Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/ 60 Baptism of Walter Sterling Basil http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170520_1.html Wed, 10 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/05-10/_DSC0119.JPG&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, May 10th, on the Feast of Mid-Pentecost, we had the baptism of Walter Sterling Basil, son of Larry and Tara Casserly. We congratulate them as well as, Fr. Joel and Matushka Tessi Wilson, the sponsors, the entire family and all their friends. May the Lord God grant Walter Sterling Basil and them all heath, strength, salvation, furtherance in every good thing and many bless years!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170520_1.html Children's Egg Hunt http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170501_1.html Sun, 30 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/04-30/_DSC0557.JPG&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT">On the <span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT">Sunday</span> of the Myrrh-bearing Women, April 30th, 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!</span></p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170501_1.html Holy Pascha http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170422_3.html Sun, 16 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/04-16/b/_DSC0129s.jpg&archive=0&final_h=161&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 16th, 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. Over 125 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_170422_3.html Great and Holy Week http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170422_2.html Sat, 15 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/04-14/b/_DSC0757.JPG&archive=0&final_h=149&final_w=225&percent=100"><p>From April 9 - April 15, 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_170422_2.html Holy Unction http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170422_1.html Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/04-12/_DSC0134.JPG&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Great and Holy Wednesday, April 12th, 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_170422_1.html Palm Sunday http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170410_1.html Sun, 09 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/04-09/b/_DSC1023.JPG&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Palm Sunday, April 9th, the faithful gathered to celebrate the Lord's Entrance into Jerusalem. The church was packed for this highly festive day. During the Divine Liturgy, Joseph Dunbar was received into the Orthodox Church through Holy Chrismation. 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_170410_1.html Miraculous Kardiotissa Icon http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170317_1.html Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/03-10/weeping_icon_4.jpg&archive=0&final_h=300&final_w=225&percent=100"><p>On Friday March 10th, Dn. Steven Hall led a group of pilgrims from Christ the Savior to Four Evangelists in Bel Air, MD, where the miraculous Kardiotissa &ldquo;Tender Heart&rdquo; myrrh-flowing icon of the Virgin Mary from St. George Orthodox Church in Taylor, PA, was brought for veneration. A moleben (prayer service of supplication) to the Mother-of-God was served before the icon, followed by anointings.</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170317_1.html Sunday of Orthodoxy http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170308_1.html Sun, 05 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/03-05/b/_DSC0664s.jpg&archive=0&final_h=128&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 5th, the local Orthodox parishes in Delmarva gathered at Christ the Savior in Berlin, MD for this year's solemn celebration of the Triumph of Orthodoxy. Serving with Fr. John were Archimandrite Vasilios from St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Ocean City, MD and Protopresybter Daniel Hubiak, the founding priest of the mission. Many faithful gathered for the Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers which was followed by a lenten meal in the parish hall. Glory to God for such a beautiful day and for preserving His Church by Holy Orthodoxy!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170308_1.html Installation of Parish Council http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170307_2.html Sun, 05 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/03-05/a/_DSC0561.JPG&archive=0&final_h=199&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 5th, with the blessing of our diocesan hierarch, Metropolitan Tikhon, the 2017 Parish Council members were installed into office. During the first meeting of the 2017 Council, Nicholas Borodulia was elected Junior Warden and Gabriela Vlahovici-Jones was elected Secretary. May the Lord bless them all!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_170307_2.html St. Michael's Party & Parish Thanksgiving http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_161106_2.html Sun, 06 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2016/11-06/b/20161106_111354.jpg&archive=0&final_h=169&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, November 6th, the children participated in our annual St. Michael's party, by dressing as saints and angels. Other activities including a pinata, a photo booth, donut tree, and various crafts. The St. Michael's Party also coincided with the parish Thanskgiving meal with the traditional foods and fixings. Many thanks to all who made this year's St. Michael's party and Thanksgiiving meal such a great success!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_161106_2.html