Holy Resurrection Cathedral

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Holy Resurrection Cathedral

Founded 1892

Diocese: Diocese of Eastern Pennsylvania

Deanery: Wilkes-Barre Deanery

Address

591 N Main St
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18705

http://orthodox-wilkesbarre.org

Fax: 570-822-5452

Parish Contacts

V. Rev. Joseph Martin
Rector
Home: 570-822-7725
Protodn. Sergei Kapral
Attached
49 Maffett St
Plains, PA 18705
Home: 570-825-6097
V. Rev. Michael Evans
Retired, Attached
131 N Willow St
Mount Carmel, PA 17851
Home: 570-339-1200
Fax: 570-339-1890
Archimandrite Michael (Thier)
Retired, Attached

Lay Leadership

Ms. Marina Martin
Church School Coordinator
Home: 570-822-5940
Ms. Marina Martin
Youth Coordinator

Directions

From NE Extension of PA Turnpike
Take exit 36.  Turn left to Rt 115 north (Wilkes-Barre) and proceed for 5 miles (115 becomes 309 north).  At 309 you will connect to the Crossvalley Expressway, take to exit 3 (Plains).  At bottom of ramp (light) turn left.  Go 1/4 mile to 2nd street on left—Linden St (make a sharp left turn at end of street by General Hospital).  Proceed for 2 stop signs, and the Cathedral will be on the left.  Parking lot for Cathedral is on the right.

From 81 north or south
Take Wilkes-Barre exit (47B) to the Crossvalley Expressway; take to exit 3 (Plains).  At bottom of ramp (light) turn left.  Go 1/4 mile to 2nd street on left—Linden St (make a sharp left turn at end of street by General Hospital).  Proceed for 2 stop signs, and the Cathedral will be on the left.  Parking lot for Cathedral is on the right.

Schedule of Services

5:00 PM Vespers (6:00 PM during summer months).
Saturday Evening

9:00 AM Divine Liturgy (8:30 AM during summer months).
Sunday Morning

7:00 PM Great Vespers.
Eves of Great Feasts

9:00 AM Divine Liturgy.
Mornings of Great Feasts

Parish Background

Relics
The Cathedral is home of relics of St Alexis (Toth) of Wilkes-Barre, who was the first pastor of the parish.  These relics are open for veneration.