Cross Dive + Pool Opening

On Sunday, June 6, 2021, we had our annual Cross Dive, which opened the swimming season at Christ the Savior. The faithful prayerfully asked the Lord God Almighty to bless the parish pool and the fellowship it provides, throwing in the life-giving Cross of Christ to sanctify the water. The precious Cross is then retrieved by the children of the parish, remembering the words of the Lord, "Anyone who does not take up his cross and follow Me is not worthy of Me." Crosses were retrieved by Anastasia Bakie and Isabella Milite.

The following prayer was offered for the annual blessing of the pool: O Lord, how marvelous are Thy works. In wisdom hast Thou made them all. Send down Thy heavenly blessing upon this pool. Protect all who swim in it. Keep them safe as they enjoy the recreation and fellowship which it provides. For Thou art the Provider of every good gift, Who dost fill our hearts with joy and gladness, always, now and ever, and unto the ages of ages. Amen.

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Christ the Savior Orthodox Church
10315 Carey Road
Berlin, MD 21811
302-537-6055


  • Sat
    19Jun

    5:15pm Memorial
    6:00pm Vespers
  • Sun
    20Jun

    PENTECOST
    9:00am Div. Liturgy; Vespers w/ Kneeling Prayers
  • Mon
    21Jun

    DAY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
    9:00am Div. Liturgy

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Funeral Held for Deacon Stephen Hall - 06/17/21

On Tuesday, June 15 a Memorial was offered for the newly-departed Deacon Stephen Hall at Christ the Savior in Berlin, Maryland. On Thursday, June 17, a Funeral Liturgy was celebrated at Christ the Saviour Cathedral in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, followed by the burial of Deacon Stephen at Grandview Cemetery.



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What is the Orthodox Church?

“The Orthodox Christian Church is evangelical, but not Protestant. It is orthodox, but not Jewish. It is catholic, but not Roman. It is not denominational, it is pre-denominational. It has believed, taught, preserved, defended, and died for the Faith of the Apostles since the Day of Pentecost nearly 2,000 years ago.”
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