• Home

    st-joseph-church


    Due to pending snow storms-Father Christopher will preside as best he can at Divine Liturgy Saturday January 19th at 4pm (no vespers) This is a time change as of 1/19/19 not 5pm.    Confessions at 3pm

    January 20, 2019 at our regular time 10am. More to follow on rest of the months.

    Father Patrick Maloney, New York unable to attend due to the snow anticipated.

    _____________________________________________________________________________

    Saint Joseph Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, Scranton, PA, is a local parish of the Melkite Eparchy of Newton.

    CELEBRATING 122 YEARS IN SCRANTON in 2018.    We are one of the three oldest churches in our Eparchy .

    Founded by Lebanese immigrants in the late 1890s, we are a faith community that has withstood many trials and tribulations. Today we continue to witness to the Gospel of Our Lord God and Savior Jesus Christ throughout South-Central New York State and Eastern Pennsylvania: From Binghamton/Vestal NY and Albany to Philadelphia area, concentrated in the Lackawanna Valley.

    Patriarchate of Antioch. Catholic but not Roman, Byzantine in Tradition, brothers and sisters of the Orthodox East.

    Visit the Eparchy website at    www.Melkite.org for more information!

    _______________________________________________

     

    ______________________________________________________________

    VISIT our new DONATE page through paypal or instructions for AMAZON SMILE. (please update your new Amazon Smile number link as of 7/16/2018

    https://smile.amazon.com/ch/82-3958041

    See our facebook page for photos & current events
    Saint Joseph Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, Scranton
    For current events contact alternate email address at     melkite.scranton@gmail.com
    Church email address is    stjosephscranton@gmail.com
    See our “ABOUT” tab for: The First 100 years of St. Joseph Church used for our Centennial Celebration Oct. 1997.