Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 PASCHA • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_150417_4.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Olyphant-All-Saints/PASCHA/Oly_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday April 11 into the early morning hours of Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of All Saints Orthodox Church in Olyphant, PA gathered to celebrate the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection. <br /><em>Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!</em></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150417_4.html Teen Choir Directors • Wilmington http://doepa.org/news_150417_3.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilmington/Choir-Directors/CD_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Teen Choir Directors Gabriella Poletaev, Katharine Bunitsky, and Nicholas Carey&nbsp;practice directing litanies with Choir Director Paula Daubert.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150417_3.html St. Nicholas featured in Morning Call • Bethlehem http://www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-orthodox-easter-story-20150410-story.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Bethlehem/News-Story/MC_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA was recently featured in the Morning Call Newspaper.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://www.mcall.com/news/local/mc-orthodox-easter-story-20150410-story.html PASCHA • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_150416_9.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Williamsport/PASCHA/Will_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday April 11 into the early morning hours of Sunday April 12. 2015, the faithful of Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Williamsport, PA celebrated the Great and Holy Feast of the Rersurrection of Our Lord.</p> <p><em>Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!</em></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_9.html PASCHA • UniondalE http://doepa.org/news_150416_8.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Uniondale/PASCHA/Uni_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday April 11 into the early morning of Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Uniondale, PA celebrated the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_8.html Good Friday Lamentations • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_150416_7.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Olyphant-All-Saints/Lamentations/Oly_GF_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday April 10, 2015, the faithful of All Saints Orthodox Church in Olyphant, PA gathered for Good Friday Matins and Lamentations, with the processional.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_7.html Agape Vespers • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_6.html Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/Agape-Vespers/Stroud_Agape_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA visited the parish of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church for Agape Vespers.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_6.html PASCHA • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_5.html Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/PASCHA/Stroud_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 14 2015, into the early hours of Sunday April 15 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA gathered for the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. <br /><em>Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!</em><br /><br /></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_5.html Great and Holy Friday • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_4.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/Good-Friday/Stroud_GF_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, April 10 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA gathered in the afternoon and evening for Burial Vespers and later on Lamentations.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_4.html Holy Unction • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_3.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/Unction/Stroud_Unc_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA&nbsp; performed the service of Holy Unction.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_3.html Palm Sunday • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_2.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/Palm-Sunday/Stroud_Palm_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday April 5, 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA commemorated the Feast of the Entrance of Our Lord into Jerusalem with the blessing of palms.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_2.html Lazarus Saturday • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_150416_1.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Stroudsburg/Lazarus-Saturday/Stroud_LS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 4 2015, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA welcomed His Eminence, Archbishop MARK, to &ldquo;Lazarus Saturday&rdquo; Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150416_1.html Bright Week • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_8.html Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Bright-Week/Harr_BW_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Throughout Bright Week, the community of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA will continue to gather and celebrate the Lord&rsquo;s Resurrection.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_8.html PASCHA • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_7.html Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/PASCHA/Harr_PACHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Late Saturday evening, April 11 2015, and &ldquo;while it was still dark&rdquo; into Sunday, April 12 2015, the community of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg gathered for the &ldquo;Feast of Feasts, and Holy Day of Holy Days&rdquo;.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_7.html Matins of Great and Holy Saturday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_6.html Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Friday-Evening/Harr_GFE_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>In the evening on Friday, April 10 2015,&nbsp; the community of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA gathered for the Matins and Lamentations, in which we sing songs of love and tenderness to our Lord in the Tomb. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_6.html Vespers of Great and Holy Friday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_5.html Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Friday-Afternoon/Harr_GFA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>In the afternoon on Friday, April 10 2015,&nbsp; the community of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA gathered for the Burial Vespers, in which we participate in the death of the Son of God upon the Cross.