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Philadelphia Area Attends Pilgrimage to Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church


Several Philadelphia Area Knights and Dames participated in a pilgrimage to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Centralia, Pennsylvania.

Archeparch (Archbishop) Borys Gudziak was principal celebrant of Hierarchical Divine Liturgy and was joined by other bishops, including Bishop Gainer of Harrisburg, Bishop Schlert of Allentown, and another Ukrainian Catholic bishop.

The day also included powerfully moving Akathist of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and Moleben to the Mother of God, hymns and chants celebrating the Blessed Mother in a unique and inspiring way.

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