HOLY VIRGIN PROTECTION CATHEDRAL
P.O. Box 1367 - Des Plaines, IL 60017
(phone) 847-824-0971
DECEMBER 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Nov 25 (Nov 12)
26th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers and Matins
Nov 26 (Nov 13)
St John Chrysostom
8:00 Liturgy
Nov 27 (Nov 14)
Apostle Philip
St Gregory Palamas
Nov 28 (Nov 15)
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
Nov 29 (Nov 16)
Apostle & Evangelist Matthew
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
Nov 30 (Nov 17)
St. Paisius Velichkovsky
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
1 (Nov 18)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
2 (Nov 19)
27th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
3 (Nov 20)
6:30 All-night Vigil
Fast
4 (Nov 21)
ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS
9:00 Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
5 (Nov 22)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
6 (Nov 23)
St. Alexander Nevsky
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
7 (Nov 24)
Great-martyr Catherine
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: wine & oil
8 (Nov 25)
Apodosis of the Entry
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
9 (Nov 26)
28th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
6:00 Vespers and Matins
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
10 (Nov 27)
Kursk Root Icon
8:00 Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
11 (Nov 28)
Fast
12 (Nov 29)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
13 (Nov 30)
Apostle Andrew
8:00 Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
14 (Dec 1)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
15 (Dec 2)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
16 (Dec 3)
29th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
17 (Dec 4)
Great-martyr Barbara
St John of Damascus
Fast: wine & oil
18 (Dec 5)
St Sabbas the Sanctified
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
19 (Dec 6)
St. Nicholas
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Akathist
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
20 (Dec 7)
St Ambrose
Fast
21 (Dec 8)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
22 (Dec 9)
Conception of the Theotokos
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
23 (Dec 10)
30th Sunday after Pentecost
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
24 (Dec 11)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
25 (Dec 12)
St Spyridon
St Herman of Alaska
8:00 Liturgy
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
26 (Dec 13)
Martyr Eustratius
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
27 (Dec 14)
Fast
28 (Dec 15)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
29 (Dec 16)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: wine & oil
30 (Dec 17)
31st Sunday after Pentecost
Prophet Daniel
9:00 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
31 (Dec 18)
8:00 pm New Year moleben
Fast
Jan 1 (Dec 19)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
Jan 2 (Dec 20)
St Ignatius
St John of Kronstadt
8:00 Liturgy
6:30 Akathist
Fast: wine & oil
Jan 3 (Dec 21)
Fast
Jan 4 (Dec 22)
6:30 Vespers and Matins
Fast
Jan 5 (Dec 23)
8:00 Liturgy
6:00 All-night Vigil
Fast: wine & oil