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

Mark Your Calendar Pascha 2018

Dates to Remember Retreat for Boy Scouts The Byzantine Catholic Seminary of SS. Cyril and Methodius in Pittsburgh, Pa. will host a retreat for Boy Scouts on April 21. Any Scout is welcome and Scouts working on or who have … Continue reading

The Angel of Great Counsel

Journey through salvation history to understand the pre-lenten seasons. For Judeo-Christians of the first centuries, all salvation history hinged upon Jesus’s identity as “Angel of Great Counsel” (LXX Isaiah 9:6). The Emmanuel Moleben celebrated in Byzantine churches takes its biblical … Continue reading