Emmanuel Gothic Emmanuel Episcopal Church
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300 W. Frederick St.
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 886-8172
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Upcoming events and notable dates


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Weekly calendar (does not include special events listed above)

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  • 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I
  • 9:00 a.m. Coffee and Fellowship in Memorial Hall
  • 9:30 a.m. Christian Education (Children's and Adult); also Choir practice in the Sanctuary
  • 10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II;

    Nursery Care is available (ages 0-5) every Sunday from 9:30 on, so that adults of all ages may attend Adult Sunday School.
Office closed
Musikgarten
(Memorial Hall; various times)
8-9 p.m. AA & AL (Dining Room) & ALATEEN (Mem. Hall)
The Rev. Shelby Owen & Secretary in Office
Musikgarten
(Memorial Hall; various times)
The Rev. Shelby Owen & Secretary in Office
Musikgarten
(Memorial Hall; various times)
Office closed
Musikgarten
(Memorial Hall; various times)
6-7 p.m. OA (Smith Room)
8-9 p.m. Al-Anon (Smith Room)
Secretary in Office
Office closed
10-11 a.m. Al-Anon (Smith Room)
8-9 p.m. AA (Dining Room)

Liturgical calendar, 2016-2017

Season . Sunday sequence
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2nd
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3rd
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4th
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5th
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6th
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7th
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8th
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9th
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10th
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11th
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12th
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13th
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Advent . Nov
27
Dec
4
Dec
11
Dec
18
"Sundays of Advent"
Christmas Dec
25
Jan
1
"Sunday(s) after Christmas"
Epiphany Jan
8
Jan
15
Jan
22
Jan
29
Feb
5
Feb
12
Feb
19
Feb
26
"Sundays after the Epiphany"
Lent Ash Wed. Mar. 1 Mar
5
Mar
12
Mar
19
Mar
26
Apr
2
Apr
9
"Sundays in Lent" (ending with Palm Sunday)
Easter . Apr
16
Apr
23
Apr
30
May
7
May
14
May
21
May
28
"Sundays of Easter"
Pentecost Jun
4
Jun
11
Jun
18
Jun
25
Jul
2
Jul
9
Jul
16
Jul
23
Jul
30
Aug
6
Aug
13
Aug
20
Aug
27
Sep
3
(1st through 13th, above)
"Sundays after Pentecost"
(14th through 27th, below)
Sep
10
Sep
17
Sep
24
Oct
1
Oct
8
Oct
15
Oct
22
Oct
29
Nov
5
Nov
12
Nov
19
Nov
26
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14th
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15th
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16th
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17th
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18th
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19th
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20th
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21st
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22nd
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23rd
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24th
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25th
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26th
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27th
Sunday sequence

For further explanation, see lectionarypage.net.


The Church seasons

Season How it is determined Earliest possible Sunday Latest possible Sunday
Advent The beginning of the church year, four Sundays prior to Christmas Day Nov. 27 Dec. 24
Christmas December 25 through January 5 (The Twelve Days of Christmas!) Dec. 25 Jan. 5
Epiphany January 6 (The arrival of the Three Kings through Shrove Tuesday, a.k.a. Mardi Gras.) Jan. 6 Mar. 7
Lent The forty days (excluding Sundays) from Ash Wednesday through the Great Vigil, just before Easter. Feb. 8 Apr. 18
(Holy Week) The last seven days of Lent, from Palm Sunday to the Great Vigil on Saturday. Mar. 15 Apr. 18
Easter Easter Sunday, the Day of Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, and the 48 days thereafter. Mar. 22 June 6
Pentecost (Trinity) From the Day of Pentecost * , the seventh Sunday after Easter (formerly called "Whitsunday"), when the Holy Spirit came upon the Apostles, and for at least 22 but not more than 27 Sundays thereafter May 10 Nov. 26

The Church calendar is based upon Easter Sunday, which is the first Sunday after the first full moon after the vernal (spring) equinox. The "movable feasts" are: Easter, Septuagesima Sunday, Ash Wednesday, Ascension Day, Pentecost, and Advent Sunday.

* For the Day of Pentecost itself, the ecclesiastical color is RED.


Partial table of Movable Feasts

Year Ash Wednesday
( Earliest: Feb. 4 --
Latest: Apr. 14 )
Easter
( Earliest: Mar. 22 --
Latest: Apr. 25 )
Pentecost
( Earliest: May 10 --
Latest: June 13 )
Advent Sunday
( Earliest: Nov. 27 --
Latest: Dec. 3 )
2009 Feb. 25 Apr. 12 May 31 Nov. 29
2010 Feb. 17 Apr. 4 May 23 Nov. 28
2011 Mar. 9 Apr. 24 June 12 Nov. 27
2012 Feb. 22 * Apr. 8 May 27 Dec. 2
2013 Feb. 13 Mar. 31 May 19 Dec. 1
2014 Mar. 5 Apr. 20 June 8 Nov. 30
2015 Feb. 18 Apr. 5 May 24 Nov. 29
2016 Feb. 10 * Mar. 27 May 15 Nov. 27
2017 Mar. 1 Apr. 16 June 4 Dec. 3
2018 Feb. 14 Apr. 1 May 20 Dec. 2
2019 Mar. 6 Apr. 21 June 9 Dec. 1
2020 Feb. 26 * Apr. 12 May 31 Nov. 29
2021 Feb. 17 Apr. 4 May 23 Nov. 28
2022 Mar. 2 Apr. 17 June 5 Nov. 27
2023 Feb. 22 Apr. 9 May 28 Dec. 3
2024 Feb. 14 * Mar. 31 May 19 Dec. 1

* = adjusted for leap year: one day later if in February.

BACKGROUND COLORS: WHITE (#fff), GREEN (#6c6), PURPLE (#969), RED (#f33)


SOURCES:

The Book of Common Prayer (1979), (New York: Church Publishing Incorporated, 2007)

The Episcopal Handbook (New York: Morehouse Publishing, 2008)

For a list of Scripture readings used by the Episcopal Church for each Sunday service, see lectionarypage.net.