Dormition Fast & August

The first half of August in the Orthodox Church (Aug. 1-14) is set aside as a special season of fasting and reflection. The two-week Dormition Fast precedes the Great Feast of the Dormition of the...

Bulletin July 21, 2019

Bulletin July 21, 2019 5th Sunday After Pentecost Epistle Reading Rom. 10:1-10 Gospel Reading Matt. 8:28-9:1 Vespers at 6:30pm on Wednesday, July 24. 7:20pm Christian Ed Class: Mission Work in our own back yard....

Bulletin July 14, 2019

Bulletin July 14, 2019 4th Sunday After Pentecost Epistle Reading Rom. 6:18-23 Gospel Reading Matt. 8:5-13 Vespers at 6:30pm on Wednesday, July 17. The Christian Education Class will view a film on the life...

Bulletin July 7, 2019

Bulletin July 7, 2019 Epistle Reading Rom. 5:1-10 Gospel Reading Matt. 6:22-33 Vespers at 6:30pm on Wednesday, July 10. The Christian Education Class will conclude the study on Orthodoxy & Contemporary Issues. July is...

Bulletin for June 30, 2019

Bulletin June 30, 2019 Synaxis of the 12 Apostles / All Saints of North America 2nd Sunday After Pentecost Epistle Reading Rom. 2:10-16 Gospel Reading Matt. 4:18-23 We will commemorate St. John of Shanghai...

Bulletin June 23, 2019

Bulletin June 23, 2019 Synaxis of All Saints Epistle Reading Heb. 11:33-12:2 Gospel Reading Matt. 10:32-33,37-38;19:27-30 Apostles’ Fast is June 24 – June 28 The Feast for the Nativity of St. John the Baptist...

Bulletin June 16, 2019

  Holy Pentecost Readings For June 16, 2019 Acts 2:1-11 John 7:37-52;8:12 The Week after Pentecost is a fast-free week! We begin the week Monday with Holy Spirit Liturgy at 9:30am and a Festal...

Summertime in the Parish

As in most Orthodox parishes, summertime at St. Athanasius offers a more relaxed pace of church life, especially compared to the springtime (Lent and Pascha,) early fall (various feasts and “back to school,”) and...

Bulletin June 9, 2019

Bulletin June 9, 2019 7th Sunday of Pascha Fathers of Nicea Epistle Reading:   Acts 20:16-18,28-36 Gospel Reading:   John 17:1-13 Vespers at 6:30pm on Wednesday, June 12. Following the Christian Education Class will meet and...

Bulletin June 2, 2019

Bulletin June 2, 2019

Bulletin June 2, 2019 6th Sunday of Pascha Blind Man Sunday Epistle Reading   Acts 16:16-34 Gospel Reading   John 9:1-38 One of the Great Feasts of our Orthodox Faith comes 40 days after Pascha—The Ascension...