Our Lady of Perpetual Help  Byzantine Catholic Church

Holy Protection Byzantine Catholic Eparchy of Phoenix


All parish activities, including Divine Lituries, Presanctified Liturgies, education classes, and social gathers have been suspended. 



Our Lady of Perpetual Help invites you to come experience the Holy Mysteries and the ancient beauty of the Eastern Christian expression of the Apostolic Catholic faith.  If you live in the area, please consider making this your spiritual home in New Mexico. Our church offers a rich liturgical prayer life, solid Catholic teaching, and a broad range of activities for all ages.

Divine Liturgy


9:00 am - Matins

10:00 am - Divine Liturgy


Weekly liturgical schedule can be found here

March 15, The Jesus Prayer

First of all, Gregory Palamas defended the close link that exists among all the components of a human being, soul and body. For Palamas, the Jesus Prayer is the positive means to unite body and soul in prayer and to have a constant remembrance of God. Because of the need for giving full attention in prayer, Saint Gregory defends the psychophysical techniques connected to the Jesus Prayer (see more here).