Past Special Events

Past Special Events

Oct 17, 2018

Inquirers & Catechumens Class 3: On Sin

All are welcome to come learn more about Jesus Christ’s Holy Orthodox Church. Click the following link to see the rest of the 2018 Inquirers & Catechumens Class Schedule.
Oct 13, 2018

Inquirers & Catechumens Class 2: The Human Being

All are welcome to come learn more about Jesus Christ’s Holy Orthodox Church. Click the following link to see the rest of the 2018 Inquirers & Catechumens Class Schedule.
Sep 30, 2018

9-30-18 Patronal Feast Liturgy with Archbishop Benjamin

We were blessed to have Archbishop Benjamin with us for the feast day of our patron saint, St. John! Thank you to our Greek Chef, Diamantis Orfanos, for providing a beautiful buffet on Saturday evening and to our Hospitality Teams for the luncheon on Sunday after Liturgy. We also received and blessed the beautiful new vestments for Fr. Andre and our altar servers. Thank you to those who donated to purchase them.    
Sep 29, 2018

Patronal Feast Great Vespers with Archbishop Benjamin

All the faithful are invited to a wonderful evening celebrating the repose of our patron saint, St. John the Evangelist! We will have the joy of having our Diocesan Bishop, Archbishop Benjamin with us.     On Saturday after Great Vespers we will have light fare reception provided by our Greek Chef, Diamantis Orfanos. He is internationally renowned and classically trained, his five world tours inspire some of the most divine culinary creations you will ever experience. He will also be providing samples of…
Sep 26, 2018

Patronal Feast Akathist

Come celebrate our Patronal Feast day with a beautiful Akathist service to St. John!
Sep 22 – 23, 2018

Visit Great Martyr St. Katherine’s Relics

This weekend we will have the great joy of welcoming the Great Martyr St. Catherine to St. John’s! We will have her relics out for veneration Saturday night and Sunday during Hours & Liturgy.
Sep 22, 2018

One Day, One Hymn, One Church

This weekend is the  the pan-Orthodox “One Day, One Hymn, One Church” choral event on September 22nd. (PDF Flyer). Saturday, September 22, 2018, 10AM-3PM Speros Community Center Holy Trinity Cathedral 1973 E. Maryland Ave. Phoenix, Arizona The event will include singing, fellowship, lunch, more singing, and finish with an audio/video recording of the world premiere of Psalm 23, a choral arrangement by Fr. Michael Pallad, which will be posted on social media. To register in advance at www.occfellowship.org. It promises…