• A community of faith, Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, Orange, CT

  • Growing in faith and knowledge of Jesus Christ through Holy Scripture and Holy Tradition.

  • Glorifying the Holy Resurrection of our Savior

  • We work together diligently celebrating cultural, educational, and community awareness in the Greater New Haven area and to the world.

  • We build the bridge between generations of all ages exemplifying unity in Christ in all we do.

  • We honor and appreciate those who have been exemplary in their service to Christian ministry.

A Taste of Greece 2015

For 34 years Saint Barbara Greek Orthodox Church Community has opened its doors and delighted the senses of all who attend our annual ODYSSEY: A GREEK FESTIVAL. with a feast of Greek cuisine. Now you don’t have to wait for Labor Day weekend to indulge in the wonderful Greek cuisine of our fabulous chefs!

Our parish now offers a One-Day mini-festival in the Spring on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Plan to join us and meet friends and family in Saint Barbara Social Hall to dine Greek style or take home some of your favorites! Click on this link for more information.

Odyssey Greek Dancers Sign-Up

Registration for the 2015 Odyssey Greek Dance Group has begun.  Dance rehearsals will begin on Monday evenings in May in the Saint Barbara Community Center with the Dance Instructors.  The Intermediate Level dancers (students entering grades 6-8; ages 11-13) practice from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. and the Senior Level dancers (students entering grades 9-12; ages 14-18) practice from 8:00 - 9:00 p.m.

The Junior Level dancers (students entering grades 2-5; ages 7-10) will begin practicing during the summer. 

Registrations and tuition are due by Sunday, May 3, 2015. Click on this link to download the Odyssey Dancers Registration Form.

Saint Barbara Summer Camp 2015

Registration for the 2015 Saint Barbara Summer Camp is now being accepted.  The Summer Camp is open to children ages 4-14 to participate as Campers; and children ages 14 (must have completed 8th grade) and older as Counselors.  Sign up before May 1, 2015 and save 10% off the Registration Fee per camper.  

For more information click on the following links or call the Church Office:

Registration Form     Health Form     2014 Camp Slide Show

Brushes and Bordeaux

Join us for a unique painting class and enjoy a glass of wine and create a piece of art.

On Friday, May 8, 2015 Betsy Demarco, a local artist and intructor, is offering this wonderful opportuinty to express our creative side.  The class takes place in the Saint Barbara Library from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. costs $45 and is limited to 40 Adults.  No previous experience is necessary.  All supplies are provided and you will will be able to take your new creation home with you.  Click on this link for more information.

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Welcome to

St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church

"Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

Through this web site, we are pleased to be able to introduce you to the same worship and fellowship as it is expressed in the life of our Church. If you are a steward of our parish, or are considering joining our community, these web pages will acquaint you with what our parish offers.  We pray that you will enjoy learning more about the Orthodox Church and our parish and welcome you to join us in worship as we continue our Journey of Faith.  We hope the information on this site will provide you with daily inspiration to follow the commandments of God as we all strive to seek salvation and live life in the Light of the Resurrection of Christ. 

Online Stewardship

You can now make your 2013 Stewardship pledge online.  Simply click here to go to our online pledge form and make your monthly stewardship pledge with your credit card.


2015 Stewardship:

Parish Resource Guide:

Ministry Resource Guide 2014-2015: Part 1

Ministry Resource Guide 2014-2015: Part 2

Ministry Resource Guide 2014-2015: Part 3

Parish Publication:

2015 Winter Edition

2015 Internet Exclusive

Upcoming Events and Services

A Taste of Greece - Hall Set-Up

Apr 28 7 pm

Greek School

Apr 30 4:30 pm

A Taste of Greece - Pastry Preparations

Apr 30 5 pm

Adult Greek Language

Apr 30 7 pm

A Taste of Greece

May 2 11 am

Κυριακή του Παραλύτου

May 3

See more on our Calendar Page »

2014-2015 Ad Journal

Summer Camp
Health Form

House Blessing Schedule

Registration Forms 

Sunday School

Greek Language School

Basketball/ Volleyball

Adult Basketball

GOYA Fall Retreat

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