St. Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church
872 N. 29th St. Boise, ID
an American parish of the Russian Orthodox Church
  • The feast of Pentecost falls on Sunday June 4. The vigil for the feast will be on Saturday evening at 6 p.m. and the Divine Liturgy will be on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. We will also celebrate Kneeling Vespers on Sunday immediately following the Divine Liturgy. 
  • The Perennial Pan-Orthodox Potluck Picnic in the Park will be held at Winstead Park (On Northview Street between Curtis and Cole) following the Divine Liturgy.
  • The week following Pentecost (June 5-11) is fast free. Apostles’ Fast begins on Monday June 12 and continues through Tuesday July 11.
  • The feast of St. John (Maximovitch) of Shanghai and San Francisco will be celebrated Sunday July 2. Vigil and Liturgy will be at the regular times on Saturday and Sunday.
  • The birth of St. John the Forerunner (6/24os) falls on Friday July 7. There will be Vespers on Thursday evening at 6 p.m. and Divine Liturgy on Friday morning at 9 a.m.
  • The feast of the Saints Peter and Paul (6/29os) will fall on Wednesday July 12. There will be vespers on Tuesday evening at 6 p.m. and Divine Liturgy Wednesday at 9 a.m.
  • Additional weekday Liturgies for June and July:

9:00 a.m.  Thursday 6/1 (St. Patrick)
9:00 a.m.  Thursday 6/8 (Apostles Carpus and Alphaeus)
9:00 a.m.  Thursday 6/15 (St. Nicephorus)
9:00 a.m.  Thursday 6/22 (St. Cyrill of Alexandria)
9:00 a.m.  Thursday 6/29 (St. Tikhon)
9:00 a.m.  Thursday 7/20 (St. Thomas of Mt. Maleon)

  • The summer feast of St. Seraphim of Sarov (7/19os) falls on Tuesday August 1. There will be Vigil for the feast at 6 p.m. on Monday and Divine Liturgy at 9 a.m. on Tuesday. This is our parish Altar feast and we will celebrate the feast together as a parish on the Sunday following, August 6.  On that day there will be a molieben to St. Seraphim after the Divine Liturgy and a festal meal following (location to be announced).