Welcome to Holy Trinity

Welcome to our website! Holy Trinity Church, is located in Overland Park, KS and is part of the Orthodox Church in America and in the Diocese of the Midwest. As our members have remarked about their own experience, we think you, too, will discover our church to be warm and inviting, and an excellent place to deepen your relationship with Jesus Christ and His Holy Church. Visitors unfamiliar with the Orthodox style of worship will benefit from reading Frequently Asked Questions. If you visit, be sure to browse our bookstore which has an extensive selection of books and icons. If you have any questions or need more information, please do not hesitate to call the church (913) 681-6948 or send us an email.


Dormition of the Theotokos (August 15)

The circumstances of the Dormition of the Mother of God were known in the Orthodox Church from apostolic times. Already in the first century, the Hieromartyr Dionysius the Areopagite wrote about Her “Falling-Asleep.” In the second century, the account of the bodily ascent of the Most Holy Virgin Mary to Heaven is found in the works of Meliton, Bishop of Sardis. In the fourth century, Saint Epiphanius of Cyprus refers to the tradition about the “Falling Asleep” of the Mother of God. In the fifth century, Saint Juvenal, Patriarch of Jerusalem, told the holy Byzantine Empress Pulcheria: “Although there is no account of the circumstances of Her death in Holy Scripture, we know about them from the most ancient and credible Tradition.” This tradition was gathered and expounded in the Church History of Nicephorus Callistus during the fourteenth century.


Services

SATURDAY

5:00 PM Vespers and Confessions

SUNDAY

9:00 AM Matins
10:00 AM Divine Liturgy

WEDNESDAY EVENING

Akathist 6:30 PM

Office Hours

THURSDAY 11:00 AM-4:00 PM

Recent Posts and News

Parish Picnic September 9

August 20th, 2018

Don’t miss our Parish Picnic to begin the new Church School year on September 9. Hotdogs, hamburgers, condiments and beverages will be provided. Please bring a side dish if your last name begins with A-M. Please bring a dessert if your last name begins with N-Z.

EOYC Registration is Open!

May 3rd, 2018

Registration for EOYC 2018 is now open.  The Eastern Orthodox Youth Camp is a 1 week overnight camp for children ages 7 to 17. EOYC will begin on Sunday, July 29th until Saturday August 4th at Tall Oaks in Linwood, KS.

Parents and staff may access the online registration link at myeoyc.com. Again this year, the Early Bird rate for EOYC is $350. Full payments must be received by June 30th to receive this rate.  On July 1, the registration fee will be $400. ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON JULY 26. Please register your camper early.

Lastly, we are always looking for EOYC staff volunteers. The counselor application is also online and can be found on myeoyc.com