October 16, 2016: Second Sunday of Luke (Oct. 3 on church calendar)
After today's Liturgy, there will be a brief memorial service (litya) for Bishop Joasaph (Antonuk) and his family, Matushka Elikonida and Olga. Before being elevated to the episcopacy, Bishop Joasaph, otherwise known as Fr. Stefan Antonuk, was rector of this church from 1930 to 1968.
Other upcoming memorials: Next Sunday, Oct. 23, there will be a memorial for Vladimir (Walter) Brockert, a long-time starosta of this church.
Tomorrow, Oct. 17, St. John's Church on Broadbridge Ave in Stratford will begin taking orders for their Annual Slavic Food Pre-Order Sale. Orders will be ready for pickup on Nov. 5. For details, call the rectory at 203-375-2564 (starting after noon tomorrow).
This Saturday, Oct. 22, St. George's Albanian Church in Trumbull is holding a Bazaar from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. See map/directions...
On Nov. 4 & 5, Three Saints Church in Ansonia will be holding an Ethnic Food, Tag Sale and Craft Fair. More information...
Eternal Memory: Bishop Joasaph, Matushka Elikonida, and Olga Antonuk. Name days: St. Thomas (Oct. 6/19). Many Years to: Thomas (TJ) Milligan.