September 25, 2013
Methuen, MA: Hierarchal Divine Service held at St. Xenia’s Church

On Saturday the 21st and Sunday the 22nd of September, His Grace George, Bishop of Mayfield paid a long-awaited Archpastoral visit to Massachusetts and led the divine services in St. Xenia’s Church in Methuen, MA. At the All-Night Vigil on Saturday evening, the diocesan vicar bishop was co-served by parish rector Archpriest Michael Crowley, Archpriest Brendan Crowley (rector of St. Nicholas Church in West Springfield, MA), Priest Kevin Kalish (rector of Holy New Martyrs of Russia Church in Norwich, CT), parish Priest Constantine Desrosiers, Deacon Victor Ganson (cleric of Holy Epiphany Church in Boston, MA), and parish Deacon Alexander Doohovskoy.

The following morning, Fr. Michael, Fr. Constantine, and Fr. Alexander concelebrated the Divine Liturgy with His Grace, joined by Priest John Routos. Following the services at their own parishes, Archpriests Victor Boldewskul (Holy Epiphany Church) and Yaroslav Belikow (St. John the Wonderworker Church in Framingham, MA) came for the banquet in the parish hall, held in honor of the esteemed guest.

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