Sunday School Clothing & Shoe Fund Drive

Virgin Mary Church Sunday School 644 Paramus Road, Paramus, United States

Join our Sunday School staff in its annual clothing & shoe drive. Donate your clothing, shoes, apparel, and other household items to help support our Sunday School. All items must be tied in plastic bags before dropping off at church on Sunday March 3, 10, and 17.

Junior Youth Open Forum

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

We are hosting a Junior Youth Open Forum on Sunday, March 10, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Please join us for food, drinks, and refreshments. For additional information, please see Christina Saliba, Rosemary Shamoon, or come to the church office. Register at the URL here.

Holy Week and Easter: April 29-May 5

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

Palm Sunday, April 28, 11 am: Holy Liturgy & Processional. 7 pm: Evening Services (Naheere) Maundy Thursday (Fess-ho) Fish and Chips Dinner -- Hosted by the Ladies Aid Society, 6 pm - 8 pm Washing of the Feet: 8 pm Good Friday is May 3, evening service: Commemoration of the Passion, Crucifixion and Burial of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ celebrated by His Eminence Mor Dionysius John Kawak Easter 2020 is Sunday, May 5. 11 am: Holy Liturgy, Holy Eucharist. Celebration of the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Leading up to Holy Week: Holy Lent Prayers are being held at our church every Sunday evening at 7 pm, please bring Lenten food to be shared after prayers on Sunday. Prayers are also held at Mor Aphrem chapel on nightly at 7 pm.

Ceremonial Communion

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

Join us in church on May 12 to recognize our youth who made the holy passage to ceremonial communion. Led by our Sunday School staff, clergy, we'll also honor the moms of our church for Mother's Day.

Annual Picnic

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

Our annual picnic is one of our church’s longstanding traditions. We welcome the autumn season with outdoor music, food, games, raffles, bounce house, face painting, and good times for you and your family. PLUS NEW this year, a special backgammon tournament. The picnic will be held in our backyard, rain or shine, after Sunday Liturgy. Menu includes: Chicken or meat platter - Choice of 2 meats (Chicken or Adana Kebob), Salad, Bulgur, Soft drink/Water/Ayran Hamburgers Hot dogs Beverages: Soft Drinks / Ayran / Water / Beer Yagli Watermelon Ice cream  

Bazaar at the Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

Our annual bazaar is November 10, 2024. Food, merchandise, games, prizes and more. The event will be held in our social hall after Holy Liturgy, starting at 12:30 pm.  

Christmas

Assyrian Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary 644 Paramus Road, Parmus, NJ, United States

Attend our special services and celebrate the Birth of our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ. Christmas Morning: 11 am on Wednesday, December 25

Official Church calendar is coming soon!