Nativity of the Virgin Mary
Greek Orthodox Church
Plymouth, Michigan
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The Nativity Bookstore's goal is to be a ministry-oriented entity which supplies Orthodox and Greek items and which makes a marginal profit for improvements to the bookstore and a wider variety of offerings. The bookstore now accepts credit card payments.

Summer hours begin June 1

Friday - 10am to 2pm
Saturday 10am to 2pm
Sunday - 12pm to 2pm

Call Michael at 734.612.0846 or the church office at 734.420.0131 for appointments. To leave a message for the Bookstore staff, call 734.420.0131 and select Extension 4. Please be sure to include your name and phone number so your message can be answered. 
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Our Offerings
The Nativity bookstore tries to fill the needs of parishioners and neighbors by stocking and ordering Icons, Liturgical items, Orthodox greeting cards, items for the home altar, and, of course, books. If there is anything you need and cannot find in our bookstore, you can look through our many catalogues available.
The Home Altar
Home altars are a necessity in every Orthodox home because we are Orthodox all week, not just one day each week. The bookstore stocks many home altar items for you. Home altar kits make excellent graduation presents for students, wedding gifts for the newlywed's new home, adult baptism or house-warming gifts. Stefanothiki or wedding crown cases are are also available as gifts for newlyweds.
The bookstore orders icons which are assembled by Mr. Costa Kassapis. The icons are mounted on wood painted in a dark red color and come in four sizes, XS ($3), S ($6), M ($11) and L ($13). Mr. Kassapis guarantees the icons and offers wide variety icons in stock. Icons of our Lord, Festal Icons, Icons of the Theotokos, and various Saints are available. If we do not carry a particular icon, we may be able to order it from one of several monasteries around the world.
Jewelry and Buttons
A small variety of buttons of saints, keychains and jewelry are available.
Greeting Cards
The bookstore carries a variety of Wedding, Christmas, Pascha, and Baptismal cards in Greek and in a variety of styles and sizes. They are located in the 3-ring binders on the display and are only a dollar each. Much less than Hallmark and American Greeting stores!

Here is a brief list of the types of books we carry:

Bibles - The Orthodox Study Bible, Giant Print, & Life Application Bible
Children's books - Occasionally seasonal offerings are available.
Orthodox Church - History and structure of the Orthodox church.
Orthodox Beliefs - The Orthodox Way, books on sacraments, prayers and others.
Orthodox Fathers - Patristic writings in hardcover and paperback.
Orthodox Reference books - Orthodox Dictionaries and Greek Orthodox Traditions
Greek & Lenten Cookbooks
Local Authors - Gus Mollasis and Fr. Steven Anthony have written good books!

Customized Wedding Programs

Now you can have a customized wedding program personalized and customized to suit your wedding by the bookstore Manager, Jerry. They are fantastic keepsakes for your wedding guests and all in the wedding party. Booklets come in a variety of paper, binding choices and formats. Contact Jerry regarding booklets at .

Upcoming Schedule
Tuesday, October 22nd
Pre-K Greek School @ 10:00pm
Bible School @ 11:00am
Tuesday Group @ 12:00pm
Greek School @ 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 23rd
Evening Bible Study @ 7:00pm
Thursday, October 24th
Greek School @ 5:00pm
Saturday, October 26th
Demetrios the Myrrh-Streamer
Orthros @ 9:00am
Divine Liturgy @ 10:00am
Trunk or Treat @ 2:00pm-5:00pm Project Mexico Fundraiser
Sunday, October 27th
7th Sunday of Luke
8:45am Orthros
10:00am Divine Liturgy
Greek School "OXI Day" Program at Hellenic Cultural Center @ 2:00pm
Tuesday, October 29th
Fr. Nick out of Office
Pre-K Greek School @ 10:00am
Greek School @ 5:00pm
Monthly Calendar
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Contact Information
Mailing Address
Nativity of the Virgin Mary
39851 West Five Mile Road
Plymouth, Michigan 48170

Email, Phone, and Fax
734-420-0131 (Phone)
734-420-0602 (Fax)
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