St. George Orthodox Church - Current News http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/ 60 Condolences http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180218_5.html Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We learned this week of the deaths of <strong>Lawrence Beck</strong>, <em>Father-in-Law of Fr. Peter Paproski</em>, and <strong>Matushka Barbara Kucynda</strong> , the wife of the Pastor of Jennifer Goetz&rsquo; home parish and an old friend of Father Dennis&rsquo;.&nbsp;<em>Memory Eternal! I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180218_5.html Teuta celebrates it's Patronal Feast Day http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180211_4.html Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We congratulate today the members of the <strong>Teuta Ladies&rsquo; Society</strong> on their celebration of their Patronal Feast Day, the Meeting of the Lord - "<em>Papandia"</em>.</p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180211_4.html Condolences http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180211_3.html Sun, 11 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We extend our sympathy:&nbsp;to the <em>Buzi Family</em> on the death in December of their friend, <strong>Kevin Donnelly</strong>; and&nbsp;to <em>Shirley Jordan</em> on the death last Saturday of her cousin <strong>James Balta</strong>. &nbsp;<em>Memory Eternal! I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180211_3.html Condolences http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180204_4.html Sun, 04 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We extend our sympathy to <em>Carol Jaworski</em> on the recent deaths of her cousins, <strong>Nico Mallozzi</strong> and <strong>James Pandeli.</strong> &nbsp;<em>Memory Eternal! &nbsp;I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180204_4.html 2018 Parish Council http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180128_2.html Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>On January 21st at the General Parish Meeting, we elected the Parish Council for 2018. With the blessing of Archbishop Nikon, they are being installed in office today. They are:&nbsp;<strong>Bill Kovachi,</strong> Chairman; <strong>Peter Dacey,</strong> Vice-Chairman; <strong>Cathy Hotova</strong>, Treasurer; <strong>Luba Csernica,</strong> Financial Secretary; <strong>Louise Gallagher,</strong> Recording Secretary; <strong>Laura Chadwick</strong>, Corresponding Secretary; <strong>Joe Chadwick</strong>, Corresponding Secretary; <strong>Bob Lazar</strong>, Building and Grounds; and J<strong>oe Galich</strong>, Building and Grounds. &nbsp;<em>Many Years! P&euml;r Shum&euml; Vjet!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180128_2.html Congratulations http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180123_1.html Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>On Sunday, January 14th,&nbsp;<strong>Nicole Dionis</strong>, wife of <em>Curt Dionis</em>, was enrolled as a Catechumen, in preparation for formally entering the Holy Orthodox Church. Her sponsor is <em>Laura Denisevich</em>. <em>Many Years!&nbsp; P&euml;r Shum&euml; Vjet!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180123_1.html Condolences http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180114_1.html Sun, 14 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>On Monday, January 8th, <strong>His Grace, Bishop Mark (Forsberg)</strong>, former bishop of our Archdiocese, fell asleep in the Lord.</p> <p>On Thursday, January 11th, <strong>Richard Taylor, Jr.</strong>, also fell asleep in the Lord. A wake for Richard will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. tomorrow evening, January 15th, at Abriola Parkway Funeral Home on White Plains Road in Trumbull. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16th, in Christ the King Catholic Church on Madison Avenue in Trumbull.</p> <p><em>Memory Eternal! &nbsp;I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_180114_1.html Congratulations http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171231_2.html Sat, 30 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We ask God&rsquo;s blessings upon <strong>Linley Faith Hirst</strong> who was received into the Orthodox Church yesterday through the Mysteries of Holy Baptism and Chrismation. <em>Peter Hirst and Sophia Sak </em>were the Godparents.&nbsp;She is the daughter of <em>David and Allyson (Themel) Hirst,</em> and the granddaughter of <em>Peter and Cheryl Themel</em>.&nbsp;<em>Many Years! P&euml;r Shum&euml; Vjet!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171231_2.html Condolences http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171231_1.html Sat, 30 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p>We extend our sympathy to <strong>Fr. Stephen &amp; Debra Masliuk</strong> on the death of their son, <strong>Benjamin</strong>.&nbsp;<em>Memory Eternal! I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171231_1.html Celebrating the Nativity of the Lord http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171225_1.html Mon, 25 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p><strong><em>Christ is born! Glorify Him!&nbsp; Krishti U-Lind! Lavd&euml;rojeni!</em></strong>&nbsp;are the traditional Orthodox Christian Christmas greetings in both English and Albanian. The St. George Community recently completed the service cycle of Advent with the Christmas Eve Festal Matins (including a traditional singing of Christmas Carols after services), and Divine Liturgy, for the Nativity of the Lord.</p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171225_1.html Congratulations http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171224_2.html Sun, 24 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p>On December 10, 2017, <strong>Grace Louise</strong> was born to <strong>Lara (Lazar) and Peter Kokenos. &nbsp;</strong>We offer our congratulations to the parents, to big brothers <strong>Andrew &amp; Jeremy</strong> and to grandparents <strong>Bob &amp; Linda Lazar. &nbsp;</strong><em>Many Years! P&euml;r Shum&euml; Vjet!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171224_2.html Bequest Received http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171224_1.html Sun, 24 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p>Saint George Church recently received a $10,000.00 bequest from the estate of <strong>Florence Chala</strong>. In accordance with the terms of her will, $5,000.00 will be set aside for the beautification of the Church. The other $5,000.00 will be available for regular expenses. We thank Florence for remembering Saint George Church in her will.&nbsp;<em>Memory Eternal! I P&euml;rjetshim Kujtimi!</em></p> St. George Orthodox Church http://stgeorgetrumbull.org/news_171224_1.html