Just a reminder, don’t forget about the used coat and shoe drive sponsored by Ukrainian Orthodox Church! All items will be used to help those in need in Ukraine. Please donate by December 1, 2013. See here for more details.
Don’t forget to mark your calendars! Our monthly food ministry to the Welcome One Emergency Shelter is Wednesday, November 6th. Please email Pani Chris Czumak if you would like to help out in this endeavor … or just show up!
4EOC now has new signs adorning our temporary building. These signs can also be re-purposed and used when we arrive in our permanent location. Please continue to pray for our church as we continue our property search.
Mark your calendars! There are several upcoming council and parish meetings planned. On Wednesday, July 31st, at 8pm will be our monthly parish council meeting. The location is yet to be determined and will be announced as soon as possible.
On Sunday, August 25th, during coffee hour will be held a special parish meeting to elect a delegate and alternate for the upcoming UOC-USA Sobor.
Please see Fr. Gregory or contact the parish council for additional information. Thanks!
Please note that Fr. Gregory will be away during July 20-28. Reader’s Vespers and Typika will be held on Sat/Sun during this time. Check the church website calendar for exact times. Thanks!
Parish members and friends of 4EOC, mark your calendars! Our monthly food ministry to the Welcome One Emergency Shelter is next month on Tuesday, August 6th. See Pani Chris or Fr. Gregory for details about participating … or just show up!
Mark your calendar for Saturday, August 24th! We will be holding our annual parish trip to watch the Aberdeen Ironbirds play at Ripken Stadium. Fr. Gregory and Pani Chris will host a pre-game cookout (with swimming for the kids) beforehand at their home. See Pani Chris for details!
See here for the Encyclical of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine on the occasion of the 1025th Anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus’-Ukraine as well as details about the celebrations for this historic event to be held at the St. Andrew Memorial Church in South Bound Brook, NJ.
Please note that on May 18 and June 8, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA will remember the 1st anniversary of the repose of Metropolitan Constantine and the 20th anniversary of the repose of Patriarch/Metropolitan Mstyslav. More information, including memorial locations, may be found at the UOCofUSA website.
Please note that our parish, as with all UOCofUSA parishes, will also hold memorial services (Panakhyda) after the Divine Liturgy on May 19 and June 9.
This year three Orthodox churches in the Baltimore area will host pan-Orthodox Passion Vespers services on Sunday evenings during the Great Fast. Come to these very unique and beautiful services. All Baltimore area Orthodox parishes are invited. Don’t mis these special uplifting services.
- Sunday, 5:00pm, on April 7th at Holy Cross Antiochian Orthodox Church, 105 N. Camp Meade Rd., Linthicum, MD 21090
- Sunday, 6:00pm, on April 14th at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 1723 East Fairmount Avenue, Baltimore MD 2123. After the service we will conduct a light Lenten reception. We will need volunteers to bring in Lenten dishes to share at the potluck.
- Sunday, 4:00pm, on April 21st at St. Andrew Orthodox Church, 2028 E Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21231