St. Basil's Orthodox Church is a Christian community of people from various ethnic and social backgrounds sharing a common commitment to the Lord, each other, and the Apostolic Faith. We warmly welcome all families, couples, and individuals who are looking for a deeper experience of the salvation offered in Jesus Christ. Come and see!
All college students are invited to join the capital district OCF. You do not have to be Orthodox! Everyone in college is invited to join and participate. We welcome everyone. Please contact Fr. Matthew Markewich (518-212-7845) or Daria Sidoruk, (631-935-3454) if you are interested. Location of meetings: Holy Nativity Russian Orthodox Church 6 Sandcreek Road, Colonie, NY.
BEGINNING OF THE NATIVITY FAST
Tuesday, November 15
ST. HERMAN THE WONDER-WORKER OF ALASKA
Great Vespers with Blessing of Loaves. Holy Confession: 6:00 pm: Monday, December 12
Hours and Divine Liturgy: 8:40 am - Tuesday, December 13
Friday, December 23rd at 6:00 pm.
EVE OF THE NATIVITY
Saturday, December 24th
9:00 am - Divine Liturgy followed by Great Vespers.
5:00 pm - Vigil (Great Compline and Matins with Blessing of Loaves)