Leave-taking of Easter and Ascension of the Lord

May 24, 2022 0 Comments

Divine Liturgy: Leave-taking of Easter: Wednesday, May 25, at 5:30 pm. This is the last day of Pascha for Christians of the Byzantine tradition. Divine Liturgy: Feast of the Ascension: Thursday, May 26, at 5:30 pm.

Yard Sale

May 24, 2022 0 Comments

YARD SALE FUND RAISER for the Driveway Building Fund Saturday, June 4, from 10 am till 3pm. Rent a church table for $15 per table and sell all your unwanted treasures. You set up your table and items. You keep your profit. We will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, and soda! Pray for good weather!

Pascha Homily of Saint John Chrysostom

May 2, 2022 0 Comments

Traditionally this homily of the great bishop of Constantinople, St. John Chrysostom is read at the Easter Vigil. In fact, the Church asks that the priest make this homily his own in the sense that the theology St. John speaks is the authentic, orthodox teaching of the Church. The experience of the saint of the …

Prophet Jeremiah

May 1, 2022 0 Comments

On the Byzantine liturgical calendar today is the feast of the Holy Prophet Jeremiah; as a point of comparison, the Armenian liturgical calendar commemorates Jeremiah on August 27. Knowledge of sacred Scripture will remind us that the Prophet Jeremiah is one of the major prophets of the Bible. Jeremiah lived in-between the 7th and 6th …

St Mark

April 25, 2022 0 Comments

Happy feast of Saint Mark, evangelist. Blessings for those who are named Mark. Prayers for the Diocese of Venice in Italy. Here’s our mission: Go into all the world and preach the Gospel. (Mark 16:15) The Church venerates Mark the author of the second Gospel. “Historians and scripture scholars will, of course, discuss these traditions …

Blessed Pascha 2022

April 17, 2022 0 Comments

Cover image is that of the Gospel of Tsaishi, 17th century, silver foil, 24 x 20 x 4.5 cm, Georgia Cultural History Museum, T’bilisi, Georgia.

Great and Week 2022

April 14, 2022 0 Comments

Glory to Jesus Christ! The drama of Holy Week slowly intensifies as we walk with the Lord along the path of our salvation. This is the week that has changed the course of history. Here is our schedule for prayer. Thursday: April 14, Passion Gospels at 5:30 pm Friday: April 15, Descent from the Cross …