Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/ 60 Baptisms of Wiley Demetrius and Oliver Keller http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180424_1.html Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-22/DSC02294.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 22nd, we had the Baptisms of both Wiley Demetrius and Oliver, sons of Derek and Ashley Keller. We congratulate them as well as their sponsors, the entire family and their friends. May the Lord God grant them all health, strength, salvation, furtherance in every good thing and many blessed years!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180424_1.html Children's Egg Hunt http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180415_1.html Sun, 15 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-15/DSC00891.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Thomas Sunday, April 15th, an egg hunt was held for the children of the parish. As we know, the egg is widely used as a symbol of the start of new life, just as new life emerges from an egg when the chick hatches out. However, there were of course no chicks in these eggs, just chocolate and candy - much to the delight of the children and the dread of their parents!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180415_1.html Holy Pascha http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_3.html Sun, 08 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-08/Midnight/DSC_7289_1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=163&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 8th, the faithful gathered for the Midnight service, celebrating the Feast of Feast, Holy Pascha, which commemorates the Resurrection of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ. More than 100 people gathered for the celebration of the liturgical services which were followed by the blessing of foods and a festive meal in the hall and rectory. We greet you all with the joyous exclamation, "Christ is risen! Indeed He is risen!"</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_3.html Great and Holy Week http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_2.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-06/Matins/1/DSC_7066.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>From April 1 - April 7, the faithful gathered at Christ the Savior to celebrated the solemn liturgical services of Great and Holy Week, which commemorates the Lord's voluntary Passion, His Cross, Death and Burial.</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_2.html Holy Unction http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_1.html Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-04/_DSC0580.jpg&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Great and Holy Wednesday, April 4th, the faithful gathered for the Mystery of Holy Unction, the anointing with holy oil for the healing of soul and body. The Church&rsquo;s practice of Holy Unction dates back to Apostolic times, see James 5:14.</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180410_1.html Palm Sunday http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_4.html Sun, 01 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-01/_DSC0252.jpg&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Palm Sunday, April 1st, the faithful gathered to celebrate the Lord's Entrance into Jerusalem. A procession around the church was made while the faithful bore in their hands palms in honor of the festive occassion. Following the beautiful divine services, a traditional Bakaliaro fish meal was offered for all present. Glory be to God for all things!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_4.html Baptism of Eliseea Theodora http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_3.html Sat, 31 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/03-31/_DSC0111.jpg&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Lazarus Saturday, March 31st, we had the baptism of Eliseea Theodora, daughter of Roy &amp; Mirona Bendfeldt.&nbsp; May the Lord grant her and them all, Many Blessed Years!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_3.html Surprise 40th Birthday Party http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_2.html Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/03-25/b/IMG_20180325_222551_930.jpg&archive=0&final_h=300&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 25th, in the afternoon, following the festive services for Annunication, Mat. Emily organized a massive surprise party for Fr. John's 40th birthday. Family, friends, and parishioners gathered from near and far for this joyous event, which to Fr. John's embarrassment and Mat. Emily's credit was in fact a total surprise to him. Sincere appreciation and love is expressed to all who made this day so memorable and joyous!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_2.html Annunciation http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_1.html Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/03-25/a/_DSC0023_1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=145&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 25th, Protopresbyter Daniel Hubiak offered a short lesson for the children of the parish on the Proskomedia (the Preparation for the Liturgy) and presented each child in the church with a proshora (church bread), which he used to commemorate them during the Divine Liturgy. Following the service, the wives of Fr. Daniel and Dn. Steven Hall, Matushka Dunia and Nissa Nancy, respectively, where given flowers in honor of their recent birthdays and in thanks for everything they do for the community. Glory to God for a beautiful feast of the Annunciation and for gifting this parish which such dedicated clergy and their wives!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180402_1.html Baptism of Hazel Genevieve http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180211_1.html Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/02-11/_DSC0495.jpg&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, February 11th, we had the baptism of Hazel Genevieve, daughter of Daniel and Kathleen Moss. We congratulate them as well as, her sponsors, Rdr. George Kaloroumakis and Mat. Emily Parsells, gathered friends, and the entire family. May the Lord grant the newly-illuminted, handmaiden of God, Hazel Genevieve and them all heath, strength, salvation, furtherance in every good thing and many blessed years!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180211_1.html 2018 Annual Meeting http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180208_1.html Sun, 28 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/01-28/20180128_114715.jpg&archive=0&final_h=225&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, January 28th, the parishioners of Christ the Savior gathered together for their annual meeting. In addition to reviewing the minutes from last year's meeting, the parish body heard reports from the rector, senior warden, junior warden, treasurer, and auditors. We recounted and gave thanks for all the great blessings we received during the past year, including celebrating the mission's elevation to full parish status!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180208_1.html