Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 Lenten Retreat • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_140416_1.html Wed, 16 Apr 2014 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/2014/Berwick/Retreat/Ber_Ret_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church recently hosted a Lenten Retreat on Orthodox Spiritual Life. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140416_1.html Palm Sunday • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_140415_4.html Wed, 16 Apr 2014 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/2014/Olyphant%20-%20All%20Saints/Palm%20Sunday/Oly_PS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 13, 2014, the Orthodox faithful of All Saints Orthodox Church in Olyphant celebrated the Feast of Palm Sunday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140415_4.html Feast of the Repose of St. Innocent of Moscow • Frackville Deanery • 3/31/2014 http://doepa.org/news_140415_3.html Wed, 16 Apr 2014 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/2014/Minersville/Feast/Innocent_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday, March 31, the Feast&nbsp;of the Repose of St. Innocent of Moscow, the clergy of the Frackville Deanery gathered at SS. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Minersville to celebrate the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts in the presence of a portion of the relics of St. Innocent.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140415_3.html Palm Sunday and the Sacrament of Chrismation • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_140415_2.html Tue, 15 Apr 2014 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/2014/Harrisburg/Palm%20Sunday/Harr_PS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 13th the community of Christ the Saviour (Harrisburg) celebrated the Feast of the Entrance of our Lord into Jerusalem - Palm Sunday. Before the Liturgy the Lentz family was received into the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church through the Sacrament of Chrismation.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140415_2.html Palm Sunday • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_140415_1.html Tue, 15 Apr 2014 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/2014/Jermyn/Palm%20Sunday/Jer_PS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 13, 2014, the Orthodox faithful of St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Jermyn celebrated the Feast of Palm Sunday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140415_1.html Bishop MARK visits • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_140414_4.html Mon, 14 Apr 2014 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/2014/Bethlehem/MARK%20Visit/Mark_Beth_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 6, 2014, His Grace Bishop MARK visited St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140414_4.html Pan Orthodox Video presentation • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_140414_3.html Tue, 15 Apr 2014 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/2014/Mount%20Carmel/Video/Video_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Olyphant recently held a presentation of the video of the Mysteries of the Jesus Prayer in their Parish Hall.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140414_3.html Palm Sunday • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_140414_2.html Mon, 14 Apr 2014 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/2014/Bethlehem/Palm%20Sunday/PS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 13, 2014, the faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem celebrated the Feast of Palm Sunday with the blessing of palms and Pussy Willows.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140414_2.html Palm Sunday • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_140414_1.html Mon, 14 Apr 2014 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/2014/Edwardsville/Palm%20Sunday/Edw_PS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 13, 2014, the parishioners of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA celebrated the Feast of Palm Sunday with the blessing of Pussy Willows following Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140414_1.html St. Mary of Egypt Mission Vespers • Mt. Carmel http://doepa.org/news_140412_1.html Sat, 12 Apr 2014 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/2014/Mount%20Carmel/Mission/MtCarm_Mission_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 6, 2014, the faithful of the Frackville Deanery gathered at St. Michael's Orthodox Church for Mission Vespers on the 5th Sunday of Lent - the Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140412_1.html St. Mary of Egypt Sunday • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_140410_1.html Thu, 10 Apr 2014 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/2014/Harrisburg/StMary%20Sunday/Harr_Choir_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On April 6th (St. Mary of Egypt Sunday), the community of Christ the Saviour in Harrisburg welcomed the St. Tikhon Seminary Mission Choir. </p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140410_1.html Children's Lenten Retreat • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_140408_3.html Wed, 09 Apr 2014 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/2014/Olyphant%20-%20All%20Saints/SS%20Retreat/Oly_SS_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On April 5, 2014, 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_140408_3.html The Sacrament of Chrismation • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_140408_2.html Tue, 08 Apr 2014 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/2014/Williamsport/Chrismation/Chris_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Holy Cross community rejoiced on April 6, 2014 in the reception of Cory Michael Chelko into the life of the Orthodox Church and the Eucharistic fellowship of Holy Cross.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140408_2.html Parish Council Installed • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_140408_1.html Tue, 08 Apr 2014 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/2014/Jermyn/Council/Jer_Coun_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 6, 2014, Father John Kowalczyk installed the 2014 Church Council of St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Jermyn.