News & Events - 2018
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.
Central Region: Saturday March 17, 2018 at St. Nicholas Church, Homestead, PA from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (EST)
Eastern Region: Saturday March 24, 2018 at St Francis Center For Renewal, Bethlehem, PA from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (EST)
Western Region: Saturday March 24, 2018 at 2 pm (CST) Read more...
Dear Beloved Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
As we celebrate this joyous Feast of the Nativity in the flesh of our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ, I wish to share with you one of my favorite Christmas homilies from the Church Fathers concerning this day. St. John Chrysostom spoke on the Incarnation with these words:
“I behold a new and wondrous mystery!
My ears resound to the shepherd’s song, piping no soft melody, but loudly chanting a heavenly hymn!
JOHNSTOWN, PA -- The schedule of His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa for January 2018 has been released by the Diocesan Chancery. Read more...