Greetings to all in the midst of our Great Lent. Many of you have been waiting to hear about St. Johns Family Camp and we are pleased, with God's grace, to announce this years Family Camp will be held AUGUST 17-22 at Sky Camp, near Eugene Oregon, our previous location. The theme this year is "Transfigured by the Glory of God!" This is a spiritual retreat for the whole family, where you can come and refresh you soul and get the best of both a retreat and a vacation!
The attached announcement contains more details and contact information. Please feel free to share this with any orthodox families you feel might be interested.
Registration is now open, please see the registration documents below:
Of course, if you have questions you are always welcome to contact us at email@example.com. Also, here is the camp's Facebook page.
It's been a wonderful tradition among Orthodox parishes in Portland area to celebrate Presanctified Liturgies and other services during Lent. This year, these pan-Orthodox services are as follows:
Saturday, March 8: Great Vespers at Holy Trinity (Greek) at 6pm
Wednesday, March 12: Presanctified Liturgy at Holy Trinity (Greek) at 6:30pm
Tuesday, March 25: Vesperal Divine Liturgy at Annunciation (OCA) at 6:30pm, for their patronal feast day
Wednesday, April 9: Presanctified Liturgy at St. Mary's (OCA, Romanian) at 6:30pm
Agia Sophia Academy has limited openings for the Fall 2014! Visit our website for more information, to download an application, or to schedule a tour of Oregon's only Orthodox Christian School!
Please join us for a weekend of seminars aimed at helping both young and well seasoned couples strengthen their marriage, identify growth areas, and learn about the spiritual medicine the Orthodox Church offers to husbands and wives. We will also learn about unhealthy patterns couples often get stuck in, as well as acquire some tools to help couples stay in a strong communicative relationship.
St John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church 14485 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR 97006
7-8:30pm Marriage Retreat
2:30-5:45pm Marriage Retreat
6pm Great Vespers
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The Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. John the Honorable Forerunner in Goldendale, Washington, with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco, invites you to a Lenten Retreat with The V. Rev. Fr. Gregory Horton.
Fr. Gregory will be speaking on: “Let Us Lay Aside all Earthly Cares”
See the attached brochure for more details for registration instructions. The registration deadline is March 10th.
All kids grades 8 through 12 are invited to an awesome youth retreat near Portland, OR on March 14-16!
See the attached forms and contact Christine (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
You are invited to attend Basics of Orthodoxy, a series of classes hosted by St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church.
Please download the flyer for schedule and more information.
Agia Sophia Academy is seeking a new elementary teacher to join our teaching team in fall 2014. Our class sizes are small, the curriculum hands-on and integrated, and our staff dedicated and collaborative. The opportunity to teach to the whole child in an academically rich and nurturing Orthodox Christian environment is a unique and joy-filled experience!
Application deadline is February 28th, 2014.
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KLIROS sings Great Vespers with music of Viktor Kalinnikov on January 25, 2014 at 6pm.
Venerable Xenophon and his family
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church
2210 SW Dolph Court
Portland, Oregon 97219
Reception following. Free will offering accepted.
Kliros is a chorus of mixed voices dedicated to presenting major works of the Eastern Orthodox liturgical music in the setting of liturgical celebrations (FB link)
Join Agia Sophia Academy for an Open House on January 30th, 2014, between 5-7pm to learn more about their wonderful Montessori Preschool (ages 3-6) and their Montessori-Inspired K-5 Elementary Programs.
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