+St. John Maximovitch

"Never, never, never let anyone tell you that, in order to be Orthodox, you must be Eastern. The West was fully Orthodox for a thousand years, and her venerable liturgy is far older than any of her heresies." +Saint John (Maximovitch) of Shanghai and San Francisco

Friday, 10 April 2015

April 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

APRIL - MAY 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 21st April 2015

 
5th April PALM SUNDAY: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

The photographs show the procession with Palms, the reading of the Gospel and the Communion.




11th April EASTER VIGIL: 10:30 p.m. Paschal Preaconium (Exultet caelum laudibus) and the Litanies (1234sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 11:00 p.m. by Orthros and the Divine Liturgy of Pascha of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

19th April LOW SUNDAY: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

26th April EASTER II: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

3rd May EASTER III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

10th May EASTER IV: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

17th May EASTER V: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Thursday 21st May: The Ascension of Our Lord: TBA  Western Rite Terce Propers

24th May: SUNDAY AFTER ASCENSION: Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

30th May: THE VIGIL OF PENTECOST: at around 6:00 The Six Prophecies and the Litany of the Saints followed by Mass of the Vigil hopefully at Saint David's old church at Llanthony, NP7 7NN, see below:

31st May:  PENTECOST: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Saint David's old church at Llanthony in Wales NP7 7NN.  Further details about the location can be seen at this link

7th June: TRINITY SUNDAY (PENTECOST I): Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Confirmed future dates for the Western Rite Liturgy of Saint Gregory the Great at Headington Cemetery Chapel at Oxford: June 28th and July 23rd 2015.

Unconfirmed dates for the Western Rite Liturgy at Oxford: August 23rd and September 20th.

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Services for March 2015



SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

MARCH 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 19th March 2015

1st March QUADRAGESIMA LENT I: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

8th March LENT II:  10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

15th March LENT III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

22nd March LENT IV (Laetare): to be confirmed: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG.  In any case: 10:30 a.m. Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

29th March PASSION SUNDAY: No Western Rite Terce this morning but at 10:30 a.m. the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church will be celebrated in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG

Sunday, 25 January 2015

Services for February 2015


SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

FEBRUARY 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 14th February 2015

1st February EPIPHANY II: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

8th February SEPTUAGESIMA: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

15th February SEXAGESIMA and FEAST OF THE PURIFICATION of the BLESSED VIRGIN MARY: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

22nd February QUINQUAGESIMA: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

25th February ASH WEDNESDAY: No service today but the Propers for Tierce can be downloaded here.

Monday, 29 December 2014

Services for January 2015

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

JANUARY 2015

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 29th December 2014

4 January 2015 ADVENT IV: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

6 January 2015 CHRISTMAS EVE:  No service today.  The Propers for Western Rite Terce can be downloaded here.

7 January 2015 FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD: No service today.  The Propers for Terce can be downloaded here.

11th January SUNDAY in the OCTAVE of the NATIVITY: 10:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

14th January THE CIRCUMCISION OF OUR LORD: No service todayThe Propers for Terce can be downloaded here.

18th January The Most HOLY NAME of JESUS: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

19th January The EPIPHANY of OUR LORD: no service today.  The Propers for Terce can be downloaded here.

25th January EPIPHANY I: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

26th January OCTAVE of the EPIPHANY: no service today,  the Propers for Terce can be downloaded here.

Monday, 1 December 2014

Services for December 2014


SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

DECEMBER 2014

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 18th December 2014

The Server is ready for the Pilgrimage Service in honour of Saint Martin at
Canterbury's Saint Martin Church on Sunday 30th November 2014

More photographs of our Pilgrimage are available to view here.

7th December CHRIST THE KING: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

14th December ADVENT I: 10:30 a.m.  Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY

21 December ADVENT II: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

28 December ADVENT III: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Sunday, 26 October 2014

November 14 schedule

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

NOVEMBER 2014

Sunday Terce Service can be dowloaded here
The Terce Propers for each Sunday can be downloaded by clicking on the links below
The Hymn Nunc Sancte nobis Spiritus from the Sarum Breviary can be downloaded here

Last Updated 16th November 2014

2nd November PENTECOST XXI: 9:30 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

Please note new starting time of Terce at Saint Dunstan's from 9th November:

9th November PENTECOST XXII: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

16th November PENTECOST XXIII: 10:30 a.m.  Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy at Headington Cemetery Chapel, Dunstan Road, OXFORD OX3 9BY
The Sanctuary is ready for the Liturgy, 16 Nov 2014

23rd November PENTECOST XXIV: 10:00 a.m. Western Rite Terce sung at the Saint Aldhelm Chapel in Saint Dunstan's Parish Church, Saint Osmond's Road, Poole, BH12 9JG followed at 10:30 by the Liturgy of the Antiochian Orthodox Church.

30th November PENTECOST XXV: 11:00 a.m. Pilgrimage at Saint Martin of Tours church in Canterbury on the Sunday in the Octave of the Feast of Saint Martin which falls on Monday 24th November (11th November Julian/Old calendar).  Western Rite Terce followed by the Saint Gregory the Great Liturgy
Following the Liturgy, we shall be holding the Annual General Meeting of the ROCOR Western Rite Community in the UK over lunch paid for by the Community funds.  You are all cordially invited to attend.