St. Brendan Orthodox Church recently added not only a new altar, and new iconostasis, but icons and lampadas (hanging oil lamps). This traditional method of illumining the worship space goes back milennia and is used in every Orthodox Church, Parish, Chapel and monastery in the world. Here are a few photos. Enjoy!
This year’s celebration of Great Lent, Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Pascha were historic for the Orthodox Christians in Bullhead City and the surrounding Mohave County.
The Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy is celebrated on the first Sunday of Great Lent. It is the celebration of the victory of the iconodules over the iconoclasts by the decision of the Seventh Ecumenical Council. Therefore, the service is to commemorate the restoration of icons for use in services and private devotional life […]
Starting in late September, St. Brendan’s Orthodox Church moved into our new home at 2011 Commercial Way, Unit 1 Bullhead City, AZ. After years of meeting in living rooms, and donated temporary spaces, the Orthodox Church in Mohave County has a new home of its own! Our home! Some work to prepare the altar area […]
The CDC has called for businesses, hospitals, schools, and individuals to begin preparing to respond to a possible Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and pandemic. This means churches also. Should a pandemic event occur, it would require an immediate, measured, and coordinated parish response. Our parish is small, so it will be less of a burden than […]