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140408_1.html St. Mary of Egypt Mission Service • Lopez http://doepa.org/news_140407_2.html Mon, 07 Apr 2014 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/2014/Lopez/Mission/Lop_Mis_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 6, 2014, the parishioners of St. Vladimir's Orthodox Church in Lopez, PA welcomed members of the Wilkes-Barre Deanery to the St. Mary of Egypt Mission Service. Ten priests were in attendance to concelebrate Lenten Vespers.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140407_2.html St. John of the Ladder Divine Liturgy • Mechanicsburg http://doepa.org/news_140407_1.html Mon, 07 Apr 2014 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/2014/Mechanicsburg/Mission/Mwch_Miss_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 30, His Grace our Bishop Mark made an Archpastoral visit to Holy Apostles Mission. A Hierarchical Liturgy was celebrated where His Grace bestowed on Fr. Timothy the right to wear the gold cross given by the recent session of the Holy Synod of Bishops. A festive Lenten luncheon followed.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140407_1.html Icon Writing Workshop • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_140329_2.html Mon, 31 Mar 2014 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/2014/Gradyville/Icon/Icon_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Fr. Richard Cannuli of Villanova University, a master iconographer, conducted a special week long Icon Workshop at St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Gradyville PA.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140329_2.html Diocesan Clergy attend Training Conference • New Jersey http://doepa.org/news_140403_1.html Thu, 03 Apr 2014 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/2014/Jermyn/Continuing_Ed/C_Ed_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Monday, March 31 to Wednesday, April 2, Very Rev. John Kowalczyk, and Very Rev. Nicholas Solak, participated in the Annual ACCA North East Training conference, at the St. Alphonso Retreat Center, in Long Branch, New Jersey.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140403_1.html St. John of the Ladder Mission Service • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_140402_1.html Thu, 03 Apr 2014 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/2014/Harrisburg/Mission/Harr_Mission_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 30th Christ the Saviour (Harrisburg) hosted the Frackville Deanery Mission Vespers for the 4th Sunday of Great Lent.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140402_1.html Parish Council Sworn in • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_140401_2.html Tue, 01 Apr 2014 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/2014/Olyphant%20-%20All%20Saints/Parish%20Council/Oly_PC_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, March 30, 2013, All Saints Orthodox Church in Olyphant swore in their newly elected Parish Council.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140401_2.html Happy Birthday Father Daniel Ressetar • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_140401_1.html Tue, 01 Apr 2014 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/2014/Mount%20Carmel/Birthday/Res_Bday_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Parishioners of St. Michel's Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel welcomed Father Daniel Ressetar with a Lenten Birthday cake on March 30, 2014.<br /><br /></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140401_1.html Special Guest at St. John of the Ladder Mission Service • Old Forge http://doepa.org/news_140331_2.html Mon, 31 Mar 2014 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/2014/Old%20Forge/Mission/OF_Mission_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Orthodox faithful of the Wilkes-Barre Deanery met at St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Old Forge to celebrate St. John of the Ladder Mission Service on Sunday, March 30, 2014.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140331_2.html Lenten Food Sale • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_140331_1.html Mon, 31 Mar 2014 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/2014/Edwardsville/Lenten%20Sale/Sale2_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The parishioners of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, Edwardsville, held a Lenten food sale on Friday, March 28, 2014.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140331_1.html Bishop MARK attends Presanctified Liturgy • Jermyn http://doepa.org/news_140329_3.html Sat, 29 Mar 2014 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/2014/Jermyn/Mark%20Visit%20March%20FINAL/Makr_Jerm_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, March 26, 2014, His Grace, Bishop Mark made an Archpastoral Visit and presided over the Pre Sanctified Liturgy at St. Michael's Orthodox Church in Jermyn.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140329_3.html St. Gregory Palamas -  Deanery Meeting and Mission Service • Gradyville http://doepa.org/news_140329_1.html Sat, 29 Mar 2014 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/2014/Gradyville/Mission/Mission_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church hosts Deanery Meeting and Mission Service<br />On Sunday, March 16, 2014 St. Herman of Alaska Gradyville PA hosted the Philadelphia Deanery meeting and Mission service.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140329_1.html Sunday School Commemorates Feast with Skit • Pottstown http://doepa.org/news_140326_1.html Wed, 26 Mar 2014 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/2014/Pottstown/Skit/Potts_Skit_Page_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Sunday School students of Holy Trinity Church, led by Mrs. AnnaMarie Black, commemorated the Feast of Annunciation with a skit after Divine Liturgy on Sunday, March 23, 2014.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140326_1.html 2014 Lenten Mission Schedule http://doepa.org/news_140224_1.html Mon, 24 Feb 2014 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/clipart/Mission_Pic.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The 2014 Lenten Mission Schedule has been released. Locations and times are up to date - some information is still forthcoming and will be added as it is received. The schedule can be found <a href="/files/Schedules/2014/2014-Lenten-Mission-Schedule.pdf" target="_blank">HERE.</a></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140224_1.html Hospitality ala Rus • Mayfield • May 4 2014 http://doepa.org/news_140411_1.html Fri, 11 Apr 2014 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/2014/Mayfield/Mayfield_Rus_Flyer.jpg&archive=0&final_h=1056&final_w=800&percent=100"></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_140411_1.html