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

Hours Open

Sunday - 12pm to 2pm
- Closed
Tuesday - 10am to 2pm  6pm to 8pm
Wednesday - 10am to 2pm
Thursday - 10am to 2pm  6pm to 8pm
Friday - 10am to 2pm
Saturday 10am to 2pm

For Times by appointment please call 734-612-0846
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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
Friday, April 19th
Presanctified Liturgy @ 10:00am
Saturday, April 20th
Saturday of Lazarus
Orthros @ 8:45am
Divine Liturgy @ 10:00am
Pancake breakfast, Making of the Palm Crosses & Cleaning of the church and grounds
Great Vespers for Palm Sunday @ 6:00pm
Sunday, April 21st
8:45am Orthros
10:00am Divine Liturgy
Palm Sunday Luncheon following Liturgy
Bridegrooms Matins @ 7:00pm
Monday, April 22nd
Presanctified Liturgy @ 10:00am
Bridegroom Matins @ 7:00pm
Tuesday, April 23rd
Presanctified Liturgy @ 10:00am
Bridegroom Matins @ 7:00pm
Wednesday, April 24th
Presanctified Liturgy @ 10:00am
Holy Unction Service @ 7:00pm
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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