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Orthodoxy touches many lands, in which many languages are spoken.
Whatever your background, we are glad of your interest and bid you peace in our Lord Jesus Christ.
We invite you to work and pray with us in giving glory to God the Holy Trinity: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. All are welcome!

* SERVICE HOURS: Orthros - 8:45 am  * Divine Liturgy - 10:00 am *



   

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Please contact Fr. George to schedule: 
Sacraments, Confessions, 40-Day Blessings, Hospital Visits,
and all Pastoral Needs/Concerns. 
703-314-6421 or frgeorgeandrew@gmail.com

The Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church is under the dominion of His Eminence Evangelos, Metropolitan of New Jersey, www.nj.goarch.org

For more information about the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, please visit www.goarch.org

 

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 Date    Description Time 
Service   
 October 18th
Wednesday
 St. Luke the Apostle 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 November 1st
Wednesday
 Sts. Kosmas & Damianos 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 November 8th
Wednesday
 Archangels Gabriel & Michael
 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 November 9th
Thursday
 St. Nektarios of Aegina 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 November 13th
Monday
 St. John Chrysostom 8:15 AM
9:30 AM
 Orthros
Divine Liturgy
 November 15th
Wednesday
 Christmas Lent Begins    

Note on Partaking of Holy Communion at evening Liturgy: Please keep in mind and practice the rule of abstaining from any drink or food from noon until Communion is offered when participating in Holy Communion at evening Liturgy. Those who are ill or on medications are not required to observe this rule strictly. However, even they should abstain at least an hour or two before the beginning of Liturgy.


GOYA Bable Bottle Fundraiser   
GOYA will be handing out baby bottles on Oct. 1 to collect change for our Building Fund. Take a bottle or 2 home, fill with your change, bills, or checks, and return on Oct. 29. Help our young church grow!

Philoptochos Pita Sale  
Put a Taste of Greece on your Thanksgiving Table - offering bake at home Spanikopita and Tiropita for pickup Nov 18-19. Orders accepted until Sunday Nov 5th. Get yours Today!

Thanksgiving Bags for Loudoun Relief
Philoptochos will be collecting Thanksgiving Bags for Loudoun Hunger Relief. All items must be placed in a reusable grocery bag and include the following (1 of each unless otherwise noted): $10 grocery card, stuffing mix, 2 cans vegetables, boxed potatoes, gravy (mix or jar) cornbread or biscuit mix, cranberry sauce, dessert mix. We will be collecting all bags on Sunday November 5th and 12th. Thank you!

Orthodox Book Club    
Currently reading: My Elder Joseph the Hesychast by Elder Ephraim. Our Orthodox Book Club meetings resumed in September. Be on the lookout for our next meeting date in the church bulletin. Please let Sofia Kouiroukidis know by contacting her at kkouirouk@gmail.com if you are interested to join our spiritual discussions and so that you can be notified of any changes.
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Thank you to all who joined PAREA's wonderful October gathering!  Due to the November elections, our PAREA will gather onThursday, November 9th, around 11:30am, or after we celebrate the Liturgy for Agios Nektarios.  We will be meeting at Cafesano (21305 Windmill Parc Dr, #100, Dulles, VA 20166 - tel: 571-732-2330).  Please call Marina (703-349-1842) and let her know if you will be attending.  Thank you!    

Greek School Classes Start Oct 11 & 12th
Greek School Registration has started. Classes will be offered one of two dates, depending on level and age on Wednesday and Thursday starting October 11th at 5:00 pm. Adult classes are offered as well.

Philoptochos
Philoptochos Happy Hour, Oct. 25 - 6:30pm, Join us at Burton's Grill in Sterling.
We wish to encourage all Church members to participate in a very active arm of the Parish, our beloved Ladies of Philoptochos ministry. Although only the ladies can be active voting members, we welcome our brothers in the Lord to be associate members as well. Our nominal fee helps with various philanthropic outreach programs throughout our community, nationally as well as internationally. 

The Light - To Fos
New issue of our newsletter, September/October 2017 now available online.

Stewardship

The Stewardship Committee is always looking for a few good men and women! There are a wide range of opportunities from welcoming new parishioners to helping with mailings. Stewardship is the foundation of our Parish and that which sustains us. If you are interested in getting involved and making a difference in our Parish please see Ron Balidinger, the Stewardship chair ron.baldinger@gmail.com


We can use some help in making Prosforo for our services. Please contact Father George at frgeorgeandrew@gmail.com if you can help.


 

 


Please contact our Parish Priest, Fr. George, to schedule any of the following:
Baptisms, Weddings, Confessions, 40-Day Blessings, Memorial Services, Hospital Visits, as well as for all other Pastoral Needs/Concerns.
Fr. George can be reached at: 703-314-6421 or frgeorgeandrew@gmail.com. Thank you.