ST HERMAN'S ORTHODOX CHURCH
5355 38th Ave So - Minneapolis, MN 55417
(phone) 612.722.2506
APRIL 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1
PALM SUNDAY
8 am Matins (Orthros) for Palm Sunday
940 am Third & Sixth Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy of St JhnChrys
12 Noon Coffee Hour

4 pm Bridegroom Matins at St Herman's
Preacher: Fr Paul Hodge

530 pm Tilapia Fish Dinner
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
2
Great and Holy Monday
6 am Divine Liturgy of the PreSanctified Gifts

6 pm Confessions
7 pm Bridegroom Matins
8 pm Confessions
Fast
3
Great and Holy Tuesday
6 am Divine Liturgy of the PreSanctified Gifts

6 pm Confessions
7 pm Bridegroom Matins
8 pm Confessions
Fast
4
Great and Holy Wednesday
6 am Divine Liturgy of the PreSanctified Gifts

6 pm Confessions
7 pm Holy Unction

8 pm Bridegroom Matins for Holy Thursday
Fast
5
Great and Holy Thursday
9 am Vesperal Divine Liturgy of St Basil of the Mystical Supper

7 pm Matins with Reading of 12 Passion Gospels
Fast
6
Great and Holy Friday
8 am Royal Hours

930 am Decoration of the Tomb

2 pm Vespers with Burial of the Savior
Vigil at the Tomb begins after Vespers

7 pm Matins (for Holy Saturday) with Lamentations & Praises & Procession of the Shroud
Fast
7
GREAT AND HOLY SATURDAY
Chrismation of Fredric Joseph
1 pm Vesperal Liturgy St Basil
1130 pm Nocturns of Holy Pascha
Fast: wine & oil
8
PASCHA
12 AM MIDNIGHT) Pascha Procession & Matins of Holy Pascha
115 AM Divine Liturgy St JhnChrys
230 AM Blessing of "Easter" Baskets & Agape Meal
4 pm Agape Vespers
Fast free
9
Bright Monday
9 am Divine Liturgy St JhnChrys
Fast free
10
Fast free
11
Fast free
12
Fast free
13
Fast free
14
5 pm Great Vespers
Fast free
15
8 am Matins (Orthros)
940 am Third & Sixth Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy St JnChrys
12 NOON Coffee Hour
16
17
18
Fast
19
20
Fast
21
5 pm Vigil
22
850 am Adult Ed/Church School
940 am Third & Sixth Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy St JhnChrys
12 NOON Coffee Hour
23
24
25
Fast
26
27
Fast
28
330 pm Catechumens/Inquirers Class
5pm Vigil
29
850 am Adult Ed/Church School
940 am Third & Sixth Hours
10 am Divine Liturgy St JhnChrys
12 NOON Coffee Hour
30
May 1
7 pm Vigil for the Midfeast (with Litya)
May 2
Midfeast of PASCHA
Fast
May 3
May 4
Fast
May 5
330 pm Catechumens/Inquirers Class
5 pm Vigil
Please consult the Sunday bulletin for changes to the monthly calendar.