Schedule of Divine Services

The Cathedral is open one hour
before service times.

*Confessions are heard after divine services on Thursday and Saturday evenings, and until 9:20am on Sundays.

*Memorial Prayers (panikhida)for the departed are offered on Saturdays at 5:15pm upon request made in advance.

Contact: info@nycathedral.org

Thursday, August 21

6:00 pm 9th Hour/Vespers

Saturday, August 23

5:30 pm Vigil Service

Sunday, August 24

9:00 am Hours & Divine Liturgy

Thursday, August 28

6:00 pm 9th Hour/Vespers

Friday, August 29

Beheading of the Forerunner and Baptist John

7:30 am Divine Liturgy

Saturday, August 30

5:30 pm Vigil Service

Sunday, August 31

9:00 am Hours & Divine Liturgy

Thursday, September 4

6:00 pm 9th Hour/Vespers

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August 21, 2014

Thursday of the 11th week after Pentecost

Matt 24.13-28

But he who endures to the end will be saved. And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached throughout the whole world, as a testimony to all nations; and then the end will come. So when you see the desolating sacrilege spoken of by the prophet Daniel, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand), then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains; let him who is on the housetop not go down to take what is in his house; and let him who is in the field not turn back to take his mantle. And alas for those who are with child and for those who give suck in those days! Pray that your flight may not be in winter or on a sabbath. For then there will be great tribulation, such as has not been from the beginning of the world until now, no, and never will be. And if those days had not been shortened, no human being would be saved; but for the sake of the elect those days will be shortened. Then if any one says to you, ‘Lo, here is the Christ!’ or ‘There he is!’ do not believe it. For false Christs and false prophets will arise and show great signs and wonders, so as to lead astray, if possible, even the elect. Lo, I have told you beforehand. So, if they say to you, ‘Lo, he is in the wilderness,’ do not go out; if they say, ‘Lo, he is in the inner rooms,’ do not believe it. For as the lightning comes from the east and shines as far as the west, so will be the coming of the Son of man. Wherever the body is, there the eagles will be gathered together.

2Cor 4.1-6

Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. We have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways; we refuse to practice cunning or to tamper with God’s word, but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to every man’s conscience in the sight of God. And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled only to those who are perishing. In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the likeness of God. For what we preach is not ourselves, but Jesus Christ as Lord, with ourselves as your servants for Jesus’ sake. For it is the God who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ.

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