4th Sunday in Lent: Sermon Text & Video

Here is the “casual video summary” of the sermon Fr. Justin Patterson gave on the Sunday of St. John of the Ladder on Grief and Bright Sadness. ————————– Text of the Sermon offered on...

Doing Lent in the Shadow of Coronavirus

Last Friday, our parish shared the painful news that–in light of the novel Coronavirus’ proliferation–we would be asking our brothers and sisters to refrain from attending divine services, in accordance with instruction from our...

A Lent None Of Us Expected

A Pastoral Word from Fr. Justin Patterson: With the spread of the Coronavirus COVID-19, our churches have had to make excruciatingly difficult decisions about what faithfulness looks like. After much prayer and careful consideration, our...

Bulletin March 8, 2020

Bulletin for March 8, 2020 1st Sunday of Great Lent: Sunday of Orthodoxy Today we commemorate the “Triumph of Orthodoxy,” the restoration of the holy icons in the reign of the holy Empress Theodora...

Make the Lenten Journey with Us!

Great Lent in the Orthodox Church began on March 2, “Clean Monday,” and continues through most of April. During Lent, Orthodox Christians traditionally engage in deep efforts related to prayer, fasting, almsgiving, and increased...

Bulletin March 1, 2020

Bulletin for March 1, 2020 Today is the 37th Sunday After Pentecost,  also Forgiveness Sunday/Cheesefare Sunday (Expulsion of Adam & Eve from Paradise) Forgiveness Vespers at 5pm today on the eve of Great Lent....

Bulletin February 23, 2020

Bulletin for February 23, 2020 Today is the 36th Sunday After Pentecost & Sunday of the Last Judgment and Meatfare Sunday Join Fr. Justin in commemorating the Feast for the 1st & 2nd Findings...