St. George Orthodox Church
Albanian Archdiocese of the OCA
Trumbull, Connecticut
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Konizmat - Bids/Donations due Sun, Jan 31st - 01/01/2021

With our COVID restrictions continuing in 2021, we will, once again engage in the annual secular ritual of the Konizmat Icon Auction.

From the time of Turkish occupation, through the years, even in America, this was a traditional and important fundraising method for those whose Church heritage is from the central Balkans.

"Bids" are to be submitted during the month of January with January 31st being the last Sunday bids will be accepted. The icons will be assigned - based on highest/earliest received bid.

We are greatly disappointed to report that unfortuantely, due to COVID precautions, this year we cannot allow icons to be taken home and then returned back to church on March 21st (Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy).  The best we can do is to announce in the Weekly Bulletin who supported the fund raiser and what icon they obtained.  

The Icon and Bid form can be downloaded here:   2021 Konizmat Icons

Click onto the following link to read more on the Konizmat Icon Auction

Thank you for your understanding and continued support.

Photo Note: Procession during the Great Entrance with icons being returned to Church (Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy - 2020).

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Upcoming Services & Events
Sunday, January 31st
34th SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
9:30AM Divine Liturgy
(St. George is operating on a restricted re-opening for Sunday Divine Liturgy only - please view the approved guidelines for attendance)
Tuesday, February 2nd
MEETING OF THE LORD
No services this day due to COVID restrictions
(transferred to Sunday, Feb 7th)
Sunday, February 7th
MEETING OF THE LORD
Transfered from Tues, Feb 2nd
9:15AM General Confession
9:30AM Divine Liturgy
(St. George is operating on a restricted re-opening for Sunday Divine Liturgy only - please view the approved guidelines for attendance
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