SCHEDULED DIVINE SERVICES FOR THE WEEK OF: 19 AUGUST 2018



SUNDAY, 6/19 AUGUST: TWELFTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; (Tone 3);
THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD AND GOD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST:

5:00PM-    (Saturday evening)  Vespers
8:40AM-   Hours, Divine Liturgy
                 Epistle: 2Peter,1,10-19                                                       Gospel: Mt.17,1-9

                 Moleben with Blessing of Grapes, Apples and Other Fruits

                 [ Fish is permitted in the dining hall on the Feast of the Transfiguration.]













SUNDAY, 13/26 AUGUST: THIRTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; (Tone 4);
Leave-taking of the Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord; Glorification (662) and Translation
of the Relics of Saint Maximus the Confessor;  Uncovering of the Relics of Blessed Maximus,
Fool-for-Christ, of Moscow(c1547);  Glorification(1783) and Second Uncovering of the Relics
(1991) of Saint Tikhon of Zadonsk, Bishop of Voronezh, Wonderworker; Martyrs Hippolytus,
Iriney, Abundius and Concordia of Rome(+258); Sobor of the Saints of Valaam
(celebrated on the First Sunday after 6 August); Hieromartyrs John, Joasaph and Constantine,
presbyters(+1918); Hieromartyrs Seraphim, Bishop of Dmitrov, Nicholas and Jacob (James) the
presbyters and Alexis the deacon(+1937); Martyr Basil(+1942); Icon of the Mother-of-God called “
The Seven Arrows”(1830):

8:40AM-   Hours, Divine Liturgy
                 Epistle: 1Cor.16,13-24                                                       Gospel: Mt.21,33-42