Georgian Metropolitan Nicholas to Visit Naples (December 11, 2013)

Metropolitan Nicholas, an Orthodox Metropolitan from Georgia (the country bordering Turkey and Armenia) will be giving a talk in Naples on December 11 "The Orthodox Church in Georgia after the fall of Communism." The Georgian Church suffered severe persecution under the Communists. It has nearly 2000 parishes in the 1920's. Only 50 remained after the Communist era. The public presentation starts at 7pm at Faith Lutheran Church (get map). Faith Lutheran Church is located Goodletter-Frank Road about 1/2 mile south of Pine Ridge on the south side (a few blocks past the Moorings). The … [Read more...]

Bishop Antoun Luncheon (December 15, 2013)

Download the Bp. Antoun Luncheon Registration Form His Grace Bishop Antoun will be making his first pastoral visit to St. Peter's on Sunday, December 15. Plan to come! He has been looking forward to this visit for quite a while. We will have plenty of time to talk to him, ask him questions and get to know him. He will arrive on Saturday and meet with the Parish Council on Saturday evening. On Sunday he will preside over the Divine Liturgy. Divine Liturgy will begin promptly at 9:30am. Following the Liturgy we will have a light luncheon so that we can get to know our Bishop and … [Read more...]