This is the Service Book used at Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church.  Feel free to download them and follow along as you like.  Note, there are a few minor discrepancies, most all in the prayers said by the priest or deacon.  Two of the settings are different, also (the Trisagion/”Holy God”, and the couple of responses […]

  We have begun livestreaming our services on Facebook Live! Please check our Facebook page for live streaming options.  Our normal service times are 6:30 PM Saturday for Great Vespers, 9:40 AM Sunday for Third and Sixth Hour prayers, followed by the Divine Liturgy at the conclusion (about 10:00 AM).  During Lent, the services will […]

Homily 273 – 9th Sunday after Pentecost Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church, Ames, Iowa August 6, 2017 In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, One God. Happy Feast! I know some, perhaps all, would prefer to hear Metropolitan Nicholas rather than me. You will have that chance – […]

Homily 268 – 4th Sunday after Pentecost Holy Transfiguration Orthodox Church, Ames, Iowa July 2, 2017 In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, One God. We like to think of ourselves as free. If you ask most people what is celebrated in the United States on July […]

We had a couple of photos of the tuckpointing of our building published on-line:  http://www.amestrib.com/news/20170425/working-on-high  The tuckpointing is complete, by the way!  Thank you to all who helped, particularly Linda Rosa who coordinated everything!  

In the event of wintery weather, Fr. Marty lives close enough to Church to walk, so services will typically be held.  If the heating goes out, then that will be cause for cancellation.  This will be announced on the Church’s website and facebook page. If you do not feel safe venturing out, then please do […]