Saint John the Baptist Orthodox Church
Western Rite parish of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
11199 Angleberger Road, Thurmont, MD 21788

August 2, 2020, 8th Sunday after Pentecost, "The Just Steward" (Fr. James Hamrick)

July 26, 2020, 7th Sunday after Pentecost, "Bearing the Good Fruit" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

July 12, 2020, 5th Sunday after Pentecost, "The Law of the Heart" (Fr. James Hamrick)

July 5, 2020, 4th Sunday after Pentecost, "To Forsake All" (Fr. James Hamrick)

June 28, 2020, 3rd Sunday after Pentecost (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

June 14, 2020, Trinity Sunday, "Unity in Diversity & Diversity in Unity" (Fr. James Hamrick)

June 7, 2020, Pentecost, "Whose Kingdom Shall Have No End" (Fr. James Hamrick)

May 27, 2020, The Ascension of Our Lord (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

May 24, 2020, 5th Sunday after Easter, "Peace in Victory" (Fr. James Hamrick)

May 17, 2020, 4th Sunday after Easter, Children's Homily (Fr. James Hamrick)

May 10, 2020, 3rd Sunday after Easter, "Seeing Christ" (Fr. James Hamrick)

May 3, 2020, 2nd Sunday after Easter/Finding of the True Cross, "Gate of Paradise" (Fr. James Hamrick)

April 19, 2020, Easter Sunday, "Hell Vanquished!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

April 17, 2020, Good Friday (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

April 16, 2020, Maundy Thursday, "People of Ritual" (Fr. James Hamrick)

April 12, 2020, Palm Sunday (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

April 5, 2020, Passion Sunday, "The I AM" (Fr. James Hamrick)

March 22, 2020, Third Sunday in Lent, "The Church" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

March 8, 2020, First Sunday in Lent, "Re-Creation" (Fr. James Hamrick)

March 1, 2020, Quinquagesima Sunday, "The Cry of the Heart" (Fr. James Hamrick)

Februrary 23, 2020, Sexagesima Sunday, "In God's House" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

February 9, 2020, Fifth Sunday after Epiphany, "Holy Church" (Fr. James Hamrick)

February 2, 2020, Presentation of Our Lord (Candlemas), "Holding Out Hope" (Fr. James Hamrick)

January 26, 2020, Third Sunday after Epiphany, "The Good Wine" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

January 12, 2020, First Sunday after Epiphany, "Looking for Jesus" (Fr. James Hamrick)

January 5, 2020, The Epiphany of Our Lord, "Christ's Appearing" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 29, 2019, Sunday in the Octave of the Nativity, "The Manifest Promises of God" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 24, 2019, The Nativity of Our Lord, "Christ is Born! Glorify Him!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 22, 2019, Fourth Sunday of Advent, "The Path to Mercy" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 8, 2019, Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, "The Beginning of Our Salvation" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 1, 2019, First Sunday of Advent, "Lift Up Your Heads!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 24, 2019, Last Sunday after Pentecost (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

November 17, 2019, 22nd Sunday after Pentecost, "Armor Up!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 10, 2019, 21st Sunday after Pentecost, "Redeeming the Time" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 3, 2019, 20th Sunday after Pentecost (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

October 27, 2019, 19th Sunday after Pentecost, "Christ in Us" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

October 20, 2019, 18th Sunday after Pentecost, "The Final Word" (Fr. James Hamrick)

October 6, 2019, 16th Sunday after Pentecost, "Our Struggle" (Fr. James Hamrick)

September 29, 2019, 15th Sunday after Pentecost, "Get Off the X!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

September 22, 2019, 14th Sunday after Pentecost (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

September 8, 2019, Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary  (Fr. James Hamrick)

March 24, 2019, Second Sunday in Lent, "The Glory of the Lord" (Fr. James Hamrick)

March 3, 2019, Sexagesima Sunday, "A Life Lived for Others" (Fr. James Hamrick)

February 24, 2019, Quinquagesima Sunday, "Finishing the Race" (Deacon Stephen Kerr")

February 17, 2019, Sixth Sunday after Epiphany, "The Small Things" (Children's Sermon, Fr. James Hamrick)

February 10, 2019, Fifth Sunday after Epiphany, "The Rule of Love" (Fr. James Hamrick)

January 3, 2019, Fourth Sunday after Epiphany, "The Testing of Faith" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

January 14, 2018, Second Sunday after Epiphany, "Out of the Waters" (Fr. James Hamrick)

January 7, 2018, First Sunday after Epiphany, "In the Present" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 24, 2017, First Mass of Christmas, "The Sign" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 24, 2017, Vigil of the Nativity (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

December 17, 2017, Third Sunday in Advent, "Rejoice!" (Fr. James Hamrick giving the Children's Homily)

December 10, 2017, Second Sunday in Advent, "Preparing-the-Way" (Fr. James Hamrick)

December 3, 2017, First Sunday in Advent, "Signs and Wonders" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 26, 2017, Last Sunday after Pentecost, "Christ Will Come Again" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

November 12, 2017, Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost, "In Imitation of Christ" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 5, 2017, Sunday in the Octave of All Saints, "Rendering All Their Due" (Fr. James Hamrick)

November 1, 2017, The Feast of All Saints, "All Things Visible and Invisible" (Fr. James Hamrick)

October 29, 2017, Feast of Christ the King, (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

October 22, 2017, Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, "Redeeming the Time" (Fr. James Hamrick)

October 8, 2017, Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost, "Such Power" (Fr. James Hamrick)

September 24, 2017, Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost, "The Virtue of Humility" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

September 10, 2017, Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost, "Kingdom Primacy" (Fr. James Hamrick)

September 3, 2017, Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost, "A Life of Thanksgiving" (Fr. James Hamrick)

August 27, 2017, Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

August 20, 2017, Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost, "Be Opened!" (Fr. James Hamrick)

August 15, 2017, The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, "The Good Part" (Fr. James Hamrick)

August 13, 2017, Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, "Our Trust" (Fr. James Hamrick)

August 6, 2017, Transfiguration of Our Lord, "The Light of Love" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

July 30, 2017, Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, "Debtors and Heirs" (Fr. James Hamrick)

July 23, 2017, Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, "The Gift of God" (Fr. James Hamrick)

July 9, 2017, Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, "Righteousness of the Heart" (Fr. James Hamrick)

July 2, 2017, Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, "The Lord Be With You" (Fr. James Hamrick)

June 25, 2017, Third Sunday after Pentecost, "Return to Him" (Deacon Stephen Kerr)

June 18, 2017, Corpus Christi Sunday, "The Body of Christ" (Children's Homily, Fr. James Hamrick)

June 11, 2017, Trinity Sunday, "A New Creation" (Fr. James Hamrick)

June 4, 2017, Pentecost, "The Tabernacle of God" (Fr.James Hamrick)

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The Orthodox West Short Film

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Feasts & Saints' Commemoration Days
St. Oswald, King
5 Aug 2020 at 12:00am

St. Germanus of Auxerre
31 Jul 2020 at 12:00am

The Holy and Great Martyr St. Panteleimon
27 Jul 2020 at 12:00am