Welcome! We are a parish of the Diocese of the South of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), under his grace Nikon, Bishop of Boston, New England, and the Albanian Archdiocese, Locum Tenens of the Diocese of the South. We are the first OCA parish in Kentucky. We are located in the heart of the bluegrass region just outside Lexington.

All are welcome to come visit our new church home!

Bulletin August 31, 2014                                       Bulletin August 24, 2014

On Sunday, August 31 we will pray a Moleben following Divine Liturgy for the Ecclesiastical New Year which begins on Monday, September 1.  On September 3 our weekly Christian Education classes resume on Wednesday evenings following 6:30pm Vespers.  Following is the schedule for September.  These classes are open to anyone wanting to learn about the Orthodox Faith and for those who are Orthodox to grow in their Faith.

   Sept. 3   “Understanding Orthodox Worship”

Sept. 10 “Experiencing Orthodox Worship”

Sept. 17 “Missionary Guest”

Sept. 24 “Witness of Orthodox in Alaska”

October 1 “The Theotokos’ role in the Church”

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Looking into the nave from the narthex.

Everyone is enjoying the acoustics in the new church.

 

 

 

Below is the Baptismal Font in the center of the narthex.

   We have recently celebrated two infant baptisms!

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  • Outstanding Bible Study commentary, book by book, with Dr. Jeannie Constantinou.


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    Interesting and accessible Bible study for busy people - Presvytera and Dr. Jeannie Constantinou guides us through Holy Scripture with the eyes of the Church Fathers.
  • The parish office will be closed Monday in observance of Labor Day. Kathy and Fr. Justin will be back in the office Tuesday morning.
  • Meeting of Youth Group Leaders and Parents of youth today after Liturgy. We are excited about another year working alongside the youth in our parish!


  • End of Orthodox Church Year (and end of the Parish Fiscal Year) is tomorrow. Prayers will be offered in the Liturgy in thanksgiving for this past year and for the Lord's help in the year to come!

  • Week 43: St. Athanasius Building Project
    Punch list continues. Grass coming in nicely. New candle boxes are in. More work on the interior continues. Unpacking is probably 85-90% completed.