Sunday, August 27, 2017 / 12th Sunday After Pentecost
Today’s Readings: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 Matthew 19:16-26
Feast for Beheading of St. John the Baptist
✦We will sing a Panikhida for the 6th Anniversary of the Repose of Archbishop Dmitri (founding bishop of our diocese) at 6:15pm, prior to the Great Vespers for the Beheading of St. John, Monday evening, August 28. ✦Liturgy for St. John’s Beheading is served at 9:30am on Tuesday Reminder: St. John’s Feast Day is a Strict Fasting Day.
Vespers on Wednesday, August 30 at 6:30pm. “The Place of St. John the Baptist” is the topic for the weekly catechesis following the service.
Two Events Marking the Beginning of the New Church Year
1)Akathist “Glory to God for All Things” on Thur. Aug. 31, 6:30pm at St. Andrew Antiochian Orthodox Church in Lexington
2) Moleben for the New Church Year on Fri. Sept. 1 at noon at St. Athanasius