Welcome to St. Nicholas

Feast of Theophany — Blessing of the San Anselmo Creek — January 6, 2018

St. Nicholas International Food and Music Festival - October 7, 2017

Father Stephan with his garden of sunflowers.

Procession to bless the graves at Ft. Ross - July 4, 2017

Upcoming Services / Events

  • 19/FEB
    Monday: 6:00 am Matins
    11:00 am Lenten Hours
    (Kite Flying)
    7:00 pm Compline and Great Canon
  • 20/FEB
    Tuesday: 11:00 am Lenten Hours
    7:00 pm Compline and Great Canon
  • 21/FEB
    Wednesday: 9:00 am Lenten Hours
    9:30 am Presanctified Liturgy
    followed by Potluck
    7:00 pm Compline and Great Canon

From the Amvon

First Things First!

January 2018

Do I really have to attend Church services regularly?
In worship, the community of God’s people assemble to receive the Word of God in scripture, sermon, and sacrament. The faith experienced there develops responses of praise, obedience, and commitment. At no time has there ever been a biblical faith, or any kind of continuing life in relation to God, apart from such common worship.

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  • Pure Week

    Feb 19-23. The first week of Great Lent is a very special time of renewal and rededication of our lives to God. It is the most perfect and natural time for a retreat – as individuals and as a community.

  • Sunday of Orthodoxy Pan Orthodox Vespers

    Sunday, February 25
    5:00 pm
    Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
    999 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA

  • Lenten Almsgiving Collections

    There is no more profitable practice as a companion to holy and spiritual fasting than that of almsgiving. View our schedule for almsgiving collections during Great Lent.

Feb. 25 — 1st Sunday of Great Lent: Sunday of Orthodoxy

No one could describe the Word of the Father; but when He took flesh from you, O Theotokos, He accepted to be described, and restored the fallen image to its former beauty. We confess and proclaim our salvation in word and images.

  • Lent & Confession

    The perfect way to receive Christ during this season is to receive the wonderful sacrament of His most pure Body and Blood in Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy on Pascha.

  • St. Nicholas Bible Reading Group

    Bible Reading Group skips Tuesday, Feb. 20, but continues Tuesday, Feb. 27. 7:00 pm at Masha's.

  • Fundraising programs

    Both AmazonSmile and Escrip will make a donations to our church at no cost to you, based on your purchases.

  • 2018 Pledge Request

    It's time to reflect on our financial commitment to St. Nicholas Church.

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