On Sunday morning, 11/13, we welcomed Dismas and Elizabeth Covelesky into the fullness of the Church. We are so glad to have them with us. May Christ our God Grant them many blessed years!
At the invitation of the campus chaplain, St. Andrews was welcomed to take part in the Faith, Food, & Fun event held at Randolph Macon College's Brock Commons building. Students, faculty and staff were encouraged to peruse and especially to engage with the faith traditions represented.
Over the weekend of Nov 4-6, St. Andrews was at Church Camp at Westmoreland State Park in Montross on Virginia’s Northen Neck. Beautiful fall colors and more than cooperative early November weather.
On Sunday, 10/16, 3 children from our Northern Neck/Middle Peninsula mission outreach were baptized into Christ, Alleluiah! Glory to God!
Six of St. Andrew's fellas headed up for the weeked to the Hermitage of the Holy Cross in Wayne, WV on the weekend of 10/1. St. Andrews has a tradition of visiting the Hermitage as often as possible, interrupted slightly by 2020 & 2021. We look forward to returning very soon!
With great swiftness the children of the parish spearheaded a collection for bacpacks and school supplies for local Hanover Co school children. This the 5th or 6th year the children under Lana Campbell's direction were able to do ths project. The children stuffed 50 backpacks this year, our largest number to date.
Members of St. Andrews, St. Tikhons, and St. Cyprian parishes as well as a few guests gathered for the limited release viewing of "Man of God" - a splendid film about St. Nektarios of Aegina. Finished among the top 5 highest grossing films in the US the week it opened. Response was so entisiastic in the form of prepurchased tickets that a second viewing evening was offered nationwide.
On Sunday, 23 January, 2022, St. Andrew's parish joined St. Tikhon's ROCOR parish for the Great Blessing of Waters at Lake Caroline.
Chrysostom (CJ Glasco) is newly illumined in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit!
On Sunday, 17 October, Alyscia & Andrew Ervin were crowned in Marriage. Fr. John & Mat. Tamara Cook were their kumbari.
From 10/4-10/9/2021, The Diocese of the South met for the Annual Diocesan Assembly at Christ the Savior Cathedral in Miami Lakes, FL. During this assembly Fr. Adam received from His Eminene, Archbishop Alexander, the antimens fo the new mission parish, Ss. Peter & Paul in Culpeper, VA
Andrew Ervin & Romanos (Adam) Brown are baptized - 08/07/2021
Mike and Laura MacInnis are crowned in Glory and Honor - 07/24/2021
On Great and Holy Wednesday, during pandemic quarantine, Fr. Adam chartered a plane and flew above Ashland and Hanover Co. with the icon of the Theotokos and the relics of the Holy Apostle Andrew and sprinkled holy water.
Westmoreland State Park- Montross, VA - 10/05/2019
Chisholm Ordination - 03/10/2018
Photos of Chisholm Ordination
As many as have been baptized into Christ... - 05/13/2017
Eis Polla Eti Dhespota! - 06/11/2016
St. Symeon the New Theologian Orthodox Church - 02/08/2016
Work, Eat, Pray - 11/14/2015
Reynolds/Simerick Wedding - 09/12/2015
Youth Program Event - 04/25/2015
The least of these... - 03/30/2015
O holy Martyrs, who fought the good fight and did receive your crowns... - 03/28/2015
Sowing the Seeds of Love - 02/28/2015
Nominating a Candidate for Bishop - 02/16/2015
John Gresham Lecture - 01/19/2015
Prayers at Birthgiving and 8th Day Namimg Prayers - 12/01/2014
As many as have been baptized into Christ, have put on Christ, Alleluiah! - 11/08/2014
St. Tamar Georgian Church, Rockville, MD - 10/14/2014
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What Makes Us Orthodox? - 09/09/2014
St. Seraphim of Sarov Cathedral - 07/21/2014
Holy Prophet Elijah pray to God for us! - 07/20/2014
Dormition of the Theotokos Parish, Norfolk, VA - 06/21/2014
Fixing up Miss Chrissy's Home
Let Us Be Illumined by the Feast of Christ's Resurrection! - 04/20/2014
2014 Holy Saturday Chrismations - 04/19/2014
Do Not Lament Me O Mother, Seeing Me in the Tomb... - 04/18/2014
Travelling to venerate the icon of the Theotokos "Softener of Evil Hearts" - 04/05/2014
Veneration of the Cross 2014 - 03/23/2014