New Melkite Bishop for Montreal, Canada

September 18, 2021 0 Comments

Today, the Holy See announced that Pope Francis has assented to election of the Melkite Synod of Father Milad Jawish, B.S., 47, as the new bishop for the Eparchy of Saint-Sauveur de Montréal, Canada, who until now, he has been the pastor of Saint-Jean-Chrysostome in Brussels. Father Milad was born on 19 December 1973 in …

Amal (Tabet) Karam fell asleep in the Lord

September 13, 2021 0 Comments

As many know from Church on Sunday, Amal (Tabet) Karam, 78, fell asleep in the Lord on Saturday, 11 September 2021. She was  beloved wife of Tanios “Tony” Karam. Amal’s Melkite Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Annunciation Melkite Cathedral, 7 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, …

Father Saba Shofany fell asleep in the Lord

August 30, 2021 0 Comments

It is with great sadness that we let everyone know about the passing of Fr. Saba Shofany. Fr. Saba was a priest of our Eparchy. Most recently he was serving Utica parish until he was diagnosed with cancer, which he battled for the past 2 years. He died this morning and his funeral will take …

Return to Sunday Divine Worship

June 16, 2021 0 Comments

June 16, 2021 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The Eucharist is our life-line, without it we cannot live. The Sunday Divine Liturgy is the community celebration of Christ in our midst, the event that unites us all together as the Body of Christ. Celebrating the Eucharist is not just a commandment of the Church, …

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.