Schedule of Services
Normal weekly services
Moleben (service of intercession) to St Nicholas with Akathist
Sunday Divine Liturgy
Weekday festal services generally follow this pattern: Vigil - 6.00 pm; Divine Liturgy - 9.30 am.
St Nicholas Parish worships according to the Julian calendar (sometimes known as the 'old-style calendar'), which is at present 13 days behind the civil calendar. For convenience sake the service schedule below lists dates according to the civil calendar.
The languages of the services are mixed, with English, Church Slavonic and occasionally Greek used. Weekend services are generally celebrated according to this language pattern:
Normal weekend and festal services take place our parish Church of St Nicholas at 34 Ferry Road. Services marked thus: take place at the parish house chapel of Christ the All-Merciful Saviour at 2 Bowness Avenue, Headington, Oxford OX3 0AJ
Please note that the text on pink background is the daily commemoration kept by the Orthodox Church on that day, it does NOT denote a service taking place our church. Scheduled services are indicated in blue.
First weekend of the month
Second weekend of the month
Third weekend of the month
Fourth weekend of the month
English with Church Slavonic
Predominately Church Slavonic