16th Sun. after Pentecost
Tone 7. Epistle: 2. Cor 6, 1-10. Gospel: Matt 25, 14-30.
Repose of the Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian.
Gospel of the talents is well-known to us. This day we should ask ourselves what we are doing with our God-given lives and our God-given gifts.
St. John the Theologian was one of the original twelve Apostles, and wrote the Gospel bearing his name; three canonical letters: I John, II John, and III John; and the Book of Revelation.
Schedule of the Services
Friday, Oct. 14, 2016- No Service- PROTECTION OF THE THEOTOKOS- Slava at New Gracanica.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016- Divine Liturgy & Church School at 10 AM.
SSM Choir Slava
SSM Choir celebrates Slava on Oct. 9. Luncheon will be held following the Divine Liturgy, Pomen and cutting of Kolac in the Church Hall.
Christine Krcadinac will start giving folklore costumes. $50.00 deposit for every child is required. Please take good care of costumes.
Our Church with the humanitarian organization “LIFELINE” is organizing action to help children without parental care in Zvecanska Orphanage, Belgrade. Clothes needs to be packed and ready in our church on October 9th. Please send text to (847) 208-9937 (with your name and number of children you want to help).
Please help us to raise funds for the repair of our aging parish church. All the donations can be mailed to: Attn: Building Committee – Old Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church, 3062 W. Palmer Sq., Chicago, IL 60647.
Please donate a candle for Health or In Memory. The price for either one is $20.00.
We pray for the health and salvation for the servants of God: Mirkа Ivanisevic, Slobodan (Mike) Pavlovic, Zorica Jovanovic, Jelena Opsenica, Dimitrije Micic, Velimir Majdov, Slavica Kostic Prostran, Miroslav Nikolic, and Dragan Kainovic.
We pray for the repose of the souls of the servants of God: +Milenko Vuckovich, +Stevan Stojanovic, and +Milos Grujic.