Lecture at SS Cyril & Methodius

Gospel of St. John – Focus of our Annual LectureThe Byzantine Christian tradition reads the Gospel of the Holy Apostle and Evangelist John the Theologian throughout Pascha-tide.  This is no accident.  The annual celebration of the Resurrection seems to have originated in the circles around John, who looked back to him as the high priest … Read more

Prayer group in Anchorage Church

When children choose to leave the Church, parents may feel angry, frustrated or guilty or shame.  Families are disturbed, conflicts arise.  What should parents or grandparents do to Bring them Home?  Bring Them Home is a Catholic prayer and fellowship group for parents and grandparents to gather and pray for our children and to encourage … Read more

The Liturgies set up by the different Churches within the Eparchy of Phoenix due to the Covid19 Virus.

PARISHES STREAMING LITURGICAL CELEBRATIONS St. Stephen Byzantine Catholic Cathedral – Phoenix AZ Divine Liturgy                     Sunday – 10 am Presanctified Liturgy       Wednesday and Friday – 7 pm www.stsbcc.org ************************************************ St. John Chrysostom – Seattle WA Divine Liturgy                     Sunday – 10 am Presanctified Liturgy       Wednesday and Friday – 7 pm https://youtu.be-24B08WLes ******************************************************* Annunciation … Read more

Coronavirus Policy

Eparchy of Phoenix Updated Policy Related to Coronavirus Outbreak.  Updated 3/18/2020 POLICY STATEMENT/ 18 MARCH 2020  of  Holy Protection of Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Phoenix Re: Parish Liturgical and Other Events and Practices Relevant to Corona Virus Pandemic  In recognition of guidelines established this date by the Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh regarding the current … Read more

Coronavirus

Precautions to Be Observed during Infectious Disease Period More information may be found at Resources for Community- and Faith-Based Leaders https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/index.html 12 March 2020 Effective Immediately: Dear Clergy and Faithful of Holy Protection of Mary Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Phoenix, Glory to Jesus Christ! As you know, not only is it flu season, but we … Read more

Cultivating Life in Christ

A pastoral theology workshop in Parma Ohio, celebrating 50 years of Eastern Catholic Ministry in America and looking toward the future. For Tickets go to:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/life-in-christ-conference-2019-tickets-55981710804 About this Event What is it? In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the erection of the Byzantine Catholic Metropolia of Pittsburgh and the Eparchy of Parma, this conference seizes the … Read more

Letter by Pope Francis

Letter of the Holy Father Francis to the People of God, 20.08.2018 Copied from: http://press.vatican.va/content/salastampa/en/bollettino/pubblico/2018/08/20/180820a.html Letter of the Holy Father Francis to the People of God “If one member suffers, all suffer together with it” (1 Cor 12:26). These words of Saint Paul forcefully echo in my heart as I acknowledge once more the suffering endured by … Read more