Melkite Seminarians

March 17, 2020 0 Comments

Support our Seminarians During the Great Fast, consider daily prayer and financial support for our seminarians, the Readers Riley, Christopher, and Mikhael. Please give generously to the men who are studying to be our priests in the Eparchy of Newton.

The Holy Cross

March 15, 2020 0 Comments

We are near to the mid-point of Great Lent. The Church today celebrates the Holy Cross. What follows below is a piece by Orthodox Father Alexander Schmemann. The third Sunday of Holy and Great Lent is called The Veneration of the Cross.” . . . We are on the one hand, the physical and spiritual …

Addressing the coronavirus

March 15, 2020 0 Comments

Guidance from Bishop Nicholas on the coronavirus situation. Reverend and dear Hierarchs, Fathers, and Deacons, His Grace, Bishop NICHOLAS, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, issues the following guidance: 1. He does not plan to cancel Liturgies around the Eparchy. 2. Holy Communion should continue to be distributed as always, in the mouth, by …

Prayers for Evelyn Moreno

March 11, 2020 0 Comments

His Excellency, Bishop Paul Chomnycky, OSBM (Eparchy of Stamford, Ukrainian) writes to ask for prayers for Evelyn Moreno Please be informed that as a result of a very unfortunate accident after a grease fire in the kitchen, Mrs. Evelyn Moreno, wife of Fr. Robert Moreno, sustained severe burns on 40 % of her body. She …

40 Martyrs of Sebaste

March 9, 2020 0 Comments

The Church sings… Together let us honor that holy company united by faith, those noble warriors of the Master of all; they were divinely enlisted for Christ and passed through fire and water. The they entered into refreshment and pray for those who cry: Glory  Him who has strengthened you; glory to Him who has …

Lenten Observances this week

March 9, 2020 0 Comments

Tuesday, March 10, 6:30 pm: The Pre-sanctified Liturgy Friday, March 13, 6:30 pm: Great Compline and Akathist

Religious Ed

March 9, 2020 0 Comments

Religious education is scheduled for March 21, April 4 & 18 and May 12 –3:30 to 5:00 pm. Arabic class is 30 minutes prior to religious ed on the dates noted above from 3:00 to 3:30 pm. Please contact Joumana Hajj for details.