Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Successful, Enjoyable 100th Anniversary Weekend

After a wonderful weekend of celebrating our deep roots and our 100 years of rich history, everyone was invited to join us for a delicious luncheon and another afternoon of fellowship. Thanks to everyone who helped us celebrate. We look forward to our  next 100 years at St. George!
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St. Nicholas Puppet Show & Nativity Tableau

In a little twist from the past several years, our teens put on a terrific puppet show about St. Nicholas to kick off the Nativity Story.  Our St. Nicholas puppet concluded the show by saying, “And so children, remember that the reason we give gifts in the Christmas season is that God gave us the greatest gift of all, the […]
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Father Meletios elevated to Archpriest

During our 100th anniversary weekend celebration we were blessed to have Bishop Thomas and Bishop John serve a Hierarchical Liturgy, along with clergy who had previously served at our church or had grown up in our parish. Following Liturgy, there was a brief ceremony which elevated our Father Meletios to the rank of Archpriest.   Axios!  He is Worthy!
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His Beatitude Ignatius IV (1920-2012) – Memory Eternal!

The following is an excerpt from a letter sent via email to St. George today, Dec 5, 2012 from Fr. George Kevorkian bearing the sad news. “Dear Brothers in Christ: Christ is in our Midst! It is with great sadness that we report, with the authorization of His Eminence Metropolitan Philip, that His Beatitude Ignatius IV (1920-2012), Patriarch of Antioch and All the […]
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Sixth Annual THEOS Christmas Concert

Please join the St. George Choir and other Orthodox Choirs from Western PA for the sixth annual THEOS Pan-Orthodox Christmas Concert: Sunday, Dec 9th at 5pm Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Mt. Lebanon 123 Gilkeson Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15228 (map and directions)
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