Welcome to St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church
We are a parish of the Russian Orthodox Church, a part of the worldwide Orthodox Church founded by our Lord Jesus Christ and spread throughout the world by His holy apostles and their successors. The church is located in Roswell, Georgia, and our parishioners come from all parts of the metropolitan Atlanta area and beyond. We welcome visitors from all over the world...more
How St. Sergius Saved the Moscow Theological Academy - 10/20/19
The Lord, allowing a hopeless situation, pre-arranged a miraculous deliverance, which we will now speak about.
On the Widow of Nain - 10/20/19
A homily by Bishop Tikhon (Shevkunov)
Raising the Son of the Widow - 10/20/19
The Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God - 10/14/19
The help of the Most Holy Mother of God has been clearly shown numerous times, to individuals and to nations, in peace and in war, in monastic deserts and in densely populated cities.
Gregory the Enlightener - 10/13/19
Hieromartyr Gregory is credited with forging the Christian identity of Armenia through conversion from pagan beliefs.
As Ye Would that Men Should Do to You - 10/13/19
Fourteen Facts about the Life and Struggles of Patriarch Tikhon - 10/11/19
1917 began the most complex period in the history of the Russian Church. In great measure thanks to St. Tikhon, the Church survived that era.
Holy Hierarch Innocent of Moscow on His Missionary Journeys - 10/06/19
St Innocent (Veniaminov; 1797-1879), a great missionary, the Apostle of America and Siberia, Metropolitan of Moscow
Conception of St. John the Forerunner - 10/06/19
Excerpt from St. John Chrysostom's Homily on the Conception of St. John the Forerunner
The Miraculous Catch of Fish - 10/06/19
Hieroschemamonk Alexiy, Elder of St. Zosima Hermitage - 10/05/19
Fr. Alexiy’s special character traits were his sociability, accessibility, and attentiveness to all.
For Your Consideration - 10/05/19
A paper by Phillip C. Lucas, Ph.D. on The Challenge of Sectarian Converts to Ethnic Orthodox Churches in the United States
Holy Trinity Monastery needs a new roof - 10/05/19
Holy Trinity Monastery appeals for help in restoring its main building
St. Euphemia the Great Martyr - 09/29/19
A majestic church was built over the grave of St. Euphemia. At this temple the sessions of the Fourth Ecumenical Council took place in the year 451.
St. Ninian - 09/29/19
St. Ninian is acknowledged as Scotland's first saint with the date 397 AD celebrated as the beginning of his mission to his people.
Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost - 09/29/19
The Great Commandment
Ecumenical relations during the Cold War - 09/29/19
The ROCOR, the Moscow Patriarchate, and Their Participation in Ecumenical Assemblies, 1948-1964
Metropolitan Sergius of Nizhny Novgorod - 09/28/19
Deputy Patriarchal Locum Tenens to Metropolitan Peter of Krutitsa
The Exaltation of the Cross - 09/27/19
The Exaltation of the Cross is one of the twelve great feasts of the Church. It commemorates two historical events: first, the finding of the Life-giving Cross in the year 326, and second, its recovery from Persia in 628.
Matushka Barbara Townsend has reposed in the Lord - 09/23/19
On Monday, September 23, Matushka Barbara Townsend, wife of Archpriest John Townsend reposed in the Lord.
Homily on the Nativity of the Theotokos - 09/22/19
by St. Andrew of Crete
Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost - 09/22/19
The Parable of the Wedding Feast
The Parable of the Wedding Feast - 09/22/19
A Homily on St. Matt. 22:1-14
Tuesday, 9 / 22 October
Apostle James, son of Alphaeus
3:00PM- 9th Hour/ Great Vespers/ Compline/ Matins/ First Hour
Wednesday, 10 / 23 October
Synaxis of the Holy Fathers of Optina
9:00AM- Midnight Office/ Hours
10:00AM- Divine Liturgy
Thursday, 11 / 24 October
St. Philip the Deacon/ St. Theophanes
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