Bishop Paul visits St. Andrew parish, Maple Heights, OH, honors Fr. Emilian Hutnyan
MAPLE HEIGHTS, OH [MW Diocese Communications] — On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, His Grace, Bishop Paul celebrated the Divine Liturgy for the feast of Saint Andrew the Apostle, patron of Saint Andrew Church, Maple Heights, OH.
During the Liturgy, Bishop Paul presented a jeweled cross to Archpriest Emilian Hutnyan, rector, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood. Many clergy from the Cleveland Deanery and region concelebrated, while the nuns from Holy Transfiguration Monastery, Ellwood City, PA sang the liturgical responses.
Following the Liturgy, the parish hosted a Lenten banquet in honor of their patron saint and long-time pastor for 130 people.
May God grant Father Emilian many years of inspired ministry!