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 9:00am Sundays. Both are followed with fellowship and food.

Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission
Orthodox Christian Mission

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Most Recent Article

Nov01

But then again, I’m not Jewish

I was thrilled as a young boy to watch the beginnings and the early growth of Israel reborn. I knew of the Holocaust; I had seen pictures of people suffering and dead in the camps that sent shivers up my spine. My brothers had fought in World War II.

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Nov23

Seeking New Faith after the Age of Belief

When I was in college two very popular books were The Age of Faith by historian Will Durant and The Age of Belief by the philosopher Anne Freemantle. We studied them both. They referred to the medieval period.

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Parish Calendar

Regular Worship Schedule

Sunday
8:30am | Third and Sixth Hours
9:00am | Divine Liturgy
Coffee hour fellowship after Liturgy
Saturday
4:30pm | Sacrament of Repentance
5:00pm | Vespers
6:00pm | Breaking bread fellowship
Eve
of
Feast
7:00pm | Vesperal Liturgy

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