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Sunday, December 8, 2019
Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 1023 Fifth St., North Catasauqua, holds a special prayer service Nov. 16 to honor its Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God. A beautiful backdrop of the altar is shown.

A special icon

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

The tiny, but enlightened, congregation of Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 1023 Fifth St., North Catasauqua, held a prayer service Nov. 16 to honor its Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God.

Icons are an important part of the Orthodox faith and...