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 worship, spiritual education, 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 Jesus Christ to our everyday life and ministry.

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

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THE NATIVITY ACCORDING TO THE FLESH OF

OUR LORD GOD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST

 

= SCHEDULE OF SERVICES =

 

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 24, 2014

 

EVE OF THE FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD GOD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST

 

VESPERS WITH LITURGY OF ST. BASIL THE GREAT – 9:00 AM

FESTAL VIGIL SERVICE – 4:00 PM

THURSDAY DECEMBER 25, 2014

 

THE FEAST OF THE NATIVITY OF OUR LORD GOD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST

 

THE HOURS – 9:30 AM

FESTAL DIVINE LITURGY OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM – 10:00 AM

FRIDAY DECEMBER 26, 2014 (2nd Day of the Feast of the Nativity)

 

SYNAXIS OF THE MOST-HOLY THEOTOKOS

 

FESTAL DIVINE LITURGY – 9:30 AM

 

CHURCH SCHOOL NATIVITY PROGRAM REHEARSAL  – 6:00 PM

MONTHLY PARISH FAMILY NIGHT – 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

 

 

SATURDAY DECEMBER 27, 2014(3rd Day of the Feast of the Nativity)

FEAST OF ST. STEPHEN THE PROTOMARTYR

FESTAL DIVINE LITURGY – 9:30 AM          GREAT VESPERS – 3:30 PM

 

 

SUNDAY DECEMBER 28, 2014

 

HOURS – 9:30 AM     DIVINE LITURGY– 10:00 AM

Church School Nativity Program and Nativity Luncheon

in Parish Fellowship Hall following Divine Liturgy

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 31, 2014

 

Great Vespers with Litiya – 4:00 PM

 

 

THURSDAY JANUARY 1, 2015

Feast of the Circumcision of Our Lord and St. Basil the Great/New Year’s Day

The Hours – 9:30 AM     Festal Divine Liturgy – 10:00 AM

                                           Followed by Moleben for New Year

 

THE GREAT FEAST OF THE THEOPHANY

 OF OUR LORD GOD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST

Sunday                  January 4            9:30 A.M.            The Hours

10:00 A.M.            Divine Liturgy

Coffee Hour Fellowship in the Parish Fellowship Hall following Divine Liturgy!

 

 

Monday                  January 5            9:00 A.M.            Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom followed by Great Vespers

 

4:00 P.M             Great Compline followed by Lesser Blessing of Water

 

Tuesday                               January 6             9:30 A.M.            The Hours

10:00 A.M.            Festive Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great

Followed by The Great Blessing of Waters and the blessing of the

Church, The Parish Fellowship Hall, and the Classroom

 

Saturday                January 10          3:30 P.M             Great Vespers

 

 

 

Sunday                  January 11          9:30 A.M.            General Confession

10:00 A.M.            Divine Liturgy followed by Installation of Parish Council

 

The Blessing of Water for Church School Children following The Divine Liturgy

Coffee Hour Fellowship in the Parish Fellowship Hall following Divine Liturgy!

Parish Council Meeting during Coffee Hour

 

Saturday                January 17          3:30 P.M             Great Vespers

 

Sunday                  January 18          9:30 A.M.            The Hours

10:00 A.M.            Divine Liturgy

 

Coffee Hour Fellowship in the Parish Fellowship Hall following Divine Liturgy!

 

The Great Blessing of Waters at Hoyt Lake – 1:00 PM