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Alabama

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Alaska

Alaska

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Arizona

Arizona

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Arkansas

Arkansas

There is no history of any Eastern or Oriental Catholic parish or mission in Arkansas
California

California

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Colorado

Colorado

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Connecticut

Connecticut

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Delaware

Delaware

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia

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Florida

Florida

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Georgia

Georgia

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Hawaii

Hawaii

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Idaho

Idaho

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Illinois

Illinois

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Indiana

Indiana

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Iowa

Iowa

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Kansas

Kansas

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Kentucky

Kentucky

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Louisiana

Louisiana

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Maine

Maine

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Maryland

Maryland

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts

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Michigan

Michigan

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Minnesota

Minnesota

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Mississippi

Mississippi

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Missouri

Missouri

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Montana

Montana

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Nebraska

Nebraska

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Nevada

Nevada

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New Hampshire

New Hampshire

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New Jersey

New Jersey

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New Mexico

New Mexico

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New York

New York

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North Carolina

North Carolina

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North Dakota

North Dakota

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Ohio

Ohio

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Oklahoma

Oklahoma

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Oregon

Oregon

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

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Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

There is no history of any Eastern or Oriental Catholic parish or mission in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Rhode Island

Rhode Island

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South Carolina

South Carolina

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South Dakota

South Dakota

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Tennessee

Tennessee

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Texas

Texas

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Utah

Utah

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Vermont

Vermont

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Virginia

Virginia

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Washington

Washington

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West Virginia

West Virginia

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin

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Wyoming

Wyoming

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St Elias the Prophet Melkite Church
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Metro Area: Fort Pierce (FL)
Ss Cyril & Methodius Byzantine (Ruthenian) Church
Status: ACTIVE CHURCH
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Metro Area: Washington (DC) - Arlington - Alexandria (VA)
Epiphany of Our Lord Byzantine (Ruthenian) Church
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Metro Area: Paterson - Clifton - Passaic (NJ)
St Michael the Archangel Byzantine (Ruthenian) Cathedral
Status: ACTIVE CATHEDRAL
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Metro Area: Paterson - Clifton - Passaic (NJ)
St Michael the Archangel Byzantine (Ruthenian) Cathedral Chapel
Status: ACTIVE CHURCH
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Metro Area: New York City (NY)
St Elias Byzantine (Ruthenian) [Hungarian] Church
Status: ACTIVE CHURCH
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Teachings of Christ

'Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you. Whoever feeds on my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up on the last day." (John 6:53-54 ESV)

Exaltation of the Cross

Save Your people, O Lord, and bless Your inheritance; * grant victory to Your Church over her enemies * and protect Your commonwealth by Your Cross. (Troparion - Tone 1)

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, now and ever, and to the ages of ages. Amen.

Willingly lifted up on the Cross, O Christ God, * bestow Your compassions upon the new commonwealth that bears Your name. * By your power grant joy to Your Church, * granting her victory over her enemies. * May she have your Cross as the weapon of peace * and the invincible ensign of victory. (Kontakion - Tone 4)

The Church celebrates the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross on September 14th.

Random Proverb

"Do not say to your neighbor, “Go, and come again, tomorrow I will give it”—when you have it with you." (Proverbs 3:28 ESV)

Pray Without Ceasing

Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.

Wisdom from the Church Fathers

Let us go forward with the heart completely attentive and the soul fully conscious. For if attentiveness and prayer are daily joined together, they become like Elias' fire-bearing chariot, raising us to heaven. What do I mean? A spiritual heaven, with sun, moon and stars, is formed in the blessed heart of one who has reach a state of watchfulness, or who strives to attain it.

St. Philotheus of Sinai