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2014 Eastern Regional Lenten Retreat (4/5/14)

The 2014 Diocesan Eastern Regional Lenten Retreat took place on Saturday April 5, 2014 at Holy Ghost Orthodox Christian Church in Phoenixville, PA.

Hosted by the National SR ACRY, the event drew more than 30 teens and children and 40 adults.

Fr. Jeff Zias was the keynote speaker for the Adults and discussed the topic "God's Grace: Treasure of the Holy"

The teens were led in an interactive discussion on the topic " Knight's Tale: Christians - Prepare for Glory!" by Rev. Fr. Michael Chendorain.

Rev. Fr. William and Pani Amy George served as retreat masters for children ages 6-11 and discussed the topic: Eat, Pray, Love: Our Life in Christ".

The posted photos, courtesy of Mrs Tracey Bilanin, the retreat coordinator, show scenes from this spiritually uplifting day.
Fr. Peter Paproski, National Sr. ACRY Spiritual advisor welcomes the faithful to the 13th Annual Eastern Regional Lenten Retreat.
Morning Prayers.
Prayers of the 6th Hour.
Fr. Jeff Zias speaks to the adults in attendance on acquiring the Treasures of God.
Fr. William and Pani Amy George with the younger children.
(Lenten Retreat)
Fr. Michael Chendorain with the teenagers.
Participants of the 2014 Eastern Regional Diocesan Lenten Retreat