Advent Unction Service & Kursk-Root Icon Visit - 12/14/11On Wednesday evening, December 14th, the service of Holy Unction was celebrated at St. George. This was sponsored by the Orthodox Clergy Association of Greater Bridgeport. Additionally, the miracle-working Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God was present in the Church during the service. Click on the view slideshow link below to view photos from the service. To read about the history of the Kursk-Root Icon, click on this History link.
Celebrating St. Nicholas DayOn Sunday, December 4th, the St. George parish celebrated St. Nicholas Day for the parish children as part of a expanded coffee hour after Divine Liturgy. Young and old gathered to decorate the tree, and enjoy the activities and fellowship. The parish children also had a visit from Santa. Click on the view slideshow link below to view photos from the entire day including Church School, Divine Liturgy, and the St. Nicholas Day celebration.
Bill Vasil Celebrates his 90th Birthday! - 01/02/11Click on the slideshow link below to view a few photos from a celebration of Bill Vasil's 90th birthday by Bill's family and the St. George parish. A celebratory coffee hour was held in his honor in the church hall.