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


Weekly Services

Please check monthly calendar for any changes

Sunday
8:20 am Orthros
9:30 am Divine Liturgy
10:30 Church School (May 19 last day for summer)

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

CHRIST IS RISEN!  INDEED, HE IS RISEN!

Scripture Readings
Announcements

Last day of Sunday morning Church School is May 19

Church School graduation is Sunday June 2 outside on patio

Women's Group meeting on Sunday June 2 also

Parish Council Updates can be found here

Stewardship Calling Ministry updates can be found here

Be sure to click on the Ministries tab above and check out our Ministry Groups!

2019 Diocese LA & West: Parish Life Conference, July 1-7, La Jolla

2019 Archdiocese Convention, July 21-28, Grand Rapids, MI

Antiochian Orthodox Church Camp: Camp Three Holy Youths, June 16-21, facebook


Stewardship supports Ss Peter & Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church (online donations are safe & secure)

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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