Presentation on Byzantine Catholic theology and liturgy July 27-28
CHARLOTTE -- The Very Reverend Mark Shuey of the Ukrainian Catholic Church will offer a weekend course on Eastern Catholicism July 27, and July 28, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
Father Mark's presentation will focus on the Byzantine Rite and the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom – one of the Catholic Church's oldest liturgies. This presentation will help all rites of Catholics gain a greater understanding of the fullness of the Catholic faith, particularly the Liturgy.
Father Mark is a priest of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Josaphat in Parma, Ohio. He is pastor of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Mission in Raleigh as well as St. Basil the Great Ukrainian Catholic Mission in Charlotte.
No registration is necessary. Just drop in at St. Vincent de Paul, located at 6828 Old Reid Road, Charlotte, for all or part of the weekend.
Fr. Mark will also celebrate Divine Liturgy at St. Basil the Great Ukrainian Catholic Mission on July 29, at the Charlotte Catholic High School chapel, located at 7702 Pineville Matthews Road, Charlotte.
Divine Office starts at 1:45 p.m. Divine Liturgy begins at 2 p.m. Fellowship will follow immediately after Divine Liturgy in the cafeteria.
If you have any questions or need directions, contact Fr. Deacon Matthew Hanes at icxc.hanes@gmail .com or Gus Gulyas, St. Basil Mission Administrator, at 704-326-7046 or visit, www.stbasil.weebly.com,
Schedule of events:
July 27, reception room off the Activity Center:
Vespers, 6:00 p.m.
Talk, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
July 28, Activity Center:
Matins, 8:30 a.m.
Talk, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (We will break for lunch.)
Great Vespers, 3:30- 4:30 p.m.
FROM THE PASTORS
Read and listen to homilies posted regularly by pastors at parishes within the Diocese of Charlotte:
- Fr. Frank Cancro at Queen of the Apostles
- Fr. Patrick Earl at St. Peter in Charlotte
- Fr. John Eckert at St. John the Baptist in Tryon
- Fr. Timothy Reid at St. Ann in Charlotte
- Fr. Benjamin Roberts at Our Lady of Lourdes in Monroe
- Fr. Patrick Winslow at St. Thomas Aquinas in Charlotte
- Watch full Masses live and on demand, listen to homilies and reflections from Sacred Heart Church in Salisbury
- Listen to homilies from St. William Catholic Church in Murphy