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    Father Christopher is presiding at our services

    Divine Liturgy Saturdays at 4pm (no vespers) not 5pm.    Confessions at 3pm or appointment.

    Sundays  at our regular time 10am. ( no Orthros), Holy Days as scheduled.

    See Devotion page.



    Events in February are in the bulletin: Sunday of Prodigal Son, Meat Fare Week,

    Liturgy of the Dead Sat Feb 23 at 9am

    Sunday Feb 24 Parish Meeting-Coffee & Fellowship Parish Advisory Council; Food Fest will be the topic.

    March 3 CheeseFare Sunday     ice cream social, more to follow

    March 17, Annual St Joseph Breakfast.



    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


    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.