St. George Orthodox Christian Church
5311 Mercer Street | Houston, Texas 77005 | (713) 665-5252
Welcome

St. George Orthodox Christian Church is a community where the Holy Trinity - the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit - are worshiped and preached. We are the continuation of the Church founded by Jesus Christ.  We maintain the True Faith and Holy Tradition handed down from generation to generation from the time of the Apostles.

New! Sunday Divine Liturgy Is Now Streamed Live

Click here to watch the Divine Liturgy Live Stream every Sunday morning at 10a via Facebook.

Previous Live Stream Services are saved on the St. George Houston Facebook page under the "Video" section.

Previous Gospel Readings & Sermons are saved on the St. George website here.

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New St. George Smartphone App

Download our "My Church by echurch" app from the app store (St. George keyword is “SGOCC APP”) or text “SGOCC APP” to 77977.  If you need sign up assistance, see Eddy in the Hall after Liturgy.

Click here to create your login to mySTGEORGE.

Click here for instructions.

Upcoming Events


CHURCH SCHOOL TEACHER RETREAT & WORKSHOP

9:30a-2p Saturday, August 25.  If you are going to teach Church School or would like to learn more about our program, please come to this exciting retreat with speaker Kh. Gigi Shadid.  Please click here for the flyer.


CHURCH SCHOOL REGISTRATION

Church School Registration has begun.  Please register in the hall in person or sign up online.  To sign up online, click here.  Classes begin September 9.


THE SAINT CONSTANTINE SCHOOL

THE SAINT CONSTANTINE SCHOOL (GRADES PRE-K–12):  Houston’s newest classical Orthodox Christian school is still accepting students for most grades Pre-K and K-12.  Study for 2, 3 or 5 days a week at our wooded 6-acre campus near 59, 610 and Westpark Tollway.  Financial aid is available.  Please contact info@saintconstantine.org or call 832-975-7075.  www.saintconstantine.org.

 

THE COLLEGE AT SAINT CONSTANTINE is enrolling undergraduate students.  We offer an Oxford-style tutorial program with excellent professors at an affordable price.  College housing is available.  Contact college@saintconstantine.org or call 832-975-7075.  thecollegeatsaintconstantine.org.

 

THE SAINT CONSTANTINE SCHOOL IS HIRING:  Full time Facilities Manager who would also teach one or more classes.  To apply, please send a resume and cover letter describing your facilities management experience to admin@saintconstantine.org. 


ARABIC LESSONS AT THE SAINT CONSTANTINE SCHOOL

Grades 2nd – 7th welcome to join in the fall 2018 semester. For more information see Miray Katrib (mkatrib@saintconstantine.org or 786-346-9094).  Please click here for the flyer.  Please register now.


DOWAMA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT/RETREAT

Friday, October 5-7 in OKC!  Registration is open and limited!  Register directly with Chris Al-Dehneh.


SAVE THE DATE

Saturday, October 6.  Dinner hosted by the St. Nicholas Men’s Society immediately after Vespers and performance by the Theotokos Orthodox Choir of Beirut.  Look for more info and ticket sales soon.


VISITATION COMMITTEE

Do you know of a member of St. George who is home bound or living in a nursing home, unable to be with us at Church?  If you do, would you like to join the priests in bringing them love, concern, prayer and the Holy Eucharist every month?  Please contact Betty Attra (713-782-1893), or the Church Office.


ST. GEORGE IN THE NEWS

Fr. James and Artist Aidan Hart were recently featured by Fox 26 Houston in a story about our Sanctuary Mosaics. To watch the video, click here.


NEW MOSAICS INSTALLED

Artist Aidan Hart has recently installed two new mosaics.

 

 


A GIFT FOR YOU

The St. George Bookstore will be offering to the parents of every newly Churched child a Guardian Angel Icon.  It is our way of saying congratulations and welcome to the Body of Christ and the Orthodox Faith.  Please stop by the Bookstore after Liturgy if your child was Churched that day.


LIBRARY IS OPEN

We invite you and your family to come visit our library. We have over 1200 books including over 100 children's books. Links to our catalog are on the church website & app or visit stgeorgehouston.libib.com.


WELCOME NEW YOUTH DIRECTOR CHRISTOPHER AL-DEHNEH

AXIOS! MUSTAHEQ! HE IS WORTHY!

Congratulations, Newly Ordained Deacon George Katrib


2018 STEWARDSHIP

Click here for an electronic 2018 Pledge Card.

Click here for a printable 2018 Pledge Card.


PERSONAL SECURITY

When visiting St. George, please be conscious of your personal & property security. Never leave any valuables, including purses, briefcases or electronics, visible in your car. In the past, some of these have been stolen. Be especially cautious going to & from your car after dark & whenever possible ask someone to go with you.  Your safety is always our concern.

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