Ss. Peter & Paul Russian Orthodox Church
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Moscow Patriarchate
Service Schedule
Week of 14 AUGUST 2022


SUNDAY, 1/14 AUGUST: NINTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; (Tone 8); Procession of the Precious Wood of the Life-giving Cross of the Lord; Feast of the All-merciful Saviour and Most Holy Theotokos (1164); The Seven Maccabean Martyrs – Abimus, Antoninus, Gurias, Eleazar , Eusebonus, Alimus and Marcellus, their mother Solomonia and their teacher Eleazar (+166 BC); Uncovering of the Relics of Saint Sophia of Suzdal (1995); Martyrs of Perge in Pamphylia – Leontius, Attius, Alexander, Cindeus, Minsitheus, Cyriacus, Mineon, Catanus, and Eucleus (+3rd C); Hieromartyr Dimitri, presbyter (+1937):

Beginning of Dormition Fast

9:40AM-   Hours,   Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: 1Cor.3,9-17                                                  Gospel: Mt.13,22-34




Friday, 6/19 August: THE TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR LORD, GOD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST. Hieromartyr Nicholas, presbyter (+1937):                                                 [Dormition Fast: Fish is allowed in the Dining Area]

8:40AM-   Hours,   Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle:  2Peter 1,10-19                                               Gospel: Mt.17,1-9 

                  Blessing of Grapes, Apples and other fruits




SUNDAY, 8/21 AUGUST: TENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; (Tone 1); Saint Emilian the Confessor, Bishop of Cyzicus (+815-820); Saint Gregory, Iconographer of the Kiev Caves (+12th C); Translation of the relics of Saints Zosimas and Sabbatius, Wonderworkers of Solovki (1566); Second Translation of the relics of Saints Zosimas, Sabbatius and German of Solovki (1992); Saint Myron the Wonderworker, Bishop of Crete (+c350); Martyrs Eleutherius and Leonides of Constantinople (+4th C); Saint Gregory of Sinai (+14th C);  Sobor of the Saints of Valaam (commemorated on the 1st Sunday after 6 August); Venerable-martyr Joseph (+1918); Hieromartyrs Nicholas and Sergius, presbyters (+1930); Hieromartyr Nicholas, presbyter (+1937); Hieromartyr Nikodim, Archbishop of Kostroma (+1938):

9:40AM-   Hours,   Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: 1Cor.4,9-16                                                   Gospel: Mt.17,14-23

                  Panikhida for:   + Mary Ann (Micek) Felice  (40 day)                                                                                                                                                             requested by  M/M Melvin Woda