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The Great Canon of St. Andrew (2015)

The Great Canon of St. Andrew (2015)

St. Andrew Orthodox Church welcomed the Lenten season with the reading of the Great Canon of St. Andrew, the most renowned penitential work of St. Andrew of Crete.  Written in the early 700s, this great work features a spirit of mournful humility, hope in God, and complex and beautiful Trinitarian … Continue reading

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Elevation of Subdeacon Mark

On the Sunday of the Prefeast of Theophany, Metropolitan Chrysostomos elevated St. Andrew Orthodox Church’s Reader Mark was elevated to the order of Subdeacon and vested in the sticharion and orarion of an Orthodox subdeacon. The service preceded the Sunday liturgy at the monastery chapel of Met. Chrysostomos in Quito, … Continue reading

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Initial Construction Completed for New Chapel

After a month of intense construction and another month of touch up and punch list items, St. Andrew Orthodox Mission has finished the initial construction of our worship space.  With the finishing and painting of the drywall in the altar area, along with touch up work on the iconostas and … Continue reading

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