Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 The Sacrament of Baptism x2! • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_160209_2.html Tue, 09 Feb 2016 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/2016/Edwardsville/Baptism-February/Bap_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, February 7, 2016, the faithful of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA gathered for a Baptismal Liturgy. Twins Demiyana and Miriyana were received into the church by Fr. George Volkovinsky through the Sacraments of Baptism and Chrismation.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160209_2.html Annual Pancake Brunch • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_160209_1.html Tue, 09 Feb 2016 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/2016/Bethlehem/Brunch/Brunch_Main_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Bethlehem's St. Nicholas Orthodox Club of the Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America held its annual pancake brunch on February 7, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160209_1.html Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord • Edwardsville • 2/3/2016 http://doepa.org/news_160204_1.html Wed, 03 Feb 2016 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/2016/Edwardsville/Presentation-Feast/Edw_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, February 3, 2016, the faithful of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA gathered to celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of Our Lord.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160204_1.html Pan-Orthodox Blessing of Waters • Whitehall http://doepa.org/news_160203_2.html Wed, 03 Feb 2016 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/2016/Bethlehem/Water-Blessing/Waters_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday January 31, 2016, &nbsp;a Pan-Orthodox Blessing of the waters took place at Jordan Creek in Whitehall, PA. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160203_2.html Community Soup Day • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_160203_1.html Wed, 03 Feb 2016 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/2016/Mount-Carmel/Soup-Day/Soup_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On January 31st, St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mt. Carmel hosted a Community Soup Day.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160203_1.html 52nd Diocesan Assembly • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_160202_1.html Tue, 02 Feb 2016 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/2016/Diocese/Diocesan-Assembly/DA_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Diocese of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania met for the 52nd Diocesan Assembly at St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Jermyn PA on Thursday, January 28 and Friday January 29, 2016. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160202_1.html Blessing of the Susquehanna • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160121_1.html Thu, 21 Jan 2016 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/2016/Harrisburg/River/River_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, January 17th the Orthodox parishes of Greater Harrisburg gathered at City Island Park for the 8th Annual Pan-Orthodox Great Blessing of the Susquehanna.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160121_1.html Lecture Series at Villanova • Russian America: The Alaskan Native Spiritual Legacy http://doepa.org/news_160209_3.html Tue, 09 Feb 2016 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/2016/Villanova/Speakers.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>In continuation of the "Russian America: The Alaskan Native Spiritual Legacy" exhibition at Villanova University, a series of lectures will begin in March.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160209_3.html Partners in Faith Formation of Children with Autism and Other Disabilities • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160131_1.html Sun, 31 Jan 2016 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/2016/Diocesan/Autism-4-22-16-Flyer.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>The Cardinal Keeler Center in Harrisburg, PA will hold a presentation entitled "Partners in Faith Formation of Children with Autism and Other Disabilities" on April 23, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160131_1.html Exhibition at Villanova • Russian America: The Alaskan Native Spiritual Legacy http://doepa.org/news_160111_4.html Mon, 11 Jan 2016 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/2016/Villanova/banner.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=52&percent=100"><p>As we honor the 45th anniversary of the canonization of St. Herman of Alaska, the north star of Christ's Holy church, we are pleased to announce the opening of the exhibition, "Russian America: The Alaskan Native Spiritual Legacy". Organized by Fr. Richard G. Cannuli, OSA, Villanova University Art Gallery and Fr. John J. Perich, curator of the Metropolitan Museum of the Orthodox Church in America and St. Tikhon's Monastery and Seminary Icon Repository. This exhibition celebrates the various native American peoples of Alaska, their culture and the spiritual legacy of the &nbsp;Russian Orthodox Church.<br /><br /></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160111_4.html