Archive for March, 2009

Lenten Evening (Avarice)

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

[ March 25, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ] The Lenten Wednesday Evening program continues tonight with a discussion of Avarice (Greed). This meeting will be hosted at the Eisenhart household. Please read the following verses prior to the session: Proverbs 1:15-19, 15:27, 21:26, 22:12, Isaiah 56:11, I Timothy 3:2-3,8, Titus 1:7.

1:15-19: My son, walk not thou in the way with them; refrain thy […]

Bishop Rasch Update

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Bishop Rasch is much improved, as he says “I’m not dead”, and will be leaving the hospital this afternoon, though he will remain on medications for his mild pneumonia. He thanks you for our prayers and concern, and said he would enjoy phone calls later this afternoon or tomorrow.
The Sacrament of Penance scheduled for March […]

Bp. Rasch Hospitalized

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Bishop Rasch was admitted to the hospital yesterday with a preliminary diagnosis of pneumonia. Please keep him in your thoughts and prayers. At this time, the schedule for Wednesday services is subject to change. Updates will be posted as available.

Penance (Cancelled)

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

[ March 28, 2009; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] Due to Bishop Rasch’s recent illness, the Sacrament of Penance will not be celebrated this month. The service will resume on the 3rd Saturday of next month.

Lenten Retreat

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

[ March 21, 2009; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] St. Michael Orthodox Church
3333 Workman Mill Road, Whittier

Mother Melania of Saint Barbara Monastery will host a Lenten Retreat at St. Michael on Saturday, 21 March, from 9 am to 3 pm. Lunch is included. A free-will offering will be taken. Please RSVP with Bishop Rasch prior to the event so he can inform the organizers.