Saint George Portland, Oregon

"Believe in the light
that you may become the children of light." John 12:36

Pascha & St. George Day Schedule

April 30, Holy Pascha Eve
11 pm - Resurrection Service and Paschal Divine Liturgy
(Paschal potluck meal follows)

May 1, Holy Pascha
12 noon - Agape Vespers
(Church School Easter egg hunt follows)

May 2, St George Day (observed)
8:30am - Orthros
9:30am - Divine Liturgy
(Festal brunch follows)

May 1, 2016

Holy Pascha

Christ is risen from the dead
Trampling down death by death
And upon those in the tombs bestowing life

AGAPE VESPERS READERS - At the Agape Vespers (served at noon on Pascha Sunday, May 1) it is traditional to proclaim the Gospel reading in as many languages as possible. If you are able to read the Gospel in any language (other than English, Greek, or Arabic) please contact Nektaria Blalock.

ST GEORGE DAY - Our parish patronal feast is observed this year on Bright Monday, May 2. Please plan now to be present for services and help to host our many guests from the Orthodox Christian community of Portland. Orthros will be at 8:30am and the Divine Liturgy at 9:30am, followed by a festive brunch. Your assistance is requested with parish hall setup and cleanup for the brunch, please contact Kh. Krista if you are able to assist.

Save The Date: Saint George Annual Middle Eastern Festival. August 28, 2016 From Noon - 7 PM.

Parish Picnic
Sunday, June 12, following the Church School graduation exercises, there will be a parish picnic at the home of Tony and Mary Charles. Our hosts will provide the main dish as well as lemonade and coffee. Please bring one of the following to share: side dish, salad, chips & dip, or dessert and please bring your own drinks. The location of the Charles' home is: 19206 NE 205th Ct, Brush Prairie, WA 98606

Weekly Schedule

Saturday Vespers 5pm, Confessions Follow

Sunday Matins 8:30am, Divine Liturgy 9:30am

The schedule above is the normal schedule throughout the year, no matter what season. During fasting seasons, such as Lent, and Advent, there will be added services. If these services do not appear on this page they will be on the Bulletin page.

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Contact Us

Saint George is a parish of the Antiochian Archdiocese of North America.

Our mailing address is:
Saint George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church
P.O. Box 20695
Portland, Oregon 97294

Father Alban's e-mail address is:

Father Alban's phone number is: 503 313 3575

Father Edward Hillhouse's phone number: 503 591 8242

Deacon Dionysius Seib's phone number: 503 929 5121

Deacon Steven Bambakidis's phone number 971 217 5742

For Web related issues contact me, Barney Athanasius Blalock at:

His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph

The Clergy of St. George Parish

Prayer and Fasting
The Very Reverend Fr. Alban West
April 10, 2016

The Publican and the Pharisee
The Very Reverend Fr. Alban West
February 21, 2016

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