Ss. Peter & Paul Russian Orthodox Church
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Moscow Patriarchate
Service Schedule
Week of 09 May 2021

 

SUNDAY, 26 APRIL/9 MAY:  ANTIPASCHA.  SECOND SUNDAY AFTER PASCHA. APOSTLE THOMAS.  Hieromartyr Basil, Bishop of Amasea(+c322); Saint Stephan , Bishop of Greater Perm(+1396); Righteous virgin Glaphyra (+322); Saint Ioannicius  of Devichen (+13th C) (Serbia); Hieromartyr John, presbyter, and his sons Martyrs  Nicholas and Peter(+1918):

[ MOTHERS  DAY ]

 

9:40AM-   Hours, Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: Acts 5,12-20            Gospel: Jn.20, 19-31

 

                  Moleben to Saint Alexis (Toth) of Wilkes-Barre,

                                 founding Pastor of our Parish. (Feastday: 7 May)

                  Distribution of Paschal Artos

 

Tuesday, 28 April/11 May: Radonitza (Day of Rejoicing). Remembrance of the Departed. Apostles of the Seventy Jason and Sosipater and those with them – virgin-martyr Kerkyra and others.

 

4:30PM-   Blessing of Graves at our Parish Cemetery

 

SUNDAY, 3/16 MAY: THIRD SUNDAY AFTER PASCHA; ( Tone 2); THE HOLY MYRRH-BEARING WOMEN- Mary Magdalen, Mary the wife of Cleopas, Salome, Johanna, Martha and Mary, Susanna and others; Righteous Joseph of Arimathea and Nicodemus (commemorated on the 3rd Sunday after Pascha); Martyrs Timothy the reader and Maura of Antinoe in Egypt(+c286); Saint Theodosius, hegumen of the Kiev Caves monastery(+1074); Saint Peter the Wonderworker, Bishop of Argos(+10th C); Saints Juliana(+1393) and  Eupraxia(+1394) of Moscow; Saint Theophan of Peritheorion(+after 1353); Right-believing Tamara, Queen of Georgia(commemorated on the Sunday of the Myrrh-bearing Women); Hieromartyr Nicholas, presbyter (+1941):

 

9:40AM-   Hours, Divine Liturgy

                  Epistle: Acts 6,1-7                                                      Gospel: Mk.15,43;-16,8

 

2:00PM-   Blessing of Graves at our Parish Cemetery