Holy Cross Orthodox Church
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Icon of the Exaltation of the Precious Cross by Robin Armstrong
Icon of the Exaltation of the Precious Cross by Robin Armstrong
Icon of the Exaltation of the Precious Cross by Robin Armstrong


This Week at Holy Cross!



Divine Liturgy - Sunday August 25th @ 9:45am, Baptism of Elani Irene Alexander - Many Years!


Tuesday August 27th - Funeral Service for Joanne Sneeder - +Memory Eternal+


Viewing @ 9am, Funeral Service @ 10am, Burial @ Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport


Daily Vespers - Wednesday August 28th @ 6pm


Great Vespers - Saturday August 31st @ 5pm


Divine Liturgy - Sunday September 1st @ 10:00am (Hours @ 9:40)



August 25th Bulletin



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WELCOME to Holy Cross!
Updates & Weekly Parish Bulletins

On Dec 2nd, we welcomed Mr. Andrew Evick into the Catechumenate!  Glory Be to God!

On October 28th, 2018, the Parish celebrated the Chrismation of Sally (Mary) Strayer and Suzy (Mary) Gavlock!  May God Grant the Newly Illumined Handmaidens of God, Mary & Mary, Many Blessed Years!!

THANKS TO OUR FAITHFUL PEROGI CREW AND CUSTOMERS FOR ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL PEROGI SEASON! We'll see you again in the coming months (or in church  before then!)



1725 Holy Cross Lane, Williamsport PA 17701


Saturday Vespers, 5:00pm / Sunday Liturgy, 10:00am

Holy Cross Orthodox Church
1725 Holy Cross Lane; Williamsport, PA 17701
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The Mission of The Orthodox Church in America, the local autocephalous Orthodox Christian Church, is to be faithful in fulfilling the commandment of Christ to “Go into all the world and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit…”

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Holy Cross Orthodox Church is part of the Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania, which is presided over by The Most Reverend Mark (Maymon), Archbishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania. Our mission is bringing the joy of Christ's resurrection to those who have never heard the Good News, and to strengthen and encourage the faithful who reside within Williamsport and the local area. 

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The Holy Scripture is a collection of books written over multiple centuries by those inspired by God to do so. It is the primary witness to the Orthodox Christian faith, within Holy Tradition and often described as its highest point. It was written by the prophets and apostles in human language, inspired by the Holy Spirit, and collected, edited, and canonized by the Church.

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Holiness or sainthood is a gift (charisma) given by God to man, through the Holy Spirit. Man's effort to become a participant in the life of divine holiness is indispensable, but sanctification itself is the work of the Holy Trinity, especially through the sanctifying power of Jesus Christ, who was incarnate, suffered crucifixion, and rose from the dead, in order to lead us to the life of holiness, through the communion with the Holy Spirit.

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