A six-year “blessing”

A Journey Ends At The Seminary In an amazing narrative of an accomplished wife, mother and career nurse, Helenanne Hochendoner told the Byzantine Catholic Serra Club about the most recent chapter or her life at their April 18 meeting. She … Continue reading

Class of ‘18

Degree Conferred May 17 to Joshua Van Winkle Following a Moleben prayer service in honor of SS. Cyril and Methodius, patrons of the Byzantine Catholic Seminary, Archbishop William Skurla conferred a diploma upon Joshua Van Winkle as a Magna Cum … Continue reading

The Place of the Presence of God

Archbishop Alexander Golitzin speaks at Seminary Lecture His Eminence Alexander [Golitzin], Archbishop of Dallas, the South, and the Bulgarian Diocese and a popular speaker and gifted teacher, was the keynote speaker at the 18th annual SS. Cyril and Methodius Lecture … Continue reading

Angels Build Bridges

The 15th annual Women’s Day of Reflection was held May 5 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Munhall, Pa.

This year’s theme — “Angels Build Bridges” — was discussed through three presentationsd to help women grow in their spirutuality.

The event, sponsored by the Byzantine Catholic Archeparchial Office of Religious Education, also included a luncheon, vendors and a bountiful basket auction with proceeds donated to local women’s shelters.

The day’s speakers included: Samantha Scholl, 26, who works as a unit secretary and patient care technician in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at UPMC Mercy Hospital. A member of TRIO (Transplant Recipients International organization), she has received two heart transplants and a kidney transplant.

Three local Penn State University women were part of an eight-member team of engineering students from the Penn State University Chapter of Bridges to Continue reading

18th annual SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary Lecture

Archbishop Alexander to speak at St. John the Baptist Cathedral A popular speaker and gifted teacher, Archbishop Alexander [Golitzin] will discuss ”The Place of the Presence of God: Aphrahat of Persia’s Portrait of the Christian Holy Man” at the 18th … Continue reading

Mark Your Calendar – May 2018

Dates to Remember The Byzantine Catholic Community of Austin meets for worship 5 p.m. Sundays at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1610 E. 11t St., Austin Texas 78702. Come join us. www. austinbyzantine.org. Young Adult Retreat Sister Barbara Jean Mihalchick and … Continue reading

Women’s Day of Reflection set for May 5

Springtime Event Aims to Help Women Grow in their Spirituality The 15th annual Women’s Day of Reflection will be held 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 5 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, 210 Greentree Road, Munhall, Pa. … Continue reading