Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 Hierarchs Gather for Annual General Assembly Meeting • Detroit http://doepa.org/news_161007_1.html Fri, 07 Oct 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/Bishops/Bishops_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America convened their 7thAnnual General Assembly Meeting in Detroit on October 4, 2016 with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy at the Antiochian Basilica of Saint Mary in Livonia, Michigan.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_161007_1.html First Service in New Building • Mechanicsburg http://doepa.org/news_161006_2.html Thu, 06 Oct 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/First-Service-New-Building/Mech_First_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday &amp; Sunday, October 1 &amp;2, Holy Apostles Mission in Mechanicsburg, celebrated the first service in their newly constructed &ldquo;phase 1&rdquo; multipurpose building.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_161006_2.html Psalms and Hymns Benefit Concert • Philadelphia http://doepa.org/news_161006_1.html Thu, 06 Oct 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/STOTS/Psalms-Hymns.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>St. Tikhon's Seminary has partnered with the newly launched Center for Orthodox Thought and Culture to hold a benefit concert in Philadelphia on Sunday, November 6 at 4:00 PM in the McInnis Auditorium on Eastern University's campus.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_161006_1.html "Ancient Spirituality: Modern Application" • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_161001_2.html Thu, 06 Oct 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/Slide1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=67&percent=100"><p>On Monday, October 24, Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Williamsport, PA will host Fr. Thomas Soroka who will give a presentation entitled "Ancient Spirituality: Modern Application." The lecture will begin at 7PM. For more informaton visit <a href="http://www.holycrosswilliamsport.org" target="_blank">their website.</a></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_161001_2.html Refugee Aid Charity Dinner • Pottstown *UPDATED! http://doepa.org/news_160916_1.html Fri, 16 Sep 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/Pottstown/Refugee-dinner-flyer_print_final1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=69&percent=100"><p>Holy Trinity Orthodox Church will present a Charity Dinner with the theme "Refugee Aid: How the Orthodox Church Can Help" on Saturday, November 12, 2016.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_160916_1.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