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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 *
Sacrament of Confession: Fr. George is available on request for
Upcoming Weekday Services
| ||Date || ||Description|| ||Time ||Service |
| ||June 8th|
| ||Apostles' Fast Begins|| || || || |
| ||Apostles Bartholomew & Barnabas|| ||8:15 AM |
| ||June 24th|
of St. John the Baptist|| ||8:15 AM |
| ||June 29th|
| ||Apostles Peter & Paul|| ||8:15 AM |
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.
from His Eminence Metropolitan Evangelos
His Eminence Metropolitan Evangelos of New Jersey will be visiting
our church on Sunday, June 28th, to celebrate Orthros and Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with us. His visit is such a blessing!
We are all looking forward to welcoming His Eminence Metropolitan Evangelos to our Church.
Due to the
heavy rain forecasted for tomorrow, we will unfortunately have to cancel our Parish Picnic which was scheduled outdoors tomorrow
in Ashburn. We hope to reschedule this event for the end of the summer and will let you know when a date has been confirmed.
We apologize for any inconvenience, however we look forward to seeing you on Sunday at church for His Eminence Metropolitan
We wish to encourage all Orthodox Christians to join our GOPLC Ladies Philoptochos
Society. Although only ladies can be active voting members, we welcome our brothers
in the Lord to be associate members as well. Our nominal fee of $40/each for the year helps with various philanthropic
outreach programs. Click HERE to join! Thank you for supporting our endeavors as we strive to fulfill
our Lord's Command to help those in need.
The Men's Bible Study group completed its studies for the Spring semester on May 20th. An
announcement will appear in the Fall regarding the reorganization of the Bible Study program for our parish. Fr. George thanks
all those who participated in the class.
Taste of Greece
The GOPLC Festival Committee is considering several new venues
and is targeting a Taste of Greece (TOG) for Fall 2015. We are changing the location due to the current renovation of the
Ashburn Firehouse Hall where we have had our TOG in the past. An update will be provided as soon as a site is chosen and we
have a firm date. Questions? Please send an email to: email@example.com.
"Our Company of Friends" PAREA (Our company of friends): PAREA wishes all our parishioners a blessed and safe summer. PAREA
will be on hiatus during the months of July and August. See you on Tuesday, September 1st at Mimi's Cafe. Questions: Marina
PAREA's Annual Bake Sale
A huge THANK YOU to all our bakers and all our parishioners
who supported PAREA's bake sale with their purchases. Our profits were: $2,400. The money will go to support our Building
Fund and our Church. Thank you! Marina Blair and Kristina Ayoub.
The Light - To Fos
New issue of our newsletter, May/June 2015 now available online.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
We can use some help in making Prosforo for our services. Please contact Father George
at email@example.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.