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
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Most Recent Article

Sep30

From Community to the Supermarket Divider

I was at the supermarket the other day and the person behind me quietly slipped the divider between his collection of goods and mine. We talked for a moment about the significance of that divider and I’ve thought about it since.

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Oct15

Ethnicity does not come before the Faith

Orthodoxy has never been limited to ethnic boundaries. We are on record as declaring such a limitation to be an affront to the faith and, in fact, a heresy. The church is for people of all backgrounds; that was part of its genius in the early centuries.

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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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