ST HERMAN'S ORTHODOX CHURCH
5355 38th Ave So - Minneapolis, MN 55417
(phone) 612.722.2506
DECEMBER 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Nov 26
2nd Sunday of Advent
850 am Church School Opening
9 am Church School & Bible Study (with Fr Paul)
940 am First and Third Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy
12 NOON Coffee Hour
Fast: wine & oil
Nov 27
Fast
Nov 28
Fr Paul is in Chicago for Bishop's Council
Fast
Nov 29
Fr Paul is in Chicago for Diocesan Council
NO Services
Fast
Nov 30
Fast
1
7 pm Small Compline with Akathist to Theotokos
Fast
2
730 am Matins
430 pm Confessions
5 pm Vigil (Vespers & Matins)
Fast: wine & oil
3
3rd Sunday of Advent
850 am Church School Opening
9 am Church School & Bible Study (with Fr Paul)
940 am First and Third Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy
12 NOON Coffee Hour
Fast: wine & oil
4
Fast
5
6 pm Vigil with Litya for the Feast
Fast
6
St. Nicholas
6 am Divine Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
7
Fast
8
7 pm Small Compline with Akathist to the Savior
Fast
9
730 am Matins
430 pm Confessions
5 pm Vigil (Vespers & Matins)
Fast: wine & oil
10
4th Sunday of Advent
850 am Church School Opening
9 am Church School & Bible Study (with Fr Paul)
940 am First and Third Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy
12 NOON Coffee Hour
Fast: wine & oil
11
Fast
12
6 pm Vigil with Litya for the Feast
Fast
13
St Herman of Alaska Glorification
6 am Divine Liturgy
Fast
14
7 pm Parish Council Meeting
Fast
15
7 pm Small Compline with Akathist to Theotokos
Fast
16
730 am Matins
430 pm Confessions
5 pm Vigil (Vespers & Matins)
Fast: wine & oil
17
5th Sunday of Advent
850 am Church School Opening
9 am Church School & Bible Study (with Fr Paul)
940 am First and Third Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy
12 NOON Coffee Hour
Fast: wine & oil
18
Fast
19
Fast
20
7 pm Daily Vespers & Small Compline with Akathist to the Savior
Fast
21
Fast
22
Forefeast of Christ's Nativity
7pm Small Compline with Akathist to Theotokos
Fast
23
Forefeast
8 am Royal Hours
5 pm Great Vespers & Small Compline, with Canon of Forefeast
Fast: wine & oil
24
6th Sunday of Advent

Sunday Before Christ's Nativity
8 am Matins for the Forefeast
940 am First and Third Hours

10 am Divine Liturgy 
NOON Parish Holy Supper

1030 pm Vigil (Great Compline & Matins) followed by Divine Liturgy for CHRISTMAS
Fast: wine & oil
25
NATIVITY OF THE LORD
Divine Liturgy of St Basil for Christmas begins after the Christmas Eve Vigil, around 12 MIDNIGHT
26
Synaxis of Theotokos
8 am Matins
930 am Divine Liturgy of St JnChrys
Fast free
27
Fast free
28
Fast free
29
Fast free
30
730 am Matins
430 pm Confessions
5 pm Great Vespers
Fast free
31
830 am Matins
940 am 1st and 3rd Hours

10 am Divine Liturgy
12 NOON Coffee Hour
730 pm Great Vespers (for Circumcision of Christ and St Basil)
Fast free
Jan 1
Circumcision of the Lord
St Basil the Great
8 am Matins (Orthros)
930 am Divine Liturgy
Fast free
Jan 2
Fast free
Jan 3
Fast free
Jan 4
Fast free
Jan 5
8 am Royal Hours for Theophany
6 pm Vesperal Liturgy of St Basil, Great Blessing of Waters 
Fast
Jan 6
THEOPHANY OF THE LORD
10 am - 330 pm Home Blessings East
430 pm Confessions
5 pm Great Vespers
Please consult the Sunday bulletin for changes to the monthly calendar.