PA: Scranton

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Metro Area: Scranton (PA)
St Joseph, the Betrothed of the Mother of God, Melkite Greek-Catholic Church
130 N St Francis Cabrini Ave
Scranton
PA
18504-2006
USA
Phone: 570-343-6092

Rite: Byzantine
Church sui iuris: Melkite Greek-Catholic
Canonical Jurisdiction(s):
Eparchy: Newton of the Melkites
Cemetery: None

 

Schedule of Divine Services

Always call ahead to verify times

Day

Service

Time

Sunday Orthros 9:00am
  Divine Liturgy 10:00am
Weekdays Divine Liturgy Consult the Bulletin
Wednesday
Compline 8:30pm
Saturday Great Vespers 3:45pm
Feast Day Vigil
Vespers
7:00pm
Feast Day Divine Liturgy 7:00pm
     
     

Mystery of Reconciliation

Saturday
Prior to Vespers
Days of Divine Services
Following Any Divine Service
Other Days & Times By Appointment
The Weekly Bulletin is available online.
The Monthly Calendar is also available online

Mailing Address: As Above
Served By: Resident Clergy
Sacramental Records: In custody of the parish
Status & Location Changes:
Formed in: 1890s, at its present site, then designated as Chestnut St
Mission established in: 1897, under the patronage of St Joseph, the Betrothed of the Mother of God
Parish erected in: 1908, at its present site

Status: ACTIVE CHURCH
This Entry Last Updated: 01/20/2017

Latitude: 41.41238
Longitude: -75.677508
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Dormition

O Mother of God, in giving birth you preserved virginity; * and in falling asleep you did not forsake the world. * You are the Mother of Life and have been transferred to life, * and through your prayers you deliver our souls from death. (Troparion - Tone 1)

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

Neither the tomb nor death could detain the Mother of God, * who is unsleeping in her prayers and our unfailing hope in her intercession; * for He Who dwelt in her ever-virgin womb, * transferred to Life the Mother of Life. (Kontakion - Tone 2)