NOVEMBER - DEC 2023
+St. John Maximovitch
You are the inheritors of a precious treasure: the authentic and Orthodox rites that nourished thousands now in the Kingdom of Heaven. The Orthodox Church thanks you for preserving this tradition all these years, so that it could be restored to her through Western Rite Orthodox parishes. +Bishop Basil, Bishop of Wichita and the Midwest of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America.
5 November 2023
The First Vespers of Sunday are sung at 3:45 p.m. over GoogleMeet.
The Sunday Matins are usually sung at 8:30 a.m. on GoogleMeet.
We use The Orthodox Divine Office according to the Use of the Western Rite of the Holy Orthodox Church by Abbot David Colburn 2018 obtainable from http://www.olwtn.org/online-store/
The Orders of Service can be downloaded here:
All items with this symbol & can be found in the Propers for the day as linked in the descriptions.
Marian Hymn for Christmas to Purification: Alma Redemptoris Mater.
Marian Hymn from Purification to Holy Wednesday: Ave Regina Caelorum
Marian Hymn from Holy Saturday to Saturday after Pentecost: Regina Caeli
Marian Hymn for Sundays after Pentecost: Salve Regina.
We hold Prayer Services once a month at St Mary's church, Isleworth TW7 6ER starting at 11:00 a.m. Please see below.
You are all invited to attend.