St. Mark Of Ephesus Orthodox Church
Orthodox Church of America
261 Main Street, Kingston, Massachusetts 02364
2019 Liturgical Calendar, February - September, Great Lent & Pascha

FEBRUARY

17: Publican & Pharisee (Fast Free Week) | Fr. Kevin Kalish celebrating Divine Liturgy

24: Prodigal Son | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

 

MARCH

02: Memorial Saturday | Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers 6:00 PM

03: Meatfare, Sunday of Last Judgement | Confessions 9:00 AM | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

10: Forgiveness Sunday, Cheesefare, Meat Fast | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Forgiveness Vespers with the Rite of Forgiveness immediately following 

11: Beginning of the Great Fast

13: Wednesday Presanctified Liturgy 6:00 PM

17: Sunday of Orthodoxy | Fr. Kevin Kalish celebrating Divine Liturgy

20: Wednesday Presanctified Liturgy 6:00 PM

24: ANNUNCIATION MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS combined with Sunday readings | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy 

27: Wednesday Presanctified Liturgy 6:00 PM

31: Veneration Precious Cross | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

 

APRL

03: Wednesday Presanctified Liturgy 6:00 PM

06: Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers 6:00 PM

07: St. John Climacus | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

10: Wednesday Presanctified Liturgy 6:00 PM

14: St. Mary of Egypt | Fr. Kevin Kalish celebrating Divine Liturgy

17: Wednesday Presactified Liturgy 6:00 PM

21: PALM SUNDAY | Confessions 9:00 AM | Blessing of the Palms 9:30 AM | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy 

24: Wednesday Holy Unction 6:00 PM (No Presanctified)

25: Holy Thursday Vesperal Divine Liturgy 10:00 AM | Matins of Holy Friday 6:00 PM & Twelve Passion Gospels

26: Vespers of Holy Friday 3:00 PM (Strict Fast) | Matins & Lamentations of Holy Saturday 6:00 PM

27: Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil 10:00 AM | Paschal Compline/Matins/Liturgy 11:30 PM

28: GREAT & HOLY PASCHA | Vespers of Pascha "Agape Vespers" 2:00 PM

29: Beginning of Bright Week (No Fast)

 

MAY

04: Great Vespers 6:00 PM (No Confessions)

05: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

12: Celebrant to be determined

19: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

26: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

 

JUNE
01: Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers 6:00 PM

02: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy

09: AFTERFEAST OF THE ASCENSION including the readings of the Holy Fathers | Fr. Kevin Kalish celebrant 

16: HOLY PENTECOST "Kneeling Vespers" to follow immediately | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Laura directing the Choir

23: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Jen directing the Choir

30: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Gina directing the Choir

 

JULY

06: Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers 6:00 PM

07: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Jen directing the Choir

14: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Laura directing the Choir

21: Fr. Kevin celebrating Divine Liturgy | Gina directing the Choir

28: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Gina directing the Choir

 

AUGUST

03: Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers 6:00 PM | Fr. Bacon Celebrant | Laura directing the Choir

04: Celebrant to be determined | Gina directing the Choir

11: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Gina directing the Choir

18: AFTERFEAST OF THE DORMITION including Sunday Readings | Celebrant to be determined | Jen directing the Choir

25: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Laura directing the Choir

 

SEPTEMBER

01: Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Church New Year | Laura directing the Choir

07: Confessions 5:00 PM | Great Vespers for the Feast 6:00 PM

08: NATIVITY MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS | Fr. John celebrating Divine Liturgy | Gina directing the Choir

15: EXALTATION OF THE PRECIOUS CROSS | Celebrant to be determined | Gina directing the Choir