Announcement: Welcome!

Welcome to St. Cyril of Jerusalem Orthodox Church! WHETHER you are visiting an Orthodox Church for the first time, or are an Orthodox Christian currently living in The Woodlands or other Houston area, you are most welcome! We invite you to come to our services and visit with us at coffee hour. We would like to […]

Food Drive for Local Food Pantry

St. Cyril’s is once again having a food drive for the Interfaith of the Woodlands Food Pantry. Please bring your non-perishable food items to St. Cyril’s and we will take them to Interfaith. Interfaith distributes food daily to local persons in need. Help keep them stocked! Ongoing Food Pantry Needs canned meats (Spam, chicken), tuna powdered […]

Lex Valk Funeral

With sorrow we announce that our dear brother, Lex Valk, fell asleep in the Lord on Wednesday, August 31. Lex was a dear friend, unfailingly kind, and a faithful parishioner. He will be sorely missed. May his memory be eternal! The funeral service for Lex will be Saturday, September 3, 2016, at 10:30 a.m., at […]

New Bishop elected for Diocese of the South

It is with great joy that we post the news that on March 29, 2016, the Holy Synod elected His Grace, Alexander, to be Bishop of the Diocese of the South. The full details available at the following link: Link We at St. Cyril’s rejoice in receiving His Grace as our new shepherd. We elevate his […]

Right Believing Tsar and Tsarina Sts. Nicholas & Alexandra exhumed

Why Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra have been exhumed Source: The Week ADMIN | 24 SEPTEMBER 2015 Romanov royal couple and their five children were brutally murdered by Bolsheviks in 1918 Paul Marotta/Getty Images The remains of Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra have been exhumed as part of a Russian investigation into the […]

The Search for St. Jacob

September 9, 2015 Search for relics of St. Jacob Netsvetov begins SITKA, AK [OCA] Dr. Tom Urban and Bishop David during scan for St. Jacob’s grave. A few months ago, His Grace, Bishop David of Sitka and Alaska met with representatives of the National Park Service [NPS] concerning Sitka National Park. “I was informed that […]

Photos from our November 14th Anniversary Banquet!

On Friday November 14th, St. Cyril’s celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a banquet at which many friends and loved ones came. We had a wonderful time and Fr. Gerasim delivered a powerful speech in which he laid out a vision for the future of not just St. Cyril’s mission, but all missions in general. Thank […]

Article on Infant Baptism

Here is a very informative article on the topic of infant baptism in the Orthodox Church. Fr. Hainsworth makes very good points. INFANT BAPTISM

Photos of the Baptism of the child Adelie (Natalie in baptism)

On May 4th, 2014 the child of God Adelie was baptized into the Orthodox Church. It was a glorious morning and we celebrated with a party in the Adelie’s honor at the Godparent’s home, together with Adelie’s family. Thank you Mark and Teresa for a wonderful feast in honor of Adelie!  

Photos from the Baptism & Chrismation of Michael James G.

Michael James was baptized into the Holy Orthodox Church on Holy Saturday, April 19th. May God grant him many years! J