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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Church School Retreat Series

Our church school added a new “Journey to the Kingdom” retreat series to our program this year spearheaded by Father Meletios, our deacons and our reader.  At our last three retreats our church school families enjoyed learning about iconography, Christ’s Nativity, and preparation for Lent.

Be sure to mark your calendar for the fourth and final engaging and enriching retreat of the church school year on Saturday, March 10th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm, followed by Vespers.


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Syrian Hoagie Sale!

Our delicious Syrian Hoagies are on sale now!  Please call the church office at 724-335-9988 to place your order.  Hoagies are $7.00 each, and will be available for pick-up Sunday, February 4, 2018 after church (11:30am)

  • Italian Hoagie on Syrian Bread Bun with Pepperoni / Salami / Ham / Provolone Cheese with lettuce, tomato, onion, and Italian dressing (on the side), or
  • Turkey Hoagie on Syrian Bread Bun with Swiss Cheese with lettuce, tomato, onion, and Mustard dressing (on the side)
  • Several varieties of soup will also be available by the quart for $5.00

See our flier below for full details.

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Mark your calendars for 2018 Vegan Lenten lunches!

Mark your calendars for our upcoming Lenten lunches!  Come and join us for delicious vegan food, starting on Friday, February 16th.  See the flyer below for full details, including the menu, dates, and how to pre-order.  We hope to see you in February!

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This Saturday — Lamb Shish Kabob Dinner

Join us this Saturday, October 14th from 12 pm to 5 pm for our delicious Lamb Shish Kabob dinner:

$17 Lamb Shish Kabob Dinner includes:

  • 1 skewer of lamb
  •  rice and green beans
  •  salad
  •  pita bread
  •  dessert
  •  beverage

Add an additional lamb skewer to your dinner for $8

Hope to see you on Saturday!


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Fresh Express Food Distribution

We appreciate the great support of help we received distributing fresh food to our neighbors in New Kensington via Westmoreland County Food Bank’s Operation Fresh Express.  Thank you to the United Presbyterian Church of New Kensington parishioners for their assistance with the distribution.


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“Journey Toward the Kingdom” Church School Retreat

Join us at our first


St. George Church School Retreat

Saturday, October 7th

from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

in the church hall (dinner included),

followed by Vespers at 6:00 pm

Bring your favorite icon

Our clergy and readers will guide us on a tour of the iconography in our church and help us understand their role in our “Journey Toward the Kingdom.”

Then you have a chance to ask any questions about your faith.

We also look forward to the joy of fellowship.

All church school families and parishioners are welcome. Bring your friends.

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First Day of Church School

We kicked off another church school year with Matins and a church school blessing.

After Liturgy we handed out Creative Arts awards and each sixth grader was gifted a bible.  Thanks to the St. George bookstore, and those who support the bookstore, for donating the bibles to our sixth graders.

We look forward to another fruitful church school year!

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2017 Creative Arts Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 Creative Arts Winners.

  • Art Awards
    • Marina Zafaran – 1st Place 5th Grade
    • Maria Zafaran – 2nd place High School
  • Photography Awards
    • Maria Zafaran – 2nd Place 10th Grade
  • Media Award
    • Maria Zafaran – 2nd Place High School

All children who submitted creative projects will be recognized this Sunday after Liturgy:


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Food Festival: Join us on August 19th!

Come and join us for fellowship and Middle Eastern food on Saturday, Calvin Klein Bragas August 19th, Comprar Boxer Calvin Klein 2017 from 11:00am to 6:00pm. Calvin Klein Underwear Baratos Click the flyer below for full detail.

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See you at the 2017 Food Festival!

Parsley is all chopped for the toubouleh!  Hummus and Bubba Ghanouj are all freshly made and packaged! Meat Pies, Kibbee and Spinach Pies are made and ready to pop in the oven!  Falafel and Kafta are waiting for your orders!  The stuffed grape leaves are always a favorite that sells out quickly!  And those beautfiul, scrumptious, homemade Syrian desserts are ready to melt in your mouth!  We hope to see you Saturday, 8/19th from 11 am to 6 pm!


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