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     Welcome to St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church of Vicksburg, Mississippi

     We are the oldest Antiochian Orthodox Church in Mississippi, having been established in 1906.  Worldwide, the Orthodox Church is the second largest of all Christian denominations, with over 300 million followers.  Our faith can be traced back to its beginnings during the days of Christ, and has remained unchanged throughout history.  Our parish consists of various ethnic backgrounds and a considerable number of our members are converts to Orthodoxy.  We are a small, warm church community of dedicated Christians, made up of people who care for each other and enjoy working alongside each other on various activities throughout the year.

     We invite you to explore St. George through this web site and, more importantly, by actually visiting Divine Liturgy and other services to discover the Faith once delivered by Christ and His Apostles.  Come to St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, where we will always welcome you.

Go here to read the history of our parish.

     Also, please click here to discover more about Orthodox Christianity.

Click here to learn about the Early Church Fathers,
their writings and their lives.
 

Service Schedule and Map
 

 
Our regular service schedule is as follows:
 
Sunday
09:30AM  Orthros
10:30AM  Divine Liturgy
 
Saturday
05:30PM  Great Vespers
 
The Sacrament of Confession is available before and after each service as well as by appointment.  Please contact Father Amin as necessary.
 
 
Other special services and events throughout the year are found on this HOME page or in the Weekly Bulletin.

 
 Click here for a map to St. George.
Then, use the "Directions" button
to input your beginning address.
 
 LITTLE WARRIORS PAGES
 
We are proud of our Sunday School Little Warriors and how they are so involved in St George Church.  The links below will take you to the Reports page and to the Little Warriors Booklet page where you can read the Booklet that shows what the Little Warriors have been doing and will be doing.
 
As a reminder, Father Amin is available all day, every day, at one of the phone numbers found on the CONTACT US page of this web site.  Please contact him if you or your loved ones need prayers, counseling, visitations, confessions, or for any other spiritual need.

For extensive information about the Antiochian Orthodox Church, click on
these links:  Our Archdiocese, Our Diocese.  Also, click here to read about
the life of St. George on the web site of the St. George Orthodox Church of
Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
You may click on the pictures, below, of Metropolitan JOSEPH and Bishop ANTOUN to read about them.  Also, click here to read Metropolitan Joseph's Enthronement Speech.

Click the link for an excellent discussion of The Twelve Great Feasts of The Orthodox Church on the Antiochian web site.

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Click here to read an article on The Cross, written by our own Father Michael Baroudy of St. George, and here to read about The Ascension, written by another priest of St. George, Father Theodore Ziton.

See Parish Life Conference photos on the OUR YOUTH page, here.

Click here to read the Spring 2016 issue of DIAKONIA.

Access the St. George Orthodox Church Facebook page by clicking here.

Do you know about The Daily Readings Mobile App for your mobile device?  With it, you can find the Epistle and Gospel readings we hear in Church each Sunday, fasting information, lives of the saints, and much more.  It is available for many devices in free or pay versions.  Click on the link to find out which devices access it and how to get it.

 

 
Special Notes:
 
We will make Holy Bread on Saturday, July 30th, beginning at 10:00AM.
 
Vesperal Divine Liturgy will be on Friday, August 5th, at 7:00PM.
 
Thanks to eveyone who helped make the covered dish retirement lunch for Father John a success.
 
We continue to thank the Little Warriors for their various contributions to our church activities and services.
 
A big thanks goes to all those who helped make the Lebanese Dinner a huge success.  There have been many wonderful compliments from the community.
 
We need volunteers for Holy Bread.  Please check with Mary Jo.
 


 
 
 
The St. George Directory and the 2016 Calendar are available in Baroudy Hall, or you may ask a board member for one.
 
Parish Council members for 2016 elected by the parish on January 10th are Mickey Fedell, Janice Strickland, Gary Thomas, and Jeff West (appointed by Father John.)  Officers for 2016 are Mary Jo Wright, President; Gregory Thomas, Vice-President; Janet Rantisi, Secretary; Rhonda Wright, Treasurer.  Other council members are Rick Hardy, Julie Nosser, Mary Louise Nosser, and Lester Tzotzolas.  Father Amin is, of course, a permanent, non-voting, member.
 
Continue to pray for Fr. John's and Kh. Cheryl's full recovery.  If you can help them in any way, please contact them at their home.  Many thanks to all who have helped!
 
 
 
 

 
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