Welcome to Saints Joachim and Anna Orthodox Christian Church!


A mission parish of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), Diocese of the west.

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St Alexander the Patriarch of Constantinople

Dinner & Evening Prayers

Join us for a potluck dinner, friendly discussion and evening prayers. We will pray the evening Compline service.

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Vespers

Vespers is the evening prayer service in the Orthodox Church which prepares the faithful for the Divine Liturgy the next morning.

Blog


  • Venerable Herman of Alaska, Wonderworker of All America
    August 9, 2016
    Herman of Alaska, Wonderworker of All America

    A spiritual mission was organized in 1793, made up of monks of the Valaam Monastery. They were sent to preach the Word of God to the native inhabitants of northwestern America, who only ten years before had come under the sovereignty of Russia. Saint Herman was among the members of this Mission.

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  • The Holy Transfiguration of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ
    August 6, 2016
    The Holy Transfiguration of our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ

    The Evangelist Luke points this out and reveals this more clearly saying: “Now it came to pass about eight days after these words, that He took Peter and John and James, and went up the mountain to pray. And as He prayed, His countenance was altered, and His raiment became a radiant white” (Luke 9:28-29).

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