"I am the voice of one crying in the wilderness, 'Make straight the way of the Lord,' as the prophet Isaiah said." John 1:23
The community of Saint John's Greek Orthodox Church is located on 77 Montauk Highway in Blue Point NY. St John's was the first Christian Orthodox community established in Suffolk county in 1940. Through the Grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and the dedication, of countless people St John's has evolved from a community of 40 families to several hundred. With Love, Humility and Hard Work we continue the work of our forefathers to Spread the Good News and to expand our Faith, our Church and our community.
Office Hours - Autumn to Spring
Monday to Friday 8:45 am - 3:00 pm, Wednesday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm & Friday 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Sundays by appointment only.
Please call the office at 631-363-6450 to schedule an appointment
Services & Events Schedule
Upcoming Services, Events & Dates to Remember
2018 Holy Week Program of Services
Saturday March 31 Saturday of Lazarus
Orthros: 9:00 am & Divine Liturgy: 9:30 am. Special Liturgy for all children to receive Holy Communion. Palm Cross making, a luncheon and a Paschal Egg-Hunt to follow Church services.
Sunday April 1 Palm Sunday
Orthros: 9:00 am & Divine Liturgy: 10:00 am*** Please try to be at the Church at the start of Divine Liturgy for this is when the blessing of the palms will take place. Following services, our annual Palm Sunday Fish Luncheon will take place.
Bridegroom Service: 7:00 pm.
Monday April 2 Bridegroom Service: 7:00 pm.
Tuesday April 3 The Bridegroom Service (Hymn of Kassiani): 7:00pm.
Wednesday April 4 Pre-Sanctified Liturgy: 9:00 am.
Service of Holy Unction: 6:00 pm.
Thursday April 5 Last Supper Liturgy: 7:00 am.
The Passion and Crucifixion of Our Lord: 7:00 pm.
Friday April 6 The Royal Hours: 11:00 am.
Trisagion 2:30 pm **Please bring-in the names of your beloved who have fallen asleep before service.**
Apokathelosis: 3:00 pm.
Lamentation and Procession of Epitaphios: 7:00 pm
Saturday April 7 Divine Liturgy: 9:00 am. **Bring Bells**
Orthros of the Resurrection: 11:00 pm.
Resurrection Service: 12:00 am
**Anastasi—Resurrection meal for everyone in the church hall after the Resurrection Divine Liturgy
Greek School 2016-2017
The life of the Orthodox Church perpetuates and fulfills the ministry of Jesus Christ. The close association between Christ and His Church is reflected in the images from the Scriptures which declare that Christ is the Head and the Church is His Body, and that Christ is the Bridegroom and the Church is His bride. Learn more»