• A community of faith, Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, Orange, CT

  • Growing in faith and knowledge of Jesus Christ through Holy Scripture and Holy Tradition.

  • Glorifying the Holy Resurrection of our Savior

  • We work together diligently celebrating cultural, educational, and community awareness in the Greater New Haven area and to the world.

  • We build the bridge between generations of all ages exemplifying unity in Christ in all we do.

  • We honor and appreciate those who have been exemplary in their service to Christian ministry.

Welcome to

St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church

"Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

Through this web site, we are pleased to be able to introduce you to the same worship and fellowship as it is expressed in the life of our Church. If you are a steward of our parish, or are considering joining our community, these web pages will acquaint you with what our parish offers.  We pray that you will enjoy learning more about the Orthodox Church and our parish and welcome you to join us in worship as we continue our Journey of Faith.  We hope the information on this site will provide you with daily inspiration to follow the commandments of God as we all strive to seek salvation and live life in the Light of the Resurrection of Christ.


Taste of Greece - Saturday, March 2, 2019

The Saint Barbara Parish will host its annual one-day "Taste of Greece" Festival  on Saturday, March 2 from 11 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. in the community's Ballroom.  The event features our wonderfully prepared Greek cuisine and Pastries.  Eat-in or take food with you to enjoy at home.  The parish's Book & Icon Store and a Greek Market will also be open throughout the day. 

Free Admission.  Free on-site Parking.  Click here to view this year's menu.


Regional GOYA Retreat

The Saint Barbara Parish will host the Regional GOYA 'Teen' Lenten Retreat "Taking the First step: Beginning the Lenten Journey on Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 2 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Join us as examine our relationship with God, Ourselves and Others.

Click here to view the flier for the retreat.


Family Lenten Retreat

The Saint Barbara Parish will host its annual Family Retreat on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Saint Barbara Grand Ballroom.  

Come and appreciate the Blessing of the Five Loaves and the Blessings in your Life.  Each participant is asked to bring their own apron and mixing bowl.

Click here to view the flier for the retreat.


Sunday School Catechetical Program

The phiolosophy of the Saint Barbara Sunday School program is based on a Chirstocentric approach, which prepares the students with priciples of the Orthodox Faith, encouraging them to grow in God's service.  Our program seeks to build a solid foundation for the children of our community through exemplary lessons in the teaching and worship practices of the Greek Orthodox Faith.  

Click on the image to the left to view the Sunday School Handbook.  Click here to view the Registration Form.


Greek Language School

The philosophy of the Saint Barbara Greek Language School Program is based on a desire to offer our parishioners, who have a longing to become versed in the Greek Language, a loving, caring and supportive environment that will nurture the desire to learn and excel in their study of the Greek Language.  

Click on the image to the left to view the Greek Language School Handbook.  Click here to view the Registration Form.

 

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Online Stewardship

You can now make your 2018 Stewardship pledge online.  Simply click here to go to our online pledge form and make your monthly stewardship pledge with your credit card.




 

 

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Parish Publications:

Winter 2018


2019 Ad Journal


Upcoming Events and Services

Wednesday of Prodigal Son

Feb 20

Τετάρτη τοῦ Ἀσώτου

Feb 20

Πέμπτη τοῦ Ἀσώτου

Feb 21

Thursday of Prodigal Son

Feb 21

Koulourakia - T o G

Feb 21 4:30 pm

Greek Language School

Feb 21 4:30 pm

See more on our Calendar Page »


Upcoming Events 

Annual Gala

Annual Ad Book

Grief & Wellness Group

Reading Group

JOY Events Flier


Registration Forms 

Sunday School

Greek Language School

Adult Greek School

Basketball

Volleyball

Adult Basketball

GOYA Fall Retreat

 


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