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
Tuesdays - 7-8:30pm -- St. John of Damascus Byzantine Chant Class. Please contact Ted Cherpas at Sts. Constantine & Helen if you are interested - flyer
October 21 - 6pm -- St. Luke the Evangelist's 15th Anniversary Dinner & Silent Auction at the Tanglewood Club in Chagrin Falls. -- flyer
October 22 / November 5 -- Remembering the St. Herman House - FOCUS Cleveland on the Sunday of the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19-13 / 20th Sunday after Pentecost).
October 24 - 6pm -- Who's Killing My Faith? Session 4: Real Faith Does Not Panic in a Crisis taught by H. Paul Finley, director of St. Herman House / FOCUS Cleveland at St. Matthew (10383 Albion Rd, North Royalton) - flyer
November 13 - 6:30pm & 7:30pm -- Celebrating 40 Years of Service! The St. Herman House FOCUS Cleveland Presents: An Evening with Frederica Mathewes-Green on the topic, "Whatever Happened to the U.S. Male? The Homeless Man in a World of Negative Messages." at St. George (Tremont) - flyer
November 15 - 6pm -- The Mystery of Holy Unction to begin the Nativity Fast at the new location of Buna Vestire (7140 Fitch Rd, Olmsted Township, OH 44138) - flyer
December 2 - 9am-3pm -- Thriving in Our Lives: thriving in our home, relationships, and marriage a retreat with Lunch at St. Demetrios with Dr. Philip Mamalakis (22909 Center Ridge Rd, Rocky River) - flyer - schedule
December 10 - 4pm -- The Greater Cleveland Council of Orthodox Clergy invites you to The 25th Annual Pan-Orthodox Nativity Concert at Holy Trinity in Parma (6822 Broadview Rd) - flyers
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