Syriac Orthodox faithful often gets challenged by the relevance of Good Friday Services in today's busy world. How can anyone attend a service for more than six hours, that too on a working/business day? An in-depth understanding of the Syriac Orthodox Good Friday liturgy gives a definite answer to this. When we understand the imagery and mystery in the service, we will find the service very beautiful and length truly justified.
Every Saturday during lent we will be having Evening prayer. Each of these Saturday's we will meditate on the words of Christ from the Cross. This Saturday we will be thinking about John 19:30 - When Jesus had received the wine, he said, "It is finished;" and he bowed his head and handed over the spirit.
Come and join us as we celebrate the most important feast of the year - the Resurrection of our Lord. Also know as Easter. We will start with Evening Prayer and it will be followed by Easter Liturgy and Holy Qurbono.
Come and join the MGSOSA youth in the area. There will be a $5 fee to cover the cost of the retreat. The theme of the retreat is "Set Apart" - Romans 12:2 - "Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and prove what God's will is."