Monday, July 22, 2024 UTC

GLORY TO JESUS CHRIST! GLORY FOREVER! “Slava Isusu Christu” (SLA-VA EE-SUE-SUE KRI-STU) “Slava na Veeky” (SLA-VA NA VyEE-KEE)

All are welcome to worship with us! Here you will find orthodoxy of faith, purity of doctrine, beauty of worship, and a lasting commitment for holiness among people.

The Parish Mission: “You shall love the Lord, your God, with all your heart, with all your mind. This is the greatest and first commandment. The second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” (Matthew 22:37-39)

We do our Faith by: “Go Therefore, and make disciples of all nations.” (Matthew 28:19)

Saints Cyril & Methodius parish is located in Cary, NC at the northwest corner of Tryon Road and Piney Plains Road. Please join us for Divine Liturgy on Sundays and Holy Days as well as stay for refreshments in the Parish Hall afterwards. All are Welcome to Attend Church Activities & Celebrations!

NOTE: Please see posts below and calendar to right for special events and other scheduled Matins, Vespers, Hours, Confessions and Divine Liturgies. Please see “Tabs” above for additional information.

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JULY 21: 9TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

  JULY 21: CONFESSION – 08:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. Please see Father Vasyl’s Homily for the 9TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST in today’s Weekly Bulletin under the Weekly Bulletin Tab above. PROPERS: Sunday_T8_DL Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/directory… Continue Reading …

JULY 22: ST. CYRIL AND METHODIUS BOOK CLUB

JULY 22: ST. CYRIL AND METHODIUS BOOK CLUB – 7:00 PM (VIA GOOGLE MEET). Sts. Cyril and Methodius parish book club will meet on Monday, July 22nd. We will continue our discussion about the three Byzantine catechetical books: “Our Faith,” “Our Path,” and “Our Worship.” Please use the link below. https://shop.printtechofwpa.com/godwithus/c/1701/adult-faith-formation All those interested in… Continue Reading …

JULY 22: COMMEMORATION OF HOLY MYRRH-BEARER MARY MAGDALENE – EQUAL TO THE APOSTLES

On July 22nd each year we commemorate Mary Magdalene, Equal to the Apostles. As sited in the “Orthodox Church in America” website, Mary was “A woman whose name has entered forever into the Gospel account, who was born and grew up in Magdala. The Gospel tells us nothing of Mary’s younger years, but traditionally Mary… Continue Reading …

JULY 23: THE FEAST OF OUR BLESSED FATHER AND CONFESSOR BASIL HOPKO

On this day we may commemorate the Feast of our Blessed Father and Confessor Basil Hopko, which may be observed today, the day of his passing. His Feast Day is May 11 though. The following pamphet entitled: Bishop Basil Hopko Our “Prisoner For The Lord” is from the Byzantine Archeparchy of Pittsburgh explaining his importance:… Continue Reading …

JULY 24: COMMEMORATION OF BORIS AND GLEB MARTYRS

       JULY 24: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM (live-streamed). On July 24th we commemorate the holy, glorious and right-victorious Martyrs Boris and Gleb. They were the sons of the great Prince Vladimir, the baptizer of the Russian people. They became known as Passion-bearers,  since they did not resist evil with violence. Boris and his… Continue Reading …

JULY 25: FEAST OF DORMITION OF ST. ANNA, MOTHER OF THE THEOTOKOS

 On July 25th the Dormition of St. Anna, Mother of the Most Holy Theotokos, is commemorated. According to tradition, she died peacefully in Jerusalem at age 79, before the Annunciation to the Most Holy Theotokos.    

JULY 26: DIVINE LITURGY

   JULY 26 – DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM. Streaming via Facebook Live (Wednesdays only).  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/    

JULY 27: COMMEMORATION OF PANTELEIMON GREAT MARTYR

On July 27th, we commemorate the Great Martyr Panteleimon. He was educated as a physician, and he “dedicated his life to the suffering, the sick, the unfortunate and the needy. He treated all those who turned to him without charge and did so in the name of Jesus Christ. He visited those held captive in… Continue Reading …

BYZANTEEN’S SUMMER NEEDS DRIVE AND AUG 8: BYZANTEENS MEETING

    ByzanTeen’s Summer Needs Drive for The Women’s Shelter in Downtown Raleigh: The ByzanTEENs youth group from Sts. Cyril and Methodius Byzantine Catholic Church are collecting items for The Women’s Shelter in downtown Raleigh. These are highly needed items for spring and going into summer. How to Help: Donate by Purchasing directly from Amazon… Continue Reading …

AUG 30 – SEPT 1: 90TH ANNUAL BYZANTINE CATHOLIC CHURCH PILGRIMAGE IN HONOR OF OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP

    Sisters of St. Basil 90th Annual Pilgrimage – Fri., August 30 to Mon., Sept 1, 2024. Location: Sisters of the Order of St. Basil the Great 500 West Main Street, Uniontown, PA 15401. See information and website below for details. NOTE: Download their app, MtStMacrina on Apple or GooglePlay. Also a link to… Continue Reading …

JULY 28: 10TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST AND ALTAR SERVER TRAINING

   JULY 28: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STEAMED); ALTAR SERVER TRAINING – 10:15 AM; DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: Sunday_T1_DL (1) Streaming via Facebook Live:  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/directory Catechetical Resources from God with Us On-line for The Tenth Sunday After Pentecost (from… Continue Reading …

AUG 1 – AUG 14: DORMITION FAST

The Dormition Fast is from August 1st to August 14th. We fast during this time to honor the Dormition of the Mother of God. It is a Great Feast of the Eastern Catholic Churches which commemorates the “falling asleep” of the Theotokos (“Mother of God”,  translated as God-bearer), and her bodily resurrection before being taken up… Continue Reading …

AUG 1: PROCESSION OF THE CROSS & FATHER VASYL’S 23RD ANNIVERSARY OF PRIESTLY ORDINATION (JULY 27TH)

LESSER BLESSING OF WATER: Lesser_Blessing_of_Water Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/directory It became a tradition to carry the wood of the Venerable Cross through the streets of Constantinople for the sanctification of the city starting in the beginning of August. This was done because illnesses were more common in August at that… Continue Reading …

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