Celebration of the Holy Eucharist at the Historic, Holy Trinity Church in Wilkeson, WA on Spirit Day Monday June 13th


Holy Trinity Church in Wilkeson, WA.

Holy Trinity Church, Wilkeson, Wa-1900 oldest Orthodox Church in NW (Copyrighted photo all rights reserved)

Holy Spirit Day Monday June 13th, at 10am Divine Liturgy at the historic and oldest parish Church building in the NW; Holy Trinity Wilkeson, WA.  This parish was visited and partially founded by Archimandrite Sebastian Dabovich.  “In 1900 Saint Tikhon preached a sermon in which he described our first parishioners as “Arabs, Greeks and Slavs,” together with “Uniates [Byzantine Rite Catholics] who had reunited and were living in Wilkeson.” “(from the OCA website)  A more complete history of the parish can be found here on the OCA website.   If your going there “watch for the cupola in the small neighborhood to your left as you enter Wilkeson. Wilkeson is located five miles south of Buckley, via State Rt 165. Buckley lies between Bonney Lake and Enumclaw on Highway 410.”(OCA website)  Additionally The Vigil of Holy Pentecost will be held at Holy Trinity Church in Wilkeson beginning at 5:00 pm (Saturday, June 11, 2011).  However Holy Pentecost will be celebrated at Holy Resurrection Church in Tacoma beginning with Hours at 9:15 am, Divine Liturgy at 9:30 am and followed by Kneeling Prayers  (Sunday, June 12, 2011).

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An Orthodox Christian, whose interests also include, GO, Square Dancing, hiking, exploring, swimming, kayaking, cooking, history, board games. I am the Editor of OrthodoxNorthwest which I hope benefits readers in the NW. I do post Romanian, Greek and Slavic info but I cannot read any of them - hey, I am an American. Would appreciate hearing from readers of the blog. Χριστός Ανέστη! (Anthony) editorOrthodoxNorthwest@gmail.com
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