Ss Peter and Paul Orthodox Church
Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
Ben Lomond, California
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What is the Sacrament of Confession?

Confession is part of the process of "repentance" -- which is the essence of the Christian life.
Repentance is a change of heart usually with corresponding changes of behavior or attitude.

Repentance includes at least the following: 1) Awareness; 2) Sorrow and Contrition; 3) Confession; and 4) Struggle to Change. It may often include making amends or a penance (see below). Without Confession, repentance is incomplete.  Confession is a verbal acknowlegment of "falling short" of what we are called to be.     ...Click here to continue


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Sunday
8:20 am Orthros
9:30 am Divine Liturgy
(Church School has ended for the summer)

Tuesday
6:00 am (Readers) Orthros

Wednesday
6:00 pm Vespers
(Paraklesis 4th Wed)

Thursday

9:00 am Divine Liturgy

Saturday
6:00 pm Great Vespers

7:00 pm Compline

Sunday of the Holy Fathers (Sunday July 14)

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2019 Archdiocese Convention, July 21-28, Grand Rapids, MI

Reverend Father Nathan Thompson - Pastor
Ss Peter & Paul Antiochian Orthodox Church
P.O. Box 458       
(9980 Highway 9)
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
Email: 
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