Father Theophan Paul Leonarczyk reposed in the Lord

April 17, 2021 0 Comments

Today, Father Theophan Paul Leonarczyk reposed in the Lord, he died following ill health. Father Theophan was a priest of the Eparchy of Newton and served as the Chancellor for the Eparchy. He was a very kind man. Let us pray for God’s mercy upon Father Theophan and the consolation of his family. May Father …

Bishop Nicholas’ 2021 Paschal Letter

April 4, 2021 0 Comments

Pascha 2021 Dear Clergy and Laity across America, CHRIST IS RISEN! HE IS TRULY RISEN! On the day of the Resurrection of Christ two disciples were returning to their village Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. They were distraught and saddened, even thinking that Jesus’ body was stolen from the tomb. As they walked and …

The Baked Goods are ready

March 27, 2021 0 Comments

The parish baker of exquisite baked goods reminds us that we can pick up our bake sale orders tomorrow, Palm Sunday,  following the Divine Liturgy.

Shepherd’s Care

March 25, 2021 0 Comments

We will have a second collection for the Shepherd’s Care Associated Charities this weekend, March 28. This is collection mirrors what the Scripture calls the Widow’s Mite: giving from the heart for the good of others. These donations, all of the funds collected, 100%, are distributed by the Eparchy to the poor. Also, please use …

Patriarch Bartholomew at 81

February 28, 2021 0 Comments

Happy birthday (actually, it’s Feb. 29, but in non-leap years, Feb. 28) to His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who turns 81 years! May God grant him good health, strength, and joy to continue his exemplary 30-year ministry as the Ecumenical Patriarch, successor to Saint Andrew. Ἔτη πολλὰ καὶ εὐλογημένα, Παναγιώτατε! Many years, Your All …

World Day of Grandparents and the Elderly

January 31, 2021 0 Comments

Earlier today at the Sunday Angelus in Rome, Pope Francis announced World Day of Grandparents and the Elderly to be held on 4th Sunday of July, the Sunday closest to July 26th feast of Sts. Joachim and Anne, parents of Blessed Virgin Mary, grandparents of Jesus. The first world day will be July 25, 2021. …

Parish notes

January 12, 2021 0 Comments

A few things to keep in mind this week from our Parish. Father Dennis noted a few things for us: 1. The parish initiative for Holy Theophany, “Keeping Soles Warm” (the sock collection for those in need) was a well responded to by our parishioners and friends. We are grateful. In the bulletin Father Dennis …