His All Holiness Patriarch Bartholomew Offers Video Greeting To Diocese
NEW ORLEANS, LA / JOHNSTOWN, PA -- At the direction of His Eminence, Metropolitan Nicholas, our Diocesan Apostolate for Information Technology and Communications in collaboration with the Internet Ministries Department of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America made it possible to exchange video greetings between His All-Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the youth of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese. His Eminence, Metropolitan Nicholas, keenly aware of the the communications technology at the disposal of our diocese, believed that such a gesture would express the love and respect of the faithful of our diocese and the interest in which His pastoral visit has generated especially amongst our youth.
Video greetings were extended to His All-Holiness by Metropolitan Nicholas, the Seminarians of Christ the Saviour Seminary, diocesan youth who attended a Camp Nazareth reunion in Danbury, CT and the the youth of St. Michael's Church in Binghamton, NY.
Knowing the extremely demanding schedule of His All-Holiness, it was with great joy that the chancery was informed today, that His All-Holiness wished to respond in kind, by sending His own video greeting!
The video greetings and the response of His All Holiness may be viewed on the special Patriarchal You Tube Channel by clicking here. View it in higher quality on our diocesan website.
His Eminence, Metropolitan will be travelling tommorow afternoon to New York, where he will participate in meetings with His All-Holiness and the Bishops of SCOBA, Divine Services and other events connected with the Patriarchal visit to the U.S.A.
For more information and to view photo galleries and on demand video of the patriarchal visitation visit. www.patriarchate.org.
Synaxis of the 70 Holy Apostles; Our Righteous Father Theoctistus, Abbot of Cucomo in Sicily; Forefeast of the Theophany of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ; Zosimos the Monk and Athanasios the Notary; Righteous Apollinaria the Senator; Martyrs Chrysanthos and Euphemia; Righteous Euthymios the Younger; New Martyr Onuphrios; Righteous Euthymios of Vatopedi; Righteous John Scholarios; Eustathios Archbishop of Serbia; St. Joseph the Betrothed
You are viewing the New Calendar Readings. View the Old Calendar
National ACRY Bowling Tournament
May 24, 2013
Camp Nazareth, Mercer, PA
May 31, 2013
Diocesan Altarboy Retreat
Christ the Saviour Seminary and Cathedral, Johnstown, PA
June 30, 2013
National ACRY Convention
August 30, 2013
Christ the Saviour Cathedral, Johnstown, PA
October 20, 2013
View more Upcoming Events »
View our Calendar of Events »