Bulletin 6 May 2022

Schedule of Services

Sat, 13 Apr 2024
  • 6:00 pm Great Vespers (Evening Prayer)

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sun, 14 Apr 2024
  • 🍇 Sunday of St. John Climacus

  • 9:30 am Matins (Morning Prayer)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy (Eucharist)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

Wed, 17 Apr 2024
  • 7:00 pm Matins with the Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Thu, 18 Apr 2024
  • 🍇 5th Thursday of Lent: The Great Canon of Saint Andrew of Crete

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

  • 7:00 pm Chant training

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Fri, 19 Apr 2024
  • 7:00 pm Compline & Akathistos Hymn

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sat, 20 Apr 2024
  • 🍇 5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn

  • 8:45 am Matins and Divine Liturgy with ordination

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

  • 6:00 pm Great Vespers (Evening Prayer)

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sun, 21 Apr 2024
  • Beuno, abbot of Clynnog Fawr

  • 🍇 Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt

  • 9:30 am Matins (Morning Prayer)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy (Eucharist)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 12:00 pm Children’s Catechesis | Varangian Guard Youth Club

Wed, 24 Apr 2024
  • 7:00 pm Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Thu, 25 Apr 2024
  • Mark the Apostle and Evangelist

  • 10:30 am Lenten Vespers & Scripture Study

    The Church of The Holy Fathers of Nicea

  • 7:00 pm Chant training

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Fri, 26 Apr 2024
  • 7:00 pm Divine Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sat, 27 Apr 2024
  • 🍇 Lazarus Saturday

  • 9:30 am Matins & Divine Liturgy

  • 6:00 pm Great Vespers (Evening Prayer)

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sun, 28 Apr 2024
  • 🐟 Palm Sunday

  • 9:30 am Matins (Morning Prayer)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy (Eucharist)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 7:00 pm Matins of Holy Monday

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Mon, 29 Apr 2024
  • ☦️ Holy Monday

  • 7:00 pm Matins of Holy Tuesday

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Tue, 30 Apr 2024
  • James the Apostle and brother of St. John the Theologian

  • ☦️ Holy Tuesday

  • 7:00 pm Matins of Holy Wednesday

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Wed, 01 May 2024
  • ☦️ Holy Wednesday

  • 10:30 am Church cleaning

  • 7:00 pm Holy Unction

Thu, 02 May 2024
  • Removal of the Relics of St. Athanasius the Great

  • 🍇 Holy Thursday

  • 10:30 am Liturgy for the Last Supper

  • 7:00 pm Matins of Holy Friday (Twelve Gospels)

Fri, 03 May 2024
  • ☦️ Holy Friday

  • 8:30 am Royal Hours

  • 4:30 pm Confessions

  • 5:30 pm Vespers (The Apokatheleos, taking down from the Cross)

  • 7:00 pm Matins of Holy Saturday (The Lamentations)

Sat, 04 May 2024
  • ☦️ Holy Saturday

  • 9:45 am Vesperal Liturgy

  • 6:00 pm Great Vespers (Evening Prayer)

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sun, 05 May 2024
  • Great and Holy Pascha

  • 9:30 am Matins (Morning Prayer)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy (Eucharist)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

Mon, 06 May 2024
  • Renewal Monday

Tue, 07 May 2024
  • Renewal Tuesday: The Commemoration of Saints Raphael, Nicholas, Irene, and the Other Newly-revealed Martyrs of Lesbos

Wed, 08 May 2024
  • Synaxis of the Holy Powder (or manna) which emitted from the tomb of Saint John the Theologian

  • Synaxis of the Holy manna which emitted from the tomb of Saint John the Theologian

  • 7:00 pm Scripture Study via Zoom

Thu, 09 May 2024
  • Renewal Thursday

  • 10:30 am Morning Prayer & Scripture Study

  • 7:00 pm Chant training

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Fri, 10 May 2024
  • Renewal Friday: Theotokos of the Life-giving Spring

  • Simon the Zealot & Apostle

Sat, 11 May 2024
  • Renewal Saturday

  • 6:00 pm Great Vespers (Evening Prayer)

    Church of the 318 Holy Fathers

Sun, 12 May 2024
  • Thomas Sunday

  • 9:30 am Matins (Morning Prayer)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

  • 10:30 am Divine Liturgy (Eucharist)

    St Julian's Church, Fish St, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UH

Christ is risen!

Christ is risen! – Χριστὸς ἀνέστη! – Христос воскрес! – Христосъ воскресе! – Hristos a înviat! – Atgyfododd Crist! – Христос васкрсе! – ክርስቶስ ተነሳ ከሙታን – !المسيح قام! حقا قام – Христос възкресе!

Thank You!!!

Thank you to all those who helped so much throughout Holy Week through to Thomas Sunday:

  • To those who cared for the beauty of the church with decorations and cleaning, preparing the lamps etc
  • To those who prepared food for the Feasts and Episcopal Visits
  • To those who chanted
  • To those who helped with the manual labor – erecting marquees, cleaning the toilet etc
  • To those who kept order in the church and looked after new people who attended

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

Congratulations

On 10 April Ava-Rose HUTANU was baptised.

On Saturday 18 April, Lazarus Saturday, we received five people into the Orthodox Church.  Two by Baptism :  Lucy Watson and Melangell Bowe and three by Chrismation:  Katherine Jones, John Bowe and Anna Bowe.

May God fortify them and strengthen them in the Faith and grant them Many Years!

Pentecost Summer Barbecue

Festal Icon Decoration Workshop

Would you like to learn how to decorate the festal icons of the church with flowers?  Sister Theovouli will be running a workshop at the beginning of June ahead of our Patronal Feast to teach us how to do this in the way she has been taught in the Monastery of Chrysopigi, Crete.  Please register your interest using this form:

Register your interest

Prosphora baking workshop

Would you like to learn to bake Prosphora – the bread used in the Divine Liturgy? Diakonissa Yiota will be holding a baking workshop in late May early June.

Please register your interest on the form below and Yiota will be in touch …

Click here to register your interest

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