On Sunday Dec. 3/16, 2012 His Grace, Bishop Demetrius of Boston will be enthroned during the Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral of St. Mark of Ephesus, Roslindale MA, by His Eminence Metropolitan Chrysostomos of Attica and Boeotia, representative of the Holy Synod of the Church of the Genuine Orthodox Christians of Greece.
Matins, followed by Divine Liturgy begin at 7am. The Cathedral is located at 850 South St. Roslindale, Massachusetts Phone: 617-469-2380
From the Chief-Secretariat of the Holy Eparchial Synod
St. John of Kronstadt Orthodox Church began as a mission parish in the year 2000, in a home chapel in Palm Coast, FL – a small town on Florida’s northeast coast located between St. Augustine and Daytona Beach. After two years, it became necessary to have services in area community centers, rented for Sundays and other Holy Days. Read more...
2021 St. Xenia Camp
Greetings St. Xenia Camp family,
As previously announced, through the intercessions of St. Xenia, the prayers of so many of you, and with the blessing of Metropolitan Demetrius, St. Xenia Camp 2021 will return to Forest Acres in Fryeburg, Maine August 15-21! Given the continued impact of COVID-19, camp this year may yet be somewhat different from the past Forest Acres experiences. We are sharing this information ahead of registration so that all families can make an informed decision on whether they feel comfortable sending their camper(s) this year. [Read more...]
Q. There seems to be a lot of variation in how people observe fasting, but my confessor told me to fast from oil on Wednesday and Friday. Oil is a pretty vague category, though, and I was wondering if I could get a more explicit description of what kinds of food and drink are excluded on strict fast days. Read more...