ST. MICHAEL'S ORTHODOX CHURCH
Geneva, New York
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SCHEDULE OF SERVICES FOR GREAT LENT & HOLY WEEK & GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA

 

  • FEBRUARY
    • SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH (Cheesefare -- Sunday of Forgiveness):
      • 5:00pm – Service of Forgiveness Vespers

------------------------------------------------first week of great lent-------------------------------------------------

  • MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH:
    • 5:00pm – Service of Great Compline w/Great Canon of St. Andrew (pt.1)
  • TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH:
    • 5:00pm -- Service of Great Compline w/Great Canon of St. Andrew (pt.2)
  • WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST:
    • 5:00pm – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND:
    • 5:00pm -- Service of Great Compline w/Great Canon of St. Andrew (pt.4)
  • FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD:
    • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/the Canon of the Akathist Hymn (1st Stasis)
  • SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
  • SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH (Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy):
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
    • 6:00pm – Mission Vespers at St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church, Syracuse

----------------------------------------------second week of great lent------------------------------------------------

  • WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH:
    • 5:00pm – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • MARCH
    • THURSDAY, MARCH 1ST:
      • 5:00pm -- Service of Great Compline
    • FRIDAY, MARCH 2ND:
      • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/the Canon of the Akathist Hymn (1st Stasis)
    • SATURDAY, MARCH 3RD:
      • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
    • SUNDAY, MARCH 4TH (Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas):
      • 9:30am – Orthros
      • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
      • 6:00pm – Mission Vespers at St. Elias’ Antiochian Orthodox Church, Syracuse

----------------------------------------------third week of great lent------------------------------------------------

  • WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7TH:
    • 5:00pm – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • THURSDAY, MARCH 8TH:
    • 5:00pm -- Service of Great Compline
  • FRIDAY, MARCH 9TH:
    • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/the Canon of the Akathist Hymn (2nd Stasis)
  • SATURDAY, MARCH 10TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
  • SUNDAY, MARCH 11TH (Sunday of the Holy Cross):
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
    • 6:00pm – Mission Vespers at Sts. Peter & Paul Orthodox Church, Syracuse

----------------------------------------------fourth week of great lent------------------------------------------------

  • WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14TH:
    • 5:00pm – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Compline
  • FRIDAY, MARCH 16TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers w/the Canon of the Akathist Hymn (4th Stasis)
  • SATURDAY, MARCH 17TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
  • SUNDAY, MARCH 18TH (Sunday of St. John of the Ladder):
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
    • 6:00pm – Mission Vespers at St. Nicholas’ Orthodox Church, Auburn

----------------------------------------------fifth week of great lent------------------------------------------------

  • WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21ST:
    • 5:00PM – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • THURSDAY, MARCH 22ND:
    • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/Canon of St. Andrew -&- Life of St. Mary of Egypt
  • FRIDAY, MARCH 23RD:
    • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/the Canon of the Akathist Hymn
  • SATURDAY, MARCH 24TH:
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
  • SUNDAY, MARCH 25TH: THE ANNUNCIATION (in place of St. Mary of Egypt)
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
    • 6:00pm – Mission Vespers at Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church, Syracuse

------------------------------------------------sixth week of great lent------------------------------------------------

  • WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28TH:
    • 5:00pm – Liturgy of the Pre-sanctified Gifts
  • THURSDAY, MARCH 29TH:
    • Great Compline
  • FRIDAY, MARCH 30TH:
    • 5:00pm – Little Compline w/Canon of St. Lazarus the Friend of Christ
  • SATURDAY, MARCH 31ST:
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy for the Raising of St. Lazarus
    • 5:00pm – Great Vespers
  • APRIL
    • SUNDAY, APRIL 1ST: (PALM SUNDAY -- the Entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem):
      • 9:30am – Orthros
      • 10:30am – Divine Liturgy
      • 5:00pm – Bridegroom Matins

------------------------------------------------------HOLY WEEK---------------------------------------------------------

  • MONDAY, APRIL 2ND:
    • 5:00pm – Bridegroom Matins
  • TUESDAY, APRIL 3RD:
    • 5:00pm – Bridegroom Matins
  • WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4TH:
    • 5:00pm – Service of Sanctifying of the Holy Oil -&- Unction (anointing)
  • THURSDAY, APRIL 5TH:
    • 10:30am – Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil
    • 5:00pm – Orthros -&- the Twelve Passion Gospels (the procession with the Cross)
  • FRIDAY, APRIL 6TH:
    • 9:00am – Royal Hours
    • 1:00pm – Great Vespers w/taking down of Christ from the Cross
    • 5:00pm – Orthros -&- Lamentations
  • SATURDAY, APRIL 7TH – GREAT & HOLY SATURDAY
    • 9:30am – Orthros
    • 10:30am – Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St. Basil for the Harrowing of Hell 
  • 10:00pm – Vigil of Holy Pascha:
    • “Midnight Office” – Resurrection (Rush) Service – Paschal Orthros –
      and the Paschal Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom
  • SUNDAY, APRIL 8TH – HOLY PASCHA
    • 12:00pm (Noon) – Agape Vespers
    • 1:00pm – Festival Lamb & Ham Dinner sponsored by the Parish Council

 

 

 

SINCE WE HAVE SERVICES EACH WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH BRIGHT WEEK, ST. MICHAEL'S WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ASSIST WITH NEIGHBOR'S NIGHT UNTIL MID-APRIL.

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IMPORTANT – YOU ARE NEEDED! – Help with NEIGHBORS NIGHT:   

Please remember that our parish is committed to helping our neighborhood children by volunteering 1 or 2 hours on Wednesday evenings (volunteers serve from 5:00pm-7:00pm) at St. Peter’s Church (schedule matches the Geneva Public School schedule for vacations, etc.).

Your participation is crucial so that our parish can help make a difference in a child’s life.  Please make room in your schedule -- THANKS!

 

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