Jesus is talking about His own joy, God's own joy, infinite and luminous, magnificent, and incomparable. That is amazing that he would pour His own joy into us.

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Spiritual Quotes

To believe something because you are "supposed to believe it" and not because it is true, seems to me to be not only immoral, but actual treachery. To believe something that has been proved erroneous and decidedly untrue, simply because it is "tradition," surely is an act of treachery and amoralism.

             - Vladika Lazar

Upcoming Services and Events

Bible Study

July 31, 2014 7 pm

Great Vespers

August 2, 2014 5 pm

Orthros

August 3, 2014 8:15 am

Divine Liturgy

August 3, 2014 9:30 am

Vespers/Divine Liturgy for Feast of Transfiguration

August 5, 2014 6:30 pm

Paraclesis for the Dormition

August 6, 2014 6:30 pm

Orthros

August 10, 2014 8:15 am

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Service Schedule and Calendar

Summer Hours!
Sunday Orthros - 8:15 am
Sunday Divine Liturgy - 9:30 am

Great Vespers - Saturdays 5:00 pm
Confessions - Saturdays 6:00 pm or by appointment

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Other News

Archbishop Joseph Elected Metropolitan of North America

His Eminence Archbishop Joseph has been elected Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of All North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch, led by His Beatitude Patriarch John X, meeting in Balamand, Lebanon on Thursday, July 3, 2014. Axios! Read more »

Sermons and Messages

On the Sunday of the Holy Fathers

June 01, 2014 - by Fr. Antony Hughes
Jesus is not talking about some ephemeral joy, but His own joy, God's own joy, infinite and luminous, magnificent, and incomparable. That is amazing that he would pour His own joy into us. Read more »

Blessed is the Entrance of Thy Saints

May 25, 2014 - by Fr. Antony Hughes
This has been a very wrenching week for we lost two amazing people - Mary Sioras and Donald DiFiore. During the Little Entrance, there's a prayer that the priest says: "Blessed is the entrance of Thy saints." Now, why do we say that? Read more »

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