Orthodox Youth Mission Team will be selling stock during coffee hour. Shares cost $10 and help to fund our ASP trip to Kentucky which will take place July 11-19th. If you received a stock form at home you can bring it in with your donation or mail it.
Dates for the mission trip have been set for October 6-14th. We will be working with the youth in their after school program and providing general assistance as needed on the reservation. There will also be an opportunity to travel to the Badlands and Wounded Knee. A $50 deposit is due by June 1st. Estimated total cost of the trip is $850 per person, based on current costs. Please see Fr. Luke if you are interested in going on the trip.
Parish BBQ May 31st: On Pentecost, our Parish Feast Day, we will be having a BBQ to celebrate the end of church school and to raise funds for the Altar Boy Retreat/Young Women’s Retreat and the Camp Nazareth Bus. The BBQ will take place in lieu of our regular coffee hour. The church will supply the meat, we ask parishioners to bring sides dishes. There will also be a Pie Baking Contest. Bring your favorite pie, any flavor or variety. Prizes will be awarded to best pies and they will then be served for dessert. We ask everyone attending to make a donation to help our youth enjoy the summer programs being offered by the Diocese.
By the Grace of God, Nicholas Mihaly will be ordained deacon by His Grace, Bishop Gregory, on Sunday May 24 at St. Johns Church, 600 Silver Lane, Stratford, CT.
There will be no church service at Danbury on that Sunday. All are encouraged to attend the ordination. There will be a breakfast following the ordination at the Trumbull Marriott Merritt Parkway. The cost is $23 per person. Meal reservation have to be in by May 10. There is a sign-up sheet posted in the church hall.
For those who would like to bowl this also the ACRY bowling Tournament that is being hosted by the Silver Lane Chapter. His Grace Bishop Gregory will be here also. There is a grand banquet the same Sunday, May 24. The cost for the banquet is $50 for adults.
Monday, May 11 6 PM – Prayer Group 7 PM – Spirituality Class
Saturday, May 16 4 PM – Vespers
Sunday, May 17 9 AM – Church School 10 AM – Divine Liturgy 12:30 AM – Parish council Meeting
Readers Schedule 5/17 – Harry Fong 5/31 – Paul Toaso
Coffee Hour 5/17 – Chris & Brenna 5/24 – NO Church in Danbury – Nick’s ordination 5/31 – Parish BBQ
Readers Schedule 5/10 – Susan Paltauf 5/17 – Harry Fong 5/31 – Paul Toaso
Coffee Hour 5/10 – Mother’s Day 5/17 – Chris & Brenna 5/24 – NO Church in Danbury – Nick’s ordination 5/31 – Parish BBQ
Tuesday, April 7 9 AM – Bridegroom Matins 6 PM – Presanctified Liturgy
Wednesday, April 8 9 AM – Bridegroom Matins 12 noon – Presanctified Liturgy 6 PM – Holy Unction Service
Thursday, April 9 9 AM – Vesperal Liturgy – Institution of the Eucharist 7 PM – Matins and the Reading of the 12 Passion Gospels
Friday, April 10 9 AM – Royal Hours 7 PM – Great & Holy Friday Vespers with Procession and Guarding the Tomb
Saturday, April 11 9 AM – Vesperal Liturgy 11 PM – Nocturne, Paschal Matins, Paschal Divine Liturgy followed by blessing of the Baskets and Agape Meal
Sunday, April 12 12 Noon – Paschal Vespers
Sunday, March 29 After Liturgy - Panachida for Robert Paltauf on his 14 anniversary of falling asleep in the Lord. 10 AM– OCF from UCONN visits 12:30 PM – Parish Council meeting 11:30 AM- 1 PM – Bake Sale
Monday, March 30 6 PM – Prayer Group 7 PM – Spirituality class
Tuesday, March 31 8:30 AM – Hours
Wednesday, April 1 6 PM – Presanctified Liturgy 7 PM – Choir Rehearsal
Thursday, April 2 8:30 AM- Hours
Saturday, April 4 9 AM – Lazarus Saturday Liturgy 9 AM – Lazarus Saturday Youth retreat – Make Palm Crosses, Luminaries, etc. 5 PM - Palm Sunday Vespers
Sunday, April 5 9 AM – Church School 10 AM – Palm Sunday Divine Liturgy
Readers Schedule 3/29 – Bob Faubel 4/5 – Harry Fong 4/12- Susan Paltauf 4/19 – Suzanne Molineaux
Coffee Hour 3/29 - Kerpchar 4/5 – Open 4/12 – Pascha Agape Meal
Saturday March 28th (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Sunday March 29th (11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.)
Homemade ethnic favorites will be offered for sale including: nut and poppy seed rolls, fresh kielbasy, Pascha breads, 5 varieties of perogies, Russian Tea cookies and more.
Pre orders available by email or phone with this Order Form.
Fine arts crafters will have Pysanky (hand-decorated Russian Easter eggs), hand embroidered Easter basket covers, quilted items, notecards, jewelry and soaps. A selection of icons and religious items will also be available.
On Saturday, the kitchen will be open for lunch. We look forward to seeing you there!