Assumption of the Holy Virgin Church
Orthodox Church in America
Clifton, NJ
Valentine Dinner/Cabaret

The Valentine Dinner Dance was a great success, enjoyed by all! Thank you to all who helped prepare, serve, clean, entertain & attended the event.

Archbishop Michael, Fr. Terence & Mat. Barbara, Deacon Stephan & Reader Aryan enjoying the occasion
Archbishop Michael, Fr. Terence & Mat. Barbara, Deacon Stephan & Reader Aryan enjoying the occasion
Archbishop Michael, Fr. Terence & Mat. Barbara, Deacon Stephan & Reader Aryan enjoying the occasion
Father Terence & Matushka Barbara
Father Terence & Matushka Barbara
Father Terence & Matushka Barbara
The Dinner Chef, Tony with Janet, Charles & Mat. Barbara
The Dinner Chef, Tony with Janet, Charles & Mat. Barbara
The Dinner Chef, Tony with Janet, Charles & Mat. Barbara
Hierarchical Divine Liturgy by Archbishop Michael & Blessing of Sub-deacon Christopher
Most Reverend Archbishop Michael Annual Pastoral Visit

Congratulations to Sub-deacon Christopher & his family on the blessing given to him by Archbishop Michael on the Sunday of the Last Judgement, 2018!

Subdeacon Christopher Chasse is a resident of Verona NJ. He graduated from Caldwell University in May of 2015 with a double major in History and English as both a member of the school's scholar's program and four honor's societies. Currently he is working towards his MA in History at William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ. Christopher has been a member of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin Orthodox Church in Clifton since 2015 where he serves behind the altar with Fr. Terence Baz and was tonsured a reader in August of 2016.

 

Serving was Deacon Stephan Karlgut, Sub-deacon Mark Federoff and Aryan von Eicken. 
Serving was Deacon Stephan Karlgut, Sub-deacon Mark Federoff and Aryan von Eicken. 
Serving was Deacon Stephan Karlgut, Sub-deacon Mark Federoff and Aryan von Eicken. 
Larry Tosi, Pauline, sister, parents John and Daria Chasse
Larry Tosi, Pauline, sister, parents John and Daria Chasse
Larry Tosi, Pauline, sister, parents John and Daria Chasse
Parish Choir
Parish Choir
Parish Choir
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Blessing
Blessing
Blessing
Wahing of hands
Wahing of hands
Wahing of hands
Blessing
Blessing
Blessing
Breakfast
Breakfast
Breakfast
2018 - Valentine Dinner/Cabaret was a great success. Thank all that came.

Hope to see next time.

Sunday December 24th: Choir Members with Fr. Terence
Service Schedule for the Nativity of Christ
Service Schedule

We hope you can make it to our services for the Nativity of Christ.

Here is our schedule:

  • Sunday, December 24th., the Sunday of the Fore Fathers: Divine Liturgy @ 9:00 AM
  • Coffee Hour as usual afterwards
  • Sunday, December 24th., Christmas Eve: Great Compline & Lytia with Anointing @ 4:00 PM
  • Monday, December 25th., Christmas Day: Divine Liturgy of St. Basil @ 9:00 AM
  • Parish Breakfast to follow in the Parish Hall

Parking is 4 doors down from the Church in Orange Avenue on the right hand side.

All welcome!

The 2017 Yolka: Dec 3rd

We had a very enjoyable Yolka yesterday with the children performing & people singing Nativity Hymns & Carols.

St. Nicholas Fish Dinner Saturday Dec 2nd
Friends with Fr. Terry & Mat. Barbara
Friends with Fr. Terry & Mat. Barbara
Friends with Fr. Terry & Mat. Barbara

As always, the food was really delicious & we had a lot of fun with the prizes. Thanks to the Sisterhood of St. Barbara for all the work they did for this great event!

New Church Roof!

Our new roof was put on this past week from Thursday, November 16th - Saturday, November 18th. Many thanks to the Parish Council who studied the issue & researched the quotes. Also, to the Sisterhood of St. Barbara, the Orange Avenue Theatre Company as well as some private donors who contributed towards the funds needed. The job was done in three days! More photos will follow.

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Anastasia & Shawn 5th Anniversary Un-crowning Blessing
Shawn & Anastasia getting a blessing

Congratulatons to Shawn & Anastasia, with their child Seamus, getting a blessing at the celebration of their 5th wedding anniversary!

Cast Party for our Musical, Sunday October 8th 2017

The cast & supporting adults of the muscial, Joseph & His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, had a great time together as they reflected upon & celebrated the great performances they put on the previous weekend. It was a great time of fellowship & friendship!

The Ice Cream Cake donated by Steve & Diane
The Ice Cream Cake donated by Steve & Diane
The Ice Cream Cake donated by Steve & Diane
Viewing a Slide Show from John S. of the Production
Viewing a Slide Show from John S. of the Production
Viewing a Slide Show from John S. of the Production
31st Annual Beefsteak Dinner

Thanks to all who attended, prepared & worked for our 31st Annual Beefsteak. It was a great success & a lot of fun! Enjoy browsing through the photographs.