Welcome To St. George Orthodox Church!

 

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:
GLORY TO JESUS CHRIST!  GLORY FOREVER!
It is with great joy that I greet you on behalf of the entire parish community of St. George Orthodox Catholic Church. We are located within the beautiful section of Delaware Park. St. George Orthodox Catholic Church is a a Pan-Orthodox, English language parish serving Western New York. We are a parish of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey of The Orthodox Church in America. We welcome people of all backgrounds and ethnicities to worship with us and learn more about the ancient and unchanging path of Orthodox Christianity. We offer a foundation for a grace-filled life in Christ through beautiful worshp, spiritual education for everyone, programs for youth, and Christian Fellowship.Our faith combines traditional values, beliefs, and teachings of The Orthodox Faith. By sharing Our Lord’s Message with everyone, we enable others to receive The Light of Christ into their lives. We welcome you into our midst where our lives are guided by God’ love and teachings.We are a growing community dedicated to the Building up of the Body of Christ by fulfilling and proclaiming the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ. As you journey to Western New York and the Buffalo Area, I extend an invitation to you to come and join us in prayer and fellowship. May GOD continue to bless you and guide you as we all work together in Building up the Body of Christ by proclaiming and fulfilling the Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ!
With Love in Christ,
Rev. Jason Vansuch, Parish Priest

 

MISSION STATEMENT OF ST. GEORGE ORTHODOX CATHOLIC CHURCH

Our mission is to  live, proclaim, and bring the Gospel of Our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ to our everyday life and ministry.

COME PRAY WITH US!                     St. George Orthodox Church                   COME GROW WITH US!

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ST. GEORGE ORTHODOX CHURCH UPCOMING EVENTS

NOVEMBER 2016{Nativity Fast Begins: Nov. 15-Dec. 24}

  6 –Youth Sunday   

     Church School Q&A with Fr. Jay (What is the Nativity Fast)

Church School Outing 

Daylight Savings Time Ends!

    7 – Eve of the Feast of Archangel Michael and the Bodiless Powers of Heaven

Great Vespers at 4:00 PM

 

    8 – The Feast of Archangel Michael and the Bodiless Powers of Heaven

                Divine Liturgy at 9:30 AM

  13 – Stewardship Sunday (Special Luncheon and Presentation)

  14 – Monthly Community Healing Prayer Service– 6:30 PM

  20 – Parish Council Meeting (12:30 pm)

Eve of the Great Feast of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple

Great Vespers with Litiya at 2:00 PM

  21 – The Great Feast of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple

                 Festal Divine Liturgy at 9:30 AM

Annual Thanksgiving Prayer Service (6:30 PM)

 

DECEMBER 2016{Nativity Fast: Nov. 15-Dec. 24} 

    2    Parish Family Night (Rehearse for St. Nicholas Program)          

    4  – ANNUAL CHURCH SCHOOL ST. NICHOLAS PROGRAM

    5 – Eve of the Feast of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker

Great Vespers with Litiya at 4:00 PM

    6 – The Feast of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker               

                 Divine Liturgy at 9:30 AM

 11 – Youth Sunday   

     Church School Q&A with Fr. Jay (Nativity of Our Lord/St. Nicholas/Confession)

     My Best Celebration

 12 –  Monthly Community Healing Prayer Service– 6:30 PM

 13 – Feast of St. Herman of Alaska

Akathist to St. Herman at 9:30 AM

17 –    Holiday Bake Sale (9:00 am to 12:00 pm)

18 – Parish Council Meeting (12:30 pm)

25 – THE GREAT FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD

For more information about the above services and events and upcoming services and events in the life of our parish, please contact Fr. Jason at 875-4222 or jvansuch@hotmail.com  or visit our website: stgeorgebuffalo.com

 

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ST. GEORGE ORTHODOX CHURCH CHRISTMAS BAKE SALE

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2016

9:00 am to 12:00 pm

BAKED GOODS ~~COOKIE TRAYS~~ CHURCH TOURS ~~ POINSETTIA SALE

We are located at 2 Nottingham Terrace

(Corner of Nottingham Terrace and Amherst Street)

For more information, please contact the Church Office: (716) 875-4222

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THE FAMILY HELP CENTER

The Family Help Center is a local non-profit organization that helps build stronger families by caring for the needs of the children, as well as providing support to the entire family. Since 1973, the Family Help Center has been providing services to families, especially focusing on providing the children the support that they need. Family Help Center is the only 24-hour, 365-day-a-year family crisis intervention and support service in Erie County. It is a multi-service agency, providing in-home support services to all of Erie County, as well as New York State licensed daycare facility services.

In continuing with our parish outreach ministry, the Church School will be having an on-going collection throughout the year for the Family Help Center of the following items that they are in most need of:

Diapers (sizes 1-5) Hair Ties
Wipes Body Soap
Underwear – all sizes Lotions
Undershirts – all sizes Toothpaste
Socks (sizes 2-10) Toothbrushes
Shampoo Deodorant
Hairbrushes Nail Clippers
Hair Combs

Please bring these items to church and place them in the collection box near the Giving Christmas Tree. Once a month, Fr. Jason will take these items down to the Family Help Center. Thank you for your continued love, generosity and prayerful support. May God continue to richly bless and guide you.