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St. George the Great Martyr & Trophy Bearer Romanian Orthodox Church

We are a parish of The Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America, Orthodox Church in America, a part of the worldwide communion of Orthodox Churches, which profess the Apostolic Faith as articulated by the Ecumenical Councils of the One, undivided Church.  In addition, we fully participate in the Council of Orthodox Churches in Stark County.  Founded by Romanian immigrants, St. George strives to serve those of Romanian ancestry and families newly arrived from Romania along with converts and believers newly baptized in the Orthodox Faith.  The "language of the land" (English) is used primarily with limited use of the Romanian language in worship.

 SUNDAY MORNINGS:  Matins 8:30am / Holy Liturgy 10am
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • We will host another Family Fun Night on Saturday, April 26, 7-11pm.  Everyone is invited to join us for an evening of music, dancing, food, fun and fellowship.  Music provided by DJ Vlad.  Entrance is just $3 per person or $5 per couple, under 18 years old FREE.  (In celebration of the Feast of St. George, anyone bearing the name George will be FREE too!)  Bring your own food and refreshments, as well as any games or activities that you would like to share with your friends.  We look forward to welcoming you!
     
  • Line Dancing is taking place at our hall every Wednesday evening at 7-10pm.  Everyone is invited to participate.  Admission is only $5 per person.  Contact the parish office for more information.
     
  • The Parish Choir is holding practices on Wednesday evenings beginning at 6pm.  Choir members are asked to attend, and new voices are always welcome!  Remember, those who sing pray twice!
     
  • Bulletin Sponsors and Coffee Hour Sponsors are needed.  If you interested in donating either of these, please contact the parish office for details.
     
  • Church School classes are held immediately following Holy Communion at the Sunday Holy Liturgy.  All children preschool through Grade 8 are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Parents, this responsibility is one we are charged with and should so the very best we can to see that our children are in church, participating in the Eucharist and teaching offered.
     
  • Please take advantage of the services offered to expand your spiritual prayer life and to participate in the Sacrament of Confession.  Throughout Great Lent, Confessions will be heard 1/2 hour prior to all Wednesday services, and on Sunday mornings no later than 9:15am.  Those who are unable to participate in Confession at the offered times, please contact Fr. George to make an appointment.
     
  • You will see a special collection box in the foyer of our church for Old Cell Phones & Used Printer Cartridges.  With your offering of these items, we are able to receive money which is used to help stock our food pantry.  And don't forget to bring your Paper & Cardboard to the paper recycling bin.  Please contribute to this cause when you are able!
     
  • Please remember that due to privacy regulations (HIPPA), area hospitals do not phone churches anymore when a patient is admitted.  Please be sure family notifies the parish office if you wish Fr. George to visit.
     
  • Have you renewed your parish membership yet?  You can do so at any time in the parish office.  We are also happy to welcome and invite Orthodox Christians looking for a spiritual home as new members.  Please see Fr. George if you would like to join our parish family.
     
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CALENDAR

April 16 - Holy Wednesday
Holy Unction/Anointing
    Service (6pm)

April 17 - Holy Thursday
Holy Liturgy (9:30am)
Reading of the 12 Passion
    Gospels (6pm)

April 18 - Holy Friday
Decorating of the Tomb
    (10am)
Vespers (3pm)
Lamentations Service with
    Procession (6pm)

April 19 - Holy Saturday
Matins of Pascha with
    Procession (10:30pm)
Feast of the Resurrection of
    the Lord (Holy Liturgy
    begins at 12 midnight)
Blessing of Baskets &
    Festive Reception
    (immediately following)

April 20 - Holy Pascha
Agape Vespers with Reading
    of Gospel in many
    languages (11am)
Egg Hunt for Children
    (immediately following)

April 23
Feast of St. George
    (Holy Liturgy: 9am)

April 26
Family Fun Night

May 4
Parish Brunch
Parish Council Meeting

May 25
Moms' Group

 

 
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