HOLY VIRGIN PROTECTION CATHEDRAL
P.O. Box 1367 - Des Plaines, IL 60017
(phone) 847-824-0971
OCTOBER 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1 (Sep 18)
17th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
2 (Sep 19)
3 (Sep 20)
Great-martyr Eustathius
4 (Sep 21)
Apodosis Exaltation
St Demetrius of Rostov
6:30 Akathist
Fast
5 (Sep 22)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
6 (Sep 23)
Conception of the Forerunner
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: wine & oil
7 (Sep 24)
St Thecla the Protomartyr
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
8 (Sep 25)
18th Sunday after Pentecost
St Sergius of Radonezh
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers and Matins
9 (Sep 26)
Apostle John the Theologian
8:00 Liturgy
10 (Sep 27)
11 (Sep 28)
St Chariton the Confessor
6:30 Akathist
Fast
12 (Sep 29)
13 (Sep 30)
6:30 All-night Vigil
Fast
14 (Oct 1)
Protection of the Theotokos
7:30 Blessing of the water
9:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
15 (Oct 2)
19th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
16 (Oct 3)
17 (Oct 4)
18 (Oct 5)
Holy Hierarchs of Moscow
6:30 Akathist
Fast
19 (Oct 6)
Apostle Thomas
6:30 Vespers and Matins
20 (Oct 7)
St Jonah of Manchuria
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
21 (Oct 8)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
22 (Oct 9)
20th Sunday after Pentecost
Ap James, Son of Alphaeus
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers and Matins
23 (Oct 10)
Optina Elders
8:00 Liturgy
24 (Oct 11)
25 (Oct 12)
6:30 Akathist
Fast
26 (Oct 13)
27 (Oct 14)
6:30 Vespers and Memorial Matins
Fast
28 (Oct 15)
Commemoration Saturday
8:00 Liturgy and Memorial
6:00 All-night Vigil
29 (Oct 16)
21st Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
30 (Oct 17)
31 (Oct 18)
Apostle & Evangelist Luke
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Nov 1 (Oct 19)
St John of Kronstadt
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
Nov 2 (Oct 20)
Nov 3 (Oct 21)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
Nov 4 (Oct 22)
Kazan Icon
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil