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Divine Services

Sunday Services
(Regular Schedule)

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

Weekdays
(when scheduled)

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


Great Vespers

Saturday at 5:30 PM

Live Webcast

Sunday Orthros & Divine Liturgy
Weekday Services
Saturday Great Vespers

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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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as well as our Studies
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Each morning Father Peter will light the candles for all those that have requested.

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Announcements

HYMNS FOR SUNDAY - Seventh Ecumenical Council, October 17

Click here for Sunday's Hymns in PDF.   

OCTOBER ISSUE OF "PHILOPTOCHOS NEWS PHLASH"

Click here for highlights from our most recent Board Meeting.  We want you to know what we are working on and where your donations and contributions to Philoptochos go.

   

IOCC's WORLD FOOD & WINE TOUR - Sunday, November 7

This year's IOCC dinner will take on a new look. Rather than our more traditional banquet style evening, we are hosting a Food and Wine Tour with foods and wines representing some of the regions where IOCC is working to fulfil its mission. Join us, 4-7 PM on Sunday, November 7, at Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church in Moraga. This format will make it easier for families with children as well more opportunity for friends to meet and mingle with long time IOCC colleagues. Click here for the flyer. Or click here for their website/tickets.   

PANHELLENIC SCHOLARSHIP

Now open and accepting applications. Eligible Greek American college students may be awarded part of $250,000 in scholarships based on academic merit and financial need. Apply by January 31, 2022.  Details: vpanos@panhellenicsf.org or 312-357-6432.
   

SAINT KOSMAS CONTESTS

Saint Kosmas Orthodox Christian Education Association promotes academic and creative arts contests that are open to all Orthodox Christian youth regardless of jurisdiction, type of schooling, or country of residence. We welcome you to participate! Multiple categories and disciplines (essays, oratorical, art, photography, etc.); multiple deadlines (incl. December 31, 2021). Learn more at https://saintkosmas.org/contests   

SAINT PHOTIOS ESSAY CONTEST

The Saint Photios National Shrine is proud to announce the theme for its annual essay contest, reflecting on the welcoming of immigrants to this nation: In an essay, please discuss why or why not the lines from of the poem, “The New Colossus,” by Emma Lazarus found at the Statue of Liberty in New York City are still relevant for our nation?  //  Participants must be ages 13 – 19, and essay submissions must not exceed 1,000 words. Deadline is December 16, 2021, and the essay selected as the winner will receive a $1,000 prize.  //  Details: https://sanfran.goarch.org/news/st-photios-national-shrine-2021-national-essay-contest-announced   

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Upcoming Services

ALL SERVICES are webcasted (at this link). Sunday Liturgy is open to all. Masks are required.

Saturday, October 16 - Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, October 17 – Sunday of the Seventh Ecumenical Council – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy
Monday, October 18 – Luke the Evangelist – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Tuesday, October 19 – Saint Gerasimos – 6 PM, Great Vespers
Wednesday, October 20 – Saint Gerasimos – 9:00 AM, Orthros; 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, October 23 - Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, October 24 – Sixth Sunday of Luke – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy
Tuesday, October 26 – Saint Demetrios – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Thursday, October 28 – Holy Protection of the Theotokos – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, October 30 - Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, October 31 – Fifth Sunday of Luke – 8:45 AM, Orthros, 10:00 AM, Divine Liturgy

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900 Alameda, Belmont, CA, 94002-1604
USA
Voice: (650) 591-4447
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