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Grape leaves sale!

We’re selling our delicious grape leaves, cooked or uncooked/frozen. Place your orders by September 26th by calling Betty Shaheen at 724-337-3918. Pick up will be September 30th at the Church office from 11am – 1pm. Cooked grape leaves: 1/2 dozen for $6 1 dozen for $12 Uncooked grape leaves (by the dozen only): 1 dozen for $11 For full details […]
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Congrats to our St. George Honorees and Graduates

A heartfelt congratulations to our 2020 and 2021 St. George honorees who were recognized on Sunday for their dedication and service to our church and community. Congrats to Sharon, Marie, Paula, Doug and James – we very much appreciate all you do! Congratulations also to our senior scholarship recipient Isabella, and to graduates Paul (seminarian), Fr. Maximos (Doctorate), and Elian […]
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The Launch of our Free Lunch Program

On April 10th, we launched our first free brown bag lunch program. We distributed 125 brown bag lunches to interested New Kensington neighbors. We are grateful for the Food for Hungry grant that we received from our Antiochian Archdiocese that enabled us to fulfill our goal to enhance our current programs and reach out even more to our local community. […]
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St. George Food Pantry

Our volunteers continue to safely distribute food to our New Kensington Food Pantry recipients. The generous food donations are provided by the Westmoreland Country Food Bank. Distribution at St. George is typically the first Friday of every month. Please contact us at 724-335-9988 if you would like to be added to our Food Pantry distribution list.
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April 2021 Calendar

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Lenten Lunches are Back!

We are excited to announce that our Vegan Lenten Lunches are back!  As a fish fry alternative, pick up and enjoy a delicious Middle Eastern Lenten lunch at St. George Orthodox Church New Kensington! Our lunches are 100% Vegan.  This Lenten season, we will have 2 Vegan Lenten Lunch pickup dates on March 19th and March 26th with a limited menu. Our […]
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Food pantry: Thursday, Jan 7th, 2021

Food Pantry for January 2021 will be Thursday, January 7th. Distribution will remain the same: a drive-thru from 9 am to 11 am. All updated information related to food pantry is available on our website and on Facebook by searching for “St. George New Kensington”. You can also call the church at 724-335-9988 and leave a message. If you are […]
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St. Nicholas Feast Day

On December 6, we commemorate our Father among the Saints, Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia. After Vespers yesterday evening, our children enjoyed hearing a special visitor read the story, “Saint Nicholas and the Nine Gold Coins.” With St. Nicholas as the model of giving, our church school shared some special gifts with our children, and the children […]
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Welcome Fr. Justin

We welcome Father Justin Mokhiber as our new pastor. Father Justin has worked for many years at the Antiochian Village Heritage and Learning Center in Ligonier.  He is a graduate of St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary, and is also the Chair of our Diocesan Parish Life Conference Committee.  May God grant many years to Fr. Justin!  Axios!
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Liturgy Tonight for the Feast of the Nativity of the Theotokos

This evening at 6pm, we willl celebrate Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Nativity of the Theotokos.  We hope you can join us to celebrate the Feast and pray together. For everyone’s safety, all participants must wear masks and maintain a six foot distance from all non-family participants. If you’re unable to attend, we’ll be live streaming the service […]
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