Protection of the Holy Virgin Mary Orthodox Church
1261 York Rd, Clarksville, TN 37042
Gospel Reading Sunday, February 25th
Church Etiquette - When attending an Orthodox Church
Commemorated Sunday, February 25th
Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee Beginning of the Lenten Triodion
Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee Beginning of the Lenten Triodion
Service Schedule
  • Sat

    10-noon : Baby shower for Erica and Phillip 
    4:30pm Confession
    5:30pm Vespers
  • Sun

    Publican & Pharisee
    9:40am Hours
    10:00am Divine Liturgy
  • Thu

    6:00 pm Akathist to the Protection of the Theotokos followed by Catechism Class
  • Sat

    Pyanski Workshop from 10-1 at the church
    4:30pm Confession
    5:30pm Vespers
  • Sun

    Prodigal Son
    9:40am Hours
    10:00am Divine Liturgy
Recurring Events

Holy Land
- You may send assistance through IOCC (International Orthodox Christian Charities) here: Conflict in Gaza

Ukraine Assistance - If you want to help those in Ukraine impacted by war, you may do so through International Orthodox Christian Charities, IOCC Ukraine

Sunday Weekly Cleanup: We need everyone to lend a hand with this task to help make the load lighter on the few who often clean. Many hands make light work. Those who are staying to clean are often cleaning until mid-afternoon. There are many tasks that need to be completed each Sunday. 

Recommended Reading
Ancient Faith Radio
Announcements February 22, 2024

Baby Shower: For Erica and Phillip to welcome baby Julianna. 
Saturday, February 24th from 10-noon at the church. Link to their registry:  Registry 

Pyanski Workshop on Sat. March 2nd at the church from 10-1.
Nancy will be doing a pysanky workshop on March 2, from 10-1 @ the church. It usually takes 3 hrs to make an egg. Fran will be helping also. Due to the nature of the craft, we are limiting it to 8 participants ages 14 and above. Contact Fran or Nancy if you plan on attending or have any questions. All we ask is that u bring your enthusiasm and creativity as well as own refreshments if u desire. Note: Men are welcome, so please spread the word.

Assistance Needed with Prosphora for Divine Liturgy. Thank you for considering this need of our parish. Sign up link:  Prosphora Sign-up or see Matushka for any additional details.

Link to the 2024 OCA desk calendar listing feast days, fasting periods with specifics, OCA directories, pastoral messages, and more. An excellent resource.  Desk Calendar


Tithing/ Donations

Baptism of the Infant, George August 13, 2023

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