Our mission is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ; to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith; to energize, cultivate and guide the life of the community according to the Orthodox faith and traditions.
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Bring your curious friends who may wonder what Orthodox worship is all about...
Haven't been coming to church much?
Always wondered what the liturgy "is all about"?
You like Orthodox worship but could use "some inspiring"?
Wonder how Orthodox worship compares to other kinds of churches?
Five Sunday Evenings 6-8 PM at St Matthew Orthodox Church
May 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28
The 32nd National Saint John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival begins on June 5. Saint Anthony Greek Orthodox Church will be live streaming the 3 events:
1) National Oratorical Finals, Saturday, June 6th - 9:30 am
2) Awards Ceremony, Saturday, June 6th - 12:45 pm
3) Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, Sunday, June 7th – 9:30 am
Please click on the link below - to take you to the Saint Anthony’s YouTube channel where the 3 live streams are listed. St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Church - Pasadena, CA YouTube channel:
We need volunteers for the following workshops for Festival preparation. Any time you can offer will be most appreciated.
Mon June 8 Spanakopita 9 AM
Tue June 16 Galaktoboureko 9 AM
Sat June 27 Souzoukakia 9 AM
Tue June 23 Macaroni Pita 9 AM
Tue July 21 Tiropita 9 AM
Tue Aug 10 Finikia 9 AM
Mon Aug 17 Dolmathes 9 AM
Wed Sept 9 Baklava 9 AM
Good Samaritans food ministry distributes food baskets to low-income families in the area. Easter hams were purchased at $.20 per pound from the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank. We always strive to be good stewards of all that is given to us.
Distribution dates in 2015:
Wednesday, June 10
Wednesday, July 8
Wednesday, August 12
Wednesday, September 2 — *first Wed. due to Festival*
Wednesday, October 14
Wednesday, November 18 — *third Wed. due to Thanksgiving*
Wednesday, December 9
New and returning volunteers of all ages are needed and welcome each month. Call or text Pam Kesler or Debbie Lucas if you have questions or can help. No experience required!
Tuesday prior to distribution
- 2 pm – 4 pm unload food delivery and prepare for distribution
- 6 pm – 8 pm separate bulk items and continue preparations
Wednesday morning of distribution
- 7:30 am – 10:30 am distribution followed by group meal
Continue to bring in your clean and sturdy paper and plastic grocery bags, and we will recycle them for you.
Thank You! We want to thank the Clergy, all of the church staff, and the entire Annunciation family for your generous donations, volunteer hours, prayers and support.