Patriarch-Emeritus +LUBOMYR CARDINAL HUSAR, retired Major Archbishop of the worldwide Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, has fallen asleep in the Lord. He passed away on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, and will be buried on Monday, June 5, 2017, in the Crypt of the Holy Resurrection Patriarchal Cathedral in Kiev, Ukraine.
Eternal Memory! Vichnaya Pam’yat!
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Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!
GREAT & HOLY SATURDAY
Hymn to the Mother of God
Do not weep over Me, O Mother, as you see in the grave the Son Whom you have conceived in your womb without seed. I will resurrect and be glorified and I, as God, will forever gloriously raise those who with faith and love magnify you.
Everyone is cordially invited and warmly welcomed to all of our services! Confessions will be heard after Good Friday services.
6 p.m. – Liturgy of The Presanctified Gifts, with Healing Anointing
12 noon – Vespers of Good Friday, Funeral Procession, Entombment of Our Lord Jesus, Exposition of “Plashchanytsia” Burial Shroud of Jesus Christ
2:30 p.m. – Blessing of Easter Food
Visits to the Grave of Jesus
6:30 p.m. – Resurrection Procession & Matins, Solemn Divine Liturgy
11:30 a.m. – Solemn Divine Liturgy
2017 SCHEDULE – STATIONS OF THE CROSS
On Sundays of Great Lent In Our Wyoming Valley Parishes
March 5, Wilkes-Barre, Ss. Peter & Paul
March 12, Plymouth, Ss. Peter & Paul
March 19, Glen Lyon, St. Nicholas
March 26, Nanticoke, Transfiguration of Our Lord
April 2, Edwardsville, St. Vladimir
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Confessions at 3:30 p.m. by guest clergy,
Rosary at 3:45 p.m. by all faithful present
Stations begin at 4:00 p.m.,
Led by Wyoming Valley Ukrainian Catholic Laymen of our parishes.
Refreshments and fellowship follow.