About St Nectarios
O Come, let us Worship and bow down before our King and God.
O Come, let us worship and bow down before Christ, our King and God.
O Come, let us worship and bow down to Christ Himself, our King and God.
This invitation marks the beginning of each day for the Orthodox Church. It comes from the office of Vespers, and it expresses the attitude which is at the heart of Orthodoxy. The Worship of God - the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, - is fundamental to the life and spirit of the Orthodox Church. Learn More»
For current announcements and information, please see the St Nectarios monthly newsletter under the "Newsletter" tab.
Parish Council News
Thank you, 2019 Parish Council members, for your willingness to serve, share your talents, and give of your time for this important ministry. May God grant you the wisdom to discern and do His will in all things. The first 2019 Parish Council meeting took place in January at which time the officers for 2019 where elected. They are as follows:
President – Maria Touvannas
Vice President – John Bekhazi
Treasurer – Tatiana Van Dinter
Secretary – Matt Van Dinter
Members at Large - Ted Kinan and Nancy Manthos
The Parish council normally meets once per month. The dates for these meetings are published in the monthly St Nectarios Newsletter (see the "Newsletter" tab).
Liturgy and Typica Services
Father John Angelis is assigned to St Nectarios. He normally serves two weekends each month when he conducts several days of activities including a Sunday morning Divine Liturgy. In addition, when possible Divine Liturgy will be offered on a third Sunday each month by a visiting Priest.
Orthodox Sunday Church School
Anytime is a good time for children to start attending!. Two classes are being offered: one for younger and one for older children. Just come to Church with your children - the classes start after Communion. All are welcome! Help Needed: Two adults are needed to help with the Sunday Church School classes. Currently we do have one person for each class – but having two people works out much better. Please contact Jim Droppo if you would be willing to be a helper for either of our classes.
Orthodox Discussion Meetings will be held at the St Nectarios Church on Saturday afternoons when Father John is here. The topics are listed in the listing of church activities. Please come, and invite your friends to come with you, to enjoy what is normally a lively discussion – and learn more about Orthodoxy. These meetings are part of a series of informal meetings with Father John for discussions of church-related topics.
Visitations: Father John Angelis is available for daytime visits, consultations, and confessions when he is at the St Nectarios Church. His current visits cover the greater TriCity Area - taking him out to places such as Hermiston, Oregon and Outlook, Washington. To make an appointment, please call him on his cell phone (2O6.678.636O).
Church Cleanup Activities: You (and your family) are invited to help in the routine clean-up of our church facility. Dates are announced in the Church Bulletins.
Email Distribution List: If you would like to be on our email distribution list, please send a request to tricityorthodox.aol.com.
Apodosis of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary; Our Holy Father Ireneaus, Bishop of Lyons; Our Holy Father Kallinikos, Patriarch of Constantinople; Lupus the Martyr; Our Righteous Father Nicholas of Sikelion; 38 Martyrs of Thrace; Our Holy Father Ireneaus, Bishop of Sirmium; Haralambos of Kalyviani
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