HOLY WEEK SCHEDULE 2018

Saturday, March 24
GREAT VESPERS FOR PALM SUNDAY...5:00 pm

Sunday, March 25
ORTHROS...9:00 am
PROCESSSION with Palms...10:30 am
DIVINE LITURGY following the procession

BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS...6:00 pm

Monday, March 26
BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS...6:00 pm

Tuesday, March 27
BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS...6:00 pm

Wednesday, March 28
HOLY MYSTERY OF ANOINTING...6:00 pm

Thursday, March 29
VESPERS/LITURGY FOR LAST SUPPER...5:00 pm
CRUCIFIXION ORTHROS...7:00 pm

Friday, March 30
CHURCH Open for PRAYER & CONFESSIONS at 12 NOON
VESPERS of DESCENT from THE CROSS...3:00 pm
FUNERAL OF CHRIST GOD...7:00 pm

Saturday, March 31
VESPERS/LITURGY...5:00 pm
HASMI, ORTHROS AND LITURGY...10:00 pm
Baskets Blessed.  Breakfast following

Sunday, April 1
HOLY AND GLORIOUS PASCHA...no services in Church

Monday, April 2
PASCHAL DIVINE LITURGY...6:00 pm

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St. George the Great-Martyr
Melkite Greek-Catholic Church

REV. DR. JUSTIN ROSE Pastor

RT. REV. FRANK J. MILIENEWICZ Pastor Emeritus

REV. DEACON SERAPHIM RITCHEY

REV. DEACON ANDREW BAROODY

READER JOSEPH PHARO

Regular Schedule

Divine Liturgy:  Saturdays at 5 PM, Sundays at 10:30 AM
Orthros:  Sundays at 9 AM
Vespers: Wednesdays at 6 PM

 

Mystery of Holy Confession:  Confession is available before each service and on Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., on Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by appointment. Please call the office at 252-5788 before you come.

Mystery Of Christian Initiation:  Expectant parents should contact the pastor prior to the birth of the child for Catechesis Program.

Mystery Of Holy Crowning:  Those planning to marry should contact the pastor no less than six months in advance of the desired wedding date.

Mystery Of Holy Unction: Please contact the pastor when a family member is hospitalized or in need of anointing.

 

Address
425 16th Avenue South. Birmingham, Alabama 35205

Rectory:  (205) 252-5788
Church Hall: (205) 252-1085
Fax: (205) 252-0063

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Recent Announcements

Holy Week Schedule 2018

24 Mar 2018

Saturday, March 24 GREAT VESPERS FOR PALM SUNDAY…5:00 pm Sunday, March 25 ORTHROS…9:00 am PROCESSSION with Palms…10:30 am DIVINE LITURGY following the procession BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS…6:00 pm Monday, March 26 BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS…6:00 pm Tuesday, March 27 BRIDEGROOM ORTHROS…6:00 pm Wednesday, March 28 HOLY MYSTERY OF ANOINTING…6:00 pm Thursday, March 29 VESPERS/LITURGY FOR LAST SUPPER…5:00 pm CRUCIFIXION…

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St John Chrysostom

13 Nov 2017

St John Chrysostom was born in Antioch in the mid 4th century. Though he was eventually elevated to the episcopal office, and would one day be named the Archbishop of Constantinople (his appointment being the event celebrated in today’s feast), he spent several years avoiding this “fate” in the wilderness. His strict asceticism finally forced…

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