Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 New Generation in Training • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_170623_3.html Fri, 23 Jun 2017 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/2017/Wilkes-Barre-Trinity/Children/WB_Chil_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The youth of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Wilkes-Barre, PA recently assisted the parish with preparations for services and the services themselves.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170623_3.html Iveron Icon • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_170623_2.html Fri, 23 Jun 2017 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/2017/Jermyn/Iveron-Icon/Jerm_Icon_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Hawaiian Myrrh-Streaming Icon of the Iveron Mother of God visited St. Michael's Orthodox Church, Jermyn, PA, on Father's Day, June 18, 2017, for Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170623_2.html Iveron Icon • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_170623_1.html Fri, 23 Jun 2017 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/2017/Harrisburg/Iveron-Icon/Harr_Icon_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, June 17th the Miraculous, Myrrh-streaming Iveron Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos from Honolulu, Hawaii once&nbsp;again visited&nbsp;Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church (Harrisburg, PA), and was greeted by the faithful clergy and laity from the greater Harrisburg Orthodox Churches.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170623_1.html Volunteer Luncheon • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_170619_10.html Thu, 22 Jun 2017 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/2017/Williamsport/Volunteer/Will_Luncheon_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, June 10, 2017, Holy Cross hosted our annual Volunteer Luncheon to honor our auxiliary helpers and parish senior citizens.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_10.html All Saints Day • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_170619_9.html Thu, 22 Jun 2017 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/2017/Williamsport/All-Saints/Will_AllSaints_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On June 11, 2017, Holy Cross observed All Saints Day with an outdoor procession after Liturgy: carrying icons of the heroes of our faith and the Holy Fire from Jerusalem.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_9.html Fr. James Mason’s 55th Ordination Anniversary • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_170619_8.html Wed, 21 Jun 2017 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/2017/Bethlehem/Anniversary/Beth_Ann_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Father James Mason&rsquo;s family provided a coffee hour honoring his anniversary of 55 years as a priest.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_8.html Youth Picnic • Elysburg http://doepa.org/news_170619_7.html Wed, 21 Jun 2017 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/2017/Mount-Carmel/Knoebels/MtCarm_Pic_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 11, following Divine Liturgy, St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel, PA held a picnic at Knoebel&rsquo;s Amusement Park for the youth of the parish.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_7.html Archbishop MARK Visits • Nanticoke http://doepa.org/news_170619_6.html Tue, 20 Jun 2017 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/2017/Nanticoke/Bishop/Nan_Bish_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 11, 2017, Father Traian Stafiuc and the community of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Nanticoke, PA welcomed His Eminence, Archbishop MARK for a hierarchical visit.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_6.html Graduates Recognized • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_170619_5.html Tue, 20 Jun 2017 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/2017/Berwick/Grads/Ber_Grads_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday June 11, Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church recognized their graduates from high school and college following Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_5.html Feast of Pentecost • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_170619_4.html Mon, 19 Jun 2017 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/2017/Stroudsburg/Pentecost/Stroud_Pent_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 4 2017, the community of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church welcomed His Eminence, Archbishop MARK for the Feast of Pentecost. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_4.html Feast of Pentecost • Philadelphia http://doepa.org/news_170619_3.html Mon, 19 Jun 2017 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/2017/Philadelphia-Assumption/Pentecost/Phil_Pent_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 4th the faithful of Assumption of the Holy Virgin Orthodox Church celebrated the Feast of Holy Pentecost with the Divine Liturgy, Great Vespers and Kneeling Service.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_3.html Feast of Pentecost • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_170608_2.html Thu, 08 Jun 2017 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/2017/Harrisburg/Pentecost/CTS_Pente_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 4th the faithful of Christ the Saviour celebrated the great and holy feast of Pentecost.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170608_2.html In Memoriam • Matushka Olga Kapral http://doepa.org/news_170607_1.html Wed, 07 Jun 2017 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/2017/Diocese/Kapral/KapralMain_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Matushka Olga [Grabko] Kapral, 92, wife of the late Archpriest Michael Kapral, fell asleep in the Lord after a brief illness on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170607_1.html Parish Council Workshop • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_170605_2.html Tue, 06 Jun 2017 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/2017/Harrisburg/PC-Workshop/Harr_PC_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, June 3 2017, Parish Council members and clergy from around the Diocese met at Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA for a parish council workshop entitled &ldquo;Igniting the Flame,&rdquo; presented by Bill Marianes.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170605_2.html PASCHA • Dundaff http://doepa.org/news_170605_1.html Mon, 05 Jun 2017 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/2017/Dundaff/Pascha/Dun_Pas_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 16 2017, the community of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Dundaff, PA gathered to celebrate the Feast of Feasts.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170605_1.html St. Tikhon’s Seminary Announces Enrollment into Diaconal and Parish Leadership Formation Program http://doepa.org/news_170619_11.html Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=png&relativeimage=images/flyers/2017/Diocese/Diaconal_Flyer.png&archive=0&final_h=51&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Tikhon&rsquo;s Seminary is announcing open enrollment into an expanded Diaconal and Parish Leadership Formation program!&nbsp; The program is currently structured to satisfy the educational requirements of laymen who would like to pursue ordination into the Diaconate.&nbsp; It is also intended for faithful men and women, who would like to deepen their knowledge of Orthodox theology and spiritual life to be more effective in their ministry in the Church.&nbsp; The expanded program now consists of two educational tracks: one for those who intend to serve as Deacons in the Orthodox Church and another for those who are actively involved in parish leadership.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_11.html Fr. Patrick Henry Reardon Fall Tour • Diocese of Philadelphia and Eastern PA http://doepa.org/news_170619_2.html Mon, 19 Jun 2017 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/2017/Diocese/Reardon/Reardon_FullTour.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>Fr. Patrick Heny Reardon will be making a fall tour throughtout the diocese to deliver a lecture entitled "Atonement: An Orthodox Theology of Redemption"</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Fr. Reardon will be visiting various churches in each deanery to deliver this lecture.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_2.html 110th Anniversary Celebration • Lopez http://doepa.org/news_170619_1.html Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="text-align: center;">Saint Vladimir's Orthodox Church in Lopez, PA will celebrate their 110th Anniversary on July 15, 2017. The Celebration is open to all, but reservations are greatly appreciated for planning purposes.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="/files/flyers/2017/Lopez/St.-Vladimir-110th-Anniv-FLYER-final-June-13-2017.pdf" target="_blank">A flyer for this momentous event can be found HERE.</a></p> <p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;">WE WANT TO MAKE SURE THERE'S ENOUGH FOOD FOR EVERYBODY ATTENDING THE PICNIC. <br />While walk-in guests are welcome, if you definitely plan on joining us, please help us be prepared - RSVP with your name and number of guests by Saturday July 8 and leave a message at the parish house (570) 928-8909. Or contact Bob Neufer, parish president at (570) 928-1099 or <a href="mailto:kbneuf@ptd.net">kbneuf@ptd.net</a></p> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170619_1.html Agia Sophia / OCCGH Golf Scramble http://doepa.org/news_170131_2.html Tue, 31 Jan 2017 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/flyers/2017/Harrisburg/Agia-Sophia_OCCGH-Golf-Tournament-2017_RS.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=58&percent=100"><p>Agia Sophia Coffee House and the Orthodox Christian Charities of Greater Harrisburg will hold their 4-person scramble golf tournament on Saturday, July 15. Space is limited, cost is $260 per team.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_170131_2.html