Dormition of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Church in Oakmont, PA
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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Wisdom of the Church Fathers and the Monastic Life

Evagrios The SolitaryEvagrios The Solitary Pray gently and calmly, sing with understanding and rhythm; then you will soar like a young eagle high in the heavens.

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     2015 Holy Week Schedule of Services

St. Photios Awards Banquet, Saturday, April 18th. Please contact Jim Arthur at 412.828.2988 or stop by the office to purchase tickets. Deadline is April 3, 2015.

Available at our Bookstore, the 15th printing of "Popular Greek Recipes" Cookbook from the Ladies Philoptochos Society of Charleston, SC, Newly Revised Hardback Cover - Price $18.95.

Orthodox Tidbits — St. Dorotheos On Lenten Fast

St. Dorotheos of Gaza

In the Law, God laid down that the sons of Israel should each year give tithes of all they possessed, and if they did so they were blessed in all their works. The holy Apostles, knowing this to be for the help and advancement of our souls, resolved to fulfil it in a better and higher way, namely, for us to deliver up a tithe of the very days of our lives as if to consecrate them to God, so that we may be blessed in all our works, and each year to be unburdened of the whole year’s sins.

Continued: St. Dorotheos of Gaza: On the Holy Lenten Fast
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