The winner of the trophy of love (In memory of the great Martyr, St George, the Trophy bearer)

The winner of the trophy of love (In memory of the great Martyr, St George, the Trophy bearer)

Elder Joseph of Vatopaidi Our Church today celebrates the feast of a martyr. If we try to pay any tribute to the celebrated martyr, we will demean him. This particular Saint is the glory of all martyrs, the boast of the Saints and the prestige of the Heavens and the...

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The winner of the trophy of love (In memory of the great Martyr, St George, the Trophy bearer)

The winner of the trophy of love (In memory of the great Martyr, St George, the Trophy bearer)

Elder Joseph of Vatopaidi   Our Church today celebrates the feast of a martyr. If we try to pay any tribute to the celebrated martyr, we will demean him. This particular Saint is the glory of all martyrs, the boast of the Saints and the prestige of the Heavens and...

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The Icon of the Resurrection

The Icon of the Resurrection

Peter said, “Brethren, I may say to you confidently of the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. Being therefore a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn with an oath to him that he would set one of his...

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St. George, Defender of the Poor

St. George, Defender of the Poor

Listen to the Daily Reading for May 2, 2016, Renewal Monday Acts of the Apostles 12:1-11 About that time, Herod the king laid violent hands upon some who belonged to the church. He killed James the brother of John with the sword; and when he saw that it pleased the...

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The Children’s Word: God will help, but we can too!

The Children’s Word: God will help, but we can too!

God will help, but we can too! Look at the little icon to the left. It’s not hard to see who is the rich man. But it’s not hard to find the poor man either, is it? He’s the one on his knees, looking for food. This is an icon...

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75th Anniversary of St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Minnesota

75th Anniversary of St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Minnesota

On October 25, 2015, the St. George Greek Orthodox community in St. Paul, Minnesota, celebrated their 75th Anniversary. We congratulate and wish them many more years as stewards of the Orthodox Faith! See and hear the short video documentary about St. George’s history: (starts at 15 seconds) St. George Video...

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An Animation of St. George Slaying the Dragon

An Animation of St. George Slaying the Dragon

On this day (April 23) in 303 A.D., St. George the Great Martyr was beheaded for his faith in Christ. St. George was born into a devout Christian family during a time of severe persecution. He gave his wealth to the poor and, under the reign of Emperor Diocletian, was...

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