• 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 2018

The Saint Barbara parish now offers a one-day mini-festival in the Spring on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Experience the wonderful Greek cuisine  and pastries of our fabulous chefs!  

Plan to join us and meet friends and family in Saint Barbara Social Hall to dine Greek style or take home some of your favorites!


Mustard Seed Faith Group for Adults

Join us for the next gathering of the Mustard Seed Faith Group for Adults on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Saint Barbara Grand Ballroom, as we welcome the Very Rev. Anastasios Kihali, a  missionary priest and professor in Kenya and learn about the work of the Orthodox Church in Africa.


Saint Barbara Scholarships

Through the generosity of Saint Barbara parishioners a number of scholarships are available annually to college and graduate students from the Saint Barbara parish. Since 1990 several hundred scholarships have been awarded under the Saint Barbara and AHEPA scholarship program.  Descriptions of the available scholarships can be seen by clicking on the link above.  Completed applications must be returned to the Church Office by April 30, 2018.  Applications are available by clicking here.


Saint Barbara Taverna Night

Join us on Sunday, May 20, 2018 for our 12th Annual Taverna Night and enjoy an night of wonderful food and entertainment from 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. featuring Yiorgo Karatzas and Athenian Entertainment.  

All you can eat: Lamb, Pork & Chicken Souvlaki, Potatoes, Rice, Greek String Beans, Horiatiki Salad and Appetizers of Fried Calamari, Spanakopita, Greek Meatballs and more.  For more information click here.


Odyssey Greek Dancers

Sign up to be part of our Odyssey Dance Troupe.  Open to Saint Barbara parishioners ages 7-10 to participate on three different levels.

Senior Level: Students entering grades 9-12 (ages 14-18)

Intermediate Level: Students entering grades 6-8 (ages 11-13)

Junior Level: Students entering grades 2-5 (ages 7-10)

Download the Registration Form by clicking here. 


Saint Barbara GOYA Sweatshirts

Order your Saint Barbara GOYA sweatshirts by Sunday, March 18, 2018.  The classic design features an embroidered Saint Barbara GOYA logo on the left and the embroidered name of the GOYAn or parent on the right.  The sweatshirt is a 50% cotton heavy duty and gray in color.  Download the order form here.


Join Our Parish List Servers

Get updated on all the news and information about our parish by subscribing to our parish's email listservers here.


Online Stewardship

You can now make your 2017 Stewardship pledge online.  Simply click here to go to our online pledge form and make your monthly stewardship pledge with your credit card.




 

 2018 Stewardship:


Parish Publications:

Winter 2018


2018 Ad Journal


Upcoming Events and Services

Τῳ Σάββατῳ πρὸ της Πεντηκοστής

May 26

The Saturday of Souls

May 26

Saturday of Souls

May 26

Orthros

May 26 9 am

Divine Liturgy

May 26 10 am

Pentecost Sunday

May 27

See more on our Calendar Page »


2018 Lenten Services

Holy Week Services

SuperCamp 2018
Holy Friday Luminaria

Upcoming Events 

Dinner Dance

Annual Ad Book

Grief & Wellness Group

Reading Group

 


Registration Forms 

Sunday School

Greek Language School

Adult Greek School

Basketball

Volleyball

Adult Basketball

GOYA Fall Retreat


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