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Holy Week in the Orthodox Church Booklet Test your knowledge of Holy Week.  Simply review the attached booklet* and answer the following questions:  (Then check your answers below) Which of the following events led the people to triumphantly greet Chris...

Time: 10:00 a.m. Check in 12:00 noon Shotgun Tee Off 5:00 p.m. Cocktails 6:00 p.m. Dinner Location: Woodland Hills Country Club 2115 Dumetz Road Woodland Hills, CA 8183471511 Fees: $175.00 per player Entry fee includes: Green Fee – Cart Fee – ...

Spinach Pie Sale

The Antiochian Women of St. Michael are taking orders for LARGE freshly made SPINACH PIES, made by one of the best Middle Eastern bakeries in LA county. Made with the finest ingredients. Quality home-made style! GREAT FOR BREAKFAST & AFTER SCHOOL SNAC...

Pastor’s Second Sermon of the Fourth Week of Lent by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 18, 2015   Last week we spoke about the concluding section of St. Ephraim’s prayer: Yea, O Lord and King, grant me to see my own sins and not to judge my brother…...

Pastor’s Sermon of the Fourth Week of Lent by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 18, 2015   Tonight’s reading from Genesis which is from the time period  following  the  flood:  when  Noah  and  his  family  and  all  of  the inhabitants of...

Pastoral Sermon of the Third Week of Lent by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 11, 2015   Yea, O Lord and King, grant me to see my own sins and not to judge  my  brother;  for  blessed  art Thou  unto  ages  of  ages.  A-men. [from the Prayer of...

Pastoral Sermon of the Second Week of Lent by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig March 4, 2015 What are the positive aspects, motivations, and value of Great Lent? 1. Great Lent as a time of personal repentance and penance 2. Great Lent as a time of personal fasting ...

Pastoral Sermon of the First Week of Lent by V. Rev. Timothy Baclig February 25, 2015   As often as we have attended the Pre-sanctified Liturgy, I am still  not  sure  how  many  people  understand  the  nature  of  this service in contrast...

PREPARATION FOR GREAT LENT Great Lent is a particular spiritual season of the Christian Church when each of us begins to take a serious look at our own spiritual journey with God.  It gives us a chance to see where we are and how we can conform our lives...

This Sunday is our annual Pancake Breakfast benefitting the Church School, lovingly sponsored and prepared by the Skaff and Apostolou families. Then we are off on a beautiful family hike. Join us for a lovely, family-friendly, flat 3.5 mile hike through M...