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Ninth Annual Advent Mass with Lessons and Carols

Saturday, November 25th, 2006

[ December 3, 2006; 10:00 am; ] On Sunday, 3 December, the Ninth Annual Advent Mass with Lessons and Carols will be celebrated at the 10 am service. Please join us for this wonder start of the season. Musical selections will include congregational hymns as well as choral pieces by Ley, Handel, Besig, and Mendehlssohn.

Advent Retreat

Saturday, December 9th, 2006

[ December 9, 2006; 9:00 am; ] St. Michael’s Orthodox Parish in Whittier has cordially invited our parishoners to join in their Advent Retreat, Saturday, 9 December, from 9 am to 3 pm. The retreat will be conducted by Fr. Thomas O’Dea, and the theme is Spirituality for Everyday Living. A signup is posted in the Parish Hall.

Parish Work Day

Sunday, December 24th, 2006

[ December 24, 2006; 12:00 pm; ] A Work Day is scheduled after the 10 am Mass to clean and decorate the Church for the Christmas Masses.

Christmas Eve Service

Sunday, December 24th, 2006

[ December 24, 2006; 10:30 pm; ] 10:30 pm – Carols
11:00 pm – Christmas Eve High Mass

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counseller, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. -Isaiah 9:6

Christmas Day Service

Monday, December 25th, 2006

[ December 25, 2006; 10:00 am; ] A Choral Mass for Christmas Day will be celebrated beginning at 10:00 am – take a break from opening presents and remind yourselves what the day is all about!