St. Maximus the Confessor Orthodox Church
Diocese of the South, Orthodox Church in America
Denton, Texas
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Current Class Schedule

Sundays, 11:30 after Liturgy: Basics of Orthodoxy 102, Introductory Series Begins in January

Tuesdays, 8:00 p.m. after Vespers: Basics of Orthodox 201

Fridays, 8:00 p.m. after Vespers: Discussion of Therapy of Spiritual Illnesses

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Basics of Orthodoxy Class Introduction, just completed, will be offered next spring.

Church Services Class, taught by Sbdn. Anthony Stokes, not currently being offered.

Orthodox Music Appreciation, taught by Sbdn. Anthony Stokes, not currently being offered.

Church History Class, taught by Ambrose Pierson. This class is no longer offered as the teach has relocated to another parish, but the class outlines are left here for your benefit.


The Mission of The Orthodox Church in America, the local autocephalous Orthodox Christian Church, is to be faithful in fulfilling the commandment of Christ to “Go into all the world and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit…”

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St. Maximus the Confessor Orthodox Church is part of the Diocese of the South, which is presided over by The Right Reverend Alexander, Bishop of Dallas, the South and the Bulgarian Diocese. Our mission is bringing the joy of Christ's resurrection to those who have never heard the Good News, and to strengthen and encourage the faithful who reside within Denton and the local area. 

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The Holy Scripture is a collection of books written over multiple centuries by those inspired by God to do so. It is the primary witness to the Orthodox Christian faith, within Holy Tradition and often described as its highest point. It was written by the prophets and apostles in human language, inspired by the Holy Spirit, and collected, edited, and canonized by the Church.

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Holiness or sainthood is a gift (charisma) given by God to man, through the Holy Spirit. Man's effort to become a participant in the life of divine holiness is indispensable, but sanctification itself is the work of the Holy Trinity, especially through the sanctifying power of Jesus Christ, who was incarnate, suffered crucifixion, and rose from the dead, in order to lead us to the life of holiness, through the communion with the Holy Spirit.

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