Ss. Peter & Paul Byzantine Catholic Church
1140 Johnston Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18017

2019 GREAT Lent

March 4th - April 20th


Great Lent begins this year on Monday, March 4th

It is a day of Strict Abstinence

No meat, eggs, cheese and dairy products are permitted on this day.

Everyone is required to fast. 

If you require a dispensation from fasting, for just cause,

contact Father Peter.


Simple Abstinence is practiced during Great Lent

on Wednesdays and Fridays.

We are not permitted to eat meat on those days.

Simple Abstinence is also adhered to

on Holy Saturday, April 20th




Monday, March 25th
8:00 a.m.  Divine Liturgy (Intention of our Parish)
Tuesday, March 26th
8:00 a.m.  Divine Liturgy (+Deceased Loved Ones)