Protection of the
Holy Mother of God
An English-language parish in Falls Church, VA
of the Romanian Episcopate, in the Orthodox Church in America
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The St. Mary community welcomes you to worship the risen Lord with us!
This Week's Services
- Vespers | Wednesday, May 31 @ 7pm-7:30pm, followed by Adult Ed
- Memorial Divine Liturgy | Saturday, June 3 @ 10am-11am
- Great Vespers with Group Confession | Saturday, June 3 @ 5pm-6:30pm
- Sunday Divine Liturgy (+Holy Pentecost+) | Sunday, June 4, 9am Matins / 10am Liturgy / 11:30am Kneeling Vespers
Next week (June 5–9) is fast-free, while we commemorate the Holy Spirit.
Find services farther in advance on the calendar page.
Consecrated in 1988, Protection of the Holy Mother of God Orthodox Church (St. Mary), is a an English-language parish in Falls Church, VA of the Romanian Episcopate of the Orthodox Church in America. Our congregation is a mix of cradle, convert, and "re-vert" worshippers, coming from all different walks of life and backgrounds. In other words, we are a great American "melting pot" of Orthodoxy in the heart of the nation's capital!