Welcome to Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church in Falls Church, Virginia, just 6.75 miles from Washington, DC. Saint Katherine has been ministering to Orthodox Christians in Northern Virginia for over 50 years. Please come to church and worship with us. We have lots to offer and would love to have you join our church family.

PRAY AND PREPARE, DON'T PANIC!
Please note that all services and activities
are cancelled until further notice.
Updates, as they pertain to our parish,
are available by clicking on the graphic below.

Click here, or on the image above, for updates
on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) as they pertain to our parish.

 

Mission Statement: Our mission is to proclaim and live the Orthodox Christian faith by fostering a loving environment promoting diverse ministries enabling parishionersto fully participate  in the life of the Church and find salvation in Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America
Archbishop Elpidophoros of America information . . . »

Metropolitan Evangelos' Encyclicals and Announcements
List of Encyclicals and Announcements from Metropolitan Evangelos... »

Philoptochos
Our calendar of events: meetings, bake sale and luncheon dates, stewardship form, etc. are available . . . »

Sunday Bulletins Online
Sunday bulletins are available online at http://saint-katherines.org/about_us/sunday-bulletins . . . »

Washington Metro Area AHEPA Awards
50th Annual AHEPA Awards Letter, Guidelines, and Application . . . Postmark deadline for application packets extended to April 11 . . . »

Cyber Security Watch
Please read this article from the Archdiocese Departments of Internet Ministries and Information Technology to protect yourself from cyber crime. »

Appalachia Mission Opportunity | July 12-28, 2020
A wonderful mission opportunity in Appalachia in July 2020 awaits you . . . »

Free Personal Bilingual Services Book
Download this free personal bilingual services book . . . »

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting some our programs . . . »

 

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

SUNDAY SERVICES
9:00am Orthros | 10:00am Liturgy
March 29, Sunday of Saint John Climacus (cancelled due to COVID-19)
April 5, Sunday of Saint Mary of Egypt (cancelled due to COVID-19)

WEEKDAY EVENING SERVICES, 7:00pm (unless otherwise noted)
Monday, March 30, Compline (cancelled due to COVID-19)
Friday, April 3, 4th Salutations
Monday, April 5, Compline
Friday, April 10, Akathist Hymn

SATURDAY OF LAZARUS, HOLY WEEK, AND EASTER SERVICES
Saturday of Lazarus, April 11
9:30am Orthros, 10:30am Divine Liturgy

Palm Sunday, April 12
8:00am Divine Liturgy
9:30am Orthros
10:30am Divine Liturgy
7:00pm Bridegroom Service

Holy Monday, April 13
7:00pm Bridegroom Service

Holy Tuesday, April 14
7:00pm Bridegroom Service

Holy Wednesday, April 15
9:30am Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
3:00pm Holy Unction
7:00pm Holy Unction

Holy Thursday, April 16
6:00am Vespers with the Liturgy of Saint Basil (Mystical Supper)
7:00pm The Holy Passion of Christ (Twelve Gospels)

Good Friday, April 17
9:00am The Great Hours
3:30pm Great Vespers with the Descent of the Cross
7:00pm The Lamentations (Epitaphios)

Holy Saturday, April 18
9:30am Vespers with the Liturgy of Saint Basil
11:00pm Canon Preceding the Resurrection

Pascha (Easter Sunday), April 19
12:00am Orthros and Divine Liturgy
11:00am Vespers of Love (Agape)

 


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