Welcome! We are a warm, friendly community worshipping Jesus Christ together in the ancient and beautiful Christian Orthodox tradition. Our services are entirely in English. We are a parish of The Orthodox Church in America, in the Diocese of New York and New Jersey. We are currently celebrating our 50th anniversary year!

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Screen Shot 2015-04-25 at 9.30.39 PM Bulletin for April 26, 2015 - Download Bulletin 3rd Sunday of Pascha The Holy Myrrh-Bearing Women As the Myrrh-bearers went to Your tomb, O Savior, they were perplexed in mind and said to themselves: “Who will roll the stone away from the sepulcher for us?” And looking up, they saw that the stone was rolled away. They were awestruck by the form of the Angel …
Screen Shot 2015-04-18 at 1.46.59 PM Bulletin for April 19, 2015 - Download Bulletin Christ is Risen! 2nd Sunday of Pascha St. Thomas Sunday Today we are keeping the day of Saint Thomas the Apostle. Too often we remember him only as a doubter; indeed he is the one who questioned the message which the other Apostles brought to him when they said: Christ is risen! We …
Screen Shot 2015-04-03 at 11.41.32 AM Bulletin for April 5, 2015 - Download Bulletin The Entry of Our Lord into Jerusalem Palm Sunday The beginning of Christ’s Passion is today’s triumphal procession. The people expected a king, a leader — and they found the Saviour of their souls. Nothing embitters a person so much as a lost, a disappointed hope; and that explains why people who could …
Screen Shot 2015-03-28 at 12.55.41 PM Bulletin for March 29, 2015 - Download Bulletin Fifth Sunday of Great Lent St. Mary of Egypt
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Screen Shot 2015-03-13 at 10.53.26 AM Bulletin for March 15, 2015 - Download Bulletin Third Sunday of Great Lent Veneration of the Cross We cannot go anywhere, even in our secular society, without seeing a cross. In any town we go through, we will no doubt see at least one Christian church, with a cross sitting atop it. Yet, for the early Christians, they must have been met with …
Screen Shot 2015-03-06 at 11.56.32 AM Bulletin for March 8, 2015 - Download Bulletin Second Sunday of Great Lent St. Gregory Palamas “…the grace of the Spirit takes possession of the quiet soul, and gives it a taste of the unspeakable good things to come, which no passionate and negligent eye has seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of such a man. This …
Screen Shot 2015-02-27 at 10.59.20 AM Bulletin for March 1, 2015 - Download Bulletin First Sunday of Great Lent Sunday of Orthodoxy “As we begin Great Lent, we should do so in anticipation of the spiritual blessings that we will receive through our deeper commitment to God during this holy season. Through our repentance and humility we should live each day, focusing our hearts and minds on His …
Screen Shot 2015-02-20 at 8.03.58 PM Bulletin for February 22, 2015 - Download Bulletin Forgiveness Sunday Expulsion of Adam and Eve from Paradise TODAY we stand at the door of repentance and open it to the path of our Lenten Journey to PASCHA. This is a journey of ultimate importance. The way is straight and narrow … there are obstacles to overcome along the way … but …
Screen Shot 2015-02-13 at 8.27.55 AM Bulletin for February 15, 2015 - Download Bulletin Sunday of the Last Judgment