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

Basics of Orthodoxy Fall 2022
Current schedule for Basics Classes here.
Fridays, 7:30 p.m. Basics of Orthodoxy (taught by priest)
Sundays, Noon after Liturgy: Basics of Orthodoxy 101

Basics of Orthodoxy Classes Introduction, click for more information


Recent Classes, with links to primary texts.


St. Basil the Great: Life and Works
Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. before Vespers
April 18 -- June 27, 2018
Links to St. Basil Texts

Click on links below for specific class information.

Basics of Orthodoxy Class Introduction

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, not being offered, but class outlines are left here for your benefit.

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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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