Monthly Archives: May 2013

Food for Hungry

Each Lenten Season, the Fellowship of St. John Divine holds a “Food for Hungry” Drive.  Mrs. Hanna, one of our faithful parishioners who bakes the bread for our Liturgy each week, also bakes mini loafs of bread each Palm Sunday, and the teens sell them in support of the Food for Hungry drive.  Thanks to Mrs. Hanna’s bread donation, the […]
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Lazarus Saturday at St. George, Oakland

On Lazarus Saturday, several of our parishioners attended Liturgy at St. George – Oakland, followed by an enjoyable picnic and fellowship at the Schenley Park. Thanks to C. Firek for the pictures.
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Hosanna!

At Palm Sunday Liturgy, we celebrated Christ’s Entry in Jerusalem – “Hosanna! Blessed is he that comes in the Name of the Lord!” Thanks to C. Firek for the pictures.
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Bishop Thomas Visit During Lent

Bishop Thomas visited us recently during Lent.  In between leading us in services, he met with the Parish Council, Church School children and Myrrh Bearing Ladies.  We always enjoy his words of wisdom and fellowship.  
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Our Deanery Joins Together in Prayer

For four consecutive Sunday evenings during our recent Lenten season, a different church from the local deanery of our Archdiocese hosted Lenten Vespers.  The host parishes included St. George, New Kensington; St. George, Bridgeville; and St. Michael in Monessen.  Each service was followed by a light lenten meal. On the last Sunday, St. George, Oakland and  International Orthodox Christian Charities […]
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Basket Raffle and Luncheon – June 1st

Come and enjoy a delicious homemade Syrian lunch, good company, and beautiful/generous baskets on June 1, 2013 from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm.  Tickets are $20 and include lunch AND 25 raffle tickets.  Tickets will be drawn at 1:15 pm on the 1st. We have received many quality basket donations with items including:  Steeler tickets, Pirate tickets, autographed photo of […]
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Order your Delicious Kibbee – Pickup Tuesday, 5/21st

Our St. George Myrrh Bearing Ladies make the best kibbee around — $3.00 each or 12 for $33.00. Call the St. George office at 724/335-9988 to place your order for pick-up on Tuesday, 5/21st.
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