Rev. Fr. Michael A. Jolly– He was devoted to his family, his Lord God and Savior, Jesus Christ, and his church. A deacon more than 25 years and a priest less than 2 years. A friend to all. May his memory be eternal. 4/30/1952-4/10/2015
Saint Joseph Melkite Greek Catholic Church is a local parish of the Melkite Eparchy of Newton. CELEBRATING 117 YEARS IN SCRANTON.
Founded by Lebanese immigrants in the late 1890s, we are a faith community that has, thank God, 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 and Albany to Philadelphia, concentrated in the Lackawanna Valley.
Patriarchate of Antioch. Catholic but not Roman, Byzantine in Tradition, brothers and sisters of the Orthodox East. Visit Melkite.org for more information!
LEBANESE-AMERICAN FOOD FESTIVAL 14TH YEAR 2015 SAT. AUG 8 4-10PM & SUN. AUG 9 12-7PM
IN PREPARATION FOR THE FESTIVAL WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING DATES FOR FOOD PREP:
Sat. July 18 Grape Leaves stuff & roll
Sat. Aug 1 Kibbee make & bake
Fri. Aug 7 Fest ground preparation, carry items across the street, set up kitchen equipment, hummus making, etc.. we need everyone.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
See our facebook page for photos & current events Saint Joseph Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, Scranton
For current events contact alternate email address at email@example.com
Coming Soon: The First 100 years of St. Joseph Church used for our centennial celebration Oct. 1997.