DIOCESE OF EASTERN AMERICA AND NEW YORK: November 13, 2014
Celebration Schedule of the 80th Anniversary of the Eastern American Diocese and the 30th Anniversary of the Consecration to the Episcopacy of Its Ruling Bishop Metropolitan Hilarion
The schedule of services for the celebration of the 80th anniversary of the Eastern American Diocese and the 30th anniversary of the consecration to the episcopacy of its Ruling Bishop, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, is posted on the official diocese website.
The celebration of Metropolitan Hilarion’s anniversary as a hierarch will take place on the actual date of his consecration, December 10, the feast day of the Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God, at the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign” in New York. The hierarchal members of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia will celebrate Divine Liturgy that day before the main holy icon of the Russian diaspora.