Christmas 2019 at St. Athanasius

The Great Feast of the Nativity of our Lord approaches and we ready ourselves for this splendid festival! A number of feasts have marked our journey through the Nativity Fast, thus far–including St. Nicholas Day and St. Herman Day. This past weekend, we welcomed Fr. Silviu Bunta, who led a powerful retreat, sessions of which you can hear via this link.) Here are the services and events that lie before us as we complete our preparations for Christmas.

  • Saturday Before Nativity (Dec. 21)
    • 630pm Vigil & Confessions
  • Sunday Before Nativity (Dec. 22)
    • 9am Sunday School
    • 10am Divine Liturgy & Fellowship Hour
  • December 23 Services 
    • 9am Royal Hours Preceding Nativity
    • 1030am Confessions
    • 630pm Pre-Feast Vespers
    • 720pm Confessions (Last Call!) 
  • Christmas Eve Services 
    • 10am Vesperal Liturgy for Eve of Nativity
    • 630pm Great Vigil for Nativity & Carols
  • Christmas Day Service
    • 8am Nativity Liturgy
  • 2nd Day of Christmas/Synaxis of Theotokos (Dec. 26)
    • 9am Festal Liturgy & Festal Breakfast in Hall (potluck)
  • New Year’s Eve
    • 530pm Vesperal Liturgy for St. Basil/Circumcision
    • 730pm-1am New Year’s Dinner & Dance

Our online calendar has been updated for Epiphany (Theophany) Services and up through the end of January. We welcome all visitors and hope that you will join us in the festive days to come!

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