Category Archives: Myrrh Bearing

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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Visiting our Shut-Ins

Several of the ladies from our Myrrh Bearing Women’s organization had a delightful time visiting some of their friends that are shut-ins and celebrating their birthdays. Slip Calvin Klein Outlet Our ladies have a regular schedule of shut-in visits, Calvin Klein Bragas and it is always enjoyable for everyone.
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Antiochian Women Diocese Officers from our Parish

Congratulations to our Khouria Rima Zafaran and Cathy Firek for their appointments as Treasurer and Religious Coordinator, respectively, for our Diocese Antiochian Women organization.  We appreciate their service to our parish and diocese. Khouria Rima and Cathy are each highlighted on page four of the Winter edition of the “Diakonia,” the newsletter of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Women of North […]
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Thanks for the Kibbee Orders

Our Myrrh Bearing ladies and their helpers sure do enjoy getting together to make kibbee for our local community.  Thanks for the orders for over 700 kibbee!
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Kibbee, Spinach Pies, Grape Leaves & Knafi

YUM!  Order forms can be found in our church bulletins or by calling the contacts below: February 29th:  KIBBEE 6 for $21 and 12 for $40. Made and sold by our Myrrh Bearing Ladies and volunteers To order call Betty Shaheen at 724/337-3918 or the office at 724/335-9988 Pick-up on Monday, February 29th between 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm March […]
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Spreading Christmas Cheer

At St. George we try our best to reach out to our community throughout the year, and during the Nativity season we make extra efforts to spread good cheer: Our Fellowship Organization organized a gift drive, supported by our parishioners, for the children of our food pantry recipients Our Myrrh Bearing Ladies’ Organization visited and brought gifts to our shut-ins […]
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IOCC Syrian Relief Dinner & Prayer Service

Parishioners from our St. George joined a pan-Orthodox community of supporters for the International Orthodox Christian Charities’ (IOCC) Syrian Relief Dinner and Prayer Service at Holy Cross Church in Mt. Lebanon. The sold-out event was led by several hierarchs from various Orthodox jurisdictions. The food was all donated by various local churches — thank you to our Myrrh Bearing Women […]
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2015 Sunday of the Holy Cross

In Metropolitan Joseph’s encyclical on the Sunday of the Holy Cross, he states “Christ’s death on the cross brought salvation (Col. 2:14; Eph. 2:16) and hence, it was the basis for Christian hope. It is the sign of the supreme sacrifice and the resurrection; it signifies life rather than death.” We celebrate that cross every third Sunday of Lent with […]
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Spreading Christmas Cheer

During our Nativity Lenten season, in addition to prayer and fasting, almsgiving is an important priority here at St. George: * Our SOYO teens and Myrrh Bearing women donated food for our food pantry distributions * Our Fellowship of St. John the Divine members organized a gift drive for our parishioners to buy clothes and toys for the children of […]
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Next Kibbee Sale – 9/16th

Our Myrrh Bearing Ladies’ next Kibbee Sale will be on Tuesday, September 16th — 6 for $18.00 or 12 for $33.00. Pre-orders only at 724-335-9988 (Church) or 724-337-3918 (Betty Shaheen). We sell out fast!
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