Metropolitan Demetrius's Schedule for January & February 2018

January 6-7 St Markella Cathedral, Astoria, NY

January 11-15 St Andrew Parish, Cuba

January 20-22 Holy Cross Parish, Simpsonville, SC

January 27-29 St John the Baptist Parish, Chicago

February 3-4 St Mark of Ephesus Parish, Boston

February 5-12 St Xenia Parish, St Ignatius the God-bearer Hermitage, Guatemala

Missions

Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Mission, Tucson, Arizona

Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Tucson, AZ, is a beautiful mission parish near downtown Tucson, a city in southern Arizona. It was started in 1997 by Father John Bockman, who was a missionary priest formerly serving missions in Tennessee and Massachusetts since 1990. Read more...

Ask A Priest

Morning and Evening Prayers

Q. Are the prayers in the blue prayer book [A Prayerbook for Orthodox Christians by the Holy Transfiguration Monastery —ed.] compulsory for everyone? I mean their morning prayers and the service of Small Compline. My confessor gave me a special rule but wasn’t clear about whether this replaced the book prayers or was in addition to them. Read more...