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Divine Services

Sunday Services
(Summer Schedule)

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

Weekdays
(when scheduled)

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


Great Vespers

Saturday at 5:30 PM

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Sunday Orthros & Divine Liturgy
Weekday Services
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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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Announcements

HYMNS FOR SUNDAY

Click here for Sunday's Hymns in PDF.   

2024 BELMONT GREEK FESTIVAL - August 31 and September 1

Summer's here and we're excited to kick off planning and preparation for our 52nd annual Belmont Greek Festival! Like last year, the Festival will be 2 days and 2 nights, the weekend immediately prior to Labor Day: Saturday, August 31 - Sunday, September 1. Parishioners: if you chaired an area last year, or are interested in chairing something this year, please reach out to me to confirm so we can begin our summer: philiplouridas@gmail.com or 415-407-9561.    

FESTIVAL ADS AND SPONSORSHIPS - ACT NOW!

We've begun to collect Sponsorships for our food areas and Program Book sales are open. Act now while Sponsorship opportunities are still available; lock in a place in our Program Book; and ask your favorite local businesses to place an ad as well. Please contact Chris Canellos at cecanellos@aol.com for more information. 
 
   

PHILOPTOCHOS NEWS - The Philoptochos Phlash for JUNE 2024

Click here to read the latest issue of The Philoptochos Phlash!

   

THE CARE CLOSET NEEDS YOUR HELP

Donate basic hygiene and daily care items to children of San Mateo Park Elementary School. Deposit items in collection box in our Fellowship Hall or go to: https://www.amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/WS5GGCPZ6YBR?ref_=wl_share and order on-line shipping directly to school. Philoptochos appreciates your support. Email here if you have questions: cphopkins322@gmail.com

   

A WEEKEND WITH SAINT JOHN CHRYSOSTOM - June 14-16, Felton

An Inspiring exploration of his life and writings. With Dr. David Ford, Professor of Church History at St. Tikhon’s Seminary & Dr. Mary Ford, Retired Associate Professor of New Testament at St. Tikhon's Seminary.
   o June 14 - Getting to know St. John and his life
   o June 15 - Wisdom of St. John on various topics
   o June 16 - Divine Liturgy. Book Signing. Informal Question and Answer with the Fords
Click here for the event flyer, complete schedule, and RSVP info.

   

CROSSROAD SUMMER INSTITUTE - June 18-28

All incoming high school juniors and seniors!!! Click here for program info or visit www.crossroadinstitute.org. Financial assistance is available!

   

FAITH SCHOLARSHIPS

FAITH: An Endowment for Orthodoxy and Hellenism announces a merit-based scholarship opportunity. FAITH awards scholarships to exemplary young people in the Hellenic-American Greek Orthodox community who achieve academic excellence and are actively involved in their church and community. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors enrolling in a 4-year accredited U.S. university this fall and a member of a Greek Orthodox parish. Application and eligibility details are available at thefaithendowment.org/scholarships. Application deadline is June 28, 2024.  For info: (212) 803-9363 or info@thefaithendowment.org.   

NATIONAL YOUNG ADULT LEAGUE CONFERENCE - July 3-7

This is a wonderful opportunity for young adults ages 18 – 35 to come together in Witness, Service, Fellowship and Worship during their Conference which will be held in San Diego. Details are available by clicking here.    

ORTHODOX YOUNG PROFESSIONALS CONFERENCE – July 25-28, Anaheim

Blessed by His Eminence Metropolitan SABA, the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America will be hosting its 10th year biennial Orthodox Young Professionals Conference on July 25-28 at the JW Marriott Resort in Anaheim, California. This conference is targeted towards young adults aged 21+ single or married. We are blessed to have Father Evan Armatas and Presbytera Stacy Armatas as our keynote speakers.  The weekend includes prayer, speaker sessions, social events and networking with other Orthodox Young Professionals from all over North America. The theme will be focused on "Love & Relationships - God's Greatest Gift." Interested young adults can register and learn more about the conference at www.oypc.org. Click here for the event flyer.

   

Upcoming Services

= = = = = Summer Schedule continues = = = = =
Saturday, June 15 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, June 16 – Sunday of the Fathers of the First Council – 8:30 AM, Orthros, 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, June 22 – Saturday of Souls – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, June 22 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
 
Sunday, June 23 – Holy Pentecost – 8:30 AM, Orthros, 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Monday, June 24 – Nativity of John the Baptist / Monday of the Holy Spirit – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, June 29 – Saints Peter and Paul – 8:30 AM, Orthros; 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy
Saturday, June 29 – Great Vespers, 5:30 PM
Sunday, June 30 – Synaxis of the Holy Apostles – 8:30 AM, Orthros, 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy

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