Free Thanksgiving Dinner
THANKSGIVING GIFT. The community that brings you the Oakland Greek Festival is opening its doors once again only this time instead of serving its usual Greek treats, you are invited for a free Thanksgiving meal. “We invite all of our neighbors, friends and supporters to enjoy this meal,” said Fr. Thomas Zaferes of the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Ascension. “If you do not have family to spend the Thanksgiving holiday, please join us. If you are alone or have any financial difficulty please accept our hospitality. If you want an opportunity to celebrate Thanksgiving with new friends, please accept ...
Golf Tournament 2015
The 47th Annual Ascension Cathedral Golf Tournament in memory of John F. Andronico will take place Monday, August 31, 2015 at the Sequoyah Golf & Country Club in Oakland, California. For more details on this event and to sign up online, please visit our main page for the tournament, here. Also available are an advertising request form and a hole sponsorship form.
Sermon Library: Recorded Sermons!
Father Tom is now recording his sermons, and we're posting them to our Sermon Library. We expect to continue recording all sermons given at Ascension Cathedral, so the Sermon Library will be the place to download or listen to those. We are also posting transcripts of these sermons, for those who prefer to read them. These will be posted within a day or so of the sermon audio files. You will need the in order to read these files. A link to the Sermon Library may permanently be found beneath the calendar on the Home page of the Ascension Cathedral ...
Light a Candle!
Have you ever wanted to just come by the church to light a candle & pray for someone? Feel like you don't have time to come all the way to church to do this? Well now you can do it online! The American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA has an online candle lighting program that anyway can use, at any time! Just click on the picture below! God Bless you and may Christ our Lord & Savior and all of the saints intercede for us! Instructions: When you get to the website ...
Dear Friends of Ascension Cathedral, Ever wish you could do something more to support the Cathedral, but feel like you're already giving all you can? Here's a new way to support our church: eScrip. Through this program, certain businesses that you shop at will contribute a percentage of your purchases to the Cathedral. You don't pay anything extra for this - you just shop as you normally would. A short list of participating businesses is attached, which includes Andronico's and Safeway, among many others. There is also a more complete list of businesses online with details on how much they ...
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