Nativity 2022 Service Schedule

Friday, December 239:00am Royal Hours & Typika6:00pm Advent Paraklesis9:00pm Compline Saturday, December 248:00am Daily Orthros & Divine Liturgy5:30pm Great Vespers & Litia11:00pm Festal Orthros & Divine LiturgyBlessing of baskets and breaking of the fast immediately follow Liturgy.

Let us stand well; let us stand with fear, faith and love

Demetrios Tselengides, Professor of Dogmatic Theology of the Theological University of Thessaloniki Note: the translation of this letter was recently sent to us by the sisters of Saint John the Forerunner, along with a word of encouragement from Gerondissa Efpraxia. We are found before events with apocalyptic significance for all of us. For this reason […]

Patience will open the gates of Paradise

Elder Ephraim of Arizona: (from Counsels from the Holy Mountain) Note: this was recently emailed to us by the sisters of Saint John the Forerunner, along with a note of encouragement. How much loss a person suffers when he forgets his sonship and does not reflect that he is disciplined as a child of God! […]