Three Hierarchs Greek Orthodox Church
2010 Three Hierarchs Ct.; Champaign, IL
Ph: 217-352-3452; Fax: 217-352-7289 
APRIL 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 31
Sunday of the Veneration of the Precious Cross
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy; Procession of Holy Cross
Shopping for Parish Service Day- "Stock the Pantry"
Fast: wine & oil
1
9:00am- Hospital Visitation
Fast
2
8:00am- Replay of Part 1
9:15am- Part 2: "Communion with the Departed"
11:00am- Holy Confession
6:00pm- OCF Ministry
7:30pm- Lenten Compline
9:00pm- Holy Confession
Fast
3
1:00pm-3:00pm- Chief Bauer HVAC 
5:30pm- Service of the Ninth Hour
6:00pm- Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Potluck; "Galilee- Setting for Jesus' Ministry"
Fast
4
Fast
5
6:30pm- Fourth Salutations to the Theotokos- Sacrament of Holy Confession Available following Service
Fast
6
Parish Service Day
8:00am- Assembly of Food boxes & Delivery
Fast: wine & oil
7
Sunday of St. John of the Ladder
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy; Memorial for +Kalomira, Mother of Theodore Sougiannis;
Luncheon 
Fast: wine & oil
8
Fast
9
6:00pm- OCF Ministry
7:30pm- Lenten Compline @ St. Philip Chapel
Fast
10
9:00am-10:30am- Hospital Visitation
2:00pm- Parsonage Maintenance Appointment
5:30pm- Service of the Ninth Hour
6:00pm- Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Potluck; "Synagogues in the Time of Jesus"
Fast
11
6:30pm- Great Compline
Fast
12
6:30pm- Service of the Akathist Hymn to the Theotokos- Sacrament of Holy Confession Available following Service
Fast
13
Saturday of the Akathist Hymn
Divine Services in Danville
9:00am- Divine Liturgy @ St. Barbara Chapel in Danville
5:00pm-8:00pm- "The Ten Commandments" Movie Night
Fast: wine & oil
14
Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy 
Meeting for Chanters/Acolytes for Holy Week 
Fast: wine & oil
15
Fast
16
9:00am- "The Last Things- Judgment; Heaven; Hell" Met. Kallistos Ware
10:30am- Clergy Syndesmos Meeting (via Zoom)
6:00pm- OCF Ministry
7:30pm- Lenten Compline @ St. Philip Chapel
Fast
17
12:00pm- Parsonage Maintenance appointment
5:30pm- Service of the Ninth Hour
6:00pm- Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts; Potluck; "Sites of the Trial & Final Hours of Jesus"
Fast
18
9:00am- Holy Confession Appointment
6:00pm- Lenten Compline Service
7:00pm- Parish Council
Fast
19
6:00pm- Family Night Preparations for Holy Week & Pascha
Fast
20
Saturday of Lazarus
8:30am- Orthros
9:30am- Divine Liturgy & Blessing of St. Lazarus Breads
Fast: wine & oil
21
Sunday of the Palms
8:00 Orthros
9:30 Divine Liturgy; Palm Procession; Luncheon
6:30pm- Service of the Bridegroom & Procession of Icon with Myrrhbearers 
Fast: fish, wine, & oil
22
Holy & Great Monday
9:00am- Service of the 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts
6:30pm- Service of the Bridegroom
Fast
23
Holy & Great Tuesday
9:00am- Service of the 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts
6:30pm- Service of the Bridegroom
Fast
24
Holy & Great Wednesday
9:00am- Service of the 9th Hour & Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts
2:30pm- Mystery of Holy Unction 
6:30pm- Service of the Bridegroom; Procession & Holy Unction Anoint
Fast
25
Holy & Great Thursday
9:00am- Vespers & Divine Liturgy of the Mystical Supper
6:30pm- Service of the Lord's Passion (12 Gospels)
Fast
26
Holy & Great Friday
9:00am- Royal Hours

2:30pm- Great Vespers of Christ's Descent from the Cross
6:30pm- Service of the Lamentations
Fast
27
Holy & Great Saturday
9:00am- Vespers & Divine Liturgy
11:00pm- Vigil; Resurrection Service & Divine Liturgy of our Lord's Pascha
Fast: wine & oil
28
Pascha- Easter Sunday
12:00pm- Great Vespers of Agape; Childrens' Egg Hunt & Paschal Dinner
Fast free
29
Commemoration of St. George the Great Martyr
8:00am- Orthros
9:00am- Divine Liturgy
Fast free
30
6:00pm- OCF Ministry @ NIKA House
Fast free
May 1
Fast free
May 2
Parish Movie Night
8:15am- Church Auto Recall Repair Appointment
7:30pm- "Cliffs of Freedom" Movie @ AMC Theater (Docu-drama of Greek War for Independence)
Fast free
May 3
Final Exams Begin U. of Illinois
YAL Retreat @ St. Iakovos Retreat Center
Fast free
May 4
9:30am- Hospital Visitation
10:30am-12:30pm- Sanctuary Preparation for Sunday Divine Services
Fast free
Please consult the Sunday Bulletin for changes to the Monthly Calendar.