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_5.html Great and Holy Wednesday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_4.html Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Wednesday/Harr_Wed_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, April 8 2015, the communities of Christ the Saviour and Holy Apostles Mission, gathered to celebrate the Mystery of Holy Unction - interceding the Lord&rsquo;s mercy, and healing of soul and body.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_4.html Great and Holy Tuesday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150414_3.html Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Tuesday/Harr_Tue_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, April 8 2015, Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA welcomed His Eminence Archbishop Mark, as he led us in the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts, along with gathered local clergy and faithful.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_3.html PASCHA • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_150414_2.html Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Pottstown/PASCHA/Pott_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12 2015, the parishioners of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Pottstown gathered to Rejoice in the Resurrection of our Lord.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_2.html Holy Week and PASCHA • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_150414_1.html Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Olyphant-Nicholas/PASCHA/Oly_PASCHA_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The clergy and faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, Olyphant, PA celebrated the services of Holy Week and Pascha.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150414_1.html PASCHA • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_150413_3.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Jermyn/PASCHA/Jerm_PAS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Jermyn, PA&nbsp; gathered to celebrate the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150413_3.html PASCHA • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_150413_2.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Berwick/PASCHA/Ber_PAS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 11 and Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church in Berwick, PA gathered to celebrate the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150413_2.html PASCHA • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_150413_1.html Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Edwardsville/PASCHA/Edw_PAS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 11 and Sunday April 12, 2015, the faithful of St. John the Baptist in Edwardsville, PA gathered to celebrate the Great and Holy Feast of the Resurrection of Our Lord.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150413_1.html Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil Service • Wilmington http://doepa.org/news_150411_4.html Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilmington/Holy-Saturday-AM/WHS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church in Wilmington Delaware held the Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil Service of Holy Saturday, on April 11, 2015.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150411_4.html Good Friday Lamentations • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_150411_3.html Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Edwardsville/GF-Lamentations/GFL_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The parishioners of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA marked Good Friday with Lamentations and a processional on Friday, April 10, 2015.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150411_3.html Good Friday • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_150411_2.html Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Pottstown/Good-Friday/GFP_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, April 10, 2015 the parishioners of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Pottstown, PA commemorated the death of our Lord with Lamentations and Processional.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150411_2.html Good Friday • Wilmington http://doepa.org/news_150411_1.html Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilmington/Good-Friday/GFW_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church in Wilmington Delaware held the Vesper Service of Good Friday and the Matins Service of Holy Saturday on Friday, April 10, 2015.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150411_1.html Good Friday Matins • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_150410_6.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Edwardsville/Good-Friday-Matins/GFM_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On the afternoon of Friday, April 10 2014, the faithful of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA held Matins for Good Friday. The service ended with the veneration of the Shroud.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_6.html Holy Thursday • Wilmington http://doepa.org/news_150410_5.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilmington/Holy-Thursday/Wilm_HT_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>His Eminence Archbishop Mark concelebrated the Divine Liturgy at St. Michael the Archangel Church in Wilmington, DE on Holy Thursday, April 9, 2015. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_5.html Holy Thursday • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_150410_4.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Berwick/Holy-Thursday/Ber_HT_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Thursday, April 9, 2014, the faithful of Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church in Berwick, PA gathered to hear the reading of the twelve passion Gospels in preparation for Good Friday services.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_4.html Holy Thursday • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_150410_3.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Edwardsville/Holy-Thursday/HT_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Thursday, April 9, 2014, the faithful of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA gathered to hear the reading of the twelve passion Gospels in preparation for Good Friday services.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_3.html Holy Unction • Berwick • 4/8/2015 http://doepa.org/news_150410_2.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Berwick/Unction/Ber_Unc_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015, the faithful of Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church in Berwick, PA&nbsp; performed the service of Holy Unction.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_2.html Holy Unction • Frackville http://doepa.org/news_150410_1.html Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Frackville/Unction/F_Unc_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015, the faithful of Frackville Deanery gathered at Holy Ascension Orthodox Church in Frackville, PA for the service of Holy Unction.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150410_1.html Bridegroom Matins • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_150407_4.