Philips Lecture Series

The parish of St. Andrew has been blessed to receive a generous donation from the estate of one of our families to establish an Orthodox speaker’s series. Specifically, under the direction of the estate of Anne Phillips, a trust was created to fund a speakers program at St. Andrews Church, resulting in the establishment of the Anne and Theodore Phillips Paschal Lecture Series. The overarching theme of this series is: The Ancient Christian Faith Speaks to the Modern World.


6TH Annual Anne and Theodore Philips Paschal Lecture Series


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2014: "Creationism, Evolution, and Salvation: an Orthodox Christian Discussion" by Protodeacon Andrey Kuraev, interpreted by V. Rev. Victor Potapov

2013: "Windows into Heaven, Mirrors to the Soul: Icons in the History of Byzantium and the Theology of the Christian East". Featuring: Aphrodie Peponis, Images of Orthodoxy; Dr. Elena Boeck, Associate Profesor in the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at DePaul University; Anna Lambros, Orthodox Iconographer

2012: Archimandrite Meletios Webber- Abbot, St. John of San Francisco Monastery, Manton, California spoke about "Finding Silence in a Noisy World: The Role of the Monastery in Modern day Orthodoxy in America".
To Listen to the Podcast of the Lecture on Ancient Faith Radio, please follow this link | Click Here

2011: Father Stanley Harakas spoke about "Orthodoxy and Bioethics: Abortion, Stem-Cell Research and Euthanasia"

2010: Bishop Savas Zembillas spoke about "Threat or Opportunity? Orthodoxy and Social Media"
For an audio of the presentation, click below.

For a video taken by Bishop Savas during Orthros, click here

Saturday, January 10: 3-8PM

Sunday, January 11: 12-3PM

Upcoming Events

St. Luke
Oct 18
Oct 18 9 am
Oct 18 10 am
Philoptochos Meeting
Oct 18 6:30 pm
St. Andrew's GOAL Basketball
Oct 19 6 pm
Sandwich Making for Sarah's Circle
Oct 20 10:30 am
Greek School
Oct 21 9:45 am

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“Feeding the Hungry” 

Philoptochos is once again participating in a National Philoptochos initiative that is committed to serve 1,000,000 meals nationwide by the National Clergy Laity in July 2018. Our Philoptochos served over 21,000 meals by the 2016 Clergy Laity. You can help with this cause by filling the container in the Narthex or gym.  For donating product, becoming a part of the team, or other information, please contact Vicki Karagianis at 773-327-3194 or Vonnie Karafotias at  Let's help those in need!!

St. Andrew's Food Pantry

Please help us restock our food pantry with non-perishable item.
It is helpful if the canned goods have a flip top lid.
Monetery donations will also be accepted