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Divine Services

Sunday Services
(Regular Schedule)

Orthros: 8:45 AM
Divine Liturgy: 10:00 AM

(when scheduled)

Orthros: 8:30 AM
Divine Liturgy: 9:30 AM

Great Vespers

Saturday at 5:30 PM

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Recorded Sermons

List of recorded sermons
from liturgy and other
church holidays

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Sunday Bulletin

This upcoming week's services,
special announcements,
and other daily church events

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Join Our Bible Study

Join us on our weekly Bible Study
as well as our Studies
in the Faith classes

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Join the Ladies Philoptochos Society at one of their
wonderful philanthropic events and witness first hand
how they make a difference in the lives of so many people.

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You are invited to light a candle for yourself or for your
loved ones. Each morning Father Peter will light the
candles for all those that have requested.

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The United Hellenic American Societies (UHAS) welcomes you to celebrate Greek Independence Day on Sun. March 26 from Noon – 5 PM at Union Square in San Francisco.  There will be a “LIVE” Greek Music Concert by George Mylordos & Kymata Band, Greek flag raising ceremony, dance groups, 1821 songs, poems, and stories.  Convenient public parking available under Union Square.  Join us to honor of those who sacrificed to preserve our Greek culture, heritage, ideals, and traditions and fought for our freedom. ZITO HELLAS!  ΖΗΤΩ H ΕΛΛΑΣ!  Click here for the flyer or for more info visit


PARISH ORATORICAL FESTIVAL - Saturday, April 1, 10:30 AM

The Saint John Chrysostom Parish Oratorical Festival will be held on Saturday, April 1 at 10:30 AM in Church. Everyone is welcome to attend! This Archdiocese-wide, faith-based speech festival provides our young people with an opportunity to write and deliver an oral presentation about a topic in Orthodoxy. The Festival is open to grades 3-12. Public speaking is important throughout life and the festival offers a way for our youth to learn this important skill while exploring their faith. Please encourage the young people in your life to participate and contact Allison Virsik ( for details and to register your child.



Please click here for the latest Philoptochos news - straight from our most recent Board meeting.   

KOTLIC FESTIVAL - Saturday, May 20

Save the date and make sure to join us on Saturday, May 20 from 3 PM for a day full of fun entertainment and delicious food at the annual Kotlic Fest, held by Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church and Bay Area Serbs in Moraga. This goulash-cooking festival and competition offers attendees a chance to taste different varieties of goulash (stew of meat and vegetables seasoned with paprika and other spices), hear several artists from both Serbia and the U.S., see numerous educational exhibitions and dance performances, participate in several fun activities, and enjoy many other attractions included in our rich cultural and entertainment program. Hope to see you on May 20th! Please click here for the flyer.


Upcoming Services

Friday, March 17 – Salutations to the Theotokos, 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 18 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, March 19 – Sunday of the Veneration of the Holy Cross – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy
Monday, March 20 – Great Compline, 7:00 PM
Wednesday, March 22 – Ninth Hour / Presanctified Liturgy, 5:30 PM
Friday, March 24 – Annunciation Vespers and Salutations to the Theotokos, 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 25 – Annunciation of the Theotokos – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, March 25 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, March 26 – Sunday of Saint John Climacus – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy
Monday, March 27 – Great Compline, 7:00 PM
Wednesday, March 29 – Ninth Hour / Presanctified Liturgy, 5:30 PM
Friday, March 31 – Akathist Hymn, 7:00 PM
Saturday, April 1 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM

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900 Alameda, Belmont, CA, 94002-1604
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