Remembering St. George in Your Will

Our church has been a beacon of faith and hope for you and the generations before you that came here to worship in the Orthodox Christian tradition.  You can help ensure that it will be here to serve future generations by remembering St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, of New Kensington, PA in your will.  Click below to download the brochure to learn more information or contact our church office at 724/335-9988.

Click here to download the brochure

 

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Reminder: COMe & See this Sunday, March 17th

This Sunday, March 17th, the Sunday of Orthodoxy, COMe & See Sunday School will begin after the Procession of the Icons.

All children should meet in the vestibule after communion so we can prepare for the procession with our icons.  All family members are welcome to join us.  Please feel free to bring your favorite icons on Sunday for the procession.

For more details, please see the flyer below.

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COMe & See on Sundays Starting March 17th

Please see the flyer below for important changes to our COMe & See program starting March 17th, the Sunday of Orthodoxy.


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Vegan Lenten lunches starting March 8, 2019

We’ll be starting our annual tradition of Lenten lunches with our first lunch on March 8th, just before the start of Great Lent.  Come and join us for delicious vegan food.

See the flyer below for full details, including the menu, dates, and how to pre-order. We hope to see you in March!

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Join us for a day at Holy Transfiguration Monastery

The St. George COMe Program invites all parishioners to a lenten day of reflection at the Orthodox Monastery of the Transfiguration on Saturday, April 6.

See the flyer below for RSVP and carpool details. We hope you can join us!

(Please note that there will be no Vespers at St. George on April 6.)

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“COMe & See” cancelled today, 1/19

Due to the winter storm warning and the governor’s State of Emergency declaration, and the weather warning that “roads will be slippery” and “travel will be dangerous,” we will not be having COMe & See today, January 19th.

Families may work on their Creative Arts projects at home:  2019 Creative Festival theme.

Please stay safe.

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Eastern Dioceses Spring Retreat at Antiochian Village

The Antiochian Village welcomes all the parishes of the
Eastern Dioceses of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America, as well as the faithful of all the Archdiocese, to a weekend of retreat and holy deliberation at the Spring Retreat, led by Bishop THOMAS.  The retreat will be held on April 12-14, 2019 at Antiochian Village.

See the flyer below for full details.  Registration is available online:

http://registration.antiochianvillage.org/2019EasternDiocesesSpringRetreat

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Receive the Light Party

On Friday, January 4th, our St. George teens hosted an evening of fellowship, food, and fun.  Thank you to all who attended!

We’d also like to thank Father Meletios and Khouria Rima for helping to prepare the food, to our teens for their work in setting up, decorating the hall, and running the event, and to everyone who helped clean up afterward.

A blessed evening was had by all!  We hope to see you at the next one.

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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:

Or, via US mail to:

St. George Orthodox Church
1150 Leishman Ave
New Kensington, PA 15068

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Preparing for Emergencies – IOCC Program at Holy Trinity on Sunday

Holy Trinity Pittsburgh is sponsoring the IOCC Orthodoxy Homefront program this Sunday, November 11th from 2:30 to 5:30 pm.

JOIN THE IOCC ORTHODOX HOMEFRONT:
Part of IOCC’s US program, the Homefront helps parishes prepare for regional emergencies, disasters, and parish critical incidents, enhances their capability to respond, and connects parishes with a network of organizations and agencies active in emergencies.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Parish leaders—especially clergy, church council/board members, and laypeople with expertise in emergency response, health and social services, etc.

Register here by November 9th:  IOCC Orthodoxy Homefront

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Pan-Orthodox Choir Concert

The Pan-Orthodox Choir of Greater Pittsburgh, which includes members of the St. George choir, will be holding a free concert of Orthodox liturgical hymns on Sunday, November 4 beginning at 4:00 pm at First English Evangelical Lutheran Church, 615 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 (map and directions).

We hope you’ll join us!

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