Today, April 13, 2019, for our patronal feast day, Archbishop Peter came to visit his parish of Saint Innocent of Moscow.
Here are some pictures of the joyful liturgical event:
And a few videos:
Archbishop Peter’s arrival:
Archbishop Peter’s blessing:
Father John receives the nabedrennik:
Archbishop Peter doing the censing:
Troparion of Saint Innocent:
Here is Archbishop Peter’s sermon for you to enjoy:
And a beautiful hymn to the Theotokos by our choir:
And some nice social time with our Archbishop:
AGAPE Service cancelled on April 28
Christ is born, glorify Him!
Many parishioners got together to celebrate the Nativity of our Lord.
On Sunday 6, we had an extra opportunity to rejoice, as Karen (Catherine, patron saint Catherine of Alexandria) was received in the Orthodox faith during Divine Liturgy.
Then we had the Vigil of the feast:
On Monday 7, the Church was beautiful and ready:
And then, even Santa came, for the joy of all:
On Saturday, December 29, several members of the sisterhood got together to learn and share how to prepare prosphora: