St. Athanasius
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church
7921 Cottonwood Ln, Sacramento, CA 95828
Welcome!

Welcome to St. Athanasius Antiochian Orthodox Church! As a member of the ancient, apostolic, Orthodox Christian Church, our parish is committed to worshiping God in Trinity, helping the community in which it resides, and transforming its members into the people that Christ calls us to be. We welcome all to come and see the Tradition and worship of the Orthodox Church, unchanged since the time of the Apostles.

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Upcoming Events
Retreat - The Inner Heaven of Man

A one-day seminar on the Healing of the Mind, Heart, and Will according to St. Nicholai of Zica the Serbian saint who compiled the Prologue of Ohrid.

Presented by V. Rev. Fr. John Finley

Saturday, December 7, 2019

St. Athanasius Antiochian Orthodox Church

7921 Cottonwood Ln, Sacramento, CA 95828

To register, please email Sarah Burkett at sburkett@stathanasiusaoc.org or call 916-790-8057

Schedule:

  • 10:30a Session 1 on the Virtues and Vices
  • 11:45a Break
  • 12:00p Lunch provided
  • 1:00p Session 2 St. Nikolai on the Mind, Heart, and Will
  • 2:15p Break
  • 2:30p Session 3 Quotes from St. Nikolai and other Fathers
  • 3:45p Break
  • 4:00p Great Vespers

Fr. John Finley lives in Santa Ynez, California, is a member of St. Athanasius Orthodox Church in Santa Barbara, CA, and has been a field staff member of the Department of Missions and Evangelism of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America since 1996. (www.missionsandevangelism.com) He was ordained to the holy priesthood in 1997.

He earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Oklahoma Baptist University; a Master of Sacred Theology from St. Athanasius Academy of Orthodox Theology; and a Master of Arts in Musicology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Fr. John is a music composer and arranger, and the author of Sacred Meals from our Family Table, 2005.

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    Nov

    Monday
    7:00AM Othros
    8:30AM Akathist for Children
    Fast
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    Nov

    Tuesday
    9:00AM Food Closet
    6:00PM Akathist to St Xenia
    Fast
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    Nov

    Wednesday
    7:00AM Orthros
    6pm Vespers
    Entrance of Theotokos
    Fast
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    Nov

    Thursday
    ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS
    6:00AM Bible Study
    9am   Orthros
    10am Liturgy
    Fast: fish, wine, & oil
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    Nov

    Saturday
    6:00PM Vespers
    Fast: wine & oil
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    Nov

    Sunday
    9:00AM Orthros (Matins)
    10:00AM Divine Liturgy
    Fast: wine & oil
    Bread S Howell
    Host   Church
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    Nov

    Monday
    St. Katherine the Great Martyr
    7:00AM Othros
    8:30AM Akathist for Children
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    Nov

    Tuesday
    9:00AM Food Closet
    6:00PM Akathist to St Xenia
    Fast
  • 27

    Nov

    Wednesday
    7:00AM Orthros
    Fast
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    Nov

    Thursday
    THANKSGIVING
    8:30am Orthros
    9:30am Liturgy
    Fast
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    Nov

    Saturday
    Apostle Andrew. The First-Called
    6:00PM Vespers
    Fast
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    Dec

    Sunday
    9:00AM Orthros (Matins)
    10:00AM Divine Liturgy
    Fast: wine & oil
    Bread Nootenboom
    Host Anderson/
           Samuelson
Regular Schedule of Services
Sunday

9:00 AM - Orthros

10:00 AM - Divine Liturgy

Monday

7:00 - Orthros

Wednesday

7:00 AM - Orthros

Thursday

8:30 AM - Akathist for Children

Saturday

6:00 PM - Vespers

Please see our monthly calendars for variations and additions to this schedule.