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Welcome to Saint Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church

Irvine, California

“Make love your aim.”  1 Corinthians 14:1

What is the Orthodox Church?

The Orthodox Christian Faith has much to offer the world, and yet it is unknown to most American Christians.  St. Paul’s offers education classes for adults,  Bible studies, digital resources, and more
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Attend a Worship Service

Whether you are Orthodox or not, we invite you to join us for worship on Sunday.  The main service is the Divine Liturgy, which begins at 10:00 am.   See schedule of services for more information

Prayer

“Prayer is the test of everything. If prayer is right everything is right.” – St. Theophan the Recluse (1815-1894)  Read more about learning how to pray…

Worship Services

Every Sunday Morning Prayer 9:00 am
Divine Liturgy 10:00 am
Monday,
February 27th
Great Compline – 6:00 pm
Wednesday,
March 1st
Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts – 6:00 pm
Friday,
March 3rd
 Salutations to the Theotokos – 7:00 pm
Saturday,
March 4th
Miracle of the Kollyva of St. Theodore the Recruit
Morning Prayer, 9:00 am
Divine Liturgy, 10:00 am

Events

  • Friday,  March 3rd – 6:00 pm
    Soup at Six!
    Free Lenten meal before “Salutations at Seven”

  • Saturday, March 11th
    11:00 am – 3:00 pm
    St. Paul’s Women’s Retreat with Presvytera Donna Pappas

“Love one another”
John 13:34
“If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.”
Matthew 16:24
“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”
John 1.1

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