Upcoming Schedule

  • 18/FEB
    Pre-Lenten Retreat at Holy Trinity Cathedral in San Francisco with guest speaker Fr. Michael Oleksa: “The Three Embodiments of the Word of God."
  • 19/FEB
    Meatfare Sunday. Last day to eat meat before Great Lent.
  • 22/FEB
    6:30 pm Pre-Lenten Vespers -- Choir Rehearsal 7-8:30 pm

February Newsletter Message

February: Gateway to Spring

February 6, 2017
“The lenten spring has come, the flower of repentance has begun to open…” (Vespers – Feb. 21) As we prepare to celebrate the feast of the Meeting of the Lord (the 40th day of the “Winter Pascha”) we also immediately begin our preparation for the Great and Holy season of Lent which begins at vespers on Feb. 26th. Each week has its own special theme which corresponds to the Gospel read on Sunday. This message on each Lord’s Day emphasizes a particular aspect of the Good News. Each week we are also challenged to examine how we have responded to ... Read More →
  • Pure Week

    Feb 27-Mar 2. The first week of Great Lent is a very special time of renewal and rededication of our lives to God. It is the most perfect and natural time for a retreat – as individuals and as a community.

  • Cheesefare Blini Fundraiser

    Join us for our Annual Blini fundraiser... Buttermilk and Buckwheat Blini... Forgiveness Vespers at 6pm.

  • Lenten Alms for 2017

    There is no more profitable practice as a companion to holy and spiritual fasting than that of almsgiving. View our schedule for almsgiving collections during Great Lent.

Forgiveness Sunday — Matthew 6:14-21

For if you forgive men their trespasses,
your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

  • Orthodox Christians for Life

    OCLife is a non-profit religious educational Pro-Life organization consisting of members from the Eastern Orthodox Church.

  • St. Nicholas Africa Fund

    A Charitable Works project of our parish, to help educate needy high school students in some of the poorest countries of the world.

  • Fundraising programs

    Both AmazonSmile and Escrip will make a donations to our church at no cost to you, based on your purchases.

  • Lunch Team Schedule

    Check when your team is scheduled to cook. Also, let us know if you'd like to start a new team. We encourage the participation of every one in the parish.

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