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 Matins
10:00 Divine Liturgy
11:20 Church School
Fast: wine & oil
23
Fast
24

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


7:30 PM - Festal ORTHROS
9:00 PM - DIVINE LITURGY
     for the Nativity of Christ

Fast
25
NATIVITY OF THE LORD
Fast free
26
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27
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28
6:00 Great Vespers
Fast free
29
8:45 Matins
10:00 Divine Liturgy
11:20 Church School
Fast free
30
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31
Fast free
Jan 1
Circumcision of the Lord
Fast free
Jan 2
Fast free
Jan 3
Fast free
Jan 4
6:00 Great Vespers
Fast free
Please consult the Sunday bulletin for changes to the monthly calendar.