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- Orthros: 8:45 AM
- Divine Liturgy: 10:00 AM

Weekdays (when scheduled)
- Orthros: 8:00 AM
- Divine Liturgy: 9:00 AM
Oratorical Festival
The Parish Oratorical Festival will be held here at Holy Cross on Sunday, March 1.  This is a wonderful opportunity for our children in grades 4 through 12 to learn about and express their feelings about their Faith and Church in a supportive environment.  Please read the attached flyers(1, 2, 3) and talk with your children about participating.   Please feel free to email or call the office with any questions!
Belmont Roundup
YEEHAW  - Saturday, February 7, 6:30 PM to Midnight - at the Holy Cross Ponderosa.  $45 per person, $15 per child (15 and under).  Chuck Wagon BBQ, moonshine, line dancing AND MORE! Don't forget your cowboy hat and boots! To R.S.V.P. or for more information, contact Angela Woerz at 650/743-5205 or OR Lia Farantos at 650/274-6195 or
House Blessings
If you wish to have your home blessed in the month of January in celebration of Epiphany, please fill out the House Blessing form (available in the narthex or by clicking here) OR send us an email with your name, address, complete driving directions, and your desired date and time.  Someone will contact you to confirm.
Our Hope and Joy Youth Group
. . . will continue to meet following the Divine Liturgy on the following dates: 1/25 (note change), 2/8, 3/8, 4/26, 5/17.  We will begin in the Contos Library with a prayer and continue with an activity followed by a craft project.   Confirm your participation with Konstantine at


Saturday, January 24 – 5:30 PM, Great Vespers

Sunday, January 25 – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy

Friday, January 30 – The Three Hierarchs – 8 AM, Orthros; 9 AM, Divine Liturgy

Sunday, February 1 – 8:45 AM, Orthros; 10 AM, Divine Liturgy - Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee

Monday, February 2 – 8 AM, Matins; 9 AM, Divine Liturgy – Presentation of our Lord

Friday, February 6 - 8 AM, Matins; 9 AM, Divine Liturgy – Saint Photios

Saturday, February 7 – 5:30 PM, Great Vespers

Sunday, February 8 – 8:45 AM, Orthros; 10 AM, Divine Liturgy – Sunday of the Prodigal Son

If you wish to serve in the Altar, please contact Konstantine Salmas.

Attention All Acolytes.  Please check with Konstantine or Father John for the current schedule. You may serve on Sundays when your group is not assigned, but on non-assigned days you must go to Religious Education after communion. If you are assigned, then all remain in the altar through the end of the Liturgy.  All groups are called to be there for: Thanksgiving Sunday, Christmas Eve, Saturday of Lazarus and Holy Week. 
Please check with your leader or co-leader for the current schedule.
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