CHRIST IS RISEN! INDEED, HE IS RISEN!
ХРИСТОС ВОСКРЕС! ВОІСТИНУ ВОСКРЕС!
On the Bright, Holy & Life-Giving Feast of the Pascha of the Lord [March 30 / April 12 -2015]
Upon the prayerful recommendation of Archpriest, Very Rev. Fr. John (Lipinski), Pastor of the St. Andrew’s Parochial District in north-east Alberta (Orthodox Archdiocese of Edmonton & Canada), and with the unanimous support of all the devout faithful, His Eminence, Most Rev. Archbishop +Joseph issued Hramotas to honor several of God’s faithful and well-deserving servants & stewards.
The text of the Hramotas, signed and sealed by the unworthy hand of Archbishop +Joseph, read:
BY THE GRACE OF GOD & IN THE NAME OF THE HOLY TRINITY
WE WISH TO EXPRESS OUR ARCHPASTORAL LOVE & GRATITUDE
BY INVOKING GOD’S BLESSINGS UPON THE SERVANT OF GOD
IN RECOGNITION OF THEIR EXEMPLARY DEDICATION IN
FAITHFUL SERVICE AND STEWARDSHIP TO THE HOLY ORTHODOX CHURCH
PRESENTED ON THE GREAT & HOLY FEAST OF THE PASCHA OF OUR LORD
THIS 12TH DAY OF APRIL IN THE 2015TH YEAR OF THE SALVATION OF THE WORLD
Receiving the Harmotas were: Mr. Adolph Porcina, President, St. Vladimir’s Ukrainian Orthodox (Sobor) Church and Mr. Edward (Ed) Gregoraschuk, “Palamar”, St. Vladimir’s Ukrainian Orthodox (Sobor) Church.
We join Very Rev. Archpriest, Fr. John, all the faithful of St. Vladimir’s and all of the devout faithful of the Orthodox Archdiocese of Edmonton & Canada in offering our prayerful congratulations and sincerest best wishes to these 2 faithful servants & stewards of God!
GOD GRANT THEM MANY YEARS! МНОГАЯ ЛІТА !