Tuesday, November 12, 2019 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 “Reader’s Schedule” and additional information.

DEC 13 & 14: 12TH ANNUAL ST. NICHOLAS CHRISTMAS MARKET

12th Annual (2019) St. Nicholas Market will be held at the Holshouser Building, N C State Fairgrounds,… [more]

DEC 13 & 14: 12TH ANNUAL ST. NICHOLAS CHRISTMAS MARKET DEC 13 & 14: 12TH ANNUAL ST. NICHOLAS CHRISTMAS MARKET

PARISH EVENTS – OCTOBER & NOVEMBER

Please mark your calendars for Upcoming Parish Events in October: Friday, November 8th - Teen and… [more]

PARISH EVENTS – OCTOBER & NOVEMBER PARISH EVENTS - OCTOBER & NOVEMBER

NOV 8: COMMEMORATION OF THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

NOV 8: DIVINE LITURGY - 10:00 AM; DEFEND THE FAITH CLASS - 6:30 PM. We celebrate the holy archangel Michael… [more]

NOV 8: COMMEMORATION OF THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY) NOV 8: COMMEMORATION OF THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

GOD WITH US ONLINE

God With Us Online is dedicated to the catechetical renewal of Eastern Catholics in the United States.… [more]

GOD WITH US ONLINE GOD WITH US ONLINE

NOV 9 & 10: 22ND SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION

NOV 9: CONFESSION - 3;00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY - 4:00 PM; NOV 10: 3RD HOUR - 09:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY… [more]

NOV 9 & 10: 22ND SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION NOV 9 & 10: 22ND SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION

NOV 12: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOSAPHAT ARCHBISHOP

On November 12th we commemorate St. Josephat, Priest-Martyr, Archbishop of Polotsk, and a Catholic of… [more]

NOV 12: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOSAPHAT ARCHBISHOP NOV 12: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOSAPHAT ARCHBISHOP

NOV 13: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM ARCHBISHOP

NOV 13: TYPIKA - 10:00 AM. On November 13th we commemorate Saint John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople,… [more]

NOV 13: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM ARCHBISHOP NOV 13: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM ARCHBISHOP

NOV 15 – DEC 24: PHILLIP’S FAST

"Nativity Fast in the Home" - https://melkite.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Christmas-Fast-in-the-Home.pdf On… [more]

NOV 15 – DEC 24: PHILLIP’S FAST NOV 15 - DEC 24: PHILLIP'S FAST

NOV 16 & 17: 23RD SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF MATTHEW APOSTLE – EVANGELIST

NOV 16: CONFESSION - 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY - 4:00 PM; NOV 17: 3RD HOUR - 09:40 AM, DIVINE… [more]

NOV 16 & 17: 23RD SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF MATTHEW APOSTLE – EVANGELIST NOV 16 & 17: 23RD SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF MATTHEW APOSTLE - EVANGELIST

NOV 21: FEAST OF ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

NOV 21: DIVINE LITURGY - 6:30 PM. The Feast of the Entrance into the Temple of Our Most Holy Lady… [more]

NOV 21: FEAST OF ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY) NOV 21: FEAST OF ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

NOV 22: COMMEMORATION OF ST. CECELIA

On November 22nd each year we celebrate St. Cecilia's Day. St. Cecelia is the patron saint of music… [more]

NOV 22: COMMEMORATION OF ST. CECELIA NOV 22: COMMEMORATION OF ST. CECELIA

NOV 23 & 24: 24TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

   NOV 23: CONFESSION - 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY - 4:00 PM; NOV 24: 3RD HOUR - 9:40 AM, DIVINE… [more]

NOV 23 & 24: 24TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST NOV 23 & 24: 24TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

NOV 27: THANKSGIVING

NOV 27: CONFESSION - 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY & CATECHISM - 10:00 AM. Thanksgiving Day is November… [more]

NOV 27: THANKSGIVING NOV 27: THANKSGIVING

NOV 30 & DEC 1: 25TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF ST. ANDREW APOSTLE (NOV 30TH)

NOV 30: CONFESSION - 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY - 4:00 PM; DEC 1: 3RD HOUR - 09:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY… [more]

NOV 30 & DEC 1: 25TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF ST. ANDREW APOSTLE (NOV 30TH) NOV 30 & DEC 1: 25TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF ST. ANDREW APOSTLE (NOV 30TH)

DEC 4: FEAST OF ST. BARBARA

DEC 4: CONFESSION - 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY & CATECHISM - 10:00 AM. St. Barbara is the patron saint… [more]

DEC 4: FEAST OF ST. BARBARA DEC 4: FEAST OF ST. BARBARA

DEC 13 & 14: 12TH ANNUAL ST. NICHOLAS CHRISTMAS MARKET

12th Annual (2019) St. Nicholas Market will be held at the Holshouser Building, N C State Fairgrounds, Friday Dec. 13, 5:00-9:00 pm, and Saturday Dec. 14, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. FREE admission and plenty of free parking. The Annual St. Nicholas European Christmas Market features food, decorative items, vintage linens, and handmade gifts celebrating… Continue Reading …

PARISH EVENTS – OCTOBER & NOVEMBER

Please mark your calendars for Upcoming Parish Events in October: Friday, November 8th – Teen and Young Adult Catechism – Topic-Defend Your Faith. From 6:30-8:30 pm. For any questions, please ask Travis Kingery at [email protected] Sunday, November 10th – after Divine Liturgy at 11:30 AM – MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION – 11:30 PM– SEE ATTACHED FLYER: hear… Continue Reading …

