Announcements


FREE BOOK OFFER AND FR. GREGORY’S OFFiCE HOURS – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2016

This Saturday, February 13, from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Fr. Gregory will hold his monthly Office Hours at our church. He will be available to meet with members and non-members alike. This is an excellent time for inquirers to speak to him in person about Orthodoxy and our parish. It’s also 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”. There is no mail order on this book and only one copy per family. 

To arrange to meet with Fr. Gregory you may email him at mailto:FGRogers@aol.com

Here is a short video about the book:


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2016

“Let the heavens rejoice and the earth be glad, for the Lord hath done a mighty act with His own arm. He hath trampled down death by death, and became the first-born from the dead. He hath delivered us from the depths of Hades, granting the world the Great Mercy.” (Resurrectional Apolytikion)

This Sunday, February 7, 2016 is the Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost and Sixteenth Sunday of Matthew and the After-feast of the Presentation (Meeting) of Christ.

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. If you plan to attend the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2016

“We adore the Father, as also His Son, and the Holy Spirit, the Holy Trinity in One Essence; crying with the Seraphim: Holy, Holy, Holy art Thou, O Lord.” (Selection from Orthros)

This Sunday, January 31, 2016, is the Thirty-Second Sunday of Pentecost & Fifteenth Sunday of Luke (“Zacchaeus”). 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. If you plan to attend the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


VESPERS CANCELLED

Vespers for this evening, January 27, have been cancelled.


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 24, 2016

“While the stone was sealed by the Jews, and the soldiers were guarding Thy most pure body, Thou didst arise on the third day, O Savior, granting life to the world. For which cause the heavenly powers cried aloud unto Thee, O giver of life. Glory to Thy Resurrection O Christ, glory to Thy kingdom, glory to Thy providence, O Thou Who alone art the lover of mankind.”(Resurrectional Apolytikion from Orthros).

 
This Sunday, January 24, 2016, is the Thirty-first Sunday after Pentecost and Fourteenth Sunday of Luke. 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. If you plan to attend just the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2016

“With psalms and with songs of praise, O Christ, do we glorify Thy Resurrection from the dead, by which Thou didst deliver us from the rebellion of Hades. And since Thou art God, Thou didst grant us eternal life and the Great Mercy.” (Selection from Matins).

This Sunday, January 17, 2016, we commemorate the Venerable and God-bearing Father Anthony the Great & The Twelfth Sunday of Luke.

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. If you plan to attend just the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 10, 2016

“When Thou, O Lord, wast baptized in the Jordan, worship of the Trinity wast made manifest; for the voice of the Father bore witness to Thee, calling Thee His beloved Son. And the Spirit in the form of a dove confirmed the truth of His word. O Christ our God, Who hath appeared and enlightened the world, glory to Thee.” (Selection from Orthros).

This Sunday, January 10, 2016, is the First Sunday after the Theophany of Christ. 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. If you plan to attend just the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!


SERVICES FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 6 CANCELLED.

Fr. Gregory is not feeling well. The Blessing of the Waters will be held this Saturday, January 9, at 5:00 PM, immediately after Office Hours.


THE THEOPHANY OF OUR LORD – WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 6, 2016

This Wednesday, January 6, 2016, we will celebrate the Theophany of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

The Vesperal Divine Liturgy with the Great Blessing of the Waters will begin at 6:45 PM.

We invite all to come share in worship and celebrate this great feast with us.

To read more about the Feast, visit here: http://antiochian.org/theophany 

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SERVICES FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 3, 2016

“For the peace of the whole world, for the good estate of the Holy Churches of God, and for the union of all men, let us pray to the Lord.” (From the Great Litany).
This Sunday, January 3, 2016, is the Forefeast of and Sunday before the Theophany of Christ. 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. If you plan to attend just the Liturgy, please be advised that there is no break between Orthros and the Liturgy, so if you arrive and a service is in progress, come on in!