Saturday, May 28, 2022 UTC

GLORY TO JESUS CHRIST! GLORY FOREVER! “Slava Isusu Christtu” (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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JUNE 25: STS PETER & PAUL “EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS IN JUNE” MARKET

     JUNE 26: 2ND ANNUAL STS. PETER & PAUL “EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS IN JUNE” MARKET – 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Sponsored by Saints Cyril and Methdious Byzantine Catholic Church, 2510 Piney Plains Road, Cary, NC 27518 . Flyer pending here: COME SHOP FOR BARGAINS AT OUR 2ND ANNUAL SUMMER SALE OF OUR EUROPEAN-INSPIRED GIFTS… Continue Reading …

MAY 25 & 26: ASCENSION OF OUR LORD & SAVIOR, JESUS CHRIST (HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION)

MAY 25: VESPERS FOR ASSENSION: 6:00 PM; MAY 26: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:30 PM. PROPERS VESPERS: Ascension_Vespers PROPERS DL: Ascension_DL Streaming via Facebook Live:  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream THE FEAST OF THE ASCENSION OF OUR LORD according to THE BYZANTINE RITE TRADITION (from the Archeparchy of Pittsburgh): https://archpitt.org/the-feast-of-the-ascension-of-our-lord-according-to-the-byzantine-rite-tradition/ The feast… Continue Reading …

MAY 27: DIVINE LITURGY

     MAY 27: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM.. Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/  

MAY 29: SUNDAY OF THE FATHERS OF THE 1ST ECUMENICAL COUNCIL

  MAY 29: CONFESSION – 08:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), ALTAR SERVER TRAINING (LED BY DEACON RYAN) – 10:15 AM,  DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: https://mci.archpitt.org/sheetmusic/general/PS7_Sunday_FathersFirstCouncil_DL.pdf Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream This day commemorates the 318 God-bearing Fathers who gathered in Nicaea… Continue Reading …

MAY 29: BECOMING BYZANTINE – FREE WEBINAR SERIES

 7 PM EST – FREE REGISTRATION! A FREE WEBINAR SERIES ON THE LIGHT OF THE BYZANTINE EAST! REGISTER HERE: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/vineyardofthelordcatholicministries/561626 READING PLAN HERE: Becoming Byzantine Reading Plan BECOMING BYZANTINE YOUTUBE PLAYLIST OF SEMINARS: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLTCgJsPG4N_u-dEJR4_TSHl298iPf_gJN BECOMING BYZANTINE – 8 NEW VIDEOS ON THE CATECHISM, “CHRIST OUR PASCHA” UPLOADED & AVAILABLE! (Webinars 6-7 and Lessons 16-21) WEBINAR 6:… Continue Reading …

MAY 30: MEMORIAL DAY

Today we celebrate our United States holiday, Memorial Day. It is celebrated to remember and honor our military service members who have died in the line of duty in the service of our country.

JUNE 4: 5TH ALL SOULS SATURDAY

Divine Liturgy Propers (All Souls Saturday): All_Souls_Saturday_DL PARASTAS: Parastas Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream All Souls Saturday is a day set aside for commemoration of the dead within the liturgical year of the Eastern Churches. Saturday is a traditional day for prayer for the dead, because Christ lay dead in the… Continue Reading …

JUNE 5: PENTECOST SUNDAY, PANACHIDA FOR 5TH ALL SOULS SATURDAY, KNEELING VESPERS, AND PENTECOST MONDAY (SIMPLE HOLY DAY)

  JUNE 5: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED (OUTSIDE – WEATHER PERMITTING), PANACHIDA FOR 5TH ALL SOULS SATURDAY – 10:10 AM, KNEELING VESPERS (LIVE-STREAMED) – . SUNDAY PROPERS: https://mci.archpitt.org/sheetmusic/general/Pentecost_DL.pdf Moleben (Prayer Service) Invoking the Help of the Holy Spirit: Moleben_Holy_Spirit PENTECOST AFTERNOON (KNEELING) VESPERS PROPERS: Pentecost_afternoon_Vespers Streaming via Facebook Live. … Continue Reading …

JUNE 5: COMMEMORATION OF ST. BONIFACE, MARTYR

      Today we commemorate the English Monk St. Boniface, Bishop and Martyr, who is known as the Apostle of Germany. There he organized the Church in the 8th century by spreading Christianity among Franks and Saxons of northern Europe. As a youth, he joined a Benedictine monastery for schooling and became a monk while there.… Continue Reading …

JUNE 11: COMMEMORATION OF BARTHOLOMEW & BARNABAS APOSTLES & FINAL DAY OF THE FEAST OF PENTECOST

    On June 11th we commemorate Apostles Bartholomew and Barnabas. Saint Bartholomew was one of the Twelve Apostles & a Galilean.  After receiving the Holy Spirit at Pentecost, he traveled in the service of the Gospel to Arabia and Persia, and brought to India a translation of the Gospel according to Matthew. His life… Continue Reading …

JUNE 12: SUNDAY OF ALL SAINTS

  JUNE 12: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 09:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), EASTERN CHRISTIAN FORMATION – 10:15 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. Propers can be found here: https://mci.archpitt.org/sheetmusic/general/All_Saints_Sunday_DL.pdf Fr. Mark streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream The first Sunday after the Feast of Holy Pentecost is… Continue Reading …

JUNE 13 – JUNE 28: THE APOSTLES’ FAST

  The Apostles Fast is a fast which begins on the second Monday after Pentecost or the Monday after the Sunday of All Saints (June 13th) and ends on June 28th, the feast of Saints Peter and Paul. The duration of this fast varies, depending on the date of Pascha.  This fast commemorates the preparation… Continue Reading …

JUNE 19: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JUDE APOSTLE

On June 19th we commemorate St. Jude Apostle. Jude was the brother of St. James and son of St. Joseph, Betrothed to the Theotokos. Sometimes he is called Levi or Thaddeus. He protested along with Simon and Hosea when the elderly Joseph wanted to leave a portion of his estate to Jesus upon his death.… Continue Reading …

JUNE 19: 2ND SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & FATHER’S DAY

       JUNE 19: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 09:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: Sunday_T1_DL Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream In this Sunday’s Gospel reading, Matthew 4: 18-23, Jesus Calls His First Disciples. We hear about  the calling of the… Continue Reading …

JUNE 24: BIRTH OF JOHN THE BAPTIST (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

    DIVINE LITURGY – 6:30 PM (LIVE-STREAMED). PROPERS: 06-24_Nativity_John_the_Forerunner_DL Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream You may read more about this feast day here: https://www.oca.org/saints/lives/2018/06/24/101800-nativity-of-the-holy-glorious-prophet-forerunner-and-baptist-joh https://www.goarch.org/-/the-nativity-of-the-venerable-and-glorious-prophet-and-forerunner-john-the-baptist Today’s Gospel account is Luke 1:5-25, 57-68 & 76-80 recounts the foretelling of the Birth of John the Baptist, the… Continue Reading …