Retreat with Fr Demetrios Carellas Saturday Nov 6th

The Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. John The Honorable Forerunner,

with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan +GERASIMOS of San Francisco, would like to announce :

A Saturday Retreat for ALL with Fr. Demetrios Carellas:

Saturday, November 6, 2010

Fr. Demetrios will be speaking on:

“And there now abideth faith, hope and love these three things . . .”(I Cor. 13:13)

Schedule:                Saturday, November 6, 2010

10:00am   Session 1 “Faith”

11:30am   Session 2 “Hope”

*  1:00pm    Lunch

2:00pm   Session 3 “Love”

2:00pm   Session 3 “Love”

** 3:15pm   Clean up and visit the monastery

***  6:00pm   Great Vespers at the Monastery


The cost will be $20  for adults 18 and older; $35 for a family.  You may pay when you arrive.  But… please do not allow cost to deter you from coming!


The sessions will be held at Brooks Memorial State Park Environmental Learning Center  which is located about 1 mile north of the Monastery and 11 miles north of Goldendale, Washington just off Highway 97.

*    Lunch will be included.  Please call (509) 575-0145 so that we may estimate the number to prepare lunch for.

**    Please remember that modest dress is especially required to visit the monastery: long sleeves,  skirt or dress and no shorts.

*** Overnight accommodations at the monastery are very limited.  (509) 773-7141

Rooms may be available at the following motels:

Pine Springs Cabins (across hgwy. from Brooks) 509-773-4434;   Quality Inn 1-800-358-5881, or 509-773-5881;    Ponderosa Motel 509-773-5842

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An Orthodox Christian, whose interests also include, GO, Square Dancing, hiking, exploring, swimming, kayaking, cooking, history, board games. I am the Editor of OrthodoxNorthwest which I hope benefits readers in the NW. I do post Romanian, Greek and Slavic info but I cannot read any of them - hey, I am an American. Would appreciate hearing from readers of the blog. Χριστός Ανέστη! (Anthony)
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