St Anthony of the Desert

Orthodox Christian Mission

Las Cruces, New Mexico

Fr Gabriel

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St Anthony of the Desert

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

Dec30

Replacement Theology

I received an inquiry from a listener regarding replacement theology.  It was sent with along with reference to a recent article that associated contemporary anti-Israel sentiment with this historic problem and position in the church.

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Feb23

Finding the Right Words to Begin Lent Anew

The Orthodox Church does not begin Lent with Ash Wednesday. In our tradition Lent comes on slow. First we contemplate pride and forgiveness and repentance and God’s love over a couple Sundays. Then we observe a Sunday when we give up meat for the season.

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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
4:30pm | 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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