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Latest News & Events

Byzantine Christmas

The Greek Orthodox Mission Church of Salem presents CAPPELA ROMANA in a “BYZANTINE CHRISTMAS”, Thursday, December 14th, at 7:30 PM. The world-renowned ensemble will present a multimedia concert with Byzantine Music and Byzantine Art at Blanchet High School, 4373 Market St NE, in Salem. There will be a pre-concert talk given at 6:30 PM. For […]

Holiday Bake Sale

The time is nearing for our annual Greek Pastry and Gift Fair! The dates this year are, Saturday, December 9th, from 11 am-3 pm, and Sunday, December 10th, from 1-4 pm. Enjoy authentic Greek pastry and browse our handmade crafts for unique gifts and stocking stuffers. Savor rich Greek coffee at our Kafenion and partake […]

Orthodox Christian Spirituality

Encyclical of Metropolitan Gerasimos for the Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos

Beloved Brothers and Sisters in the Lord, On this great Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God, our minds first turn to the mystery of her bodily translation to heaven. The story of her Dormition ends in an empty tomb, with her reception into the arms of her Son. As the Kontakion of […]

Encyclical of Archbishop Demetrios for the Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos

August 15, 2017 Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos “The doors of caring do now open unto us, O most blessed Theotokos….” (Theotokion of the Small Paraklesis) To the Most Reverend Hierarchs, the Reverend Priests and Deacons, the Monks and Nuns, the Presidents and Members of the Parish Councils of the Greek Orthodox Communities, […]