Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/ 60 Vacation Church School: Day 1 http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180815_2.html Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/08-15/b/DSC06511.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>For the first time ever, Christ the Savior is offering a Vacation Church School for the youth of the parish. Day one got off to a great start, with two dozen children present and numerous volunteers coming together to lead the activities during the day camp. Glory to God for all His many blessings!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180815_2.html Holy Dormition http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180815_1.html Wed, 15 Aug 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/2018/08-15/a/DSC05968.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, August 15th, the faithful gathered to celebrate the Dormition of the Virgin Mary, which is the annual festal commemoration the death, burial, resurrection and ascension of the Virgin Mary, the Birthgiver of God. We were pleased to welcome a number of visitors including Protodeacon Gregory Moser, who coserved with Fr. John.</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180815_1.html Transfiguration of the Lord http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180806_1.html Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/08-06/DSC05689.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Monday, August 6th, faithful parishioners and guests gathered to celebrate the Great Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord. Concelebrating with Fr. John was Dn. George Sharonoff from Holy Protection Church in Lewisburg, PA. Following the Divine Liturgy was the customary blessing of grapes and other various fruit. Glory to God for a beautiful feastday!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180806_1.html Baptism of the Hill Family http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180801_1.html Sun, 29 Jul 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/2018/07-29/DSC05657_1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=158&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, July 29th, we had the Baptisms of the Hill Family: David, Miroslava (Irene), Damira (Daria) and Marten. We congratulate them as well as their sponsors, David and Patricia McAlpin, 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_180801_1.html Blessing of Chariots http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180716_1.html Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/07-15/DSC04077.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, July 15th, at the end of the Divine Liturgy, we had the annual Blessing of Chariots.&nbsp; It is a custom of Orthodox Christians to have their cars blessed both when newly acquired and on or near the feast of the Prophet Elias (July 20th), as he ascended as if into heaven on a fiery chariot.&nbsp; We thank God for a truly blessed day!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180716_1.html Prayer for Graduates / Father's Day http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180617_1.html Sun, 17 Jun 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/2018/06-17/DSC03713.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 17th, prayers were offered at the completion of the academic year, thanking the Lord for the blessing of His wisdom and knowledge, and asking Him to preserve the students in that which they have learned which is according to His divine law.&nbsp;It was also the civil holiday of Father's Day, and we were pleased to celebrate with the parish's founding priest, Protopresbyter Daniel Hubiak, and Fr. John's seminary professor, Archpriest Daniel Kovalak, who was visiting from Williamsport, PA.&nbsp;We ask our Heavenly Father's blessing up them and all the fathers, god-fathers, spiritual fathers, and everyone else who celebrates on this Father's Day. Many blessed years to all!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180617_1.html New Catechumens: The Hill Family http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180521_1.html Sat, 19 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://orthodoxdelmarva.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-19/20180519_184152.jpg&archive=0&final_h=225&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, May 19th, David and Miroslava Hill, together with their children, Damira and Marten, were enrolled into the catechumenate following the Great Vespers. We humbly ask the Lord's continued blessing upon them during their catechumenate as they prepare themselves for sacramental reception into the Orthodox Church!</p></div> Christ the Savior Orthodox Church http://orthodoxdelmarva.org/news_180521_1.html