Welcome to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church

5761 E Colorado St, Long Beach, CA 90814   TEL: (562) 494-8929

Here you can find information and stay connected with the dynamic programs we offer for all ages.  The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a traditional and family-oriented Orthodox Christian church of about 400 families. It is a community that is historical and growing, with dedicated members who love Christ and His Church. Our congregation is comprised of life-long Orthodox Christians and people who chose Orthodoxy later on in life. If you are interested in discovering what the Orthodox Church has to offer, please look around and contact us with any questions you may have.

Matins and Divine Liturgy Every Sunday

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Ministries

  • Welcoming Committee
  • Choir
  • Greek Language School
  • Greek Dance
  • Senior Christians
  • Trisagion
  • Philoptochos
  • AHEPA

Youth

  • Little Lambs - Ages 0 Through 4
  • Hope and Joy - Grades K Through 5
  • GOYA - Junior High and High School
  • Sunday School - Religious Education
  • Altar Servers - Ages 8 and Up
  • Myrrhbearers - Ages 8 and Up
  • Athletics - Basketball, Volleyball & More

What’s New at Assumption

  • Weekly Bulletin: September 25, 2016
  • Adult Orthodoxy Class & Bible Study with Fr. Christos
  • The September 2016 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
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  • Visitor’s Guide
  • Contact Us
  • Our Facilities
  • Sacraments & Services
  • Wedding
  • Our Faith
  • Fr. Christos P. Kanakis - Parish Priest
  • Our History
  • Sunday School - Religious Education
  • GOYA - Junior High and High School
  • Greek Language School to Host Oxi Day Luncheon Celebration
  • Philoptochos
  • Greek Dance
  • Greek Language School
  • Choir
  • The September 2015 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Message from Philoptochos President Karen Fic
  • August Message from Parish Council President Dave Matty
  • Philoptochos’ Summer Project
  • The August 2015 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Save The Date: Vacation Bible School
  • Baking Schedule for Greek Festival 2015
  • Letter from Parish Council President Dave Mattey
  • Letter from Philoptochos President Bobbie Soupos
  • The July 2015 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Father's Day Luncheon
  • Pastor's Message: Happy Name Day
  • June 2015 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Greeks in LA Soccer Camp
  • Godparent Sunday
  • Panagia's Little Lambs
  • Young Adults of Long Beach
  • Assumption Directory Is Nearing Completion
  • A Message from Bobbie Soupos, President of Philoptochos
  • Assumption's Got Talent!
  • May 2015 Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Celebrate Mother's Day With A Sunday Luncheon
  • Christ is Risen!
  • A Message from Philoptochos
  • Message from Fr. Christos: Lazarus Saturday
  • Palm Sunday Luncheon
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Holy Thursday (ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΠΕΜΠΤΗ)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Holy Wednesday Evening (ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΤΕΡΑΡΤΗ)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Holy Monday Evening (ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΔΕΥΤΕΡΑ)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Palm Sunday (ΚΥΡΙΑΚΗ ΤΩΝ ΒΑΪΩΝ)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Great and Holy Saturday (The First Resurrection)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Good Friday Evening
  • The Icon of the Resurrection (Η ΕΙΚΟΝΑ ΤΗΣ ΑΝΑΣΤΑΣΕΩΣ)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Holy Tuesday Evening (ΜΕΓΑΛΗ ΤΡΙΤΗ)
  • Learn How to Fold Palm Crosses
  • GOYA Presents: Good Friday Luminaries (Lambades)
  • Philoptochos Will be Baking and Selling Tsoureki (Easter Bread)
  • Journey to the Resurrection: Annual Youth Holy Week Retreat
  • Bookstore Schedule for 2015
  • FDF Achievement Night Montage
  • What's In An Egg: Red Easter Eggs
  • Greek Independence Day Luncheon and Poems
  • General Assembly Meeting on Sunday, March 15
  • Message from Metropolitan Gerasimos
  • Cup of Tea in Honor of Philoptochos Members
  • March Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Schedule of Services for Great Lent, Holy Week and Pascha
  • We're Now on Facebook and Twitter
  • From the Choir Loft: Assumption’s Got Talent
  • Philoptochos "Go Red Sunday"
  • February Issue of The Panayia is Now Available Online
  • Parish History
  • What Is Christian Orthodoxy? (Discovering Orthodox Christianity)
  • Website Under Construction
  • Sunday School BBQ & Orientation