННЯ

service times TBD soon.

January 5 - THEOPHANY EVE

Strict Fast - Строгий Піст

Царські Часи - Royal Hours (Eng./Ukr.) 

Theophany Vespers with Liturgy of St. Basil – followed by Great Blessing of Water and Свята Вечеря/Holy Supper in the Parish Hall

Повечеріє/Great Compline followed by Festal Matins with placement of Icon, Gospel, Мировання/Anointing

January 6 - HOLY THEOPHANY | СВЯТО БОГОЯВЛEННЯ

Свята Літургія Коляда – Carols and Fellowship

January 7 – Saturday Собор/Synaxis of St. John the Baptist

Свята Літургія/Divine Liturgy Коляда – Carols and Fellowship

 

video clip Nativity 2016 here and here and here