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'Just as a lamp lights up a dark room, so the fear of God when it penetrates the heart of a man illuminates him, teaching him all the virtues and commandments of God.'

Abba James




 

 

Thank you for visiting the St. Andrew Orthodox Church website. We hope you find our site informative and edifying. We also invite you to join us for one of our liturgical services – services that have been part of the worshipping tradition of apostolic Christianity since the era of the “early Christian Church."

Our parish is part of the ancient Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch where St. Luke in the Book of Acts tells us the believers were mockingly called “Christians” for the first time (Acts 11:26). We are part of the global Eastern Orthodox Church community which includes national churches in traditionally Orthodox countries like Russia, Greece, Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria, Cyprus, and the Middle East, but also in Japan, China, India, the Philippines, throughout Europe including Germany, France, Poland, Finland, across the British Isles, throughout the African continent including Ghana, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, and across North, Central and South America.  There are over 250 million Eastern Orthodox Christians in the world today and over 1 million in the United States. 

Our parish is more than just a place where people come to worship the living God (although it is first and foremost that!). St. Andrew is a vibrant faith community of people of all ages and backgrounds who are working out their faith together and raising their families in accordance with the commandments of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and the sacred norms for spiritual life of the ancient Holy Eastern Orthodox Church.

Many of our congregants journeyed to the Orthodox Church from other Christian faith traditions and denominations and some non-Christian religious and spiritual traditions. Whether you are “on a journey” or just wanting to visit a local Orthodox parish you will be welcome at St. Andrew. We are always honored to have visitors join us for prayer and worship.

(Click picture of temple to view aerial flight)

SERVICE SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018

5:00 p.m. Vesper for the Holy Martyrs Florus and Laurus

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18, 2018

7:30 a.m. Orthros

8:00 a.m. Liturgy for the Holy Martyrs Florus and Laurus

5:30 p.m. Great Vespers

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018

After-feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos

9:00 a.m. Orthros

10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy

 

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2018

5:00 p.m. Vespers for the Holy Martyr Agathonicus

Holy Martyr Lupus (transferred from August 23)

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018

6:00 p.m. Great Vespers for the Leave-Taking of Dormition of the Theotokos

7:00 p.m. Family Night and Father Thomas Presentation

on Mission to Guatemala

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 2018

5:00 p.m. Vespers for the Holy Hieromartyr Cosmas Aitolos

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018

5:00 p.m. Vespers for Vespers for the Return of the Relics

of the Holy Apostle Bartholomew

Holy Apostle Titus

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018

7:30 a.m. Orthros

8:00 a.m. Liturgy for the Return of the Relics

of the Holy Apostle Bartholomew

 Holy Apostle Titus

5:30 p.m. Great Vespers

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26, 2018

Holy Martyrs Adrian and Natalie of Nicomedia

9:00 a.m. Orthros

10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy

Agape Meal following Liturgy in the Fellowship Hall 

Modest attire required - no shorts, no bare shoulders

Church Temple Tours available by Appointment

 

 

 


 
   


Saint Andrew Orthodox Church
4700 Canyon Crest
Riverside, CA 92507

Phone:
951-369-0309

Email:
info@saintandrew.net
webmaster@saintandrew.net




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