Orthodox Bishop to visit local area

IRON MOUNTAIN – His Grace Bishop Anthony Michaels, Bishop of the Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese, will be celebrating Divine Liturgy at St. Mary’s Orthodox Church on Sunday at 10 am.

This Hierarchical Divine Liturgy will be celebrating the Dormition of the Theotokos, feast day of St. Mary’s. Visitors are always welcome and are encouraged to join the parishioners for this special event. A reception brunch will follow services.

A Christian Eastern Orthodox presence was established in the Upper Peninsula about the turn of the century, but the faith has historical ties back to the times of the Apostles. St. Mary’s Orthodox Church was established in Iron Mountain in the late 1930s.

For more information and directions visit its website at www.northodox.org

The Church is located at 311 West D St.