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Eternal Memory: Rose Golio

Friday, February 13, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA - The Chancery has learned that + ROSE GOLIO, the mother of Pani Joanne Allard, fell asleep in the Lord on Friday, February 13, 2015. The Funeral will take place in Minneapolis, MN. Diocesan Clergy and faithful are asked to remember + Rose in their prayers. Read more...

Schedule of His Grace, Bishop Gregory For
February & March - 2015

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA -- The schedule of His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa for February and March 2015 has been released by the Diocesan Chancery. Read more...

Diocesan Clergy and Faithful Requested To Take Part in Orthodox Generosity Survey

Monday, February 02, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA -- His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, in an Archpastoral Letter which has been released today, has requested that Diocesan clergy and faithful take part in a national study commissioned by the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America. This National study entitled “Exploring Orthodox Generosity: Giving in US Orthodox Parishes”. Both Clergy and Laity have been invited to participate in this unique project. The following are a few examples of questions that the study will explore: Why do people give or don’t give to parishes? Read more...

Register Now For 2015 Diocesan Lenten Retreats!

Friday, January 30, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA - The Diocesan Chancery is pleased to announce the schedule of the annual Diocesan Lenten Retreats, which are sponsored by the ACRY for the upcoming Lenten Season. These retreats are open to everyone and contain special programing for youth and adults of all ages. Bishop Gregory, along with other talented clergy of the Diocese will offer insightful and inspiring presentations designed to encourage and challenge the faithful to stay focused on the spiritual life as they continue their Lenten Journey to Pascha. Read more...

On-Line Scripture Study Seeking Input For Future Programming

Thursday, January 29, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA -- For the past three years, a weekly on-line scripture study has been broadcast live from St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Warren, Ohio. Taught by the Very Rev. Protopresbyter Kenneth Bachofsky, Professor of Scripture at Christ the Saviour Seminary, the participants have studied the Gospels of St. Matthew and St. John. These weekly lectures, which are delivered in a clear and concise manner, drawing on the patristic voice of the Fathers of the Church Read more...

Eternal Memory: George Hazuda

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA - The Chancery has learned that + George Hazuda Jr. (86) passed to life eternal on January 24. + George is the brother of Very Rev. Protopresbyter Ronald Hazuda and Pani Eleanor Polanichka. He was a member of St. John's Church in Nesquehoning where he served formerly as parish treasurer. Read more...

Diocesan Faithful March For Life

Monday, January 26, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA -- Clergy and faithful of the Diocese recently took part in two Pro-Life Marches marking the 42nd Anniversary of the Supreme Court Ruling Roe V. Wade which legalized abortion in all 50 states in the USA. On Sunday, January 18, 2015, Fr. Jonathan Bannon, of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church of Rockford, IL along with faithful from the Chicago Deanery, joined the Orthodox Christian's For Life - Chicago at a Pro-life Rally at Federal Plaza in downtown Chicago. Read more...

Theophany Services To Be Live Streamed!

Sunday, January 18, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA [Christ the Saviour Cathedral] -- Divine Services for the Feast of Theophany will be live streamed on the internet to accomodate its growing audience of homebound viewers. The broadcasting schedule is as follows:Great Compline and The Blessing of Water - Sun January 18, 2015 - 7:00 pm. Divine Liturgy of Theophany - Monday January 19, 2015 - 9:00 am Read more...

Eternal Memory: Dorothy Brown

Saturday, January 17, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA - The Chancery has learned that +DOROTHY BROWN, the mother of Pani Bethany Mihaly, fell asleep in the Lord on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. The Funeral will take place on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 in Georgia.Diocesan Clergy and faithful are asked to remember + Dorothy in their prayers. Read more...

Diocesan Youth Receive Spiritual Profit From OCF College Conference

Saturday, January 17, 2015

JOHNSTOWN, PA --- [Diocesan Chancery] This year, 12 of our Diocesan College Students were sponsored by an anonymous donation to attend the Orthodox Christian Fellowship College Conference East held at Antiochian Village in Bolivar, PA from December 27-30, 2014. As a Diocese we are grateful for this donation together with His Grace Bishop Gregory. His Grace attended the event as he did last year Read more...

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