The Orthodox Mission of the Entrance
of the Theotokos Into the Temple
306 W. Main Street
Emmitsburg, MD

Schedule of Divine Services

Our usual Schedule for Divine Services follows.

Saturday evenings
6 PM: Great Vespers and Confessions
Note the following exceptions:

Sunday mornings
8:30 AM Matins and Prayers of Preparation
10 AM Divine Liturgy
Following the Liturgy: Prayers of Thanksgiving for Reception of Holy Commnion, Fellowship Hour  
Note the following exceptions:
--- There will be no Divine Services at the church on Sunday, January 20 due to the heavy snows that have fallen. Although the roads have been cleared, there would be no place for anyone to park at the church. Members of the parish are asked to pray the Typica service at home.

Wednesday evenings in Great Lent (beginning 3/13/2019)
6:00 PM Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

Upcoming Feasts and Commemorations

Sunday, March 3 (Feb. 18) - The Sunday of the Last Judgment (Meatfare)
10:00 AM Divine Liturgy
Meatfare dinner at fellowship hour

Sunday, March 10 (Feb. 25) - The Sunday of Forgiveness (Cheesefare)
10:00 AM Divine Liturgys
Vespers of Forgiveness following fellowship hours
The Great Fast begins this day at sundown. 

Wednesday, March 13 (Feb. 28) - First Wednesday in Great Lent
6:00 PM Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts


The civil date is listed first followed by the date according to the Julian Old Calendar in parenthesis, e.g. January 6 (December 24).

Calendar of Feasts and Commemorations

Contact Us

Via Email:
Via Phone: 717-817-0084
Via Mail: c/o Fr. Elias, 1634 Carrolls Tract Rd., PO Box 126, Orrtanna, PA 17353

May the Blessing of Almighty God,
the Father, Son and Holy Spirit
be with you always!