Helene's Pascha Photos

Helene's Photos - 04/28/2019

Thanks to Helene Titsch for these amazing photos from Holy Week 2019!

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Bright Monday

Bright Monday - 04/29/2019

Vladika Michael joined us for our Bright Monday Divine Liturgy service, followed by the Procession and Children's celebration
Easter Egg Hunt and Paschal Potluck Luncheon


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Pascha Service/Agape Meal

Pascha Service / Agape Meal - 04/28/2019

11:30PM Evening Nocturne, Midnight Matins, Pascha Liturgy and Procession. After Liturgy, Father blessed the Paschal Baskets for the last time at 2:40AM and our Agape Meal/Resurrection Supper lasted from 2:45AM - 5:00AM.

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Holy Saturday

Holy Saturday - 04/27/2019

Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil in the morning. (Bread and wine service....Thank you, Natasha!) 12:00PM and 4:00PM Paschal Basket Blessing. Agape meal preparation and hanging the Christ is Risen sign on top of the Church Doors.

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Good Friday

Good Friday - 04/26/2019

Vespers and Placing of the Plashchnitsa in the afternoon. Matins, Lamentation and Procession in the evening, follwed by table arrangments for Holy Saturday's Paschal Basket Blessing.


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Holy Thursday

Holy Thursday - 04/25/2019

Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil in the morning. The Twelve Passion Gospels in the evening, followed by placing of the Lily stands.

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March 13, 2022

Upcoming Events

Confession schedule can be found in the bulletin OR by clicking here: Monthly Calendar For those who are hesitant to worship in person, Fr. David is available to meet with you, either at home or in church, to participate in the Sacraments of Holy Confession and Communion. Please email or call Fr. David to set up an appointment.  
FOOD CARD PROGRAM : Food cards are available for various supermarket chains after Divine Liturgy, and do not cost any more than the face value of the card. The church receives a percentage as a free fundraiser! See Judy Znaiden in church or at jznaiden@optonline.net.
The Altar Society  is hosting an Atlantic City Bus Trip to the Resorts Hotel and Casino on  Thursday, Sept. 21st.  Cost is $35.00 per person, which includes a bag lunch and $15 in slot play. The bus will depart from the church parking lot on Whitehead Avenue at 9:00AM sharp. Enjoy the late summer weather with a stroll along the boardwalk, shopping on the peir and/or playing your favorite casino games. There is limited seating available; for reservations and info, contact Sonja Harris-Neumyer (732-501-7365) or Elaine Mazzei (732-254-5815).
The Senior R Club will be holding its Annual Oktoberfest Party in the parish hall on Saturday, October 21, starting at 6PM. (NOTE: Vespers with General Confession will be served at 5PM) Authentic German food will be served, along with live music and dancing, featuring a real Oom-Pa-Pa band. Tickets for this BYOB event are $30.00 for adults and $15.00 for children ages 12 and under; they are now available from any Club member.
Our Archbishop MICHAEL is scheduled to make an Archpastoral Visit on Sat-Sun, Oct 14-15,  for a dual celebration; the 25th anniversary of Father David's ordination to the priesthood and his 25 years as our rector. There will be a festal meal in the church hall, hosted by Parish Council, following Divine Liturgy on Sunday; see Starosta or Anastasia Essl for assistance in set-up and/or clean-up. It is important that we all attempt to make Vladika's visitation an important aspect of our lives; please put these dates aside and participate in this momentous occasion for our God-protected community and its pastor.
SAVE THE DATE.... Our Annual Fall Festival will be here before you know it! As always, this event will only be a success through the work of volunteers, Co-chairpeople Rebecca Kozak and Deborah Silowka have already started planning for this big event. EVERYONE is encouraged to come and help; let's make this one of the best fellowship ministries and fundraisers we have ever offered. The more people pitching in, the more fun it is! Mark you calendar now for Saturday, October 28th,  and keep checking the bulletin for more info on volunteering, cooking, baking and donating.

Church School: Commenced Sept 17

Altar Society: Wed, Sept. 20th @6:30 (Hall)

Parish Council: Mon, TBD@7:30PM (Hall)

Choir Rehearsal: Tues Sept 19th@7:00PM (Church)

Men's Club: No Sept. Meeting @ 7:00 (Hall)

Saturday, September 23
6:00 Confessions
7:00 Great Vespers w/Litiya followed by Gen Confession
Sunday, September 24
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Wednesday, September 27
7:00 Faith Forum in Rectory
Saturday, September 30
6:00 Confessions
7:00 Vespers
Sunday, October 1
Protection of the Theotokos
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Wednesday, October 4
7:00 Faith Forum in Rectory
Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church / South River, NJ / 732-257-0102