St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church - News http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/ 60 Metropolitan Jonah's Sermons http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_180108_2.html Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p>Metropolitan Jonah's sermons as well as classes and other special events can be found on the Holy Archangels Orthodox Foundation Website at www.holyaof.org.</p> St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_180108_2.html Calendar Changes for January 2018 http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_180108_1.html Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p><strong>Calendar Changes for January 2018</strong> - The following are changes/additions to our normal calendar:<br /> - Saturday, January 13th &ndash; Reader&rsquo;s Vespers at 6 p.m. No confessions will be heard due to Metropolitan Jonah&rsquo;s travel schedule.<br /> - Sunday, January 14th &ndash; Holy Baptism will be at 9 a.m. prior to the Divine Liturgy at 10 a.m.<br /> - Wednesday, January 17th &ndash; The Adult Education Class is cancelled<br /> - Thursday, January 18th &ndash; Great Vespers will be held at 7 p.m. for the Eve of the Feast of the Theophany of our Lord<br /> - Friday, January 19th &ndash; 9:30 a.m. will be the reading of the hours followed at 10 a.m. by Divine Liturgy for the Feast of Theophany of our Lord</p> <p><strong>Also, Reminder</strong>: The Iconography Guild will meet Saturday, January 13th from 12:30 &ndash; 4:30 p.m.</p> St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_180108_1.html Welcome Metropolitan Jonah http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_170909_1.html Sun, 03 Dec 2017 20:05:13 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.sthermanorthodox.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/Met-Jonah.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=67&percent=100"><div class="page" title="Page 2"> <div class="layoutArea"> <div class="column"> <p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT CAPTION_TEXT" style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana;"><span style="color: #1d2129; font-family: 'SF Optimized', system-ui, -apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, '.SFNSText-Regular', sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: -0.11999999731779099px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: #ffffff; display: inline !important; float: none;">Following the departure of our rector, Fr. Alexander Webster, we are pleased to welcome Metropolitan Jonah as our new rector. We are looking forward to benefiting from his spiritual leadership and direction.</span></span></p> <p><span class="PARAGRAPH_TEXT CAPTION_TEXT" style="font-size: 11px; font-family: Verdana;"><span style="color: #1d2129; font-family: 'SF Optimized', system-ui, -apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, '.SFNSText-Regular', sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: -0.11999999731779099px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: #ffffff; display: inline !important; float: none;">Eis polla eti despota!</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div></div> St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_170909_1.html New Wednesday Evening Bible Study http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_170907_2.html Sun, 03 Dec 2017 20:04:56 -0500 <p><span style="color: #1d2129; font-family: 'SF Optimized', system-ui, -apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, '.SFNSText-Regular', sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: -0.11999999731779099px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: #ffffff; display: inline !important; float: none;">Starting on Wednesday evening, September 13, we will begin a new Bible Study class on the Book of Acts. We will focus on the life of the early Church, and augment the text with readings from contemporary writers and early Church Fathers, as well as historical work from modern scholarship. Everyone is welcome! No prerequisites! This should be a great way both to study the Scriptures, as well as build community. Catechumens and inquirers are very welcome.</span></p> St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church http://www.sthermanorthodox.org/news_170907_2.html