Special Announcements & Events

The Body as Ritual Space: St. Maximos the Confessor and the Architecture of Deification

March 17, 2022
The Pappas Patristic Institute at HCHC invites you to a public lecture to inaugurate the 2022 Colloquium on the Mystagogy of St Maximos the Confessor. In this lecture, Fr Maximos Constas will explore St Maximos’s commentary on the Divine Liturgy known as the Mystagogy, with special attention to the way in which the liturgical space of the church is mapped onto the interior space of the soul in a reciprocal exchange of sacred architecture and the body. Read more »

2022 Diocesan Lenten Retreat

March 17, 2022
All are invited to attend the annual Diocese Lenten Retreat on Saturday, March 26 sponsored by the Diocese of Worcester & New England Antiochian Women. We are very excited to welcome Demetrios Katos as the Keynote Speaker for 2022! Demetrios is the Director of Giving and College Initiatives at Northeastern University, and he received his Ph.D. in religion from the Catholic University of America. Prior to coming to Northeastern, he was the Dean of Hellenic College in Brookline, MA. Read more »

Sunday of Orthodoxy 2022

March 09, 2022
This year, please join us on Sunday, March 13, 2022 at 5pm at St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Jamaica Plain, MA for the annual Pan-Orthodox Celebration of Vespers for the Sunday of Orthodoxy.  Read more »

IOCC Ukraine Relief Fund

March 02, 2022
In response to the crisis in Ukraine, IOCC is working with partners in country and across the region to help address immediate needs, while looking ahead and planning for longer-term aid. Read more »

COVID Update - November 22, 2021

January 30, 2022
In view of the recent uptick in COVID cases, particularly the increase in children 5-9 years of age in Massachusetts as reported on the national news on November 22, 2021 and the upcoming holidays, the Covid Committee and Father Antony have met and decided the following effective November 28, 2021. Read more »

COVID Update - August 2, 2021

August 06, 2021
Based on reports of various medical expert reports, the Delta variant is highly transmissible. As a result, the COVID Committee has unanimously decided that it is better to be cautious to not only protect all parishioners but to make all who attend church feel at ease Read more »

COVID Update - July 12, 2021

July 13, 2021
If you are fully vaccinated, you are not required to wear a mask. Please understand that some parishioners who are vaccinated have chosen to continue to wear a mask. This is a personal preference. All who are not vaccinated, including children, must be masked. 
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2021 PLC

May 25, 2021
Our annual Diocese Parish Life Celebration will be held at St. George Cathedral in Worcester, June 4-5, 2021. Join us online or in-person (following local COVID guidelines). All events are free to attend, but we do ask that you register in advance so we can plan for in-person attendance and send zoom links to those that wish to attend virtually. Read more »

COVID Update - May 20, 2021

May 21, 2021
In view of Governor Baker's recently issued order, lifting the COVID restrictions as of May 29, 2021, the COVID Committee has met and is providing you with the decision reached as to implementation. Read more »

Diocese Update - May 2021

May 13, 2021
Latest updates from the Diocese of Worcester Read more »