ST. BASIL'S RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH
6 Lansing Avenue - Watervliet, NY 12189
(phone) 518-273-6262
MARCH 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Feb 24
The first & seconding finding of the honorable head of the Holy Forerunner and Baptist John
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy.  Church School.  Coffee Hour
Feb 25
Presbyters Council Meeting
11:00 am
Feb 26
Feb 27
St. Raphael of Brooklyn
Fast
Feb 28
Bible Study
5:30 pm - In the rectory
1
Fast
2
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
3
9:30 Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
4
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
5
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
6
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
7
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
8
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
9
5:30 Great Vespers
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
10
Cheesefare/Forgiveness Sunday
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy.  Forgiveness Vespers.  No Church School.  Coffee Hour
Fast: dairy, fish, wine, & oil
11
Beginning of the Great Fast
6:00 pm - Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete.  Great Compline
Fast
12
6:00 pm - Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete.  Great Compline
Fast
13
Trans. of relics of St. Nikiphoros, patriarch of Constantinople
5:30 pm - Confession
6:00 pm - Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
14
6:00 pm - Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete.  Great Compline
Fast
15
6:00 pm - Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos.  Confession
Fast
16
St. Theodore of Tyro Saturday
Miracle of the kollyva
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy
5:00 pm - Panikhida
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
Fast: wine & oil
17
Sunday of Orthodoxy
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy of St. Basil.  Church School.  Lenten Coffee Hour
5:00 pm - Pan-Orthodox Vespers at St. Basil's (OCA), Watervliet, NY.  Responses to be sung by St. Tikhon's Seminary Choir
Fast: wine & oil
18
Diocesan Council Meeting
11:00 am
Fast
19
St. Andrew's Brotherhood Meeting
7:00 pm
Fast
20
Holy Fathers slain at St. Sabbas' Monastery
5:30 pm - Confession
6:00 pm - Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
21
Fast
22
6:00 pm - Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos.  Confession
Fast
23
5:30 Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
24
St. Gregory Palamas
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy of St. Basil.  Church School.  Coffee Hour
5:00 pm - Pan-Orthodox Vespers at Christ the Savior (OCA), Ballston Lake, NY
Fast: wine & oil
25
ANNUNCIATION
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
26
Fast
27
Martyr Matrona of Thessalonica
5:30 pm - Confession
6:00 pm - Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
28
Parish Council Meeting
2:30 pm
Fast
29
6:00 pm - Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos.  Confession
Fast
30
Memorial Saturday
Martyr Nikon & his 199 disciples
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
Fast: wine & oil
31
Veneration of the Precious Cross
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy of St. Basil.  Church School.  Charity Spaghetti Dinner
5:00 pm - Pan-Orthodox Vespers at St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church, Troy, NY
Fast: wine & oil
Apr 1
Fast
Apr 2
Fast
Apr 3
Nikitas the Confessor
Joseph the Hymnographer
5:30 pm - Confession
6:00 pm - Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
Apr 4
Fast
Apr 5
6:00 pm - Akathist to the Most Holy Theotokos followed by Confession
Fast
Apr 6
Memorial Saturday
Eutychios, patriarch of Constantinople
Gregory of Sinai
9:10 am - Hours and Divine Liturgy.  
5:30 pm - Great Vespers.  Confession
Fast: wine & oil