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Bishop Michael: 2nd Anniversary

The Second Anniversary Celebration of the consecration of Bishop Michael was a most joyful and inspiring gathering at Saints Peter and Paul Church, Jersey City NJ on Saturday, May 12th.  His Grace was joined by twenty-four clergy and many faithful of the diocese for the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy with magnificent responses by the Spirit of Orthodoxy Choir under the direction of Aleksei V. Shipovalnikov. 

His Grace summarized his past two years of shepherding the diocese. He thanked the clergy and faithful, who shared in this labor.  He said that he could not have done this without the love, dedication and support of his clergy, faithful and friends.  He stated that there is still much to be done; we need to be faithful stewards to accomplish the tasks before us.

On behalf of the clergy and faithful of the diocese, Archpriest Joseph Lickwar (Diocesan Chancellor) thanked His Grace and equated his work to that of Moses, who led his wandering and wavering people to the Promised Land.  He noted that "A Vision for Our Future" and associated Distinguished Diocesan Benefactors program, designed by His Grace, is a remedy for indecisiveness and apathy.

A reception followed prepared by Matushka Shirley Lickwar and guests enjoyed great fellowship.

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On the Diocesan Calendar

 

June 29, 2019

   Feast-Day:

   Saints Peter & Paul

 

June 30 - July 6, 2019

  "ART WEEK"

    Saint Andrew's Camp

    Jewell NY

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July 7 - July 14, 2019

  "HORSE WEEK"

    Saint Andrew's Camp

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July 7, 2019

DDB

Appreciation

Dinner for the

NY State Deanery

Saint Basil Church

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5:00 p.m. 

 

July 14 - July 20, 2019

  "MUSIC WEEK"

    Saint Andrew's Camp

    Jewell NY

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July 21 - July 27, 2019

 "ECOLOGY WEEK"

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    Jewell NY

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July 28 - August 3, 2019

  "TEEN WEEK"

    Saint Andrew's Camp

    Jewell NY

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August 6, 2019

   Feast-Day:

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August 10, 2019

  Church

  School

  Workshop

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10:00 a.m.

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August 12-16, 2019

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  of the

 Good Shepherd:

   Formation

  Training

Saint Tikhon's Seminary

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August 15, 2019

   Feast-Day:

   Dormition of

   the Theotokos

 

August 17, 2019

  Church

  School

  Workshop

Christ the Savior Church

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August 22, 2019

 YOUTH DAY

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and Water Park

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10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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August 24, 2019

Annual

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September 14, 2019

   Feast-Day:

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September 19, 2019

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December 25, 2019

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   AND SAVIOR,

   JESUS CHRIST

 

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