26 03 2010

Saturday, March 27 – 4:00 PM – Blessing of Palms & Willow Branches
For all Living and Deceased Members of SS Peter & Paul Women’s Society
Sunday, March 28 – 8:30 AM – PALM SUNDAY
Myrovania – Anointing of Holy Oil
God’s Blessings and Good Health for all Parishioners
4:00 PM – Stations of the Cross – St. Vladimir’s, Scranton

Wednesday, March 31 – 10:00 AM – Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts

Thursday, April 1 HOLY THURSDAY
5:00 PM Matins of the Passion of Our Lord
Reading of the 12 Passion Gospels

Friday, April 2 GOOD FRIDAY
6.00 PM Vespers – Procession – Entombment of Jesus Christ

Saturday, April 3 HOLY SATURDAY
1:00 PM Blessing of Easter Food Baskets
7:00 PM Resurrection Matins / Procession / Easter Divine Liturgy Blessing of Artos – Myrovania – Anointing of Holy Oil

11:00 AM Anointing of Holy Oil – Myravania

Holy Thursday – 7:00PM – Good Friday – 4:00PM – Saturday 9:00 AM Vespers with Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great – Blessing of Food 3:00 PM
Easter Sunday – 8:00 AM – Resurrection Matins, Procession Divine Liturgy

Remember to keep this date on your calendar.
BLESSING OF THE ICON: On Sunday, May 2, 2010, Metropolitan Stefan Soroka will celebrate the Divine Liturgy and the blessing of the new Icon, which was donated by Anna Hamuka.
Divine Liturgy will be on Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 11:30 AM.
There will be no Divine Liturgy on Saturday, May 1, 2010.
We hope and pray that all parishioners will attend the Divine Liturgy to welcome Metropolitan Stefan Soroka.
The Reception after the Divine Liturgy on May 2nd will be held at the Church Hall for all parishioners attending the Divine Liturgy. No tickets will be sold for this affair. Mark your calendar for this day to have a great attendance for Metropolitan Soroka.

CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY: St. Vladimir Ukrainian Catholic Church, Edwardsville, PA will celebrate their Centennial Anniversary on Sunday, July 18, 2010. Solemn Divine Liturgy will be celebrated by His Grace Metropolitan Stefan Soroka at St. Vladimir’s Church, 70 Zerby Ave. at 1:30 PM. The Jubilee Banquet will follow at The Knights of Columbus – 59 Parry St., Luzerne. Open bar (Beer & Soda Only) at 3:30 PM and Dinner at 4:30 PM. Tickets are $39 and available by reservations. Flyer is in the vestibule bulletin board for further information. No tickets will be sold at the door.
SANCTUARY LIGHT: The Sanctuary Light is requested to burn this week March 27 – April 3 by Charles Drazba & Family in memory of Bbci Eva Chapaskol

HOLY WEEK – Please remember that help is needed to participate in the Holy Week services. Holy Thursday, 5:00 PM, Good Friday, 5:30 PM and Resurrection Services Holy Saturday, 7:00 PM. Help will be needed to set up the grave after the Holy Thursday services. Try to lend a helping hand. Sign up sheet is in the vestibule for Adoration. Time to spent with God. Give an hour of your time for HIM.

PALM SUNDAY STATIONS OF THE CROSS AT ST. VLAD’S, SCRANTON: Father Paul Wolensky, Pastor, cordially invites you to attend the Stations of the Cross devotion, Palm Sunday, March 28, 2010, beginning at 4:00 PM at Saint Vladimir Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, 430 N. 7th Ave., Scranton. The Stations, sponsored by Saint Vladimir’s Parish and open to everyone, will be led by volunteer laymen of the Wyoming Valley area Ukrainian Catholic Churches. Fellowship and refreshments will follow the service. Come and begin Holy Week by praying and meditating on our Lord Jesus’ sacrifice of love for our salvation.

THANKS: Our thanks to those who brought the Willow branches and all who helped tie the Palm & Branches. Your help is always appreciated. God’s blessing to all.

BUILDING/IMPROVEMENT FUND: We wish to thank those who donated to the Church Building/Improvement Fund: Amount of $175 – Mr. & Mrs. Leo Ellis, Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, John Polonchak in memory of Irene Gerzarowski and the amount donated in memory of John Shircavage $80 by Mary Bilak, Stehpanie Zearfoss and Jane Condu. Your generous donations are much appreciated.



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