ST. JOHN THE THEOLOGIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH
158 West End Avenue - Shirley, NY 11967
631-281-5960   www.stjt.org

APRIL 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
PALM SUNDAY
10:00 Liturgy, Annual Fish Dinner follows
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
2
Holy Monday
7:30 pm Bridegroom Matins
Fast
3
Holy Tuesday
7:30 pm Bridegroom Matins
Fast
4
Holy Wednesday
7:30 pm Bridegroom Matins
8:30 pm Holy Unction
Fast
5
Holy Thursday
10:00 am Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil
7:00 pm 12 Passion Gospels
Fast
6
Holy Friday
4:00 pm Great Vespers
7:00 pm Matins of Lamentations
Fast
7
Holy Saturday
St. Patriarch Tikhon
10:00 am Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil
11:00 pm Paschal Vigil begins
Fast: wine & oil
8
PASCHA
12:00 Noon Paschal Vespers
Fast free
9
Bright Monday
10:00 am Paschal Liturgy,
Agape pot luck
Fast free
10
Bright Tuesday
7:00 pm Pachal Vespers
Fast free
11
Bright Wednesday
Fast free
12
Bright Thursday

7:00 pm Pachal Vespers,
Moleiben for Peace and Reconciliation follows
Fast free
13
Bright Friday
Fast free
14
Bright Saturday
Grave blessings
Fast free
15
Thomas Sunday
The Antipascha
10:00 Liturgy,
Bratby 1-yr Parastas
JOY egg hunt,
Sisterhood mtg
16
17
Day of Rejoicing
"Radonitsa"
18
7:00 pm Choir practice
Fast
19
20
Fast
21
22
Myhrrbearing Women

10:00 Liturgy,
Ladies' Tea: "April Showers"

23
St. George
24
25
Apostle and Evangelist Mark
Fr. J's 25th Anniv. of Priestly Ord.

Moleiben postponed,
7:15 pm Choir

Fast
26
27


7:00 pm (time tbd)

Women's Prayer Group, The Paraklesis

Fast
28
29
Paralytic
10:00 Liturgy
30
May 1
May 2
7:00 pm Choir practice
Fast
May 3
May 4
JOY Cast Party & Bowling Event,
7:00-9:00 pm
Fast
May 5
St. Irene
6:00 pm Vespers

The online calendar (http://www.stjt.org) always supercedes any printed/posted calendar. Please check the website for periodic updates.