40 Shopping — and Fasting — Days Until Christmas

(The Battle of the Calendars:  Maintaining Our Identity) Archpriest Stephen Kostoff      On November 15, we observe the first day of the 40-day Nativity/Advent Fast, meant to prepare us for the advent of the Son of God in the flesh.  For some/many of us, this might very well catch us unaware and unprepared.  However, as […]

Welcome to our Community

We welcome you to the website for St. Barbara Orthodox Church and invite you to join us for services and activities throughout the year.

Our normal weekly schedule includes: Vespers followed by Inquirer Classes, Wednesdays at 7 pm; Great Vespers, Saturday at 6:30 pm; Divine Liturgy, our main service, Sundays at 10 am, followed by a Coffee Hour and Children's Church School. More

Who was Saint Barbara?

The Holy Great Martyr Barbara lived and suffered during the reign of the emperor Maximian (305-311). Her father, the pagan Dioscorus, was a rich and illustrious man in the Syrian city of Heliopolis. More