Entries by Kiki Sergiou

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-August 28, 2016

Moses the Black of Scete Saint Moses, who is also called Moses the Black, was a slave, but because of his evil life, his master cast him out, and he became a ruthless thief. Later, however, coming to repentance, he converted, and took up the monastic life under Saint Isidore of Scete. He gave himself […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-August 21, 2016

The Holy Apostle Thaddaeus The Apostle Thaddaeus was from Edessa, a Jew by race. When he came to Jerusalem, he became a disciple of Christ, and after His Ascension he returned to Edessa. Having preached in Mesopotamia, he ended his life in martyrdom. Though some call him one of the Twelve, whom Matthew calls “Lebbaeus, […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-August 14, 2016

The 8th Sunday of Matthew The Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary (August 15th) This is what the Church has received from the tradition of the Fathers. When the time came that our Savior was well-pleased to take His Mother to Himself, He declared to her through an Angel […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-August 7, 2016

The Holy Righteous Martyr Dometius This Martyr, who lived during the reign of Saint Constantine the Great, was a Persian by race and an idolater by religion. He was catechized by a certain Christian named Abarus. He went to Nisibis, a city of Mesopotamia, where he was baptized and donned the monastic habit in a […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-July 31, 2016

Eudocimus the Righteous of Cappadocia Saint Eudocimus, was the son of pious parents, patricians in rank. He especially cultivated chastity and mercy, the one by never meeting the gaze of a woman, the other by cheerfully providing the needs of the poor. When he was made military commander of Cappadocia, he continued in his righteous […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-July 24, 2016

5th Sunday of Matthew July 24, 2016 O Lord Jesus, unto Thee Thy lamb doth cry with a great voice: O my Bridegroom, Thee I love; and seeking Thee, I now contest, and with Thy baptism am crucified and buried. I suffer for Thy sake, that I may reign with Thee; for Thy sake I […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-July 17, 2016

Sunday of the Holy Fathers July 17, 2016   O Lord Jesus, unto Thee Thy lamb doth cry with a great voice: O my Bridegroom, Thee I love; and seeking Thee, I now contest, and with The baptism am crucified and buried.  I suffer for They sake, that I may reign with Thee: for Thy […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-July 10, 2016

July 10, 2016 3rd Sunday of Matthew   Today we welcome Fr. Alfonso Gustavo who will lead us in the celebration of the Divine Liturgy.     Parish Council on Duty:     John Argiropoulos, John Ioannou, Jr., Tony Maiorana,  Anna Merkel, Demetri Rapanos, Katherine Ziegler   Coffee Hour: Today’s coffee hour is sponsored by Marion and […]

Weekly Sunday Bulletin-July 3, 2016

Andrew of Crete-the Hymnographer Celebrated on July 4 A model of faith and the image of gentleness, the example of your life has shown you forth to your sheep-fold to be a master of temperance. You obtained thus through being lowly, gifts from on high, and riches through poverty. Andrew, our father and priest of […]