Dormition of the Theotokos

The Dormition of the Mother of God is a Great Feast of the Eastern Orthodox,  which commemorates the “falling asleep” or death of Mary the Theotokos (“Mother of God”, literally translated as God-bearer), and her bodily resurrection before being taken up into heaven. It is celebrated August 15.     GREAT FEASTS IN THE EASTERN ORTHODOX CHURCH

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St. Sophia Akathist Prayers for Children

Join us on the first Tuesday of every month to pray the Akathist to the Mother of God, Nurturer of Children. This Akathist is a “sweet, yet powerful, prayer service for anyone who desires to pray for a son, daughter, or godchild. The prayer is an offering to the Mother...

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