On Friday, July 27, and Saturday, July 28, Very Reverend Mark Shuey of the Ukrainian Catholic Church will offer a weekend course on Eastern Catholicism at the Catholic Parish of St. Vincent de Paul, 6828 Old Reid Road, Charlotte, NC, 28210.
Fr. 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. Whether you're an Eastern Catholic or a Roman Catholic, Fr. Mark's presentation will help you gain a greater understanding of the fullness of the Catholic faith, particularly the Liturgy.
Fr. 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 for all or part of the weekend.
Friday, July 27, reception room off the Activity Center:
Vespers, 6:00 p.m.
Talk, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Saturday, 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.
Fr. Mark will also celebrate Divine Liturgy at St. Basil the Great Ukrainian Catholic Mission on Sunday, July 29, at the Charlotte Catholic High School chapel, 7702 Pineville Matthews Road, Charlotte, NC, 28226. 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. Please join us.
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 our Web site stbasil.weebly.com