Ss. Peter & Paul Russian Orthodox Church
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Moscow Patriarchate
Service Schedule
Week of 02 OCTOBER 2022


SUNDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER/ 2 OCTOBER: SIXTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; SUNDAY AFTER THE ELEVATION OF THE CROSS; (Tone 7); Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius and Dorymedon (+276); Right-believing Prince Theodore of Smolensk (+1299) and his children David (+1321) and Constantine, Wonderworkers of Yaroslavl; Saint Alexis of Zosima (+1928); Martyr Zosimas the hermit (+4th C); Right-believing Prince  Igor of Chernigov and Kiev (+1147); Hieromartyr Constantine, presbyter, and with him two martyrs (+1918); Hieromartyr Nicholas the presbyter (+1919); Hieromartyr Constantine the presbyter (+1937); Hieromartyr Nil, presbyter,  and Venerable-martyr Maria (+1938); Hieromartyr Nicander, presbyter (+1939):


9:40AM-   Hours,   Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: Gal.2,16-20                            (              Gospel: Mk.8,34;-9,1

                                2Cor.6,1-10                              (16th Sun.)                              Mt.25,14-30




SUNDAY, 26 SEPTEMBER/9 OCTOBER: SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST; (Tone 8); Repose of Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian (+ beginning of 2nd C); Saint Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia (glorification 1989);  Saint Ephraim of Perekom, Wonderworker of Novgorod (+1492); Righteous Gideon, Judge of Israel (+12th C BC); Right-believing Prince Neagoe Barsarab (+1521, Romania); Sobor of All Saints Enlightened  in Spain and Portugal (celebrated on the Sunday before 29 September); Hieromartyrs Athanasius,  Alexander and Demetrius the presbyters, and Martyrs John and Nicholas (+1937); Hieromartyr Vladimir, presbyter (+1939):

Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of the founding of

Saints Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church, Scranton, Pennsylvania


9:40AM-   Hours, Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: 2Cor.6,16;-7,1                                               Gospel: Lk.5,1-11 (18th Sunday)

                  Moleben of Thanksgiving with Blessing of 125th Anniversary Icon*


*[ The 125th Anniversary Icon depicts The Holy Apostles Peter and Paul holding the original   church, Saint Alexis (Toth) holding our current church, and Saint Patriarch Tikhon. ]