The Metropolitan Cantor Institute offers an online, 2-year program in church singing for both new and experienced cantors. Tuition is $75 for each eight-week class, which includes feedback to help to improve singing and cantorial skills. Initial classes on liturgy and church singing. For details: mci.archpitt.org/classes or call Deacon Jeffrey Mierzejewski at 412 735 1676
Summer is the time for rest for both soul and body. There will be three Byzantine pilgrimages beginning August through the Labor Day weekend.
1. St Nicholas pilgrimage on Sunday August 7th, with the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy celebrated at 4pm, located at Carpathian Village/St Nicholas Shrine, 802 Snow Hill Rd, Cresco PA, 18326.
2. Holy Dormition Pilgrimage on Saturday August 13th, with the program starting at 1pm, and Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at 5pm, located at 150 Sister Servants Ln, Sloatsburng, NY 10974.
3. Uniontown Pilgrimage, September 2-5, located at 500 W Main St, Uniontown PA, 15401.
The pilgrimages are such unique and special events in our faith, please try to attend!
Our religious program for children starts on Sept 11, after Sunday service. The program is open for children ages 1/14, it runs on a monthly basis (Sept 11, Oct 9, Nov 6, Nov 27, Dec 5) for about an hour. Please contact the parish office to sign up your children or write an email. Thank you!
FALL TEA PARTY, Saturday, October 15th.The Ladies Guild is accepting donations of new items to be used for raffle prizes at the upcoming Fall Tea Party. Gift cards & monetary donations are also welcome
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