ST. HERMAN OF ALASKA ORTHODOX CHURCH
126 Reese St. Lake Odessa/Woodbury, MI 48849
(phone) 616-374-8596
APRIL 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 31 (Mar 18)
3rd Sunday of Great Lent
Holy Cross
10:00 Divine Liturgy
2:00 Holy Unction
Fast: wine & oil
1 (Mar 19)
Deanery Unction Service in Ann Arbor
Fast
2 (Mar 20)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
3 (Mar 21)
10:00 Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
4 (Mar 22)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
5 (Mar 23)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
6 (Mar 24)
Soul Saturday
10:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
7 (Mar 25)
ANNUNCIATION
4th Sunday of Great Lent
10:00 Festal Divine Liturgy
2:00 Akathist
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
8 (Mar 26)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
9 (Mar 27)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
10 (Mar 28)
10:00 Presanctified Liturgy
6:00 Great Canon
Fast
11 (Mar 29)
Thursday of the Great Canon
6:00 Vespers
Fast
12 (Mar 30)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
13 (Mar 31)
Laudations of the Mother of God
10:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers w/reading of the Life of St. Mary of Egypt
Fast: wine & oil
14 (Apr 1)
5th Sunday of Great Lent
St. Mary of Egypt
10:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
15 (Apr 2)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
16 (Apr 3)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
17 (Apr 4)
6:00 P.M. Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
18 (Apr 5)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
19 (Apr 6)
6:00 Vespers
Fast
20 (Apr 7)
Lazarus Saturday
10:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
21 (Apr 8)
PALM SUNDAY
10:00 Divine Liturgy
2:00 Bridegroom Matins

Fast: fish, wine, & oil
22 (Apr 9)
Great and Holy Monday
6:00 Bridegroom Matins
Fast
23 (Apr 10)
Great and Holy Tuesday
6:00 Bridegroom Matins
Fast
24 (Apr 11)
Great and Holy Wednesday
6:00 Matins of Holy Thursday
Fast
25 (Apr 12)
Great and Holy Thursday
10:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Matins of Holy Friday/12 Gospels
Fast: wine & oil
26 (Apr 13)
Great and Holy Friday
9:00 Royal Hours
3:00 Vespers w/bringing out of the plashchanitsa
6:00 Matins of Great Saturday/Lamentations
Strict Fast
27 (Apr 14)
Great and Holy Saturday
10:00 Vesperal Divine Liturgy
11:30 PM  Midnight Office
Fast: wine but not oil
28 (Apr 15)
PASCHA: the Feast of Feasts
12:00 Midnight
Paschal Matins, Hours, Divine Liturgy
1:00 "Agape" Vespers
Fast free
29 (Apr 16)
Bright Monday
9:00 Paschal Divine Liturgy
6:00 Paschal Vespers
Fast free
30 (Apr 17)
Bright Tuesday
Monk Martyrs of David-Gareji Monastery
Greek New Martyrs of Lesbos
9:00 Paschal Matins
6:00 Vespers
Fast free
May 1 (Apr 18)
Bright Wednesday
6:00 Paschal Vespers
Fast free
May 2 (Apr 19)
Bright Thursday
6:00 Paschal Vespers
Fast free
May 3 (Apr 20)
Bright Friday
Lifegiving Spring
9:00 Paschal Matins & Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers
Fast free
May 4 (Apr 21)
Bright Saturday
Deanery Paschal Liturgy at Ann Arbor
6:00 Vespers
Fast free
Please call 616-374-8596 or consult the Sunday bulletin for changes, especially in weekday services.  To subscribe to the bulletin, send an e-mail to Fr. Michael: villagepriest@gmail.com.