Special Announcements & Events

Diocese Update - January 2020

January 16, 2020
Each month, the Diocese Missions Council will send out a monthly email to update the faithful of our Diocese with upcoming events and other relevant information for our Diocese with the goal of increasing communication within our Diocese. Events & Announcements will also be posted on the Diocese Website, Facebook Page, and Google Calendar. Please share this email with your parish and encourage all to sign up for this list. Read more »

Orthodox Christian Witness Program: Spiritual Pilgrimage

January 03, 2020
Update about the Witness Program: In this difficult time, we will not be offering in person meetings for either Round Table or the Retreat, in order contain the virus during this pandemic season, as doctors and officials in our country and around Read more »

Christmas Concert - Dec 8, 2019

November 17, 2019
St. Mary Orthodox Church in Central Square presents a Christmas Concert of Christmas Carols and Hymns from the Eastern and Western Christian traditions featuring: Arabic Choir of the Theotokos, Boston Byzantine Choir, St. Romanos the Melodist Byzantine Choir, and a Carol Sing-a-long with St. Mary’s Parish Choir. Read more »

Patronal Feast Day Celebration

August 05, 2019
The Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos is our patronal feast day here at St. Mary’s. Join us in celebration on Wednesday, August 14 for an evening vigil and community dinner! Read more »

Diocese Announcements - February 2019

February 15, 2019
https://mailchi.mp/83587db6a55f/january-2019-update-2331857?e=454cc5c603 Read more »

Diocese Lenten Retreat - Saturday, March 30

February 01, 2019
We are so excited to welcome back His Grace Bishop ANTHONY of Toledo & the Midwest as our Keynote Speaker for the annual Lenten Retreat which will be held on Saturday March 30, 2019 at St. George Church in West Roxbury. This event is sponsored by the Diocese Antiochian Women, and will begin with Divine Liturgy at 9:00 am and conclude with Great Vespers at 3:00 pm. Read more »

Concert: 'The Twelve Days of Christmas' on Jan 6, 2018

December 25, 2017
The 'Twelve Days of Christmas' Concert will take place on Saturday January 6, 2018 starting at 5pm. The Boston Byzantine Choir will take us on a journey of sacred chant through the 12 Days of Christmas as celebrated in the East starting with the Nativity and ending with Epiphany. Read more »

Building Social Justice Ministry Teams in the Church

August 30, 2017
Save the date for a training session on building social justice ministry teams in the church on September 16, 2017 at St. Mary Orthodox Church in Cambridge, MA. More information will be forthcoming Read more »

Patronal Feast Day Celebration

August 01, 2017
The Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos is our patronal feast day here at St. Mary’s. For the two weeks before the Feast, until August 14, we fast in preparation for the Feast. Read more »

St. Mary's Annual Holy Friday Retreat

April 12, 2016
St. Mary's Annual Holy Friday Retreat is Friday, April 29 this year from 9:30am-12:30pm. A great day for fellowship and quiet reflection. Contact Trish Orlovsky for RSVP and questions. Read more »