PA: Aliquippa - 2

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Metro Area: Pittsburgh (PA)
St George the Great-Martyr Byzantine (Ruthenian) Church
1001 Clinton St
Aliquippa
PA
15001-3903
USA
Phone: 724-375-2742
Other: 412-916-3792 (Cell) 724-375-6652 (Hall)
Fax: 724-375-8776

Rite: Byzantine
Church sui iuris: Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic
Canonical Jurisdiction(s):
Metropolitan Archeparchy: Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians
Archeparchy: Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians
Cemetery: None


 
Schedule of Divine Services
Always call ahead to verify times

Day

Service

Time

Sunday Divine Liturgy 8:30am
Monday - Wednesday - Friday Divine Liturgy 9:00am (except Feast Days)
Feast Days Divine Liturgy Consult the Bulletin
     
     

Mystery of Reconciliation

Days on which Divine Liturgy is served Half-hour prior to Divine Liturgy
 

Mailing Address: As Above
Served By: Resident Clergy
Sacramental Records: In custody of the parish

The interior photograph is by Valentin Streltsov, the iconographer who designed and painted the icons at St George's, including those of the iconostasis. The photograph appears on Valentin's website, Valentino’s Byzantine Icon Studio, and is used here with his kind permission.


The exterior photo appears on the Facebook page of St George's Parish.


Semi-official Website links to a page maintained by the Archeparchy


Status & Location Changes:
Formed in: 1915, as First Greek Catholic Church of Aliquippa, meeting in a private home in Aliquippa PA
Relocated in: 1917, to a site in West Aliquippa PA
Parish erected in: 1917, under the patronage of St George the Great-Martyr
Relocated in: 1967, from West Aliquippa to its present site
For this church, this is entry 3
of 3
Status: ACTIVE CHURCH
This Entry Last Updated: 01/15/2017

Latitude: 40.60576
Longitude: -80.257345
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“So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets.” (Matthew 7:12 ESV)

Protection of the Mother of God

Protected by your coming, O Mother of God, * the faithful people celebrate today with splendor, * and, gazing at your most pure image, * we say with compunction: * "Shield us with your precious veil * and deliver us from all evil * imploring your Son, Christ our God, to save our souls.” (Troparion - Tone 4)

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and to the ages of ages. Amen.

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Random Proverb

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Pray Without Ceasing

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.

Wisdom from the Church Fathers

Adam, God's first-formed man, transgressed: could He [God] not at once have brought death upon him? But see what the Lord does, in His great love towards man. He casts him out from Paradise, for because of sin he was unworthy to live there; but He puts him to dwell over against Paradise: that seeing whence he had fallen, and from what and into what a state he was brought down, he might afterwards be saved by repentance.

St. Cyril of Jerusalem (Catechetical Lectures: Lecture 2 no. 7)