Three Hierarchs Greek Orthodox Church
2010 Three Hierarchs Ct.; Champaign, IL
Ph: 217-352-3452; Fax: 217-352-7289 
MARCH 2018
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Feb 25
Sunday of Orthodoxy
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy & Procession of Holy Icons
Fast: wine & oil
Feb 26
Fast
Feb 27
9:30am- Pick Up Grocery Items for Stock the Pantry 
11:30am- Pastoral Meeting
6:00pm- OCF Ministry & Lenten Compline @ NIKA House - 
Chapel of St. Philip the Apostle
Fast
Feb 28
10:30am- Empty Tomb Meet for Stock the Pantry
5:30pm- 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Lenten Supper; & "The Lenten Journey Begins"
Fast
1
Fast
2
6:30pm- Second Salutations to the Theotokos - Holy Confession available following Service
Fast
3
Parish Lenten Service Day
9:00am- Empty Tomb- "Stock the Pantry" @ Apostolic Life Church
2107 N High Cross Road, Urbana, IL 
6:30pm- Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
4
Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy
40 Day Memorial Service for George Glaros
Fast: wine & oil
5
Fast
6
6:00pm- OCF Ministry & Lenten Compline @ NIKA House- 
Chapel of St. Philip the Apostle
Fast
7
10:00am- Pastoral Meeting
5:30pm- 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Lenten Supper & "Christ's Passion"
Fast
8
Fast
9
6:30pm- Third Salutations to the Theotokos - Holy Confession available following Service
Fast
10
Daylight Savings Time Begins- Clocks Back One Hour 
 
6:30pm- Great Vespers
Fast: wine & oil
11
Sunday of the Veneration of the Precious Cross
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy & Procession of Holy Cross
Fast: wine & oil
12
Fast
13
6:00pm- OCF Ministry & Lenten Compline @ NIKA House - 
Chapel of St. Philip the Apostle
Fast
14
5:30pm- 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Lenten Compline; and "Christ's Resurrection"
Fast
15
Fast
16
6:30pm- Fourth Salutations to the Theotokos-
Holy Confession available following Service
Fast
17
+St. Patrick Enlighener of Ireland
+St. Alexios the Man of God
9:00am- Divine Liturgy @ St. Barbara Chapel
Pastoral Visitations follow Services
Fast: wine & oil
18
Sunday of St. John of the Ladder
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy
Fast: wine & oil
19
Spring Break University of Illinois
6:30pm- Lenten Compline Service
Fast
20
Fast
21
5:30pm- 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Lenten Supper & "Meet St. Peter the Apostle" 
Fast
22
Fast
23
6:00pm- Akathist Hymn to the Theotokos 
Fast
24
Saturday of the Akathist Hymn
11:00am- Enthronement Service for Metropolitan Nathanael @
Annunciation Cathedral Chicago

1:00pm- Luncheon Reception @ Chicago Hilton
Fast: wine & oil
25
Feast of Annunciation
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy; Service of Five Loaves; Greek Independence Day
(Annunciation Prayers); & Fish Luncheon
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
26
Fast
27
6:00pm- OCF Ministry & Lenten Compline @ NIKA House - Chapel of St. Philip the Apostle
Fast
28
5:30pm- 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Lenten Supper & "Pascha: The Resurrection of Christ" 
Fast
29
Fast
30
6:00pm- Parish Family Night- Preparation of Palms; Bay Leaves; & St. Lazarus' Bread for
Holy Week
Fast
31
Saturday of Lazarus
8:00am- Orthros followed by Divine Liturgy & Blessing of St. Lazarus' Bread
6:30pm- Great Vespers of the Sunday of the Palms
Fast: wine & oil
Please consult the Sunday Bulletin for changes to the Monthly Calendar.