December 2020

Posted on 2 December 2020 by Admin

Morning worship 6.15 a.m.
Vesper (Evening service) 4.30 p.m.

Tuesday, 1st of December
Holy Prophet Nahum
Righteous Philaret the Merciful
The Blessing of Holy Water will take place after The Morning worship

Monday, 2nd of December
Saint Porphyrios of Kavsokalyvia
The Holy Prophet Avakum
Holy Martyr Myrope of Chios

Thursday, 3rd of December
Holy Prophet Zephaniah (Sophonias)

Friday, 4th of December
Holy Great-martyr Barbara
Venerable John Damascene

Saturday, 5th of December
Venerable Savvas the Sanctified

Sunday, 6th of December
Saint Nicholas the Wonderworker, archbishop of Myra in Lycia

Monday, 7th of December
Saint Ambrose, bishop of Milan

Tuesday, 8th of December
Venerable Patapius of Thebes

Wednesday, 9th of December
The Conception of Saint Anna (Mother of Theotokos)

Thursday, 10th of December
Holy Martyrs Menas, Hermogenes, and Eugraphus

Friday, 11th of December
Saints Nomonos and Vihianos

Saturday, 12th of December
Saint Spyridon the Wonderworker of Tremithon

Sunday, 13th of December
The Sunday of the Holy Forefathers
Holy Martyrs Eustratius, Mardarius, Orestes, Auxentius, Eugene
Holy Martyr Lucia

Monday, 14th of December
Holy Martyrs Thyrsus, Leucius and Callinicus

Tuesday, 15th of December
Hieromartyr Saint Eleftherios, a Young Bishop

Wednesday, 16th of December
Saint Modest, Archbishop of Jerusalem

Thursday, 17th of December
Holy Prophet Daniel
The Three Holy Youths: Ananias, Azarias and Misael
Saint Dionysius of Zakynthos

Friday, 18th of December
The Holy Martyr Sebastian

Saturday, 19th of December
Holy Martyr Boniface
Saints Polievktos and Ares

Sunday, 20th of December
Sunday Before Christmas/ Genealogy of Jesus Christ
On this day the Church commemorates the ancestors of Christ from Adam to Joseph the Betrothed
Hieromartyr Ignatius the God-bearer, bishop of Antioch
Saint John of Kronstadt

Monday, 21st of December
Virgin-martyrs Juliana of Nicomedia and Themistocles of Myra in Lycia

Tuesday , 22nd of December
Holy Great Martyr Anastasia

Wednesday, 23rd of December
The Ten Holy Martyrs of Crete
3.30 p.m. Holy Anointing
4.30 p.m. Vesper

Thursday, 24th of December
Holy Virgin and Martyr Eugenia
6.00 a.m. Great Hours of the Nativity of Christ
Great Christmas Vesper
Great Church Service to Saint Basil the Great
All celebrations will be in the morning, 24th of December (there isn’t Church Service in the evening)

Friday, 25th of December
The Nativity of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ
5 a.m. – 8.00 a.m. Christmas Divine liturgy (first service)
9.00 a.m. -11.00 a.m. Christmas Divine liturgy (second service)

Saturday, 26th of December
The Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos

Sunday, 27th of December
Sunday after the Nativity: Commemoration of the Holy Righteous David the King, Joseph the Betrothed, and James the Brother of the Lord
Holy Protomartyr and Archdeacon Stephen

Thursday, 31th of December
Leavetaking of the Nativity of our Lord
Venerable Melania the Younger of Rome