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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 here to see all the services and classes live-streamed.
The services and events for the week of September 20. 2021. All services and events will be posted on the parish's Facebook Live page. While no new restrictions have currently been put in place in the parish, please be aware of the rising COVID cases in the region. If you are in the vulnerable category or are filling unwell please make sure you take appropriate actions and protect yourself and those around you.
This week we will resume the Orthodoxy 101 classes on Thursday, September 23 at 7:00 PM. It will be in-person in the church and we will live-stream it on the parish's Facebook Live page. It is open to all who want to learn about the Orthodox Faith as well as Orthodox who want to learn more about their Faith.
On Saturday evening, September 25 at 5:00 PM we will have Great Vespers.
On Sunday morning, September 26 at 9:00 AM we will have Divine Liturgy. The parish annual meeting will follow the Liturgy. Reports will be sent out this week via email as well as a Zoom link for those members who would like to attend remotely.
If you would like to volunteer to host a coffee hour after the Sunday Liturgies, you can volunteer here or see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the vestibule. If you would like to assist in the weekly cleaning of the church see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board in the vestibule. We would like to have each family or groups of people to volunteer at least once a year for both.
St. Gregory's Orthodox Church will once again sponsor the Fall Blood Drive in cooperation with the American Red Cross. The Blood Drive is on Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM in the parish hall. To reserve your spot please go to Donate Blood, Platelets or Plasma. Give Life | Red Cross Blood and put in the zip code "12590" to find the link. You can pick your time from the drop down menu. The area is in serious need of blood so please support their good work.