What's New This Week


TIME  WORSHIP All Sunday Services begin  8:30AM Orthros / 9:30 AM Divine Liturgy

Κάθε Κυριακή  8:30 π.μ. Όρθρος / 9:30 π.μ.  Θεία Λειτουργία


August 1st Dormition Fast Begins

Paraklesis to the Theotokos  7:00 p.m.


Sunday, August 5, 2018 10th Sunday of  Matthew


Monday, August 6th Holy Transfiguration of our Lord and  Savior Jesus Christ

Orthros 8:30 Divine Liturgy 9:30 a.m. The blessing of grapes, as well as other fruits

 Parakelsis to the Theotokos 7pm

1 Αυγούστου  

Νηστεία της Παναγίας:

Από την 1η Αυγούστου μέχρι και την 14η Αυγούστου νηστεύουμε προς  τιμήν της εορτής της  Κοιμήσεως  της Θεοτόκου.

 Παράκληση στην  Παναγία 7μμ


Δευτέρα 6 Αυγούστου

 Όρθρος 8:30 π.μ. Θεία Λειτουργία 9:30πμ

 Η  Μεταμόρφωσης του Θεού και σωτήριος ημών Ιησού Χριστού (προσφέρουν φρούτα)

Παράκληση στην Παναγία 7μμ



St. Herman’s

 St. Herman's is looking for help.  Here are some things they need assistance with

this summer: Food Donations, Clothing Donations, Help serving meals, Painting projects

Contact Mike Manak if they would like to help. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to help according to their ability.


Events Elsewhere:

 ST PAUL GRECIAN FESTIVAL  July 19-22 at 4548 Wallings Rd., North Royalton. Thu.: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri & Sat: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. www.stpaulgoc.org

 ST. PANTELEIMON FEAST DAY Thu., July 26, at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 2101 Quail St., Lakewood. Great Vespers with Artoklasia at 6:30 p.m.  Light refreshments to follow.

 BOWLING FOR BABAS Fri., Aug. 10  from 6:00-8:30 p.m. at Yorktown Lanes, 6218 Pearl Rd., Parma Heights, join the St. Panteleimon Orthodox Christian Outreach’s 8th annual bowling event supporting the outreach ministry to nursing home residents who can no longer attend services at their parish. (‘Baba’ means grandmother in many Slavic languages.) This year, the costs of bowling, pizza and pop (while supplies last) are our gift to you. Bowling shoes are available to rent. Our goal is to raise $2,500 at the event, which will fund several months of our ministry. We suggest a $15/person donation to achieve this goal. Your generosity is greatly appreciated. RSVP at http://bowling4babas.eventbrite.com or call Gerald at                       440-941-4850.

ROMANIAN FESTIVAL Aug. 17-19, at St. Mary Romanian Orthodox Church, 3256 Warren Rd., Cleveland. Fri: 4:30-11 p.m.; Sat: 1-11 p.m.; Sun: 12-10 p.m. www.smroc.org

 HALUPKI FESTIVAL  Sun., Aug. 19, 11:30 am-6 pm at Holy Assumption Orthodox Church, 114 E. Main St., SR 163, Marblehead, Ohio. Free admission and free shuttle service from nearby parking.  Carpatho-Russian food, live polka music, craft  vendors, and bouncy house. For general info:  www.holyassumptionmarblehead.orgor call   419-798-4591.

 Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Festival  Aug. 23-26 at Sts. Constantine & Helen Cathedral, 3352 Mayfield Rd., Cleveland Heights.

 LABOR DAY CRETAN FESTIVAL Aug. 31-Sept. 3, at the Cretan Club on W. 168th St. & Lorain (just east of Kamm’s Corners.)

CHILI   COOK- OFF  Sat., Sept. 8, 2-5 p.m. to  benefit St. Herman’s Spruce Island Farm, 9625  Creaser Rd., North Bloomfield (in southern Ohio.) Join the Friends of  St. Herman’s to see the future site of the retreat for those who have suffered from drug /alcohol dependence. Taste & vote; prizes for best chili. Hay rides, games & bee hive tours. RSVP to Maria Cashy (mmisthos@mindspring.com) or 440-338-3510 by Sept. 1.

MONASTERY BENEFIT Sat., Sept. 22, The Sisterhood of the Nativity of the Theotokos Greek Orthodox Monastery invite you to the 5th annual dinner banquet in memory of Gerontissa Taxiarchia. Banquet at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Pittsburgh. Vespers at 3:30 p.m. Dinner at 6 p.m. Salmon or chicken entrees: $100/ticket. RSVP: 2018MonasteryBanquet.Eventbrite.com 

 THE CLEVELAND ST. LUKE Sun., Sept. 30 at 2 p.m. is the annual Collis Lecture at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Speaker Dr. Antony Eastmond of London’s Courtauld Institute of Art will discuss “The Byzantine Artist: Creator, Bureaucrat or Copyist.” Free admission; reservations required by calling 216-421-7350.