Ss Peter and Paul Orthodox Church
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
Ben Lomond, California
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What is the Sacrament of Confession?

Confession is part of the process of "repentance" -- which is the essence of the Christian life.
Repentance is a change of heart usually with corresponding changes of behavior or attitude.

Repentance includes at least the following: 1) Awareness; 2) Sorrow and Contrition; 3) Confession; and 4) Struggle to Change. It may often include making amends or a penance (see below). Without Confession, repentance is incomplete.  Confession is a verbal acknowlegment of "falling short" of what we are called to be.     ...Click here to continue


2019 Fall Gathering


October 25 - 27, 2019

hosted by
Ss Peter & Paul Church,
Ben Lomond
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Questions? Email us at:
FallGathering2019@gmail.com
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Weekly Services

Please check monthly calendar for any changes

Sunday
8:20 am Orthros
9:30 am Divine Liturgy
10:20 Sunday School



Tuesday
6:00 am (Readers) Orthros

Wednesday
6:00 pm Vespers
(Paraklesis 4th Wed)

Thursday

9:00 am Divine Liturgy

Saturday
6:00 pm Great Vespers

7:00 pm Compline

Beheading of John the Baptist (August 29)

Scripture Readings
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Announcements

Summer BBQs on the patio are coming to an end: Aug 31st is our last one for the year.  Don't miss it!

Church Work Days:  lets all pitch in to prepare for the Fall Gathering

Sunday School starts on September 1st

2019 Fall Gathering, October 25-27, Ben Lomond

Reverend Father Nathan Thompson - Pastor
Ss Peter & Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church
P.O. Box 458       
(9980 Highway 9)
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
Email: 
pastorssppaoc@gmail.com

Office Phone: (831) 336-2228
Office Email:  ChurchOffice@ssppaoc.org

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