On February 4th and 5th our Cathedral celebrated its Patronal Feast Day dedicated to wonderworking icon of All Holly Theotokos “Rescuer of the Perishing”. His Eminence Benjamin Archbishop of San Francisco and the West presided over Vigil on Saturday night and Divine Liturgy on Sunday morning. On Sunday morning Vladyka was greeted with bread and salt at the entrance of the cathedral by Parish Warden (Starosta) Leo Gregory and Parish Rector Archpriest Nazari Polataiko, Archpriest Arkady Mironko, Archpriest Gregory Winsky, Archdeacon Kirill Sokolov and Protodeacon Arkady Voloshchuk.
Before the beginning of the Divine Litirgy His Eminence ordained Reader Peter Winsky to subdeacon.
Russian Orthodox Church in Los Angeles, interview with 'Golos Ameriki' on October 24th, 2016
Veneration of the Icon and Akathist hymn to the Mother Abbess of Mount Athos
Please see the photos of the wonderworking icon of the Mother Of God "Abbess of Mount Athos" following the link to our photo gallery:
February 26th - L.O.V.E.S. Blini Luncheon
March 5th – PAN ORTHODOX CELEBRATION HOSTED BY ARCHBISHOP BENJAMIN (SUNDAY OF ORTHODOXY)
March 25th – ANNUNCIATION OF THE MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS (GREGORIAN CALENDAR)
The Kiosk still has several calendars for sale, both the St. Tikhon Calendar, which has beautiful prints of icons from Mount Sinai on each page, and the OCA Church of the Saviour in San Francisco, with excerpts from the writings of the ever-memorable Bishop John Shakovskoy on each page.