Christ is in our midst!
Welcome to the web site of the St. Gregory the Theologian Orthodox Church, a pan-Orthodox community that serves the community of Wappingers Falls, and the mid-Hudson Valley. Our church is a parish of the Diocese of New York & New Jersey of the Orthodox Church in America. Here you can find information about our parish and its services and events. The service schedule section has the service, classes and events listed. The weekly bulletin is posted as well as the bi-monthly newsletter. Be sure to visit our "News & Events" section for upcoming liturgical, educational, social and fundraising events. Go to our Facebook page to see the Sunday Divine Liturgy live-streamed.
Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen.
The schedule of live-streamed events on the parish Facebook page this week are as follows: Thursday, May 21 at 7:00 PM - Orthodoxy 101 class on Funeral and Christian Burial; Saturday, May 23 at 5:00 PM - Great Vespers; Sunday, May 24 at 9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy.
The bi-monthly newsletter is posted on the homepage and the news section. The OCA and Diocesan Guidelines for Re-Opening of Parishes are posted in the news section.
Collection for Drive-Thru Food Pantry – All For One Food Drive
Dutchess Interfaith Council is appealing to the community and local faith-based organizations to collect food donations to be distributed in a Drive-Thru Food Pantry event on Sunday May 31st at the Galleria Mall (Macy's) parking lot 1-4pm . Approximately 1000-1500 families in need are expected.
St. Gregory Church will collect non-perishable food donations on Friday and Saturday morning May 29 and 30, 9-11 am in the church parking lot, to be delivered to the larger collection before Sunday.
Requested donation – a box of non-perishables for a family, cost is approximately $30. Suggested items for the box:
Dry pasta / peanut butter / cereal /flour / dried beans/crackers / rice / oil / sugar/cans- beans/ chickpeas / tomatoes/ vegetables/pasta sauce/ tuna fish / vegetarian beans
$25 grocery gift card
Also monetary donations are welcome at the following GoFundMe site: http://gf.me/u/xzt5zm
(When donating, please make sure to say no for tips. Go to “other” and then type in “$0”)
Monetary donations will go to food banks, food boxes and gift cards.