ST NICHOLAS ORTHODOX CHURCH
67 Saratoga St. - Cohoes, NY 12047
(phone) 518-235-7355 (church basement)

APRIL 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
PALM SUNDAY
9:00am General Confession
9:15am Blessing of Willows
9:30am Divine Liturgy. Coffee hour
6:00pm Bridegroom Matins
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
2
HOLY MONDAY


6:00pm Bridegroom Matins
Fast
3
HOLY TUESDAY


6:00pm Bridegroom Matins
Fast
4
HOLY WEDNESDAY


6:00pm Holy Unction Service
Fast
5
HOLY THURSDAY
3:00pm Vesperal Divine Liturgy of Institution of the Holy Eucharist


6:00pm Matins with 12 Gospel readings
Fast
6
HOLY AND GOOD FRIDAY


3:00pm Vespers of the Crucifixion


6:00pm Matins of the Deposition
Fast
7
HOLY AND GREAT SATURDAY
3:00pm Blessing of baskets
3:30pm General Confession
4:00pm Vesperal Divine Liturgy of Descent into Hades
Fast: wine & oil
8
PASCHA
8:00am Nocturnes and Matins
9:30am Divine Liturgy followed by blessing of baskets and Agape Meal
12:00 (Noon) Vespers of Pascha
Fast free
9
BRIGHT MONDAY
9:30am Divine Liturgy
Fast free
10
6:00pm Icon School
Fast free
11
Fast free
12
Fast free
13
Fast free
14
 


5:00pm Vespers
Fast free
15
THOMAS SUNDAY
9:30am Divine Liturgy. Litiya for Keven Kehn. Blessing of Cross for Iconostasis. Egg Hunt. Coffee hour
16
17
RADONITSA (Return to the graves)
6:00pm Icon school
18
Fast
19
20
Fast
21
9:00 - Cemetery clean up


5:00pm Vespers
22
MYRRH BEARING WOMEN
9:00am General Confession
9:30am Divine Liturgy. Parastas for Gregory Stroyen. Coffee hour.
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24


6:00pm Icon school
 
25
Fast
26
27
8:00am -
Sauerkraut pieroghi making
Fast
28
8:00am -
Sauerkraut pieroghi making


5:00pm Vespers
29
SUNDAY OF THE PARALYTIC
9:30am Divine Liturgy. Litiya for PMTF. Church board and Trustees Meeting. Coffee hour
30
May 1


6:00pm Icon school
May 2
Fast
May 3
May 4
Fast
May 5
9:00- Concession stand clean up


5:00pm Vespers