Friday, January 21, 2022 UTC

CHRIST IS BORN! GLORIFY HIM! “Christos Razhdajetsja” (KRIS-TOS ROZH-DA-YET-SyAH) “Slaveety Yoho” (SLA-VEE-TE YEAH-HO)

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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HOUSE BLESSINGS

     Fr. Vasyl will be available for house blessings after January 9. 2022. Please email the office if you would like him to bless your home: [email protected]   It is customary, to invite your Priest to bless your home with the Holy Water sanctified on Theophany (the feast which commemorates the Baptism of the… Continue Reading …

JAN 19 & 21: DIVINE LITURGY

     JAN 19: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM; JAN 21: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/  

JAN 19 – 21: 49TH ANNUAL MARCH FOR LIFE IN WASHINGTON D.C.

MARCH FOR LIFE (DC)- January 19 – 21, 2022 THEME: “EQUALITY BEGINS IN THE WOMB!” Website details:  https://marchforlife.org/national-march-for-life/ 2022 SCHEDULE Wednesday, January 19, 2022 March for Life Expo: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Thursday, January 20, 2022 March for Life Expo: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Capitol Hill 101: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Session 1: 11:00 a.m. –… Continue Reading …

JAN 23: 35TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

    JAN 23: CONFESSION – 08:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9;00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: Sunday_T2_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 GOD WITH US ON LINE CATECHETICAL RESOURCES – 35TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & THE SUNDAY OF THE CANAANITE WOMAN: https://godwithusonline.org/reflections/the-sunday-of-the-canaanite-woman-ruthenian/ This Sunday’s… Continue Reading …

JAN 25: COMMEMORATION OF GREGORY THE THEOLOGIAN BISHOP

 On Jan 25th we commemorate St. Gregory the Theologian (also known as Gregory of Nazianzus), Archbishop of Constantinople, a great Father and teacher of the Church, was born into a Christian family of eminent lineage in the year 329, at Arianzos (not far from the city of Cappadocian.) He is widely considered the most accomplished… Continue Reading …

GOD WITH US ONLINE: JAN – MAY 2022 SCHEDULE

God With Us Online is dedicated to the catechetical renewal of Eastern Catholics in the United States. The Eastern Catholic Eparchial Directors of Religious Education are offering 1 free winter webinar from January to February 2022, and 5 new spring 2022 webinars from February to May 2022, that you can register and view here to… Continue Reading …

JAN 30: COMMEMORATION OF THE 3 HOLY ECUMENICAL TEACHERS & HIERARCHS: BASIL THE GREAT, GREGORY THE THEOLOGIAN & JOHN CHRYSOSTOM (SIMPLE HOLY DAY)

  We commemorate on January 30th the Three Holy Hierarchs of Eastern Christianity. This refers to St. Basil the Great, St. Gregory the Theologian and St. John Chrysostom. They were highly influential bishops of the early church who played pivotal roles in shaping Christian theology. In Eastern Christianity they are also known as the Three… Continue Reading …

JAN 30: SUNDAY OF ZACCHAEUS (5TH SUNDAY BEFORE THE GREAT FAST), PREPARATION FOR THE GREAT FAST, & PRE-LENTEN READING PREPARATION

JAN 30: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED), DIVINE LITURGY –  11:00 AM. PROPERS: 01-30-22_Sunday_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 Reading from the “Journey Through the Great Fast” – Preface: JourneyThroughtheGreatFastPrefac Reading from the “Journey Through the Great Fast” – The Sunday of Zacchaeus:… Continue Reading …

FEB 2 : THE FEAST OF THE MEETING OF OUR LORD WITH SIMEON & ANNA (CANDLEMAS)

FEB 2: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:00 PM, BLESSING OF CANDLES. PROPERS:  02-02_Meeting_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/livestream On February 2nd we celebrate forty days after Christmas the Feast of the Encounter of Our Lord with Simeon & Anna. The event is described in the Gospel of St.… Continue Reading …

FEB 5, MAR 5, APR 2 & MAY 7: FIRST SATURDAYS – ROSARY FOR OUR NATION

Unite Our Nation! As Catholics, we have the Power of Prayer! Ignited By Truth is organizing First Saturday events each month to honor Our Lady of Fatima’s request for 1st Saturdays. A Rosary and also the Divine Mercy Chaplet will be prayed. Marian hymns will also be sung. Please join us as we pray for… Continue Reading …

FEB 6: SUNDAY OF THE PUBLICAN & THE PHARISEE (4TH SUNDAY BEFORE THE GREAT FAST) & PRE-LENTEN READING PREPARATION

FEB 6: CONFESSION – 08:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE-STREAMED & OUTDOORS WEATHER PERMITTING). PROPERS: Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream Sunday of Publican and Pharisee reflection from Father Mark: EvaluationfromFatherMark Reading from the “Journey Through the Great Fast” – Sunday of the Publican and the… Continue Reading …

FEB 13: THE SUNDAY OF THE PRODIGAL SON (3RD SUNDAY BEFORE THE GREAT FAST), PRE-LENTEN READING PREPARATION & EASTERN CHRISTIAN FORMATION MEETING DATE

  FEB 13: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM (LIVE STREAMED), EASTERN CHRISTIAN FORMATION – 10:15 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: Streaming via Facebook Live.  https://www.facebook.com/saintscyrilandmethodius/ Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream Reading from the “Journey Through the Great Fast” – Sunday of the Prodigal Son: SundayofProdigalSon Reading for… Continue Reading …

MARCH 17: COMMEMORATION OF ST. PATRICK

  Saint Patrick’s Day or the Feast of Saint Patrick is a cultural and religious holiday celebrated on March 17th for the most commonly recognized of the patron saints of Ireland. The day commemorates him, the arrival of Christianity in Ireland and the heritage and culture of the Irish in general. Little is known of his early life, except he… Continue Reading …

FEB 19: 1ST ALL SOULS SATURDAY

  PROPERS: All_Souls_Saturday_DL 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 Tomb on Saturday. There are several All Souls Saturdays throughout the year. These days are… Continue Reading …

FEB 20: SUNDAY OF THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST (MEAT-FARE SUNDAY) & PRE-LENTEN READING PREPARATION

FEB 20: CONFESSION – 8:30 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 11:00 AM. PROPERS: 02-07-21_Sunday_Meatfare_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 Reading from the “Journey Through the Great Fast” – Sunday of Meatfare: SundayofMeatfare Reading for Sunday of Meat Fare: PRELentenReadingSundayofMeatfare Meatfare Sunday commemorates the Sunday of… Continue Reading …