Orthodox Christianity in Greater Cleveland, Ohio
The twenty nine Orthodox Christian parishes and two monasteries of the Cleveland and Lorain, Ohio, area welcome you. The Orthodox Church, which was established at Pentecost, proclaims the Gospel of Jesus Christ, sanctifies its adherents through sacraments and serves humanity through many charitable endeavors.
Everyone is welcome to visit an Orthodox Church; however sacraments are reserved to practicing Orthodox Christians. The information provided in this web site is presented to aid the public in locating a church, attending its services, and learning the doctrine that it proclaims.
Dates to Remember
September 19 - 11:00 AM. -- Pan-Orthodox Young Adult Fellowship (POYAF) Raspberry Picking & Lunch at Rosby Berry Farm, 42 E. Schaaf Road, Brooklyn Hts, OH 44131. Bring a little cash to pay for the berries: $4.25/pint, $7.25/quart. After raspberry picking, we'll go to a local restaurant for lunch. Please make sure to RSVP to Olivia Harmon at email@example.com or 440-220-2624.
September 26 - 4 PM -- St. Matthew's 18th Annual Clambake & Raffle. (10383 Albion Rd, N. Royalton, OH 44133 -- Event flier.
September 27 - 2 PM -- 2015 Collis Lecture: Dr. Seth D. Pevnick "Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult, and Daily Life," The Cleveland Museum of Art. -- Event flier.
October 3 - 6 PM -- St. Luke the Evangelist Church's Second Annual Fundraiser Dinner, Tanglewood Club (8745 Tanglewood Trail, Bainbridge, 44023) -- Event flier.
October 10 - 11 AM -- "Becoming Human" spiritual retreat with Fr. John Behr, dean of St. Vladimir Orthodox Theological School, Holy Trinity Church (6822 Broadview Road Parma, Ohio 44134) -- Event flier and News Release.
October 4 - 5:00 p.m. -- Pan-Orthodox Young Adult Fellowship (POYAF) Game Night at Anthony and Olivia Harmon's new place! 2201 Hood Ave., upstairs (back entrance), Cleveland, OH 44109. A main dish for dinner will be provided; please bring a side or dessert, plus a good game to play. RSVP to Olivia Harmon by Thursday, October 1, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 440-220-2624.
October 16 & 17 -- Eleanor Malburg Eastern Churches Seminar: "Mary: Praised in Song of East and West" -- Event flier
October 24 - 9:30 a.m. -- Zoe for Life: Pure Living Spiritual Expedition event for teens and 20s at Holy Trinity Church, Parma. -- Event flier.
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