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St Anthony of the Desert

Orthodox Christian Mission

Las Cruces, New Mexico

Fr Gabriel

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Welcome to St Anthony of the Desert. Please visit us! We welcome visitors in a spirit of Christian love.
Vespers are at 5:00pm Saturdays, the Divine Liturgy is at 9:30am Sundays. Both are followed with fellowship and food.

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Most Recent Article

Mar24

Notes on The Way of a Pilgrim

Written in the first person by an anonymous Russian with few possessions or needs, this book became a classic text in Russia in the 19th century. It did not appear in English until 1930, in the edition translated by R. M. French, sponsored by the Episcopal Book Club, with forward by Bishop Walter Frere, founder of the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield, England, and Bishop of Truro prior to his death in 1938.

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Mar24

Facing down the elephants in the room

Until the last century, Jews had no reason to trust Christians. From the time of the Byzantine Emperor Justinian, Jews were systematically excluded from society. In the Islamic world, the Pact of Umar limited Jewish participation in society. The Holocaust marked the turning point to an international movement of re-thinking a very bad history and changing it toward the future.

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Parish Calendar

Regular Worship Schedule

Sunday
9:00am | Third and Sixth Hours
9:30am | Divine Liturgy
Coffee hour fellowship after Liturgy
Saturday
4:00pm | Sacrament of Repentance
5:00pm | Vespers
6:00pm | Sacrament of Repentance
Holy Day
Services
6:00pm | Lenten Services
6:00pm | Vesperal Liturgy on the Eve of a Feast

518 N. Alameda Avenue
Las Cruces NM 88046
corner of Hadley and Alameda
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