QUICK LINKS to
UPCOMING EVENTS

(View the Parish Calendar Here)

   
February Homeless Ministry
Annual Blessing Bags
Sunday, 2/5 Godparents Sunday
Thursday, 2/9 Metropolis Annual Vasilopita
@ 6:30p
Sunday, 2/12 Philoptochos God Red Sunday
Saturday, 2/18 Saturday of the Souls:
Graveside Trisagion
Saturday, 2/25  2nd Saturday of Souls
Liturgy
  Philoptochos Breakfast &
Archons Presentation
Sunday, 2/26 Parish Oratorical Festival
Monday, 2/27 Clean Monday:
Great Lent Begins
  Spring Parish Assembly
   
March PTO Blue Envelope Fundraiser
Friday, 3/3 HOPE/JOY Coca & Koliva
hosted by Philoptochos
Saturday, 3/4 3rd Saturday of Souls
Liturgy
  OCMC Lenten Retreat
hosted by SLM

Friday, 3/24 Great Vespers of the
Feast of The Annunciation
@7P
Saturday, 3/25 Feast of The Annunciation
& Parish Feastday
Thursday, 3/30 Homeless Ministry Serving
at Aviator Park 
   
April Homeless Ministry
Spring Cleaning Drive
Saturday, 4/1 Regional Oratorical Festival:
St. George Media
Sunday, 4/9 Palm Sunday &
Holy Week Begins
Sunday, 4/16 Pascha
Friday, 4/21 Feast of The Life-Giving Spring
Monday, 4/24 Philoptochos General Assembly
Friday, 4/28 DVYC: GOYA Spring Retreat
   
May Homeless Ministry
Prison Care Baskets
Saturday, 5/13 Metropolis Oratorical Festival:
St. Sophia
Friday, 5/23 Last Day of Greek School
Thursday, 5/25 Feast of The
Holy Ascension
Monday, 5/29 PTO Elections
   
June Homeless Ministry Summer Water Drive
Saturday, 6/3 Saturday of Souls:
Graveside Trisagion
Monday, 6/5 Feast of the Holy Spirit
Sunday, 6/11 Annunciation Graduation Sunday
Friday, 6/ 9-11 National Oratorical Festival: Clifton, NJ
Thursday, 6/29 Feast of The Apostles Liturgy
  Serving the Homeless
at Aviator Park
Friday, 6/30 Feast of The Synaxis of
The Apostles Liturgy


Welcome to our Church Family!  We are an Orthodox Christiacommunity under the Ecumenical Patriarchatethe Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, and the Holy Metropolis of New Jersey.

We are the 6th oldest Greek Orthodox community in the United States (established in 1901) and are located in Elkins Park, a charming northern suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


OUR MISSION

At Annunciation, our goal is to proclaim the Gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, sanctify the faithful through worship and the Holy Sacraments, grow the church by inviting and welcoming new members, live the Orthodox Christian Faith, and serve humanity through Christ-centered ministries.

OUR VISION

We aim to be a loving, caring and welcoming Christian community where all belong and grow in the Orthodox Christian Faith through worship, witness, fellowship, and service to others.

OUR INVITATION TO YOU

We invite you to explore our website, browse our Parish Calendar of Events, and experience our church family life when you Visit Us for Worship soon!

Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have regarding our church family or Your Journey to Orthodoxy.

Blessings and Peace,


 





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