Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 Feast of the Dormition • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160826_1.html Fri, 26 Aug 2016 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/2016/Harrisburg/Dormition/Harr_Dorm_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, August 12 2016, the community of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA&nbsp; celebrated the feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160826_1.html Parishioner sends Icon to the Holy and Great Council in Greece • Crete http://doepa.org/news_160825_1.html Thu, 25 Aug 2016 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/2016/Wilkes-Barre-Trinity/Icon/WB_Icon_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Peter Holoviak, a parishioner at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Wilkes-Barre, PA recently sent a special made size Icon of&nbsp;Christ with Children, for the Holy and Great Council in Crete, Greece.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160825_1.html Archbishop MARK’s Visit to Ohio • Alliance http://doepa.org/news_160823_1.html Tue, 23 Aug 2016 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/2016/Diocese/MARK-Ohio/Mark_Ohio_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>In conjunction his visit to Holy Transfiguration Monastery on August 6th, His Eminence, Archbishop MARK celebrated at the new mission, St. Nikolai, in Alliance, OH, with the blessing of His Grace Bishop Alexander.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160823_1.html Dormition of the Holy Theotokos Divine Liturgy • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_160817_2.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 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/2016/Bethlehem/Dormition/Beth_Dorm_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday August 15th, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA celebrated the Dormition of the Holy Theotokos and the Blessing of the flowers with a Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160817_2.html The Sacrament of Chrismation • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_160816_4.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 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/2016/Stroudsburg/Chrismation-August/Stroud_Chrism_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Joanne and William Walters, sponsored by Rebecca Boyle, received the Sacrament of Chrismation, by Fr. Nicholas Solak, at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Stroudsburg, on Sunday, August 14, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160816_4.html The Sacrament of Chrismation • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_160816_3.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 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/2016/Gradyville/Chrismation/Grady_Chris_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On August 7, 2016, Jack (Mathias) Wagner was received into the Orthodox faith.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160816_3.html Feast of the Transfiguration • Philadelphia http://doepa.org/news_160816_2.html Tue, 16 Aug 2016 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/2016/Philadelphia-Assumption/Transfiguration/Phil_Trans_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, August 6th, &nbsp;a beautiful, warm, and sunny morning in Philadelphia, PA, 20 parishioners and guest from the Assumption of the Holy Virgin Orthodox Church celebrated Divine Liturgy of the Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and the Blessing of baskets of fruit (and vegetables) by Father Mark Koczak</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160816_2.html Graduates Recognized • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_160816_1.html Tue, 16 Aug 2016 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/2016/Gradyville/Grads/Grady_Grad_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On July 10, 2016, &nbsp;the Very Reverend John J. Perich and parishioners of St Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville, PA recognized parish graduates.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160816_1.html Feast of St. Herman of Alaska • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160810_1.html Wed, 10 Aug 2016 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/2016/Harrisburg/Herman/Harr_Herm_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, Aug 9th Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA hosted a pan-Orthodox Liturgy for the feast of St. Herman of Alaska.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160810_1.html Feast of the Transfiguration • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_160808_2.html Mon, 08 Aug 2016 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/2016/Bethlehem/Transfiguration/Beth_Trans_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday August 6th, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA celebrated the Transfiguration of the Lord and the Blessing of the fruit with a Divine Liturgy. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160808_2.html Feast of the Transfiguration • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_160808_1.html Mon, 08 Aug 2016 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/2016/Mount-Carmel/Transfiguration/MtCarm_Trans_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mt. Carmel celebrated Transfiguration and blessed fruit on August 6th.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160808_1.html 35th Annual Russian Days Festival • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_160822_9.html Mon, 22 Aug 2016 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/flyers/2016/Bethlehem/RD-Mailer-PRINT3.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem PA will hold their 35th Annual "Russian Days Festival" from September 9 through September 11. Doors open daily at 11AM.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160822_9.html Diaconal Program Expands • Philadelphia http://doepa.org/news_160817_1.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 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/flyers/2016/Diaconal-Program/07-27-16_New_Program_St_Stephens.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>As many of you know, for a number of years St. Stephen's Cathedral has been hosting a Diaconal Formation Program of St. Tikhon's Seminary.&nbsp; We've been working on expanding this program to also allow for training of layity who are not planning to pursue Diaconal ordination but are active members of their parish and help out in various positions.&nbsp; This program gives participants foundational knowledge of Orthodox Theology, Church History, Scriptural interpretation and Typical, so it can be especially important for those involved in Catechetical work, Sunday School (especially teen/high school level) and cantors/choir directors.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160817_1.html Coffee With Sister Vassa October 2016 Tour http://doepa.org/news_160809_1.html Tue, 09 Aug 2016 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/flyers/2016/Harrisburg/VassaFinal.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>Sr. Dr. Vassa Larin will make a series of presentations around the Diocese of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania beginning on October 17, 2016. A flyer with her full itinerary can be found<a href="/files/flyers/2016/Harrisburg/VassaFinal-1.pdf" target="_blank"> HERE.
</a><br /><br /></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160809_1.html Addiction: Hope For Recovery Workshop • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_160803_4.html Wed, 03 Aug 2016 00:00:00 -0400 <p>Allied Services in Wilkes-Barre, PA will present a workshop entitled "Addiciton: Hope For Recovery" on Thursday, October 20, beginning at 7:15AM. A brochure and registration form can be found <a href="/files/flyers/2016/Diocesan/That-All-May-Worship-2016-Final.pdf" target="_blank">HERE.</a></p> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160803_4.html New Parish Website • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_160801_7.html Mon, 01 Aug 2016 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/2016/Jermyn/Website/St-Michael-Front-cropped.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=76&percent=100"><p>Take a 360 virtual tour of St. Michael's in Jermyn, Pennsylvania! <a href="http://orthodox360.com/tours/stmichael-jermyn/" target="_blank">See interactive views of St. Michael's Parish Church, St. Michael's Center, and St. Michael's Parish Cemetery in 360 degrees.</a> The new website was created by Orthodox Web Solutions under the direction of Father John Parsells. &ldquo;The beauty captured is beyond words,&rdquo; said Very Reverend John Kowalczyk, rector of St. Michael's. &ldquo;Come and see!&rdquo; Please log in at <a href="http://www.stmichaeljermyn.org" target="_blank">www.stmichaeljermyn.org</a></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160801_7.html Konevets Quartet • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160622_11.html Wed, 22 Jun 2016 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/flyers/2016/Harrisburg/Konevets2.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=67&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, September 11th at 4pm Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA will welcome the renowned <a href="http://konevetsquartet.com" target="_blank">Konevets Quartet&nbsp;from St. Petersburg, Russia</a> for a concert of sacred and folk music.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160622_11.html