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Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts

Wednesday, April 7th @ 5:20 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:20 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

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This Wednesday evening we will serve the Lenten service of the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts.

5:20 pm – 9th Hour, Typika, and Presanctified
7:00 pm – Lenten Potluck & Discussion to follow


The Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts is the solemn lenten Vespers service with the administration of Holy Communion added to it. There is no consecration of the eucharistic gifts at this Liturgy. Holy Communion is given from the eucharistic gifts sanctified on the previous Sunday at the celebration of the Divine Liturgy, hence its name of “presanctified.”

The Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts is served on Wednesdays and Fridays throughout Great Lent, as well as on Great & Holy Monday, Great & Holy Tuesday, and Great & Holy Wednesday.

*Note: The Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts is a Communion service in the Orthodox Church. All are welcome to attend, though Communion is given only to those baptized Orthodox Christians who have prepared themselves through prayer, fasting, recent confession, and who are at peace with their neighbor. If you are interested in learning more about joining the Holy Orthodox Church, please speak with Fr. Joel after the service.

Date: Wednesday, April 7th
Time: 5:20 pm - 7:00 pm
Event CategoryServices
Address: 14020 Private Drive 2083
St. James, MO 65559 United States

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Phone: (573) 458-9431
Organizer Name: Annunciation Calendar
Phone: (573) 458-9431

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