"I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, 'Make straight the way of the Lord,' as the prophet Isaiah said." John 1:23
The community of Saint John's Greek Orthodox Church is located on 77 Montauk Highway in Blue Point NY. St John's was the first Christian Orthodox community established in Suffolk county in 1940. Through the Grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and the dedication, of countless people St John's has evolved from a community of 40 families to several hundred. With Love, Humility and Hard Work we continue the work of our forefathers to Spread the Good News and to expand our Faith, our Church and our community.
Office Hours - Autumn to Spring
Monday to Friday 8:45 am - 3:00 pm & Friday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Sundays by appointment only.
Please call the office at 631-363-6450 to schedule an appointment
Services & Events Schedule
Upcoming Services & Programs: HOLY WEEK 2016
Saturday April 23 - Saturday of Lazarus - Orthros 9:00 am & Divine Liturgy 9:30 am. Special Liturgy for all children to receive Holy Communion. Breakfast, Paschal Egg Hunt & Palm Cross Making following services.
Sunday April 24 - Palm Sunday - Orthros 9:00 am & Divine Liturgy 10:15 am. **Please try to be at the Church for at the start of Divine Liturgy for the blessing of the Palms.** Family fish luncheon following services, please join us!
Bridgegroom Service - 7:00 pm.
Monday April 25 - Holy Monday - Bridgegroom Service - 7:00 pm.
Tuesday April 26 - Holy Tuesday - Bridgegroom Service with the Hymn of Kassiani - 7:00 pm.
Wednesday April 27 - Holy Wednesday - Pre-Sanctified Liturgy - 10:00 am.
Holy Unction - 6:00 pm.
Thursday April 28 - Holy Thursday - Divine Liturgy of the Last Supper - 7:00 am.
The Passion & Crucifixion of Our Lord - 7:00 pm.
Decorating the Epitaphio - 10:30 pm.
Friday April 29 - Holy Friday - The Royal Hours - 10:00 am.
Memorial Service in Front of the Kouvouklion - 2:30 pm.
Apokathelosis - 3:00 pm.
Lamentation and Procession of the Epitaphios - 7:00 pm.
Saturday April 30 - Holy Saturday - Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil - 9:00 am.
Orthros of the Resurrection - 11:00 pm.
Resurrection Anastasi Service - 12:00 pm. **A Light meal will be served in the Cultural Center Following Services.**
Sunday May 1 - Agape Vesper Service - 12:00 pm.
Synaxis of the Twelve Holy Apostles: Peter, Andrew, James & John the sons of Zebedee, Phillip, Bartholomew, Thomas, Matthew, James the son of Alphaeus, Jude the brother of James, Simon & Matthias; Michael the New Martyr of Athens