Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 Archpriest John Moses Delivers Lecture • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_160523_2.html Mon, 23 May 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/Lecture/WB_Lect_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Archpriest John Moses offered a presentation, "Living a Christian Life in a Material World" on Saturday, May 14 at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Wilkes Barre.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160523_2.html Holy Saturday Vesperal Divine Liturgy • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160523_1.html Mon, 23 May 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/Holy-Saturday/Harr_HS_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30th&nbsp;our community gathered to celebrate the Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil, sometimes called the &ldquo;First Pascha&rdquo;, as it was originally the first Liturgy of the Great Paschal vigil.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160523_1.html PASCHA • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_160518_1.html Wed, 18 May 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/PASCHA/Jerm_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The faithful of St.Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Jermyn, PA celebrated the Feast of Feasts on May 1, 2016. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160518_1.html Saint Thomas Sunday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160513_1.html Fri, 13 May 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/St-Thomas/Harr_Thom_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, May 8th the community at Christ the Saviour celebrated our patronal feast - St. Thomas Sunday (Antipascha); as well as Mother's Day.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160513_1.html Palm Sunday to PASCHA • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_160509_6.html Thu, 12 May 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/Williamsport/Palm-Sunday-Pascha/Will_PSP_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Williamsport, PA has provided a look at their Holy Week - from Palm Sunday through Pascha.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_6.html St. Thomas Sunday • Lopez http://doepa.org/news_160509_5.html Wed, 11 May 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/Lopez/St-Thomas/Lop_ST_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, May 8, 2016, the faithful of St. Vladimir Orthodox Church in Lopez, PA celebrated St. Thomas Sunday with the blessing of graves.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_5.html St. Alexis Toth of Wilkes-Barre Feast Day • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_160509_4.html Tue, 10 May 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-Cathedral/Toth/WB_Toth_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, May 7, 2016, clergy and the faithful of the Wilkes-Barre Deanery gathered at Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral in Wilkes-Barre, PA to celebrate the Feast of St. Alexis Toth, Confessor and Defender of Orthodoxy in North America.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_4.html PASCHA • Lopez http://doepa.org/news_160509_3.html Mon, 09 May 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/Lopez/PASCHA/Lop_PASCHA_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The faithful of St.Vladimir Orthodox Church in Lopez, PA celebrated the Feast of Feasts on May 1, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_3.html PASCHA • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_160509_2.html Mon, 09 May 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/Olyphant-Nicholas/PASCHA/Oly_PASCHA_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Olyphant, PA celebrated the Feast of Feasts on May 1, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_2.html Good Friday Burial Vespers • Mechanicsburg http://doepa.org/news_160509_1.html Mon, 09 May 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/Mechanicsburg/Good-Friday/Mech_GF_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, April 30, 2016, the faithful of Holy Apostles Orthodox Mission in Mechanicsburg, PA gathered for Burial Vespers of Great and Holy Friday. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160509_1.html Liturgy of St. Basil the Great • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_160506_9.html Sat, 07 May 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/Basil/Grad_Bas_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30, 2016, the faithful of St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville, PA welcomed His Eminence, Archbishop MARK, to celebrate the Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_9.html PASCHA • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_160506_8.html Sun, 08 May 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/PASCHA/Grad_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30 into the early hours of Sunday, May 1, 2016, the faithful of St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville, PA gathered to celebrate the Feast of Feasts, the Resurrection of Our Lord, Jesus Christ. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_8.html Good Friday • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_160506_7.html Fri, 06 May 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/Good-Friday/Grad_GF_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, April 29, 2016, the faithful of St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville, PA gathered for the services of Great and Holy Friday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_7.html Bright Monday Pan-Orthodox Divine Liturgy • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_6.html Wed, 11 May 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/Bright-Monday/Harr_Mon_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Throughout Bright Week, the community of Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA will to gather and celebrate the Lord&rsquo;s Resurrection.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_6.html Agape Vespers • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_5.html Tue, 10 May 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/Agape-Vespers/Harr_Agape_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>At 12pm on Pascha Day, the faithful of Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA gathered for the Agape Vespers, which were celebrated by Fr. David Vernak.