New Temporary Location

St. Ephraim parish has moved to a new temporary location. The new temporary location is at 5703 Blanco Road San Antonio, Texas 78216. Our new temporary location on Blanco Road is located in the former Dr. James L. Burch Elementary School. We will be worshiping in the gymnasium and cafeteria. The gymnasium will be used […]

St. Ephraim Feast Day Jan 28th

We celebrated our Patronal Feast day, St. Ephraim the Syrian, on January 28, 2024.  To watch a great film about the life of St. Ephraim the Syrian, please click on the Icon below. 

House Blessing

We serve house blessings from the feast of Theophany (Jan 6th) until the Sunday of the Publican & Pharisee (FEB 25th). If you would like Fr. Mark to bless your house please send him an email by clicking on the image below. Please provide your address along with the date and time you would like […]

2024 Stewardship Pledge Form

Attached to the image below is our 2024 Stewardship Pledge Form. Please consider printing, filling out and returning the attached form as we dedicate our Time, Talent and Treasure offerings to our beloved St. Ephraim parish for the upcoming year of 2024. This not only helps us plan our budget for the upcoming year but […]

Building Project Update

As of November 30, 2023 we continue to make progress with our building project. Posted below is a bullet point list of things that have been accomplished this week and will continue to be accomplished in the coming weeks. -Back parking lot was poured. -Structural steel framing continues to be erected and welded. -Steel framing […]

Rejoice with Music Program Notes

Click on the PDF link below for our 2023 Fall Concert Program Notes.  REJOICE WITH MUSIC Program Notes Final

Building Project (GONE VERTICAL!)

Our Church Building Project officially went vertical on Friday September 8, 2023, the feast of the Nativity (Birthday of the Virgin Mary) of the Theotokos. The steel workers have made a lot of progress since then! Below are pictures of the work that has been done so far, as of 9/26/23. The playground has been […]

Fall Concert

Our fall Building Fundraising Concert will be held on Saturday October 28, 2023 at Woodland church located at 15315 Huebner Rd. San Antonio, Texas 78248. Last year this was our most successful building fundraiser. Please join us as we raise some much needed funds for our building project. You can use the attached flyer to […]

San Antonio Orthodox Homeschool Facebook Page

St. Ephraim parish, many thanks to Constance Lopez, now hosts a San Antonio Orthodox Homeschool Facebook Page. The purpose of this Facebook page is to keep Orthodox homeschool families connected with each other. We hope this connection extends past the walls of our parish and helps unite all the Orthodox families in the San Antonio […]

Back to School Blessing

Attached below is a prayer for children as they return to school. As our children return to public, private, charter, home schools and even college it’s important that we pray for them. Especially that they bring the light of Christ into their classrooms with them. Many blessings on a successful 2023-2024 school year!  “O Lord […]