The Nativity of the Holy Virgin Orthodox Church
Orthodox Church in America
Menlo Park, CA


By the order of Archbishop BENJAMIN, all services are to be livestreamed until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In-person services may be held according to local county ordinances.

Every Sunday at 9:30 AM an outdoor liturgy will be served in the church yard and livestreamed from the parish FaceBook page -- please tune in, OR e-mail Fr Andrew if you would like to attend! Check the calendar for additional Livestream services.

Fr. Andrew is putting together reader's vespers every day so that anyone can pray at home. 

Confessions may be heard over the phone -- please e-mail ( or call (650) 326-5622 Fr. Andrew to schedule a confession.

If you are ill and need communion, Fr. Andrew can bring it to you. Again, please call -- we are here for you!

Regular Schedule [suspended due to Coronavirus pandemic]

All Night-Vigil: Saturday at 5PM

Divine Liturgy: Sunday at 10AM

Confession: Saturdays 6:30 PM after the All Night Vigil, and Sundays 9:00 AM before Liturgy. No confessions are heard after 10:00 AM, so arrive early!

Services are celebrated in both Church Slavonic and English. Our parish follows the Julian ("Old") Calendar.

Monthly Calendar
(Printing Instructions)
Special Services

Moliebens and panikhidas are served after Divine Liturgy or at other times by request. Other services (baptisms, weddings, funerals, etc.) should be arranged with Fr. Andrew Smith by calling (707) 327-6177.