The Dormition of Mary, Theotokos
Saturday August 17 – 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.Join us for the 8 a.m. Saturday Divine Liturgy (or even for 7 a.m. Matins), followed by breakfast and a talk about the Icon of the Dormition and some of the hymns of the feast.
Free will donation. Registration by August 15 for breakfast: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Fr. Jerome at (570) 401-8684.
Saturday September 21 – 10 a.m. to noon
in the Emmaus Hall (Monastery building)Hear and practice the funeral chant used in Byzantine Ruthenian parishes. Let us know if you do not have the 1970/1983 edition of The Office of Christian Burial. Free will offering. Information or registration: email@example.com or call Fr. Jerome at 570-401-8684.
The Feast of St Francis of Assisi
Events October 3-5Thursday October 3 at 6 p.m.
Divine Liturgy followed by dinner. Reservations requested for dinner: firstname.lastname@example.org, or 570-401-8684.
Transitus – remembering how St Francis embraced Sister Death. Social following. Confessions 3 p.m. to 4:30 pm and 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Blessing of Animals. On the lawn outside the chapel.
Ongoing: Icon Workshop
Usually meets on the second Sunday of every month.
Cost: $25 per session; beginners may
purchase materials for $20.
More information forthcoming.
Tom at 570-454-1522.
Ongoing: Private Retreats
Clare House is a quiet refuge on our property,
convenient to the chapel and monastery.
You may take a silent, private retreat or
talk with one of the friars.
Prepare your own meals or dine at a nearby restaurant.
Contact us for reservations or more information.