HOLY VIRGIN PROTECTION CATHEDRAL
P.O. Box 1367 - Des Plaines, IL 60017
(phone) 847-824-0971
OCTOBER 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sep 30 (Sep 17)
18th Sunday after Pentecost
MM Sophia, Faith, Hope & Love
9:00 Divine Liturgy
1 (Sep 18)
2 (Sep 19)
3 (Sep 20)
Great-martyr Eustathius
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
4 (Sep 21)
Apodosis Exaltation
St Demetrius of Rostov
5 (Sep 22)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
6 (Sep 23)
Conception of the Forerunner
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
7 (Sep 24)
19th Sunday after Pentecost
St Thecla the Protomartyr
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers and Matins
8 (Sep 25)
St Sergius of Radonezh
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
9 (Sep 26)
Apostle John the Theologian
8:00 Liturgy
10 (Sep 27)
6:30 Akathist
Fast
11 (Sep 28)
St Chariton the Confessor
12 (Sep 29)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
13 (Sep 30)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
14 (Oct 1)
20th Sunday after Pentecost
Protection of the Theotokos
7:30 Blessing of water
9:00 Divine Liturgy with Moleben and procession
15 (Oct 2)
16 (Oct 3)
17 (Oct 4)
6:30 Akathist
Fast
18 (Oct 5)
Holy Hierarchs of Moscow
19 (Oct 6)
Apostle Thomas
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: wine & oil
20 (Oct 7)
St Jonah of Manchuria
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
21 (Oct 8)
21st Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
22 (Oct 9)
Ap James, Son of Alphaeus
6:30 Vespers and Matins
23 (Oct 10)
Optina Elders
8:00 Liturgy
24 (Oct 11)
6:30 Akathist
Fast
25 (Oct 12)
26 (Oct 13)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
27 (Oct 14)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
28 (Oct 15)
22nd Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
29 (Oct 16)
30 (Oct 17)
31 (Oct 18)
Apostle & Evangelist Luke
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: wine & oil
Nov 1 (Oct 19)
St John of Kronstadt
8:00 Liturgy
Nov 2 (Oct 20)
6:30 Vespers and memorial Matins
Fast
Nov 3 (Oct 21)
Commemoration Saturday
8:00 Liturgy and memorial
6:00 All-night Vigil