This Week in the Life of your Bishop, June 18th to June 25th
Bishop Paul’s Travel Schedule: June 18th to July 16th
Holy Trinity Cathedral, Chicago, IL, June 19th to 20th
- Funeral services for Fr. Michael Prevas
St. John the Baptist, Warren, OH, June 22nd to 24th
- Ordination of Sub deacon John Tutoki to the Diaconate
- Elevation of Fr. Jonathan Cholcher to Archpriest
Holy Trinity Cathedral, Chicago, IL, June 25th to 26th, Feast of Tikhvin Icon
Ss. Peter & Paul, Detroit, MI, June 29th, Liturgy at Ss. Peter & Paul
St. Mark Orthodox Church, Rochester, MI, June 29th to July 2nd
Visit to MYEOCA CAMP, Amery, WI, July 3rd to July 6th
Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, St. Paul, MINN, July 6th to July 8th
Small Parish Forum, St. George Church Rossford, OH, July 12th to 14th
- For registration info go to: http://domoca.org/news_180515_1.html
St. George Cathedral, Rossford, OH, July 14th to 15th
- With the blessing of Archbishop Alexander +Paul to visit and serve at his former parish for the first time since he left in July of 2014
Please keep in your prayers… Metropolitan Herman, Fr. Paul Lazor, Fr. Joseph Gibson, Fr. Josef Von Klarr, Fr. Ted Bobosh, Protodeacon Theodore Rose, Father Vladimir and Matushka Virginia Lecko, Matushka Carol Janeček, Matushka Tina Wilson (wife of Deacon Michael Wilson), Matushka Lisa Tucci, Helen Lis (mother of Fr. David Lis), and Theodore Geletka.
If there are people who are known throughout the diocese that are in need of prayer, please submit their names to Bishop Paul
On June 16th the priest Michael Prevas fell asleep in the Lord. For many years Fr. Michael served the diocese in numerous capacities. He was the priest that received His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon into the Orthodox faith at Ss. Peter & Paul Church (before moving to Burr Ridge). All services will be at Holy Trinity Cathedral: Tuesday, June 19th visitation at 3 pm, Funeral service at 6 pm, Divine Liturgy and burial on Wednesday, June 20th starting at 9:30 AM. May Fr. Michael’s memory be eternal!
The website address for this year’s All American Council is: https://19aac.oca.org/ Please visit this site for updates as they become available. The Delegate Manual is now online to be reviewed with all of he details concerning the AAC.
If you are holding any special events or celebrating any special services, and would like to share this news with the diocese, contact Fr. John Matusiak to put the event on the diocesan web page. Gather what photos you have and send those to Fr. John along with some bullet points of facts concerning the event. That way he can do a brief write up of the event. Fr. John can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org