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237 N 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103  •  Phone: 215-563-0979

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Monthly Calendar and Upcoming Events

10 a.m. Divine Liturgy on Sundays

Tuesday, November 15: Nativity Fast begins

Sunday School Albanian Thanksgiving: November 27
Albanian Flag Day: November 28 marks declaration of independence by Albania in 1912. On that date the flag was officially accepted.

Saturday, December 3:
10 am – Decorate church for Nativity
5 to 6:30 pm – YAL Dinner outing following meeting

Saturday, December 10: Christmas outing–Lunch & the Philly Pops

Sunday, December 18: Sunday School Christmas Pageant following Liturgy. Santa & Mrs. Claus visit during coffee hour.

Saturday, December 24, 6 pm: Christmas Eve Liturgy

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Saturday, December 3:
YAL 5:00 - 6:30 pm 
– Dinner outing following meeting



Saturday, December 10:  
Christmas Outing – Lunch and
the Philly Pops


Home Blessing & Visitation

A sheet is posted in the side vestibuleFather Brooks intends to visit on Thursdays and Saturdays. Please pick a date and time and sign up. If you notice someone has signed up on the same date but lives far from you, please pick another date. As always if you are unable to schedule a visitation on Thursday or Saturday, Father Brooks encourages you to contact him directly 210-461-1956 or email fr.brooks to schedule an alternate date.

OCA Activities

Read the latest: St. Johns Fall 2015 Newsletter (pdf)

Photos of Past Events

To see the August 28 church picnic VIDEOS, click here:

PHOTOS: Church Picnic (8/28/16), Sunday School Graduation (2016), Lazarus Saturday–Palm Sunday–Pascha (2016), Souper-Bowl event (2/7/16), Icon Auction (2016), Theophany (1/10/16)

Portrait of Saint John Chrysostom of Antioch (Hagios Ioannis Chrysostomos)

An early Byzantine mosaic from the Cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Constantinople (modern Istanbul). The mosaic is approximately 1,000 years old.


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