ST. NICHOLAS ORTHODOX CHURCH
9100 Youree Drive - Shreveport, LA 71115
(phone) 318-797-2226 / (fax) 318-797-2838
APRIL 2019
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Mar 31
Veneration of the Cross
9:00 Orthros
10:00 Divine Liturgy
Procession of the Cross
12:30pm Catechism
Wine & oil
1
St. Mary of Egypt
Fast
2
5:30 Orthros
8:30pm Great Compline
Fast
3
5:30 Orthros
5:30pm
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy & Potluck
Fast
4
Fast
5
8:00 Orthros
12:00 6th Hour
5:30pm Akathist
Fast
6
Lenten Retreat w/ Fr. Stephen De Young  9am - 2pm
4:00 Chant/ Vespers Choir
5:00 9th Hour & Great Vespers
6:00 Confession
Wine & oil
7
St. John Climacus
9:00 Orthros
10:00 Divine Liturgy
LADIES Meeting
12:30pm Catechism
Wine & oil
8
Fast
9
5:30 Orthros
6pm Parish Council
8:30pm Great Compline
Fast
10
5:30 Orthros
5:30pm Canon & Life of St. Mary
Potluck
Fast
11
5:30 Presanctified Liturgy
Fast
12
8:00 Orthros
12:00 6th Hour
5:30pm Akathist
Fast
13
9:30am Texarkana Liturgy

4:00 Chant/ Vespers Choir
5:00 9th Hour & Great Vespers
6:00 Confession
Wine & oil
14
St. Mary of Egypt
9:00 Orthros
10:00 Divine Liturgy
12:30pm Catechism
2:00 Bingo at Heritage Manor
Wine & oil
15
Fast
16
5:30 Orthros
8:30pm Inexhaustible Cup
Fast
17
5:30 Orthros
5:30pm
Pre-Sanctified Liturgy & Potluck
Fast
18
Fast
19
8:00 Orthros
12:00 6th Hour
6pm Compline & Canon of Lazarus
Fast
20
Lazarus Saturday
8am Orthros
9am Divine Liturgy
Pancake Brunch
5:00 9th Hour & Great Vespers
6:00 Confession
Wine & oil
21
PALM SUNDAY
9:00 Orthros
10:00 Divine Liturgy
Procession & Potluck
6pm Bridegroom Orthros
Fish, wine, & oil
22
Great and Holy Monday
9am Hours
6pm Bridegroom Orthros
Fast
23
Great and Holy Tuesday
9am Hours
6pm Bridegroom Orthros
Fast
24
Great and Holy Wednesday
9am Hours
10am Presanctified Liturgy
6pm Holy Unction
Fast
25
Great and Holy Thursday
10am Vesperal Liturgy of Mystical Supper
12noon Rite of Washing of Feet
6pm Twelve Gospels Orthros
Wine allowed
26
Great and Holy Friday
9am Royal Hours
11am Pre-Baptism Prayers
3pm Unnailing Vespers
7pm Lamentations Orthros
Psalm Vigil
Fast
27
Great and Holy Saturday
10:00 am Vesperal Divine Liturgy
w/ Baptism
10:30 pm Pascha Vigil begins
11:30 pm Paschal Liturgy
Wine allowed
28
PASCHA
12:00 (Noon)
Agape Vespers & Pascha Picnic
Fast free
29
Bright Monday & Feast of Great-Martyr George
@ St. George
Orthros 9:00 am
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Fast free
30
Bright Tuesday
Liturgy @ Holy Nativity 9:00am
Fast free
May 1
Fast free
May 2
5:30 Paschal Orthros
5:30pm Paschal Vespers
Fast free
May 3
8:00 Paschal Orthros
Fast free
May 4
Bright Saturday
9:00 Paschal Hours & Divine Liturgy
5:00 9th Hour & Great Vespers
6:00 Confession
Fast free
Please consult the Sunday bulletin for changes to the monthly calendar.