The Knights of Columbus lead the Procession.
Altar Servers stand attentively awaiting the formal Procession
Bishop Kurt Burnette bestows an initial blessing upon the faithful and St. Michael’s
Reading of the Gospel by Deacon Larry assisted by Deacon Basil
Bishop Kurt delivers homily on the Sunday Gospel reading and offers words of inspiration to all present
Deacons incense church and faithful during the uplifting singing of the Cherubic Hymn
Bishop Kurt raises his hands in supplication for God’s blessing upon all.
Father Ed Higgins directs and assists altar servers as they approach Bishop Kurt for the washing of hands
Bishop Kurt concludes prayers and petitions recited during the Great Entrance of the gifts.
The solemn concelebration of the Nicene Creed.
One of several blessings throughout the Liturgy upon the faithful and parish of St. Michaels
Reception of the Holy Eucharist by members of the clergy, deacons, and altar servers.
Father Gary, pastor of St. Michaels, explains how to proceed to receive the Holy Eucharist
The faithful come forward to receive the Holy Eucharist in the traditional form in the Byzantine Catholic Church, in both species.
Bishop Kurt bestows the final blessing upon all present and upon St. Michael’s Church