Holy Cross Mission Service scheduled for 23 Feb 2008 at 9 AM has been rescheduled for 1 March 2008.
St. Vattasseril Mar Dionysius – Feast Day
Holy Cross Mission – Union Theological Seminary (121st Street and Broadway) – Service at 9:00am
They are organizing a clothes donation drive to the Salvation Army on the Upper West Side, so it would be kind and generous if you could bring good used clothes that is just taking away space in your closet. Coffee and snacks will be served after the Holy Qurbana.
Focus Faith Series
Have you ever wondered why the Orthodox Christian Church stresses the importance of the Church? What is the purpose of the Church? Why do we need it? OR does the Church need us?
Come join us for the second part of our faith series on:
Saturday, February 23rd, 2008 at 2:30PM
At St. Gregorios Orthodox Church
987 Elmont Road
N. Valley Stream, NY
Topic – The Church – Her Purpose & 4 Marks
Led by Mr. Jake Kurian
After the topic presentation, we will enjoy some snacks and fellowship.
Church Prayer Meeting at 6PM
Continue Bible Study and lecture on Holy Qurbana.
Please contact Achen for details.
Check out http://www.malankaraorthodox.tv/.
2nd Annual Resolutions One Day Conference
“Live by Faith and Not Sight Alone”
Date: Saturday, January 12, 2008
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm
Location: St. Thomas Orthodox Church – Yonkers
Street: 4 Riverview Place
City/Town: Yonkers, NY
Open to FOCUS and MGOCSM members!
Admission Fee: $5
Guest Speaker: Fr.Chad Hatfield, Chancellor of St.Vladimir’s Seminary, Yonkers
Fr.Hatfield is a former Anglican priest who has spoken and written about the differences between the Episcopal and Orthodox Church. He is a great reference for those who had doubts about our faith and the teachings of other churches.