Diocesan Altarboy Retreat: PA

This is the time and place for our faithful altarboys to join other Altar Servers from all over our Diocese. Last year 80 young men gathered at "Encounter 2012" in Johnstown and Windber and from all the comments we heard, they had a great time. The young men will have the opportunity to enjoy each other's company; study their faith; learn how to be better Altar Boys; pray a little more; spend some quality time with some of our dedicated Priests and Deacons; and enjoy the activities planned for … [Read more...]

Diocese of New York & New Jersey 2013 Altar Server’s Retreat

The Orthodox Church in America Diocese of New York and New Jersey is sponsoring the  3rd Annual Altar Server Retreat  which will take place at Saint Basil’s Academy in Garrison, New York. Saint Basil's Academy has beautiful grounds offering dormitory style rooms, an indoor basketball court and an Olympic-size indoor swimming pool available for use. There is no charge to participate in the retreat! Arrival and registration is Friday, 1 March beginning at 4:00 pm. Bedding is supplied by the … [Read more...]