“For God is With Us” Remember the days that Jesus fasted and prayed and was tested in the desert following his baptism. His example is meant for us, so let us join in fasting and prayer, for some things, even great and mighty things, are only possible through prayer and fasting.
Tag: Great Lent
Come join us on your Lenten journey this year – as always, you’re invited to make the most of the Church’s rich offerings of services, prayers and hymns to help you bring clarity and focus to your private worship. The dates/times for Lenten services for 2022 have been posted to our St. Ann calendar page and are also included in our weekly bulletins. We … Read More Keep Your Eyes on the Prize: Announcing the 2022 Lenten Schedule at St. Ann
A Lenten Treasure: The Liturgy of the Presanctfied Gifts
Saint Ann prays the Akathist to the Theotokos on Friday nights during Great Lent. This year the service will begin at 5:00 p.m. on the consecutive Fridays of February 19 & 26, and March 5, 12, & 19. Please join us – lift your soul with prayer! A much loved hymn to the Mother of God is sung during the Akathist service – Triumphant … Read More Join us for the Akathist to the Mother of God – Fridays during Lent @ 5:00 p.m.
To struggle for holiness is always a joy; the Lord is never outdone in generosity. Sunday, February 14, is the final day of the Pre-Lenten Triodion. St. Ann begins our journey towards Holy Week and the glorious Resurrection of Our Lord with Forgiveness Vespers, on Monday, February 15 at 5:00 p.m. As we progress through Great Lent Fr. Tom will offer the Presanctified Liturgy … Read More The Journey through Great Lent begins today: travel with the Church – find your way!