Memorial Day

Requiem Service at the Martyred Clergymen Memorial Wall

April 9, 2017 News

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin – April 2017 By order of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; April 6th, the martyrdom day of His Holiness Khoren I Muradbekyan, 128th Catholicos of All Armenians; was declared as Memorial Day for clergy who were persecuted and martyred during the years of communist […]

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Memorial Day for victims of Jasenovac concentration camp

April 22, 2016 Featured News
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By InSerbia with agencies – 22/4/16 BELGRADE – The Memorial Day for the victims of Jasenovac marks the date of the liberation of this concentration camp run by the Ustasha, one of the worst death camps in World War Two Europe, which some historians have dubbed the Serbian Auschwitz. April 22 was picked as the Memorial […]

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St. Tikhon’s Monastery announces Memorial Day Pilgrimage schedule

April 20, 2015 News
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SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] The community of Saint Tikhon’s Monastery and Seminary extends a cordial invitation to all to attend the 111th Annual Pilgrimage over Memorial Day weekend, May 22-25, 2015. “It is always a blessing to welcome hierarchs, clergy and faithful from the Orthodox Church in America, other Orthodox jurisdictions and guests from near […]

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Final plans announced for 110th Memorial Day Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon’s Monastery

May 22, 2014 Featured News

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] – 22/5/14 Final preparations are being finalized for the 110th Annual Pilgrimage to Saint Tikhon’s Monastery here over Memorial Day weekend, May 23-26, 2014. It was recently announced that a myrrh-streaming icon from Saint George Church, Taylor, PA will be present at the 10:00 a.m. Divine Liturgy on Monday, May 26, […]

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St. Tikhon’s Monastery announces Memorial Day Pilgrimage schedule

April 14, 2014 Featured News

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] – April 2014 The community of Saint Tikhon’s Monastery and Seminary extends a most cordial invitation to all to attend the 110th Annual Pilgrimage over Memorial Day weekend, May 23-26, 2014. “It is always a joy to welcome hierarchs, clergy and faithful from the Orthodox Church in America, other Orthodox jurisdictions and guests from […]

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St. Tikhon’s Monastery to host 109th annual pilgrimage

May 20, 2013 Featured News

19/5/13 The 109th Memorial Day Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon’s Monastery/Seminary in Waymart will begin Friday at 3:45 p.m. when Metropolitan Tikhon greets visiting hierarchs at the Monastery Archway. Metropolitan Hilarion, the first hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, will concelebrate the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy beginning at 10 a.m. on Memorial Day, May […]

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Weeping Iveron Icon from Hawaii due at 108th Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon’s Monastery

May 23, 2012 News

23/5/2012 The Weeping Iveron Icon from Hawaii will arrive at St. Tikhon’s Monastery for Memorial Day weekend for the 108th annual pilgrimage to St. Tikhon of Zadonsk Orthodox Monastery in South Canaan. This year the Sunday, May 27, pilgrimage route will follow the one used more than 100 years ago, according to organizer Protodeacon Joseph […]

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Walking in our forefathers’ footsteps: Memorial Day pilgrimage includes procession “from Mayfield to the Monastery”

May 3, 2012 Featured News

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] 3/5/2012 It was in 1905 that faithful Orthodox Christians processed from Saint John the Baptist Church, Mayfield, PA, to South Canaan for the formal opening of Saint Tikhon’s Monastery. This year, faithful are invited to “walk in our forefathers’ footsteps” on Sunday, May 27 in a procession that follows the same […]

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