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilkes-Barre-Cathedral/Bridegroom-Matins/BGM_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>n Sunday, April 5, 2015, the faithful of Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Wilkes-Barre, PA welcomed His Eminence, Archbishop MARK, and clergy from the Wilkes-Barre Deanery to Bridegroom Matins. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150407_4.html Fr. Timothy Hojnicki's 10th Anniversary • Mechanicsburg http://doepa.org/news_150407_3.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Mechanicsburg/Anniversary/Ann_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, February 2, 2015, the faithful of Holy Apostles Mission in Mechanicsburg, PA honored Fr. Timothy Hojnicki on the occasion of his 10th Anniversary of his Ordination.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150407_3.html Palm Sunday • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_150407_2.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Jermyn/Palm-Sunday/PS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 5 2015, Palm Sunday Divine Liturgy at St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Jermyn was filled to capacity.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150407_2.html Palm Sunday • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_150407_1.html Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Edwardsville/Palm-Sunday/EDW_PS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 5 2015, the faithful of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA welcomed many visitors as they celebrated the Feast of the Entrance of Our Lord into Jerusalem with the blessing of Pussy Willows.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150407_1.html Palm Sunday • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_150406_4.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Pottstown/Palm-Sunday/Pott_PS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 5 2015, the children of Holy Trinity Church processed with the Palms of Victory commemorating Our Lord's Entrance into Jerusalem.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150406_4.html Lazarus Saturday • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_150406_3.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Pottstown/Lazarus-Saturday/Pott_LS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday April 4 2015, students from the Elementary age church school class at Holy Trinity Church in Pottstown, PA were honored as they received the sacrament of confession for the first time on Lazarus Saturday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150406_3.html Palm Sunday Vigil/Palm Sunday • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_150406_2.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Berwick/Palm-Sunday/Ber_PS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 4 2015, Fr. Michael Demko blessed the palms, palm crosses, and pussy willows for Palm Sunday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150406_2.html Lazarus Saturday • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_150406_1.html Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Jermyn/Lazarus-Saturday/Jerm_LS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 4th 2015, the children of St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Jermyn, PA came together for the celebration of "Lazarus Saturday" Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150406_1.html Scout Sunday • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_150401_2.html Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Wilkes-Barre-Trinity/Scout-Sunday/SS_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, February 8, 2015, Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Wilkes-Barre, Webelos Scout Eli King was presented with the Chi Rho award, the second religious award available to Cub Scouts.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150401_2.html Archbishop MARK makes Pastoral Visit • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_150401_1.html Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Harrisburg/Mark-Lenten-Visit/H_M_VMain_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Friday, March 27th - Sunday, March 29th His Eminence, Archbishop MARK, made a pastoral visit to the community of Christ the Saviour. The faithful were appreciative of the "access" they had to their archpastor during his three day trip. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150401_1.html Pascha Bread Baking • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_150331_1.html Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Jermyn/Bread/Bread_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday, March 30 2015, the parishioners of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Jermyn made over 805 loaves of Braided and Regular Loaves of Easter Bread.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150331_1.html Mission Vespers • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_150330_2.html Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Berwick/Mission-Vespers/Ber_Mis_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On the 5th Sunday of Great Lent, Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church, Berwick, hosted the Wilkes-Barre Deanery Lenten Mission Vespers.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150330_2.html Children’s Lenten Retreat • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_150330_1.html Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Olyphant-All-Saints/Childrens-Retreat/Ret_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday March 28 2015, the children of All Saints Orthodox Church in Olyphant took part in a Lenten retreat. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150330_1.html East Meets West • Neumann University http://doepa.org/news_150218_1.html Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/Diocese/Retreat-February/Clergy_Retreat_Feb01.jpg&archive=0&final_h=89&final_w=59&percent=100"><p>Neumann University presents: East Meets West - An Ecclesial Embrace</p> <p>Commemorating the Historic Meeting in Jerusalem of Pope Paul VI and Patriarch Ahtenagoras I</p> <p>February 23 thru April 26, 2015<br />Monday-Friday &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; 9AM - 8PM<br />Saturday and Sunday &nbsp;12 Noon - 5PM</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150218_1.html Stewardship Resource Kit Published by OCA http://doepa.org/news_150203_1.html Tue, 03 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>The OCA has published a Stewardship Resource Kit which can be accessed <a href="http://oca.org/PDF/Stewardship/OCA-Stewardship-Hndbk.pdf" target="_blank">HERE.</a> Clery and laity are encouraged to review the publication.</p> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150203_1.html 95th Anniversary Banquet • Uniondale http://doepa.org/news_150202_1.html Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <p>Please join us in celebrating the 95th anniversary of SS Peter and Paul Orthodox Church, Uniondale, Pennsylvania on Saturday, June 6, 2015. </p> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_150202_1.html