HOLY VIRGIN PROTECTION CATHEDRAL
P.O. Box 1367 - Des Plaines, IL 60017
(phone) 847-824-0971
AUGUST 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Jul 30 (Jul 17)
8th Sunday after Pentecost
Great-Martyr Marina
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Jul 31 (Jul 18)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
1 (Jul 19)
St Seraphim of Sarov
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
2 (Jul 20)
Holy Prophet Elias
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
3 (Jul 21)
4 (Jul 22)
St Mary Magdalene
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: wine & oil
5 (Jul 23)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
6 (Jul 24)
9th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
7 (Jul 25)
Dormition of St Anna
8 (Jul 26)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
9 (Jul 27)
Great-martyr Panteleimon
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
10 (Jul 28)
11 (Jul 29)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
12 (Jul 30)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
13 (Jul 31)
10th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil with bringing out of the Cross
14 (Aug 1)
Procession of the Cross
8:00 Liturgy and blessing of water

Beginning of Dormition Fast
Fast
15 (Aug 2)
Fast
16 (Aug 3)
6:30 Singing of the Laudation of the Theotokos
Fast
17 (Aug 4)
Fast
18 (Aug 5)
6:30 All-night Vigil
Fast
19 (Aug 6)
TRANSFIGURATION OF THE LORD
9:00 Liturgy and blessing of Fruit
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
20 (Aug 7)
11th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
21 (Aug 8)
Fast
22 (Aug 9)
Apostle Matthias
Fast: wine & oil
23 (Aug 10)
6:30 Singing of the Laudation of the Theotokos
Fast
24 (Aug 11)
Fast
25 (Aug 12)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
26 (Aug 13)
St Tikhon of Zadonsk
Apodosis of Transfiguration
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
27 (Aug 14)
12th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil with procession 
Fast: wine & oil
28 (Aug 15)
DORMITION OF THE THEOTOKOS
9:00 Liturgy
29 (Aug 16)
Holy Napkin
6:30 Vespers and Matins
30 (Aug 17)
St. Alypius the Iconographer
8:00 Liturgy

Namesday of Archbishop Alypy


6:30 Akathist
Fast
31 (Aug 18)
Martyrs Florus & Laurus
Sep 1 (Aug 19)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
Sep 2 (Aug 20)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil