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Orthodoxy touches many lands, in which many languages are spoken.
Whatever your background, we are glad of your interest and bid you peace in our Lord Jesus Christ.
We invite you to work and pray with us in giving glory to God the Holy Trinity: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. All are welcome!

* Orthros - 8:15 am  * Divine Liturgy - 9:30 am *


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Sacrament of Confession: Fr. George is available on request for Confession. 
To schedule a time, please contact Father at: 703-314-6421 or frgeorgeandrew@gmail.com.
 

Upcoming Weekday Services
Print Version - Easter & Holy Week Schedule     
 Date    Description Time 
Service   
        
 April 12th
Saturday
 Saturday of Lazarus 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 April 13th
Sunday
 Palm Sunday 

8:15 AM
9:30 AM
7:00 PM

 

Orthros
Divine Liturgy
Bridegroom Matins

 April 14th
Monday
 Holy Monday 

7:00 PM

 

Matins

 April 15th
Tuesday
 Holy Tuesday 

7:00 PM

 

Matins

 April 16th
Wednesday
 Holy Wednesday 

3:00 PM
7:00 PM

 

Sacrament of Holy Unction
Matins

 April 17th
Thursday
 Holy Thursday 

9:30 AM
7:00 PM

 

Vespers & St. Basil Liturgy
Matins & 12 Passion Gospels

 April 18th
Friday
 Holy Friday 

9:30 AM
3:00 PM
7:00 PM

 

Reading of Royal Hours
Vespers: Apokathelosis
Matins & Lamentations

 April 19th
Saturday
 Holy Saturday 

9:30 AM
11:00 PM
12:00 AM

 

Vespers & St. Basil Liturgy
Matins of the Resurrection
Resurrection of our Lord (Midnight)

 April 20th
Sunday
 Great and Holy Pascha 

11:00 AM

 Vespers of Love
 April 23rd
Wednesday
 Renewal Wednesday - St. George 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 April 25th
Friday
 Zoodochos Pege - Life-giving Font 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy

Note on Partaking of Holy Communion at evening Liturgy: Please keep in mind and practice the rule of abstaining from any drink or food from noon until Communion is offered when participating in Holy Communion at evening Liturgy. Those who are ill or on medications are not required to observe this rule strictly. However, even they should abstain at least an hour or two before the beginning of Liturgy. 

Flowers for Great Lent & Easter
Beloved Parishioners & Friends, please consider making a donation to help us to decorate our church for Lent, Holy Week & Easter. Your contribution will be greatly appreciated. You may Donate Online using PayPal. Thank you for your support and generosity!

Philoptochos

Annual Membership: Now is a great time to start or renew your membership. Membership does not require meeting attendance, but makes our operations possible. Our Membership drive will continue through April 30th 2014; all participants will be entered into a drawing for a Philoptochos cross pendant.  Thank you for your support!
The National Philoptochos Convention in Philadelphia this July will feature a tribute to the Military and is asking for pictures of loved ones who served or are currently serving in the Armed Forces. The deadline to submit photos is May 1.

Men's Bible Study

Men’s Bible Study meets the first and third Tuesday of each month at church from 7:00-8:30pm. Please contact Father George Alexson or Nick Spyros with any questions: nlspyros@yahoo.com.
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A special thank you to all our PAREA friends for the great fasting potluck we had during our April PAREA. It was a great day of fellowship! Our May PAREA will take place on Tuesday, May 6th, at 11:30am at Delia's Pizzeria and Grille, 128 Edds Ln., Sterling, VA 20165, tel: 703-444-1661. Please give Marina Blair a call (571-969-9234) so we have an idea of how many people will be joining us! Thank you!
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The Light - To Fos
New issue of our newsletter, March/April 2014 now available online.

Lenten Cookbook
Open Book
These recipes are a compilation of Lenten favorites submitted by the parishioners of the Greek Orthodox Parish of Loudoun County. We hope you and your family enjoy them, and that you will consider sharing some of your favorites as well. To submit a recipe, please email it to 
greekorthodoxparishofloudoun@gmail.com.

Stewardship

The Stewardship Committee is always looking for a few good men and women! There are a wide range of opportunities from welcoming new parishioners to helping with mailings. Stewardship is the foundation of our Parish and that which sustains us. If you are interested in getting involved and making a difference in our Parish please see Lia Economou, the Stewardship chair (liaecon@comcast.net)


We can use some help in making Prosforo for our services. Please contact Effie Koutsourais at emkouts1@aol.com if you can help.


 

The Greek Orthodox Parish of Loudoun County is under the dominion of His Eminence Evangelos, Metropolitan of New Jersey, www.nj.goarch.org

For more information about the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, please visit www.goarch.org


Please contact our Parish Priest, Fr. George, to schedule any of the following:
Baptisms, Weddings, Confessions, 40-Day Blessings, Memorial Services, Hospital Visits, as well as for all other Pastoral Needs/Concerns.
Fr. George can be reached at: 703-314-6421 or frgeorgeandrew@gmail.com. Thank you.