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Guest Speaker on October 22nd: Rita Madden, Author of “Food, Faith and Fasting”

We are honored that Rita Madden, a registered dietician, has agreed to host a workshop on Saturday, October 22nd at 7:00 pm at St. George on the enlightening topic: “Food, Faith and Fasting.” Light refreshments will be served.  We hope you can come! Feel free to also join us for a Vespers church service at 6:00 pm prior to the […]
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Join us for Liturgy on Wednesday, October 5th

We invite you to join us for services on Wednesday, October 5th:  Matins at 6:00 pm and Liturgy at 7:00 pm. Come and see! Additionally we have regular services each week: Tuesdays – 9:30 am:  Matins Saturdays – 6:00 pm:  Vespers Sundays – 9:00 am: Matins and 10:00: Liturgy Last month we additionally celebrated two feast day services:  The Nativity […]
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A Churching and a Crowning

We welcome our newest member of the church, baby Desi. “The servant of God is brought within the church in the name of the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen.” We also congratulate our newest married couple, James and Anna.  “Do thou bless also in the removal of these crowns those who have been united to one […]
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Family Picnic Fun

A little rain didn’t stop us from having a wonderful family picnic on the church grounds. The potluck food contributions from all the parishioners were so delicious, and our picnic games were such great fun.  Thanks to our Fellowship Organization for hosting such a terrific day.
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Liturgy in the Park cancelled; Liturgy at St. George this Sunday

Please spread the word that Liturgy in the Park is cancelled for this Sunday, and Liturgy will be at St. George, New Kensington.  We will have our traditional potluck lunch after Liturgy, so please bring your favorite food to the church hall this Sunday.  The family games & activities following the lunch will be held on our church lawn. Hope […]
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First Day of Church School

Our final day with our Bishop last weekend began with a Matins Service, a church school class blessing and Liturgy.  The Bishop also tonsured a new Reader in our church – James “Seraphim” Rossetti, and said prayers for September 11th. Following Liturgy, we distributed Creative Arts awards to the church school children, and Orthodox Study bibles to our 6th graders […]
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More Gatherings with our Bishop

On Saturday, Bishop Thomas gathered with our Myrrh Bearing Women’s organization for an enjoyable luncheon with lively and encouraging discussions.  After a beautiful Vespers service, the Bishop then met with the Parish Council at the lovely Kabazie residence.
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Bowling with the Bishop

We kicked off our weekend with Bishop Thomas with a super fun church school family gathering at Wildlife Lanes Bowling Alley. We had a great turnout with over 40 participants.
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Happy New Year! Join Us at New Ken Ethnic Days this Saturday, September 3rd

Happy New Year!  In the Orthodox Church, the new church year begins on September 1st.  Read more about it on our Archdiocese site:  Ecclesiastical New Year. We are happy to support New Kensington’s efforts to rebuild our community and will be participating in the city’s 125th Anniversary “Ethnic Days” this Saturday, September 3rd between 1 and 5 pm in the […]
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The Sweets are Ready! Food Festival This Saturday

Have you marked your calendars?  Doesn’t the baklawa look delicious?  Hope to see you this Saturday, August 27 from 11 am to 6 pm at St. George.  Come hungry!
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