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September Newsletter Message

A New Beginning
September 1, 2016
“… there was evening and there was morning, one day.” Gen. 1:5 In the Bible, the new day begins with the approach of evening, and the year begins with the approach of autumn. The Church year also parallels the life of Mary. As Theotokos, the one who bore God, she is the icon of the Church, the “Body of Christ”. (I Cor. 12:27) The year ended shortly after the celebration of her dormition on August 15 and begins right before her nativity on September 8. This month’s greatest feast, the Elevation of the Cross, also echoes the theme of renewal. At the beginning of the year, ...
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Orthodox Christians for Life

Orthodox Christians for Life (OCLife) is a non-profit religious educational Pro-Life organization consisting of members from the Eastern Orthodox Church...
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St. Nicholas African Education Fund

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

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