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Study Group - Our normal meeting time is Wednesdays following the 6PM Vespers. Classes will resume Wednesday, June 11th after Vespers. This Study Group will be a survey of the entire Bible, with an emphasis on the Old Testament. The purpose is to understand the Old Testament as the Scriptures of the Orthodox Church and as the necessary context for the understanding of the New Testament. We will use two texts:
Lawrence R. Farley. The Christian Old Testament: Looking at the Hebrew Scriptures through Christian Eyes. Chesterton, IN: Conciliar Press, 2012.
The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People. Grand Rapids:
See course outline here
"Life without Christ is not life but death, whereas death for the sake of Christ is not death but life." -- St. Zenobius
Martyrs Zenobios, bishop of Aegae, and his sister Zenobia in Cilicia; Apostles Cleopas and Artemas of the Seventy; Venerable Joseph and Kyriakos, patriarchs of Constantinople; Therapont and John the wonder-workers; Milutin, Serbian king
Week of November 2nd, at St. John -
Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost & Fifth Sunday of Luke
Martyrs Akindinos, Pegasios, Aphthonios, Elpidophoros and Anempodistos of Persia
|Friday, October 31st|
9:30 Spiritual Circle
|Saturday, November 1st|
6:00 Great Vespers
|Sunday, November 2nd|
10:00 Divine Liturgy
|Wednesday, November 5th|
6:00 Daily Vespers
Brats & Beer for Jim! A Memorial Fundraiser
Jim passed away this August. Dear friends and members of his church are having a fundraiser to help reimburse the generous anonymous donor for his funeral and burial costs. Jim was a WWII Veteran and served honorably in the 10th Mountain Division. As an insurance professional for over 40 years he touch the lives of many, many people. He was an active Eagles member, frequented VFW’s, and loved to eat Oyster’s at Sargents Restaurant in Hayden. His heart was huge and family and friends loved him.
This fundraiser is the Brats & Beer for Jim!
When: Sunday November 2nd
Where: St John the Baptist Orthodox Church
4718 E. Horsehaven Avenue
Post Falls, Idaho 83854
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
If you are not able to attend, please consider donating. Your contribution to this event will be greatly appreciated!
Please make checks payable to St John with the Memo: for Jim’s Funeral cost