Orthodox Christianity in Greater Cleveland, Ohio
The twenty nine Orthodox Christian parishes and two monasteries of the Cleveland and Lorain, Ohio, area welcome you. The Orthodox Church, which was established at Pentecost, proclaims the Gospel of Jesus Christ, sanctifies its adherents through sacraments and serves humanity through many charitable endeavors.
Everyone is welcome to visit an Orthodox Church; however sacraments are reserved to practicing Orthodox Christians. The information provided in this web site is presented to aid the public in locating a church, attending its services, and learning the doctrine that it proclaims.
Dates to Remember
November 1 - 10 a.m. -- St. John Orthodox Academy Board Meeting, St. Matthew Church, N. Royalton. -- Event Flier
November 2 - 5 p.m. -- Pan-Orthodox Young Adult Fellowship (POYAF) Thanskgiving Dinner, 30921 Walden Drive, Westlake. RSVP to Lea Georgantas Khoury (email@example.com or 216-551-7650) by Thursday, October 30.
November 8 - 6-10 p.m. -- St. Luke the Evangelist Church's Inaugural Annual Fundraiser Dinner - at (updated venue) Cucina Rustica restaurant, 8572 E. Washington St., Bainbridge, OH. Tickets on sale until November 1. -- Event Flier
November 10 - 6:30 p.m. -- St Herman's - FOCUS Cleveland will host its 2nd annual fundraiser at St. Paul Church in North Royalton. UPDATED -- Fr. Jerome Sanderson will be the guest speaker. Tickets are $25. -- Event Flier
November 14 - 6:30 p.m. -- Pan-Orthodox Advent Unction Service at Buna Vestira Cathedral, Rocky River. -- Event Flier
November 15 - 9 a.m. -- Retreat with His Grace Bishop ANTHONY on "Instruction on the Holy Spirit," St. Matthew Church, N. Royalton -- Event Flier
December 6 - 5:00 p.m. -- St. Demetrios Christmas Fundraiser -- appetizer, dinner, and movie: "Christmas with the Karountzoses," St. Demetrios Church, Rocky River -- Event Flier
December 7 - 5:00 p.m. -- Inter-Orthodox Nativity Concert, St. Demetrios Church, Rocky River -- Event Flier
March 1, 2015 -- Sunday of Orthodoxy Pan-Orthodox Vespers, Holy Trinity Church, Parma.
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