You are invited to attend an important and informative Lenten Retreat presented by Father Andre Paez. He will cover the Orthodox understanding of death & burial, how to save thousands on funeral costs and properly prepare for the end of life according to ancient Christian tradition. He will use Deacon Mark Barna’s excellent book, “A Christian Ending: A Handbook for Burial in the Ancient Christian Tradition” as a primer for the retreat. Saturday 3-28-2020 Orthodox Lenten Retreat: 09:00-09:30 am: …
This year on Sunday 3-24-19 we have the great joy of celebrating Great Vespers of the Annunciation at our sister OCA Church, Sts. Peter and Paul in Phoenix Arizona. After the festal service we are all invited to a festal lenten meal. On Monday 3-25-19 we will continue to celebrate the Feast and the Divine Liturgy back at our St. John’s location.
Fr. Michael Pallad invites all singers to attend the next Pan-Orthodox choral event that is taking place on Saturday, March 14 at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in Phoenix. The information flyer is below. Online registration begins February 3, 2020, at www.occfellowship.org! Help spread the word: Singers from 8 – 108 are invited to enjoy a unique family day of song and fellowship! www.occfellowship.org www.facebook.com/occfellowship
Come experience the healing “Great Canon of St. Andrew of Create” services, Clean Monday through Clean Thursday at 6pm.
After the Divine Liturgy we will serve the grace filled Forgiveness Vespers Service followed by the mutual rite of forgiveness.
Join us after Divine Liturgy for our Annual Parish Meatfare BBQ!