Feast of Holy Ascension 2015 - Schedule

Wednesday, May  7/20th

Vigil (6:30 PM - 11:30 PM)

Thursday, May 8/21st

3rd & 6th Hour, then Divine Liturgy (8:30 AM - Noon) Vespers (6:30 PM - 8:00)

Missions

Saint Matthew the Evangelist, Jonesboro, Arkansas

Jonesboro is a town located near the Eastern border of Arkansas, with a population of approximately 60,000. From a human standpoint, it’s not the most likely candidate for a traditional Orthodox mission, but for an Orthodox Christian who orders his priorities around Christ and His Church, it makes perfect sense. Read more...

Ask A Priest

Fasting

Q. There seems to be a lot of variation in how people observe fasting, but my confessor told me to fast from oil on Wednesday and Friday. Oil is a pretty vague category, though, and I was wondering if I could get a more explicit description of what kinds of food and drink are excluded on strict fast days. Read more...