Taste & See that the Lord is Good!

Our Journey to Pascha 2019 We are now deep into Great Lent, the ancient 40-day season specially appointed for renewed spiritual focus in anticipation of Holy Week and Pascha (Easter.) During the Lenten season...

Retreat 2019: Fr. John Erickson

Retreat 2019: “Our Lenten Journey”  On the weekend of March 15 through March 17 (2019,) the Orthodox Christian community of greater Lexington was blessed to welcome Archpriest John Erickson, retired dean and church history...

Bulletin March 17, 2019

Bulletin March 17, 2019 1st Sunday of Great Lent Sunday of Orthodoxy Epistle Reading: Heb. 11:24-26,32-12:2 Gospel Reading: John 1:43-51 Welcome Fr. John Erickson who will preside at our Divine Liturgy this morning, and...

Bulletin March 10, 2019

Bulletin March 10, 2019

Bulletin March 10, 2019 41st Sunday After Pentecost Forgiveness Sunday / Cheesefare Sunday Epistle Reading: 13:11-14:4 Gospel Reading: Matt. 6:14-21 Great & Holy Lent begins with Forgiveness Vespers this Sunday at 5pm. Clean Monday,...

Bulletin March 3, 2019

Bulletin March 3, 2019          40th Sunday After Pentecost Sunday of the Last Judgment—Meatfare Sunday Epistle Reading: 1 Cor. 8:8-9:2 Gospel Reading: Matt. 25:31-46 Welcome Everyone—Especially First Time Visitors—to St. Athanasius Orthodox Church on this...

Our Lenten Journey

The Lenten Spring is upon us. In the Orthodox Church, Great Lent begins on Clean Monday (March 11 in 2019) and is immediately preceded by Forgiveness Sunday (March 10.) In ancient times, Great Lent...

Bulletin February 24, 2019

Bulletin February 24, 2019

Bulletin February 24, 2019 39th Sunday After Pentecost Sunday of the Prodigal Son 1st & 2nd Findings of Head of St. John the Baptist Epistle Reading: 1 Cor. 6:12-20 Gospel Reading: Luke 15:11-32 Akathist...

Bulletin February 17, 2019

Bulletin February 17, 2019 38th Sunday After Pentecost Sunday of Publican & Pharisee Epistle Reading: 2 Tim. 3:10-15 Gospel Reading: Luke 18:10-14 The Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee is the beginning of the...

Bulletin February 10, 2019

Bulletin February 10, 2019 37th Sunday After Pentecost Sunday of Zacchaeus…The first sign of the approach of Great Lent comes five Sundays before its beginning. On this Sunday the Gospel reading is about Zacchaeus...

Bulletin February 3, 2019

Bulletin February 3, 2019

Bulletin February 3, 2019 36th Sunday After Pentecost Epistle Reading: 1 Tim. 1:15-17 Gospel Reading: Matt. 15:21-28 Wednesday Vespers at 6:30pm & Christian Education Series “Back to the Basics” 7:20-8:20pm. Part 12, “Liturgy” will...