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Archpastoral Message for September 11

September 9, 2011

His Grace, the Right Reverend Michael, Bishop of New York, and the Diocese of New York and New Jersey, sends the following letter to the faithful among his diocese, on this, the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

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Memory Eternal: Archbishop Dmitri of the South

August 28, 2011

His Eminence, the Most Reverend Dmitri, 87, retired Archbishop of Dallas and the Diocese of the South, fell asleep in the Lord at his home Sunday morning, August 28, 2011. More information is available at the OCA website. May the memory of the newly-departed Archbishop Dmitri be eternal!

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Memory Eternal: Fr. Alexis Tinker

August 27, 2011

It is with great sadness that we announce the repose of the +Priest Alexis Tinker. Fr. Alexis reposed in the Lord on Friday afternoon.  Fr. Alexis was the parish’s third full-time rector, and under his guidance, our current ‘log-cabin’ temple was designed, selected, and erected. (Father is pictured above celebrating the blessing of the ground […]

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Adieu, Georgette

August 19, 2011

On August 13, Fr. John together with the ladies of Sts. Martha and Mary Sisterhood, gathered at The Greek Village Restaurant to bid farewell to our sister in Christ, Georgette Sykora. She will be moving to Tennessee close to her daughter and family. As an active member of St. Andrew’s Church for almost 15 years, […]

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St. Andrew Church Celebrates 45th Anniversary

August 1, 2011

The faithful of St. Andrew Church joined together this past weekend around their archpastor, His Grace Bishop Michael, who presided over the parish’s 45th anniversary celebration.

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Parish to Host Lecture on Church Design and Iconography

June 21, 2011

This upcoming Sunday, June 26, 2011, at 12:15 PM, our parish will be hosting a lecture entitled “The Design of the Orthodox Temple and Its Adornment With Holy Icons” delivered by Yani Pavlides, RA, AIA. The lecture is free and open to the public. Members of our parish, and neighboring parishes, are particularly encouraged to […]

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Christ is Risen! Truly He is Risen!

May 10, 2011

The community of St. Andrew’s greets you warmly in the joy of Our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ’s Holy Resurrection.  Photos of our celebration may be viewed in our photo album.  Thank you to all who helped make our celebration a solemn and beautiful celebration, whether by helping clean the church, prepare flowers, singing […]

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First Visit of His Grace, Bishop Michael

April 8, 2011

On Wednesday, April 6, 2011, our parish was blessed to celebrate the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts with our diocesan hierarch, His Grace Bishop Michael, on the occasion of his first visit to our parish. The liturgical celebration was solemn and beautiful, and the warmth and love exchanged between His Grace and the parishioners was […]

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Prayers, Aid, Requested for Japan

March 16, 2011

The Holy Synod of Bishops of our Church has requested all parishes to remember the victims of the ongoing disasters in Japan, and to request financial aid for relief efforts there. Additionally, the OCA’s Metropolitan Council has earmarked an initial $5,000 contribution to the work of the International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC). All parishes have […]

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Great Lent Has Begun

March 14, 2011

This Sunday, our parish community celebrated the first Sunday of Great Lent – the Sunday of Orthodoxy – with a procession with icons, recalling the triumph of holy images over the iconoclasts in the Early Church. (Photos from our procession may be seen here.) During the entirety of Great Lent, the Presanctified Liturgy will be […]

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