Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/ 60 Fathers Day • Williamsport http://doepa.org/news_180618_2.html Tue, 19 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Williamsport/Fathers-Day/Will_Frs_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 17, the faithful of Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Williamsport, PA remembered fathers both living and deceased during Divine Liturgy, which was served by Fr. Michael Evans.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180618_2.html Awarding Of the Jeweled Cross • Nanticoke http://doepa.org/news_180618_1.html Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Nanticoke/Jeweled-Cross/NAN_JC_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday June 17th, Archpriest Traian Stafiuc was awarded the privilege of wearing the jeweled cross by His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180618_1.html The Sacrament of Chrismation • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_180615_1.html Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Harrisburg/Graduates/Harr_Grad_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 3rd (All Saints) we welcomed Una McManus into the Orthodox Faith through the Sacrament of Holy Chrismation.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180615_1.html Two Ordinations • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_180612_1.html Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Wilkes-Barre-Trinity/Ordinations/WB_Ord_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday June 10, 2018, Holy Trinity was thrice blessed with the visitation of His Eminence Archbishop MARK and not one but two ordinations; one to the Holy Priesthood and one to the Holy Diaconate.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180612_1.html St. Nicholas Celebrates 2018 Graduate • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_180611_3.html Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Bethlehem/AF-Grad/Beth_Grad_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday June 10, the coffee hour after Divine Liturgy at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA was hosted by Donald and Guliana Holobeny, to honor their son, Daniel.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180611_3.html 4th Annual Pierogie Festival • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_180611_2.html Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Edwardsville/Pierogie-Festival/Edw_PF_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On June 8 and 9, members of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA participated in the 4th Annual Pierogie Festival in the downtown.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180611_2.html The Sacrament of the Holy Orders • Wrightstown http://doepa.org/news_180611_1.html Mon, 11 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Wrightstown/Ordination/Wright_Ord_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On June 3rd, Seminarian, Subdeacon Silouan Burns was Ordained to the Holy Diaconate at St. Mark in Wrightstown, PA.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180611_1.html Blessing of Graves • Mount Carmel http://doepa.org/news_180607_1.html Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Mount-Carmel/Graves/MtCarm_Graves_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On June 3, Father Ignatius Hunter and the community of St. Michael&rsquo;s Orthodox Church in Mt. Carmel blessed graves at St. Michael&rsquo;s Cemetery and at Sts. Peter&rsquo;s &nbsp;and Paul&rsquo;s Cemetery in Centralia.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180607_1.html Pentecost Sunday • Stroudsburg http://doepa.org/news_180605_1.html Wed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Stroudsburg/Pentecost/Stroud_Pente_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, May 27, the community of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Stroudsburg, PA welcomed Archbishop MARK for the Feast of Pentecost.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180605_1.html Graduate Breakfast • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_180604_1.html Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Edwardsville/graduates/Grads_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, June 3, the community of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church in Edwardsville, PA honored parish graduates with a breakfast following Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180604_1.html Pierogi Workers Luncheon • Bethlehem http://doepa.org/news_180601_1.html Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Bethlehem/Pierogie-Luncheon/Beth_Pier_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, May 30th, the community of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Bethlehem, PA recognized parish pierogi workers with a Molieben and luncheon.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180601_1.html The Feast of Pentecost • Wilkes-Barre http://doepa.org/news_180531_1.html Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Wilkes-Barre-Trinity/Pentecost/WB_Pente_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Wilkes-Barre celebrated the feast of Pentecost, its patronal feast, with beautiful liturgical services and with parish fellowship following Divine Liturgy on Sunday.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180531_1.html The Feast of Pentecost • Harrisburg http://doepa.org/news_180530_2.html Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Harrisburg/Pentecost/Harr_Pent_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Saturday, May 26th -&nbsp;Sunday, May 27th&nbsp;the faithful of Christ the Saviour celebrated the great and holy feast of Pentecost.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180530_2.html The Feast of Pentecost • Olyphant http://doepa.org/news_180530_1.html Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Olyphant-Nicholas/Pentecost/Oly_Pent_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday May 27, 2018 the faithful of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Olyphant celebrated the Feast of Pentecost.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180530_1.html Memorial Day Service • Edwardsville http://doepa.org/news_180529_2.html Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Edwardsville/Memorial-Day/Edw_Mem_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Memorial Day, May 28, the community of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church held their annual Memorial Day &ldquo;Memorial Service&rdquo; at Veterans Memorial Park on Main Street in Edwardsville, PA.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180529_2.html The Feast of Pentecost • Berwick http://doepa.org/news_180529_1.html Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Berwick/Pentecost/Ber_Pente_News_Photo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday May 27, the community of Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church in Berwick, PA celebrated the Feast of Pentecost.</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180529_1.html Attention All Diocesan Graduates! http://doepa.org/news_180420_1.html Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/clipart/Grad_Art_2013.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Attention all Diocesan Graduates!</p> <p>Congratulations on your accomplishment! Please share your good news with the Diocese. The Fall issue of Alive in Christ (the Diocesan Magazine) will feature all Diocesan Graduates. The only way this can happen is if YOU choose to participate. If you do (and you really should!) please submit the following:</p> <p>Your Photo - a headshot will appear in the magazine. You can supply any type of photo of yourself that you want, but know that it will ultimately be cropped to a headshot. Quality counts! A larger photo file size is better - it will print better. Please supply as a JPG file electronically to <a href="mailto:doepa.communications@gmail.com,">doepa.communications@gmail.com</a></p> <p>Your Biography - the following information will appear if you supply it - send to the same email address - you can send info AS an email or attach an MS word document. DO NOT PUT THE PHOTO IN THE MS WORD DOCUMENT - send as a separate attachment</p> <p>Graduate's Name - correct spelling<br />Graduate's Parish - name of Parish AND City please<br />Graduate's Parent' Names - whomever you consider your guardians or would like to acknowledge<br />Where you graduated from - full name of school and location<br />Future Plans - college? Work? Continue in your career?&nbsp;</p> <p>This information is exactly what space allows for and is what will be printed. No More, No Less.</p> <p>You can also send physical photos and written correspondence to</p> <p>Aric Gingo<br />160 Shadetree Road<br />Shavertown, PA &nbsp;18708</p> <p>Please note that any physical materials will not be returned</p> <p>Due Date is June 30, 2018 - but please feel free to be an overachiever and send early!</p> <p>Congratulations!</p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180420_1.html Confronting Dragons: Christian Hope in Tolkien and Fantasy Literature! http://doepa.org/news_180212_1.html Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://doepa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/flyers/2018/St-Basil-Center/OSSP-2018-Flyer.final.jpg&archive=0&final_h=58&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>We are very excited to announce the college accredited 2018 Summer Scholars Program, hosted by the St. Basil Center for Orthodox Thought and Culture (being run in conjunction with the Templeton Honors College):&nbsp;Confronting Dragons:&nbsp;Christian Hope in Tolkien and Fantasy Literature! The program is geared to high school students. This year, we will be focusing our time on discussing Christian hope in Tolkien and other fantasy literature. We believe this program would be an excellent fit for many Orthodox Christian students. <a href="https://stbasilcotc.org/spyos/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Check here for more details</a></p></div> Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania http://doepa.org/news_180212_1.html