ST. BASIL'S RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH
6 Lansing Avenue - Watervliet, NY 12189
(phone) 518-273-6262
DECEMBER 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Nov 25
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour.  Soyuz Meeting immediately following Divine Liturgy.  No class.  Thanksgiving.
Fast: wine & oil
Nov 26
Fast
Nov 27
Fast
Nov 28
Fast
Nov 29
Fast
Nov 30
Fast
1
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
Fast: wine & oil
2
Prophet Habbakuk
Martyr Myrope
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
Fast: wine & oil
3
Fast
4
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5
6:00 pm - Great Vespers with Blessing of Loaves
Fast
6
St. Nicholas
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
7
Fast
8
5:30 pm - Great Vespers. Confession
Fast: wine & oil
9
Conception by Righteous St. Anna  of the Theotokos
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
Fast: wine & oil
10
Fast
11
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12
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13
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14
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15
5:00 pm - Panikhida - 40th Day of repose of William Rentz
5:30 Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
16
Prophet Haggai
Bl. Empress Theophano
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
Fast: wine & oil
17
Fast
18
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19
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20
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21
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22
5:30 Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
23
Holy Ten Martyrs of Crete
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
Fast: wine & oil
24
EVE OF THE NATIVITY
9:30 am - Vespers (with 8 readings) with the Liturgy of St. Basil.  Confession during Vespers.
6:00 pm - Great Compline and Matins.  Blessing of Loaves
Fast
25
NATIVITY OF THE LORD
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom
26
6:00 pm - Vespers
Fast free
27
Holy Protomartyr and Archdeacon Stephen; Ven. Theodore Graptus
9:10 am - Hours and divine Liturgy
Fast free
28
Fast free
29
10:00 am - Pan-Orthodox volunteer day at the Regional Foodbank in Latham
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
Fast free
30
Virgin Martyr Anysia
Martyr Zoticus
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy.  Church School.  Coffee Hour
Fast free
31
EVE OF OUR PARISH FEASTDAY.  
6:00 pm - Vigil.  Great Vespers with Blessing of Loaves and Matins
Fast free
Jan 1
Circumcision of the Lord
St. Basil the Great
PARISH FEASTDAY
9:30 am - Meeting of the Bishop.  Hierarchical Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great follwed by pot-luck in the Center.
Fast free
Jan 2
Fast free
Jan 3
Fast free
Jan 4
9:30 am - Royal hours and Typika
6:00 pm - Vespers
Fast free
Jan 5
EVE OF THE THEOPHANY (BAPTISM OF THE LORD)
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom.  Great Blessing of Water
5:30 pm - Vigil. Great Vespers with Blessing of Loaves and Matins
Fast: wine & oil