by Mother Mary and Bishop Kallistos Ware
'We waited, and at last our expectations were fulfilled', writes the Serbian Bishop Nikolai of Ochrid, describing the Easter service at Jerusalem. 'When the Patriarch sang "Christ is risen",...Read more
“Let us joyfully begin the all-hallowed season of abstinence, and let us shine with the bright radiance of the holy commandments of Christ our God, with the brightness of love and the splendor of prayer,...Read more
Forgiving What We Do Not Know
Fr Stephen Freeman
The first service of Great Lent in the Orthodox Church is “Forgiveness Vespers,” served on the eve of Monday of the First Week. There is nothing unusual about...Read more
To be a Christian is to be a person who prays not only for his own needs but for others. If you have a need or concern that you would like us to pray for...Read more
Welcome! Our parish is a multi-ethnic community made up of Americans, Bulgarians, Greeks, Romanians, and Slavs. Some of us are converts from other religions or no religion at all and some of us have been Orthodox our whole life. All of us are here because we want to be. Orthodox Christianity is the faith Jesus gave to the Apostles and it is alive today. We invite you to join us as we worship the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Our services are in English and visitors are always welcome.