Once again, we are overjoyed to announce the pastoral visitation of His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America, on Saturday, October 28, 2017.His Eminence will serve as main celebrant of the Orthros and Divine Liturgy of the Holy Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos, as well as of the Doxology of OHI Day..Our sister community of Saints Constantine & Helen has cancelled services in order to join us in prayer and celebration of his Eminence's visitation. We most warmly welcome our brothers and sisters. Together, we rejoice in the great honor and privilege the visitation of His Eminence bestows upon us..Please make every effort to attend on Saturday, October 28, to receive the pastoral blessings of our spiritual father, His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Geron of America. Please spread the word to family and friends.
ARCHBISHOP DEMETRIOS OF AMERICA URGES FAITHFUL TO PRAY AND SUPPORT THE VICTIMS OF HURRICANE HARVEY
We pray for mercy, life, peace, health, salvation, visitation, forgiveness and remission of sins of those who suffered and were adversely affected by hurricane Harvey.
By Father Stephen Freeman For years I have been told that the meaning of the word hamartia (translated “sin”) means “to miss the mark.” This is certainly accurate. However, the image I have always had in mind has been an arrow aimed at a target and missing the bull’s eye. Thus I have thought of my life as a moral effort to hit the target. This is not incorrect but it leaves […]