Acolytes (Altar Boys)

2017-2018 Altar Boy Schedule

Group A

Group B

Group C

Group D

Hays, Christopher**

Papaefthymiou, Gregory**

Hauck, George**

Radwanski, Sam**

Roopas, Alexander**

Papaefthymiou, Pavlos**

Theros, Alexander**

Radwanski, Jonah**

Roopas, Evangelos**

Necula, Gabriel**

Savas, Luke**

Kotsis, Harry**

Chalogianis, Zachary**

Hochendoner, Ethan**

Kahn, Austin*

Foster, Bailey**

Dixon, Ralph*

Skrettas, Dimitrios**

Georgiadis, Mathias*

Res, Zannis*

Templeman, Constantine*

Skrettas, Eleftherios*

Georgiadis, Alexander*

Govatsos, Louie*

Templeman, Haralambos*

Prokos, Anastasios*

Gibson, Theodore*

Govatsos, Yiannis*

Apetroaei, Alexander

Archangelos, Timothy

Blastos-Kokales, Blaise

Bairactaris, Adonis

Bernitsas, Christopher

Georgakas, George

Flanigan, Brady

Bairactaris, George

Bernitsas, Marinos

Georgakas, Panagiotis

Michos, Niko

Koukoumtzis, Nikos

Ratliff, Alexander

Tsilimingras, Demetrios

Patterson, James

Monroe, Nicholas

Ratliff, Luke

Tsilimingras, Nicholas

Rouman, Alexander

Roumanis, Louie

Stamadianos, Niko

Tsilimingras, Sotirios

Smyrnis, Konstantinos

Theros, Adam

Warhurst, Luke

Vrahnos, Elias

Karageorge, Robert Elias

Vlahos-Corsianos, Dimitri

Goffas, Peter

Wixom, Kyriakos

Rouman, Nicholas

Sotiropoulos, Leonidas

Shinn, Angelo

Northrup, Nicholas

Rooks, Andrew

Asad, Eliane

Mcrae, Quentin

Andoni, Athan


**Captain
  *Assistant Captain

September October November December
03 Group A 01 Group A 05 Group B 03 Group B
10 Group B 08 Group B 12 Group C 10 Group C
17 Group C 15 Group C 19 Group D 17 Group D
24 Group D 22 Group D 26 Group A 24 Group A
29 Group A 31 Group B
January February March April
07 Group C 04 Group C 04 Group C 01 Group C
14 Group D 11 Group D 11 Group D 08 Group D
21 Group A 18 Group A 18 Group A 15 Group A
28 Group B 25 Group B 25 Group B 22 Group B
29 Group C
May June July August
06 Group D 03 Group D 01 Group D 05 Group A
13 Group A 10 Group A 08 Group A 12 Group B
20 Group B 17 Group B 15 Group B 19 Group C
27 Group C 24 Group C 22 Group C 26 Group D
29 Group D


* All Captains and Assistant Captains should do their best to serve on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 for the Great Vespers of St. Nicholas.
   There is no schedule for Holy Week. Everyone is welcome to serve in the altar permitted we have enough robes.


RULES and ETIQUETTE of the HOLY ALTAR For SAINT NICHOLAS ACOLYTES (Altar Boys)

Under the advisement and spiritual guidance of Rev. Father Nicolaos H. Kotsis

1. RESPECT & REVERENCE for the Church and Altar area. Remember, you are in a HOLY place - treat it that way! It is as an honor to serve your Parish as an Acolyte (Altar Boy), not a bothersome chore.

2. BE ON TIME. Please try to arrive at least five to ten (5 - 10) minutes before the start of any Church Service.

3. When you vest, ask the Priest to bless your belt before putting it on.

4. When offering or receiving something from the Priest, always kiss his right hand.

5. Accept your assignment without complaint.

6. The Church Service dress code: clean shirt, tie, and dress shoes. NO JEANS or SNEAKERS.

7. That you know that Creed by heart

8. That you pay attention to the service

9. No earrings or other piercings are allowed to remain in place while someone serves in the altar

10. No unnecessary talking.

11. No eating or drinking permitted in the Altar. NO GUM.

12. No pushing, shoving, fighting or clowning around is allowed.

13. Walking behind the Altar should be kept to a minimum.

14. All Acolytes (Altar Boys) should stand at the Altar Table or in front of the chairs.

15. Before leaving the Altar area, ask the Priest for permission and his blessing.

16. If you must be absent, you must please call the captain of your group a few days ahead of time so a replacement can be found.

17. All Altar Boys (Acolytes) must register and participate in Sunday Church School.

18. The Sanctuary will be kept clean and neat at all times.  Acolytes are responsible for maintaining its cleanliness as well as the neatness of the robes and other items used in the processions (i.e. we remove wax from candle holders and/or clean the fans and cross). We also keep the counter clean after cutting the antidoron (bread), and put everything back into its proper place.

19. Acolytes (Altar Boys) meetings will be held a minimum of three times a year. All Altar Boys must attend the scheduled meetings. Times and dates to be announced in the Sunday bulletin as well as phones calls by each group Captain.

THESE RULES MUST BE OBSERVED BY ALL ACOLYTES (Altar Boys)