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.

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 . . . »

Apokreatiko Glendi, February 29, 5:30pm-11:00pm
Apokreatiko Glendi, Saturday, February 29, 5:30pm-11:00pm . . . »

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

Washington Metro Area AHEPA Awards
Washington Metropolitan Area 50th Annual AHEPA Awards Letter, Guidelines, and Application form are now available . . . »

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 . . . »

2020 Lenten Retreat, Saturday, April 4, 2020
Please join us for our 2020 Community Lenten Retreat . . . »

 

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

SUNDAY SERVICES
8:00am Divine Liturgy | 9:30am Orthros | 10:30am Liturgy (unless otherwise noted)
February 23, Meatfare Sunday
March 1, Cheesefare Sunday
March 8, Sunday of Orthodoxy
March 15, St. Gregory Palamas
March 22, Veneration of the Holy Cross
March 29, St. John Climacus

WEEKDAY LITURGIES
9:30am Orthros | 10:30am Divine Liturgy (unless otherwise noted)
Saturday, February 22, First Saturday of Souls
Saturday, February 29, Second Saturday of Souls
Saturday, March 7, 3rd Saturday of Souls
Wednesday, March 25, Annunciation

PARAKLESIS to Saint Ephraim of Nea Makri, 8:00pm
Wednesday, February 26
Wednesday, March 25

WEEKDAY EVENING SERVICES, 7:00pm (unless otherwise noted)
Monday, March 2, Compline
Wednesday, March 4, Presanctified Liturgy
Friday, March 6, 1st Salutations
Sunday, March 8, Pan-Orthodox Vespers, 5:30pm at Saint Sophia, DC 
Monday, March 9, Compline
Wednesday, March 11, Presanctified Liturgy
Friday, March 13, 2nd Salutations
Monday, March 16, Compline
Wednesday, March 18, Presanctified Liturgy
Friday, March 20, 3rd Salutations
Monday, March 23, Compline
Tuesday, March 24, Great Vespers for Annunciation
Monday, March 30, Compline
Wednesday, April 1, Presanctified Liturgy
Friday, April 3, 4th Salutations
Monday, April 5, Compline
Wednesday, April 8, Presanctified Liturgy
Friday, April 10, Akathist Hymn

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

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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Hellenic Education Center
Eleni Alexopoulou, Director 
703-671-7715
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Upcoming Events

GOYA Boys' B-ball
Feb 26 6:30 pm
Fellowship of St. Ephraim
Feb 26 7 pm
Paraklesis to St. Ephraim
Feb 26 8 pm
HEC Parents B-Ball
Feb 26 8 pm

 

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