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Christmas Services

The schedule of Christmas / Nativity Services is: Sunday morning the 24th - Divine Liturgy (Christmas Eve) at 10:30 AM (not 10 AM as usual) Sunday night - same day - the 24th - at 8:30 PM is the main celebration of the Feast of the Nativity...

Lenten Schedule 2018

Lent and Holy Week Schedule – 2018 Saint Innocent Orthodox Church But don’t forget the Divine Liturgy of Lazarus Saturday 03/31 at 10:30 AM – all names of your departed loved ones will be commemorated. Lent begins on Sunday 02/18: Forgiveness Vespers: 6 PM-7 PM Monday 02/19 at 6...

Cruise to Alaska 09/2019

WHAT? “Orthodox Cruises” organizes a conference/pilgrimage cruise to Alaska every 2 years, with the blessings of the Orthodox Bishop of Sitka and Alaska. The next edition of this cruise is scheduled for September 2019 (7th-14th). The cruise is confirmed! Reservations (on a first-come-first-serve basis) are still...

Finding Peace in a Chaotic World

A reflection by Fr Laurent After more than 10 years of ordained ministry, but also as human being going through life, I can say one thing with great personal certainty: What we seek and need is peace! I mean inner peace. Peace with myself. Peace with God. Peace...

Is the Rapture in the Bible?

Question: A friend of mine has been reading the Left Behind books that have all of this stuff about the “Rapture” in them. Is there really going to be a “Rapture” like these books talk about? Answer: No. The “Rapture” refers to a passage in First Thessalonians...