St. Michaels welcomes guests for Parish Feast - 11/08/22

On November 8th, St. Michael’s Orthodox Church in Mount Carmel had its annual celebration in commemoration of St. Michael, their patron saint, and in honor of living and departed veterans in the parish and the community.  The Liturgy was celebrated by Father Timothy Hojnicki, Dean of the Frackville Deanery.  Father Vjekoslav Jovicic, from Holy Ascension Orthodox Church in Frackville, and Father Stephen Vernak, from Christ the Saviour Church co-celebrated the Liturgy.  Father John Onofrey, from St.  Herman of Alaska, directed the choir.  Father Edward and Matushka Anna Hughes also joined us for the celebration.  Following the Liturgy hundreds of names of the departed Veterans from the parish were read as well as the living Veterans in the parish to honor for their service.  A free breakfast was provided to all.