A parish of the Orthodox Church in America
A parish of the Diocese of the West of the Orthodox Church in America, Portland, Oregon
On the Fourth Sunday of Pascha, the Church remembers the man who lay paralyzed at the Sheep Pool in Jerusalem for thirty-eight years, waiting for someone to put him into the pool.
Scripture readings: Luke 24:1-12; Acts 9:32-42; John 5:1-15
Commemorated feasts and saints: SUNDAY OF THE PARALYTIC, Tone 3. Ven. Pachomius the Great, Founder of Cœnobitic Monasticism (348 A.D.). Paralytic. Saint Isaiah the Wonderworker, Bishop of Rostov (1090). The Holy Right-believing Tsarevich Dēmḗtrios of Uglich and Moscow (1591). Ven. Isaiah, Wonderworker of the Kiev Caves (1115). Ven. Pachomius—Abbot, and Silvanus, of Nerekhta (1384). Ven. Evfrosin (Euphrosynus) the Wonderworker, Abbot of Pskov, and his disciple, Ven. Serapion (Pskov—1481). St. Achilles, Bishop of Larissa (4th c.).
6 p.m. Great Vespers
8:30 a.m. Matins
9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy
Wednesdays of Lent
10 a.m. Presanctified
Fridays of Lent
6 p.m. Presanctified
*This is the usual schedule. Check the calendar for changes.
Online Opportunities for Spiritual Growth
Zoom Morning Prayer (every weekday at 8:15 a.m.)
Every weekday we offer a short (15- to 20-minute) morning prayer by Zoom. This is a great way to start the day together with fellow Orthodox Christians. We meet at 8:15 a.m. Everyone is welcome to join!
To join the meeting, please follow the link: Join Zoom Morning Prayer
Zoom Meeting ID: 850 3708 1187
Friday Evening Discussion Group (every Friday at 7 p.m.)
Please join us on Fridays to read and discuss the Holy Scriptures and learn about the major Orthodox Saints. On different weeks, we cover chapters from the books of the New and the Old Testaments, and the lives of the Saints. Everyone is welcome to join. To receive a link to the Zoom meeting, please contact Dn. Igor Beskorovaynyy
Meeting schedule: Friday Discussion Group Schedule
Russian Bible Study / Discussion Group (every Thursday at 7 p.m.)
For Russian-speaking people, we offer a weekly evening Bible Study / Discussion Group. If you would like to participate in the group, please contact Dn. Igor Beskorovaynyy
- Sunday, May 15 — Matins 8:30; Divine Liturgy 9:30 a.m.
- Tuesday, May 17 — Midfeast of Pentecost Readers Vespers 6 p.m.
- Saturday, May 21 —Liturgy & Music Enrichment Class 4:15 p.m.; Great Vespers 6 p.m.
- Sunday, May 22 — Matins 8:30 a.m.; Divine Liturgy 9:30 a.m.
- Wednesday, May 25 — Akathist to the Mother of God Healer of Cancer 6 p.m.
- Thursday, May 26 — Hours and Divine Liturgy 9:10 a.m.
Saturday, May 28 — Great Vespers 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 22 — Matins 8:30 a.m.; Divine Liturgy 9:30 a.m.
See the online calendar for further details.