Weekly News – February 12, 2016

SPECIAL SERVICES ON THE EVE OF THE FEAST OF THE PRESENTATION OF OUR LORD

Dyarnentarach1On Sunday, February 14, the Armenian Church will celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of our Lord to the Temple. The eve of the feast will be celebrated on Saturday, February 13, within Prelacy Churches with a special service and the traditional bonfire lighting. Parents will also have the opportunity to present their children for blessing before the altar.

In keeping with tradition, the Prelate will conduct the service at St. Mary’s Church in Glendale, with the participation of Homenetmen leadership, members, and scouts. The service begins at 6:30.

Afterward, clergy and faithful will gather at the church courtyard to light the bonfire, around which patriotic songs will be sung.

The Prelate, clergy, and Homenetmen members will later gather at “Armenak Der Bedrossian” Hall for a dinner reception hosted by the church Board of Trustees.

On this occasion, the Prelate will present the “St. Mesrob Mashdots” scouting emblem to those scouts who successfully completed the course over the past few months.

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PRELATE TO PRESIDE OVER DIVINE LITURGY AT ST. GREGORY THE ILLUMINATOR CHURCH IN SAN FRANCISCO

– VERY REV. FR. BAROUYR SHERNEZIAN TO CELEBRATE FIRST DIVINE LITURGY AS NEW PARISH PASTOR

SanFranciscoChurchOn Sunday, February 14, the Feast of the Presentation of our Lord to the Temple, the Prelate will preside over Divine Liturgy at St. Gregory the Illuminator Church in San Francisco. Very Rev. Fr. Barouyr Shernezian will celebrate his first Divine Liturgy and deliver his first sermon as the new pastor of St. Gregory.

The feast of the Presentation of our Lord is a dominical feast, therefore, though it falls during Lent, the altar curtain will be open on this day.

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PRELACY LADIES AUXILIARY GREAT LENT LUNCHEON

Lent-Lunch---EngOn Wednesday, February 17, the annual Prelacy Ladies Auxiliary Great Lent Luncheon will take place under the auspice of the Prelate.

The day will begin at 10:00 a.m. with Sunrise Service at St. Garabed Church in Hollywood presided by the Prelate and with the participation of Rose and Alex Pilibos School students.

The luncheon will follow at 11:30 at “Karapetian” Hall, and will include a cultural program and a traditional Lenten menu.

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