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Prayer in Time of Coronavirus

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Important Changes at St. George in Response to COVID-19

St. George is responding to the rapidly evolving initiatives to curtail the spread of the novel Coronavirus. As directed by our Archdiocese, in compliance with CDC and Presidential guidelines, and in Christian love: All liturgical services will be served with only clergy, servers, and chanters, and limited to 10 persons.  All other faithful are to remain home taking comfort in […]
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Lenten Services – Monday, Wednesday, Friday Evenings

Please join us for our beautiful Lenten services at 7:00 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays throughout Lent. Monday: Great Compline Wednesday: Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts Friday: Akathist Don’t wait — this is a blessed Lenten opportunity that our church provides for additional spiritually enriching services during the week. We hope you can join us!
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New Year Greeting from Bishop THOMAS

Click below to read Bishop THOMAS’s greeting and blessing for the new church year, which begins this Sunday, September 1st.
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2019 Holy Week Schedule

We look forward to seeing you at our Holy Week services: PALM SUNDAY – APRIL 21 9:00 a.m. Matins and Blessing of Palms10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy followed by a luncheon hosted by the church school families THEME: The triumphal entry of Christ into Jerusalem before His voluntary death is recalled. Carrying palm branches, the faithful join in procession around the […]
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April 12 Akathist Service with Metropolitan JOSEPH at Antiochian Village

It is a great blessing that our Father in Christ, His Eminence, Metropolitan JOSEPH will preside at the Akathist service at Antiochian Village on Friday, April 12th. The service will start at 7:15pm, and will be held at the Antiochian Village church. At the request of His Eminence, and His Grace, Bishop THOMAS, St. George New Kensington will not have […]
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Order your Sweets for Easter

Our Myrrh Bearing Women will be making their delicious sweets — Sweet Bread, Baklawa, Sambosic and Mamool. Place your orders by Sunday, April 7th for pick up between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm on April 17th. To order call 724/335-9988.
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Spinach pie sale!

Order your spinach pies now by calling the St. George office at 724-335-5223 or 724-335-9988, or emailing saintgeorgeorthodox@gmail.com. Orders due by April 1st, and pick-up will be Sunday April 7th from about 11:30am – 12:30pm following Divine Liturgy. All profits will benefit the Food for Hungry. See the flyer below for full details.
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Seeking a part-time secretary

St. George is seeking a part-time office secretary with good computer skills. If you’re interested in applying or learning more, please email your resume to: saintgeorgeorthodox@gmail.com Or, via US mail to: St. George Orthodox Church 1150 Leishman Ave New Kensington, PA 15068
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Transfiguration Monastery Retreat

We enjoyed a delightful retreat at Transfiguration Monastery in Ellwood City. Our visit started and ended with prayer and in between we enjoyed tours of the monastery and chats with Mother Christophora, a picnic lunch, and a walk around the beautiful grounds. We thank Mother Christophora and the other mothers and sisters for their wonderful hospitality. We look forward to making […]
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