Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Melkite Catholic Archbishop to Celebrate Liturgy - November 5, 2006

On Sunday, November 5, 2006, at 4:30p, Saint John Vianney parish (4600 Hyland Avenue, San Jose) will welcome Archbishop Cyril Bustros and their neighbor parish, Saint Elias the Prophet Melkite-Greek Catholic Church, to celebrate the Divine Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom, the Byzantine-rite equivalent of the Roman-rite Mass. After the Divine Liturgy, Saint Elias parish will host a Middle Eastern banquet in honor of Archbishop Cyril in the Saint John Vianney Main Hall. Tickets will cost $35 and will be available through Saint John Vianney parishioners. Contact Fr. James Graham at 408-259-0259 to reserve your place at this delicious meal. All parishioners and friends are invited to participate in the Divine Liturgy, which will be concelebrated by Archbishop Cyril, Fr. James Graham, pastor of St Elias, and other clergy. All Catholics can receive Holy Communion and satisfy their "Sunday obligation" at this liturgy.