Wednesday, August 22, 2018 UTC

AUG 31 TO SEPT 3: 84TH ANNUAL BYZANTINE CATHOLIC CHURCH PILGRIMAGE IN HONOR OF OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP

mount-saint-macrina-pilgrimage AUG 31: DEPART FOR UNIONTOWN, PA – 9:00 AM FROM CHURCH. PROGRAM: SEPT 1: 8:00 AM to SEPT 2: 9:30 PM. SEPT 3: RETURN TO NC AT 8:00 OR 9:00 PM. Please see or contact Michelle if you are interested in attending or need more information at [email protected] or please review this attachment: 84th Annual Pilgrimage 2018  There are options for camping, dorm housing or hotels in the area.  Children not accompanied by their parents will need permission forms.

The Pilgrimage is held each year by the Sisters of the Order of St. Basil the Great 500 West Main Street Uniontown, PA 15401.  It offers the celebration of Divine Liturgy, opportunities for the Mystery of Reconciliation, Anointing of the Sick, adult enrichment programs, activities for children and teens, and pastoral counseling.

“The Pilgrimage provides for the diverse spiritual needs of many pilgrims who frequent this major unifying event in the life of the Byzantine Catholic Church. Its participants include clergy and faithful from across the country. It holds the distinction of being the oldest and largest Byzantine Catholic Pilgrimage in the United States.”

You can also see this flyer from the website for details:  http://www.sistersofstbasil.org/wp-content/uploads/Pilgrimage-Invitation-2018.pdf