NOV 8: COMMEMORATION OF THE ARCHANGEL MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

NOV 8: DIVINE LITURGY – 10:00 AM; DEFEND THE FAITH CLASS – 6:30 PM. We celebrate the holy archangel Michael  on November 8th and all the angelic powers (“bodiless powers”) and recognize that God created the angels in advance of human beings, and that they have their own place in the divine plan. They serve… Continue Reading …

GOD WITH US ONLINE

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 5 free webinars from September 2019 to January 2020 that you can register and view here to help you in your understanding of Eastern Christianity:  http://easterncatholic.org The first… Continue Reading …

NOV 9 & 10: 22ND SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION

NOV 9: CONFESSION – 3;00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY – 4:00 PM; NOV 10: 3RD HOUR – 09:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 10:00 AM; MICHAELMAS CELEBRATION – 11:30 PM (AFTER DIVINE LITURGY) – SEE ATTACHED FLYER: hear ye hear ye your are hereby invited to attend a Michalemas Feast of St. Michael and All the… Continue Reading …

NOV 12: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOSAPHAT ARCHBISHOP

On November 12th we commemorate St. Josephat, Priest-Martyr, Archbishop of Polotsk, and a Catholic of the Ruthenian rite. Born in the then Polish region of Lithuania of Orthodox parents, he became a Catholic and a Ukrainian Basilian monk. Chosen bishop, he worked faithfully for the unity of the Church until he suffered martyrdom at the… Continue Reading …

NOV 13: COMMEMORATION OF ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM ARCHBISHOP

NOV 13: TYPIKA – 10:00 AM. On November 13th we commemorate Saint John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople, one of the Three Hierarchs (the other 2 being Saints Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzus). He is best known for his sermons and commentaries on the Scriptures, fearless leadership as a chief hierarchic and shepherd of the… Continue Reading …

NOV 15 – DEC 24: PHILLIP’S FAST

“Nativity Fast in the Home” – https://melkite.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Christmas-Fast-in-the-Home.pdf On November 14, Eastern Christian communities are celebrating the Feast of St. Philip, the Apostle, which also marks the beginning of the traditional St. Philip’s Fast, 40 days before the Great Feast of the Nativity of Christ.  According to legend, St. Philip the Apostle called down the wrath of God… Continue Reading …

NOV 16 & 17: 23RD SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF MATTHEW APOSTLE – EVANGELIST

NOV 16: CONFESSION – 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY – 4:00 PM; NOV 17: 3RD HOUR – 09:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 10:00 AM (1ST ADVENT CANDLE LIT, ADVENT CHAINS). The Gospel Reading this Sunday comes from Luke 12: 16-21 about a Certain Rich Man. We are taught – thoughts that exclude God; thoughts so… Continue Reading …

NOV 21: FEAST OF ENTRANCE OF THE THEOTOKOS (SOLEMN HOLY DAY)

NOV 21: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:30 PM. The Feast of the Entrance into the Temple of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary is celebrated on November 21 each year. The Feast commemorates when as a young child, the Virgin Mary entered the Temple in Jerusalem. The Entrance of the Theotokos into the… Continue Reading …

NOV 22: COMMEMORATION OF ST. CECELIA

On November 22nd each year we celebrate St. Cecilia’s Day. St. Cecelia is the patron saint of music and musicians. Born in Rome, Italy during the 2nd century, she was pious from youth, and was known for her deep faith as well as her love for music. According to tradition, St. Cecilia gave glory to God and… Continue Reading …

NOV 23 & 24: 24TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

   NOV 23: CONFESSION – 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY – 4:00 PM; NOV 24: 3RD HOUR – 9:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 10:00 AM. The Gospel Reading this Sunday is Luke 13:10-17, Healing on the Sabbath. In Luke’s Gospel he describes a crippled woman whom Jesus heals on the Sabbath with His words and… Continue Reading …

NOV 27: THANKSGIVING

NOV 27: CONFESSION – 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY & CATECHISM – 10:00 AM. Thanksgiving Day is November 28th and commemorates the feast held by the Pilgrim colonists and members of the Wampanoag people at Plymouth in 1621. On this day people express gratitude to God for His blessings and give thanks to dear ones for… Continue Reading …

NOV 30 & DEC 1: 25TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST & COMMEMORATION OF ST. ANDREW APOSTLE (NOV 30TH)

NOV 30: CONFESSION – 3:00 PM, VESPERAL DIVINE LITURGY – 4:00 PM; DEC 1: 3RD HOUR – 09:40 AM, DIVINE LITURGY – 10:00 AM; DEC 4 – CONFESSION – 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY & CATECHISM – 10:00 AM. This Sunday’s Gospel is Luke 18:18-27, The Rich and the Kingdom of God. This gospel reading is… Continue Reading …

DEC 4: FEAST OF ST. BARBARA

DEC 4: CONFESSION – 9:00 AM, DIVINE LITURGY & CATECHISM – 10:00 AM. St. Barbara is the patron saint of miners, artillerymen and firemen. Her traditional feast day is December 4th. According to legend, her father, a pagan emperor persecuted Christians. He kept her a virgin by locking her up in a tower when he… Continue Reading …