St Mary's Holy Assumption
Russian Orthodox Church
141 Den Rd, Stamford, CT 06903
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Special Lenten and Easter Services

These Services are very beautiful. Please make an extra effort to attend. It is most respectful for a family to represent the deceased souls being prayed for at the Panihida Services on Friday evenings and Soul Saturdays during Great Lent. Please give Fr. Vladimir your list of names and or any additions to your existing list.

Wed., Mar. Apr. 14, 21    5:30 PM General Confession 6:00 PM Pre-Sanctified Liturgy

Fri., Apr. 16                 6:00 PM Panihida

Sat., Apr 17                        6:00 PM Soul Saturdays... Vespers followed by Panihida

On Saturday, Apr, 17, father will anoint  people with oil that was blessed during sacrament of the Holy Unction. This is because service of Holy Unction will not be served this year due to pandemic.

Fri., Apr. 23                                          6:00 PM Vespers Lazarus

Saturday Sat., Apr. 24                         10:00 AM Lazarus Saturday: Divine Liturgy

                                                             6:00 PM Vespers and the blessing of Palms and Pussy willows

Holy Week Services

Thurs., Apr. 29                                    6:00 PM Holy Thursday... Reading of the 12 Passions

Fri., Apr. 30                                        5:00 PM Holy Friday... Vespers and Burial Services

Sat., May 1                                         9:00 AM Holy Saturday...Liturgy of St. Basil

     Blessing of Easter food baskets 3:00 PM, 6:00 PM. Please make sure to wear face covering and observe social distancing

Easter Services

Sat., May 1                                       11:30 PM Nocturns followed by Blessing of Easter food baskets 

Sun., May 2                                      10.00 AM PASCHA: Divine Liturgy Blessing of Easter food baskets after Services.

Bright Monday, May 3                     10:00 AM Vesperal Liturgy followed by potluck lunch

Regular Schedule of Services.
10:00am - Divine Liturgy
6:00pm - Vespers

Fist Saturday of the month - general confession after Vespers


Eve of Feast
6:00pm - Vespers


10:00am - Divine Liturgy


As per blessing from His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, we are opened.The following safety precautions will be observed

1) Sign-in Sheet – the date and type of service and a list of persons attending (including children over the age of 5) will kept on file in the parish office for each time the church is opened for services. Each household shall provide a telephone number to facilitate contact tracing if necessary.

2) Those coming to church should take their temperature at home that day. Those with a temperature of 100.4 or above should not enter. We have a no contact infrared thermometer available at church to use before entering for those who did not have a thermometer at home.

3) Choir – we have a designated area for the choir which can accommodate 5 stands keeping social distance rules.

4) Collection plate – a box for offerings was placed by the doors of the church.

5) Candles shall not be handled by worshippers. Instead, we have an appointed person that lights candles for those present in the church to prevent contamination.

6) Those who are symptomatic or ill will not be allowed to attend.

7) If it is discovered someone who is ill with the coronavirus has been in church, services may not be held in the church for at least two weeks.


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Bulletin April 18, 2021 - 04/17/2021

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Bulletin January 24, 2021 - 01/22/2021

Bulletin January 17, 2021 - 01/21/2021

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