Announcements


FREE BOOK OFFER!

We will give non-Orthodox inquirers a free copy of Frederica Mathewes-Green’s book, “Welcome to the Orthodox Church: An Introduction to Eastern Christianity”. Just stop by our church (sorry, no mail order) and pickup your copy. You can pick it up before or after a service. It is not required to get the book, but we would love to have you attend one of our services. Only one copy per family.

See a short video about the book here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OthCqAImeMs


Metropolitan Joseph Condemns Charleston Slayings, Calls for Prayer

Here is a link to Metropolitan Joseph’s statement:

http://antiochian.org/metropolitan-joseph-condemns-charleston-slayings-calls-prayer


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JUNE 28, 2015

“O foremost in the ranks of Apostles, and teachers of the world, Peter and Paul, intercede with the Master of all to grant safety to the world, and to our souls the Great Mercy.” APOLYTIKION OF SS. PETER AND PAUL.

This Sunday, June 28, is the Transfer of the Commemoration of The Holy, Glorious Apostles Peter and Paul. Orthros/Matins begins at 9:00 AM, followed by The Divine Liturgy at 10:00 AM. Coffee Hour and Fellowship will follow the Liturgy. We invite all to come and share in worship with us! 

A NOTE TO VISITORS – attendance at Orthros/Matins is not required! It is perfectly OK to attend just The Divine Liturgy! In fact, this is the practice of many Orthodox Christians! If you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


TYPICA SERVICE, SUNDAY JUNE 21

We will celebrate a Typica Service this Sunday, June 21, at 10:00 AM. A Typica is a brief, non-eucharistic prayer service that is done in the absence of a priest. There will be no coffee hour following. As always, we invite all to come and share in worship with us!


INTERVIEW WITH FREDERICA MATHEWES-GREEN!

Here is an interview with Frederica Mathewes-Green, in which she discusses the Orthodox Church and her new book, “Welcome to the Orthodox Church: An Introduction to Eastern Christianity”.  SEE OUR SEPARATE POST ON HOW NON-ORTHODOX INQUIRERS CAN RECEIVE A FRRE COPY!

http://www.nationalreview.com/…/…/meet-orthodox-nr-interview

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SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JUNE 14, 2015!

“Come, let us worship and fall down before God our King.
Come, let us worship and fall down before Christ, our King and our God.
Come, let us worship and fall down before Christ Himself, our King and our God.” (Selection from Vespers.)

This Sunday, June 14, 2015, is the Second Sunday after Pentecost & Second Sunday of Matthew. Orthros/Matins begins at 9:00 AM, followed by The Divine Liturgy at 10:00 AM. A carry-in dinner to celebrate our parish feast day will follow Liturgy. We invite all to come and share in worship with us! A NOTE TO VISITORS – attendance at Orthros/Matins is not required! It is perfectly OK to attend just The Divine Liturgy! In fact, this is the practice of many Orthodox Christians! If you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


OFFICE HOURS / FREE BOOK OFFER!

This Saturday, June 13, Fr. Gregory will have his monthly office hours at St. Barnabas. He will be available to meet with members and non-members alike. This is an excellent time for inquirers to speak with him about our church and Orthodox Christianity. It would also be a great time for Non-Orthodox inquirers to pickup a free copy of Frederica Mathewes-Green’s book, “Welcome to the Orthodox Church: An Introduction to Eastern Christianity”! Office Hours will begin at 11:00am and last until 5:00pm, at which time an Akathist Service will be celebrated. Email Fr. Gregory at: FGRogers@aol.com to arrange to meet with him. If you don’t have an appointment, don’t let that stop you, come on by!

See a short video about the book here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OthCqAImeMs


Services For Sunday, June 7!

“Let everything that hath breath, praise the Lord. Praise ye the Lord from the heavens: praise Him in the heights. To Thee, O God, is due our song.”
This Sunday, June 7, is The First Sunday after Pentecost and the Commemoration of All Saints. Orthros/Matins begins at 9:00 AM, followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00 AM. Coffee Hour and Fellowship will follow Liturgy. Please come and share in worship with us!


Pentecost Sunday, May 31!

This Sunday, May 31, we celebrate The Feast of Pentecost. Orthros/Matins begins at 9:00 AM, followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00 AM. Immediately after Liturgy, we will celebrate the Kneeling Vespers Service of Pentecost. Coffee Hour and Fellowship will follow Vespers. Please come and share in worship with us!

For more reading about Pentecost, visit our Archdiocesan website: http://antiochian.org/pentecost

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Soul Saturday Liturgy on Saturday, May 30!

Tomorrow morning, May 30, at 10:00AM, we will celebrate a Soul Saturday Liturgy. Fr. Gregory will also bless the graves of our departed who are within a reasonable driving distance. All are invited to join with us!