Lorain’s SS. Peter and Paul Church to celebrate 100th anniversary in November
LORAIN, OH [MW Diocese Communications] — On the weekend of November 8-10, 2013, the faithful of Saints Peter and Paul Church here will celebrate the parish’s 100th Anniversary as a parish community.
The weekend will open with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy on Saturday morning. At 4:00 p.m., the Akathistos Hymn will be sung in the presence of the wonderworking icon of the Mother of God “She Who is Quick to Hear,” which will be brought to the parish from Saint Tikhon’s Monastery. His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon and His Grace, Bishop Alexander, Locum Tenens, will be present for the Akathistos Hymn and the celebration of Great Vespers.
Sunday’s Hierarchal Divine Liturgy will begin with the greeting of the hierarchs at 9:30 a.m. A reception will follow immediately in the undercroft of the church.
At 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, doors open at Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church hall for the anniversary grand banquet. Dinner and program begin at 1:30 p.m. Banquet tickets, priced at $35.00, are now available. Ticket deadline is October 31.
For further information please call 440-277-5281.