Announcements for May 16-22, 2010

Ascension of Christ Octave

Today:  8:30 Matins; 9:30 Divine Liturgy, Classes & Brunch

Tuesday:  6:00 pm Vespers & Quietude

Thursday:  Readers’ Vespers

Saturday:  6:00 pm Cathedral Vigil & Litia

Sunday: 8:30 am Matins; 9:30 am Divine Liturgy, Prayers of Kneeling & Pentecost BBQ

Next Sunday:

Pentecost BBQ & Picnic —

The Parish Council is organizing next Sunday’s lunch — providing meat for grilling and beverages for hydrating.  Please bring whatever else would be good to eat (maybe in a sort-of pot-luck manner).

Sunday, May 30:

BBQ and Picnic (in celebration of the Old Calendar Feast of Ss. Cyril & Methodius).  Our parish community is invited to attend.  Maps and other information will be available next Sunday.

Beginning June 1st…

…and lasting for 8 weeks (i.e., through July 20), Tuesday Vespers will be followed by a period of Lectio, discussion, supper (pot-luck) & fellowship that will conclude about 8:30 pm.  This evening series of spiritual “re-charging” for the members of our parish community is sponsored by the Fellowship of New Skete.  You are invited (encouraged) to attend one, a few, many or all of the Tuesday Reflections.

Our final Theology Class:

Saturday, June 5, following Vespers.  If you’d like to join us in this overview of Sacramental Ecclesiology (i.e., the sacraments in the life of the Church), please feel free to attend.  A full term of Liturgical Theology will commence this Fall.