Thanksgiving at St. Stepanos

  The St. Stepanos family gathered for Thanksgiving celebration on Sunday, November 12. Over 70 people, adults and children attended the luncheon chaired by the members of Executive Committee, Ofig Jidarian and Ala Monokian. Once again, the ladies came through and demonstrated...
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Summary of our Studies – Romans ch. 2

Thursday, November 2, 2017 Chapter of Study: Romans 2 Group Discussion Chapter 2 deeply enforced our understanding of God’s judgment and how, as human beings, we ALL fall short of His glory due to our sins. We recognized how God’s abounding grace and mercy are meant to lead us...
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One Voice One Piano

On October 15, 2017, Armenians and Non-Armenians alike gathered together for a cultural celebration hosted by St. Stepanos Armenian Church dedicated to the feast of The Holy Translators and the 2799th anniversary of our beloved capitol, Yerevan. After the Sunday Badarak performed...
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Summary of our Studies: Romans 1:18-32

Thursday, October 5, 2017 Chapter of Study: Romans 1:18-32 Group Discussion As we proceeded in our study of Romans Chapter 1, St. Paul transitioned from his greetings and praise for the faithful among the Roman church to addressing his concerns for the wicked and the unveiling of...
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Summary of our Studies: Romans 1:1-17

Thursday, September 21, 2017 Chapter of Study: Romans 1:1-17 Group Discussion This week marked the beginning of our studies on the book of Romans, a letter written by St. Paul as in our previous study of 1 Corinthians, yet contrastingly different in the context of the message...
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Summary of our Studies: 1 Corinthians 15-16

Thursday, August 31, 2017 Chapter of Study: 1 Corinthians 15-16 Group Discussion We concluded our study of 1 Corinthians with Chapters 15 and 16, in which St. Paul outlines and reminds the Corinthian Church of the essential elements of the Gospel, the gravity of the truth held...
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St. Stepanos Armenian Church celebrated the 30th Anniversary

On the weekend of Aug 26 & 27, 2017, the St. Stepanos Armenian Church celebrated the 30th Anniversary of its consecration while also celebrating its 60th year as an organized parish of the Diocese. The festivities began on Saturday, at the Oyster Point Hotel in Red Bank, NJ,...
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Summary of our Studies: 1 Corinthians 14

Group Discussion Prior to delving into the study, our group recognized the importance of clarifying the definition of two terms, tongues and prophecy, to best understand St. Paul’s message in Chapter 14. We deciphered ‘tongues’ as the gift of speaking, and ‘prophecy’ as the gift...
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Summary of our Studies 1 Corinthians 13

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Chapter of Study: 1 Corinthians 13 Group Discussion Recognized by our members as one of the most well known chapters on love in the Bible, St. Paul’s teachings in 1 Corinthians 13 connected our previous study on spiritual gifts to the fact that without...
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