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

APRIL 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 31
HOLY CROSS
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by 9th day for Vladimir Ermolenkov Sr. Coffee hour
 
Fast: wine & oil
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2
 
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3
6:00 Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
4
Fast
5
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6
MEMORIAL SATURDAY
9:30 Divine Liturgy
5:00 Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
7
JOHN CLIMACUS
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by Litiya for the PMTF and annual commemorations. Coffee hour


 
Fast: wine & oil
8
6:30pm Church board and Trustees meeting
Fast
9
 
Fast
10
6:00 Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
11
6:00 Little Compline and the Reading of St. Andrew of Crete
Fast
12
6:00 Akathistos to the Holy Virgin
Fast
13
Cemetery cleanup
9:00 til ?
 
5:00 Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
14
MARY OF EGYPT
9:30 Divine Liturgy. Litiya for Madelyn Matala and Kevin Kehn. Coffee hour

 
Fast: wine & oil
15
Fast
16
 
Fast
17
6:00 Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
18
Fast
19
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20
LAZARUS SATURDAY
9:30 Divine Liturgy
5:00 Vigil (Blessing of palms and willows)
Fast: wine & oil
21
PALM SUNDAY
9:00 General Confession
9:15 Blessing of Willows
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by Litiya for Archpriest Paul Pascavage. Coffee hour
12:00 Bridegroom Matins
 
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
22
HOLY AND GREAT MONDAY
6:00 Bridegroom Matins
Fast
23
HOLY AND GREAT TUESDAY
 6:00 Bridegroom Matins
Fast
24
HOLY AND GREAT WEDNESDAY

3:00 Presanctified Liturgy
6:00 Unction Service
Fast
25
HOLY AND GREAT THURSDAY

3:00 Vesperal Divne Liturgy (Institution of Eucharist)
6:00 Matins and 12 gospels
Fast
26
HOLY AND GREAT FRIDAY

(Cheesecake and Pascha Bread pickup)

3:00 Vespers of the Crucifixion
6:00 Matins of the Deposition
Fast
27
HOLY AND GREAT SATURDAY

3:00 Blessing of Paschal Baskets
3:30 General Confession
4:00 Vesperal Divine Liturgy Descent into Hades
 
Fast: wine & oil
28
PASCHA
8:00am Nocturnes
8:30am Matins
9:30am Divine Liturgy followed by Agape Meal
12 Noon Paschal Vespers
Fast free
29
BRIGHT MONDAY
9:30 Divine Liturgy  
Fast free
30
 
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May 1
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May 2
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May 3
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May 4
Concession stand cleanup
9am til?
5:00 Vespers
Fast free