Third Sunday after Pentecost
June 5th, 2016
Morning Service at 10:00 am. - Divine Liturgy at 10:30 am.
Celebrant - Fr. Karekin Kasparian
Readers - Michelle Babikian and Arnold Koresian
Greeter - Robert Kaprelian
We warmly welcome all who have come to worship the Lord today and extend a sincere invitation for you to join us each and every Sunday. Please attend the Fellowship Hour following the Divine Liturgy.
Following church services you are invited to join us for Fellowship Hour hosted by Nelli Petrosyan on behalf of the Women's Guild.
Prayers for the Sick
During the singing of “Der Voghormya”, page 45 of the Divine Liturgy Book, we pray for peace and for the sick. Let us remember in particular the parishioners who are ill at home, hospital or nursing home:
Kindly notify the Church Office with any updates on the above mentioned names.
Dorothy Koresian is in rehab at Whitehall of Deerfield, 300 Waukegan Rd. Deerfield, IL Room 159
Light of St. Gregory
Thank you to the Kaprelian Family in Memory of George Kaprelian and to Nick and Nancy Berberian for donating the cost of keeping the Lights of St. Gregory” illuminated for the month of June.
If you know of any graduates, please send a short bio (student's and parent's names, school, special achievements and honors, future plans, etc) to the church office by June 6th. This will be a good way for our entire church family to share their accomplishment.
CIT and Staff training will run from Wednesday, July 27 - Saturday, July 30. The two-week camp session begins Saturday, July 30 - Saturday, August 13, A one-week camp session will be offered Saturday, July 30 - Saturday, August 6th for our entire camp community. For those unable to attend the first week, they may sign up for the second week which runs from Saturday, August 6-Saturday, August 13. For applications or more information visit: http://diocesansummercamps.org/and click on Hye Camp or ask your HYE CAMP parish representatives, Kenarr Chiodo or Diane Abezetian.
Participation and Etiquette
Parishioners are encouraged to recite the Nicene Creed together on pages 18-19 of the Divine Liturgy Book, as well as the Confession on page 48 in preparation for receiving Holy Communion.
Please refrain from entering the sanctuary during the: Lections, Nicene Creed, Chalice Procession, singing of the Hayr Mer (Lord’s Prayer), Der Voghormya (Lord have mercy), reading of Confession, Holy Communion and sermon. Once you have entered the sanctuary, kindly remain until the conclusion of the service. When approaching the priest to receive Holy Communion, make the sing of the cross and say, “Megha Asdoodzo” or “I have sinned against God.” Ladies must have a head covering when approaching the Holy Altar.
Calendar of Events
Picnic Meeting Dates - June 6th, July 11th and August 1st. Skewering will be on August 11th and set up on August 12th.
Violet Koresian is at Central Baptist Village, Room 3252B, 4747 North Canfield Ave., Norridge, IL 60706. Tel. 708-583-8211.
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