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Letter from the Assembly of Bishops for Sunday of Orthodoxy

 Longsuffering Lord, how wonderful are your works! Who will number your love for humankind? Who, when they see your Priests and Ascetics slain for the sake of your Icon, would not reject deceivers? But you, when insulted, endured. (Synodikon of the Sunday of Orthodoxy, 9th Ode)  Sund...

First week of Great Lent

  Mosaic depicting the casting out of Adam and Eve from Paradise. Dear Brothers and Sisters, I wish you joy as we enter the holy Fast in preparation for the great Pascha of our Lord! It is right to join prayer to our fasting during this time in order to cast out of our lives... Re...


Metrpolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco
ENCYCLICAL FOR GREAT LENT 2015     “Open to me the gates of repentance, O Giver of Life: for early in the morning my spirit seeks Your Holy Temple…”   Dearly Beloved, As we commence our annual journey through the Great Fast, the words of this hymn should resound within us. ...

Funeral for Bob (Timothy) Hunt this Thursday at 1pm

Dear Brothers and Sisters, The funeral for Bob (Timothy) Hunt, will take place this Thursday at 1pm. Interment will follow at Pioneer’s Home Cemetery. May his memory be eternal! In Christ, Fr. Jeffrey

Memory Eternal!

Dear Brothers and Sisters, It is with great sadness that I am writing to inform you of the falling asleep of our dear brother in Christ, Bob (Timothy) Hunt. Bob reposed unexpectedly Friday morning. He has been with our parish since it’s early days at the Monday Club, and will be s...