Today’s Readings: 1Cor. 16:13-24 Matt. 21:33-42
In honor of the Venerable Job of Pochaev,
an Akathist will be prayed to him at 11am on August 28.
Memorial Litya for Archbishop Dmitri Tuesday, August 28 at 5pm prior to Great Vespers for St. John’s Beheading.
Archbishop Dmitri (November 2, 1923 – August 28, 2011) was a hierarch of the Orthodox Church in America. He served as archbishop of the church’s Diocese of the South from 1978 to 2009.
The Feast for the Beheading of Prophet & Forerunner St. John the Baptist will be observed with Great Vespers on Tuesday the 28th and Liturgy at 9am on Wednesday. This day is also a strict fast day because of the grief of Christians at the violent death of the saint.
Vespers on Wednesday, August 29 at 6:30pm. Following the Christian Education Class will meet to continue with with the series “Orthodox Reflections on Mere Christianity.” Recordings of these classes can be accessed thru the website.