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_5.html PASCHA • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_4.html Mon, 09 May 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/PASCHA/Harr_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Late Saturday evening, April 29, 2016, and &ldquo;while it was still dark&rdquo; into Sunday, May 1, 2016,&nbsp; the community of Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Harrisburg, PA gathered for the &ldquo;Feast of Feast, and Holy Day of Holy Days.&rdquo;</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_4.html Matins of Great and Holy Saturday (Lamentations) • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_3.html Sun, 08 May 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/Good-Friday-Lamentations/Harr_Lam_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>In the evening on Friday, April 29th 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_160506_3.html Vespers of Great and Holy Friday (Burial Service) • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_2.html Sat, 07 May 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/Good-Friday-Burial/Harr_Burial_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>In the afternoon on Friday, April 29th the community of Christ the Savior 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_160506_2.html Holy Week Archpastoral Visit • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_160506_1.html Fri, 06 May 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/Holy-Week/IMG_2221.jpg&archive=0&final_h=433&final_w=325&percent=100"><p>From Tuesday, April 26 &ndash; Wednesday, April 27th our community welcomed His Eminence Archbishop Mark, as he led us in the Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts on Tuesday and Wednesday; as well as &nbsp;the Sacrament of Holy Unction on Great and Holy Wednesday, where we were joined by the faithful Holy Apostles Mission - interceding the Lord&rsquo;s mercy, and healing of soul and body.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160506_1.html PASCHA • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_160504_5.html Thu, 05 May 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/Pottstown/Pascha/Pott_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, May 1, 2016, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Pottstown, PA celebrated the Resurrection of Our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160504_5.html PASCHA • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_160504_4.html Fri, 06 May 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/Pascha/MtCarm_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The faithful of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel, PA celebrated the Feast of Feasts on May 1, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160504_4.html PASCHA • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_160504_3.html Wed, 04 May 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/PASCHA/Beth_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church of Bethlehem, PA, Paschal celebration began at 9AM Saturday, with the Liturgy of St. Basil the Great.&nbsp; At 11:30PM, the celebration continued with a candlelight procession, Paschal Matins, and Paschal Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160504_3.html Liturgy of St. Basil • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_160504_2.html Thu, 05 May 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/St-Basil/MtCarm_Basil_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30, 2016, the faithful of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel, PA celebrated the Liturgy of St. Basil in anticipation of the Resurrection.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160504_2.html Good Friday • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_160504_1.html Wed, 04 May 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/Good-Friday/MtCarm_GF_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, April 30, 2016, the faithful of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel, PA gathered for Good Friday Lamentations including the processional, in anticipation for the Resurrection.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160504_1.html PASCHA • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_160503_4.html Tue, 03 May 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/PASCHA/Stroud_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30 into the wee hours of Sunday May 1, 2016, the faithful of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg PA gathered to celebrate the Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160503_4.html PASCHA • Mechanicsburg http://doepa.org/news_160503_3.html Tue, 03 May 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/Mechanicsburg/PASCHA/Mech_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 30 into the wee hours of Sunday May 1, 2016, the faithful of Holy Apostles Orthodox Mission in Mechanicsburg PA gathered to celebrate the Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160503_3.html PASCHA • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_160503_2.html Tue, 03 May 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/Berwick/PASCHA/Ber_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, April 29 into the wee hours of Sunday May 1, 2016, the faithful of Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church in Berwick PA gathered to celebrate the Resurrection of Our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160503_2.html PASCHA • Lykens http://doepa.org/news_160503_1.html Tue, 03 May 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/Lykens/PASCHA/Lyk_Pascha_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Christ Is Risen!&nbsp; What a joyous Paschal Liturgy was celebrated at Holy Ascension Orthodox Church in Lykens, PA. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160503_1.html Summer Dance • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_160525_1.html Wed, 25 May 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/Williamsport/Summer-Dance.jpg&archive=0&final_h=433&final_w=325&percent=100"><p>Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Williamsport, PA will hold a Semi-formal dance on Friday, June 17 from 5 - 9pm. Pizza and snacks will be served, and dancing will include both traditional and pop music. Please RSVP to Myra Kovalak by June 10</p> <p>570-916-9375</p> <p><a href="mailto:mekovalak@gmail.com">mekovalak@gmail.com</a></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160525_1.html