June 26, 2016
New York City: Feast of Holy Pentecost celebrated in Synodal
Saturday the 18th and Sunday the 19th of June, divine services were
held in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City in honor
of the great feast of Holy Pentecost (Trinity Sunday). The Divine
Liturgy in the cathedral was served in the presence of the
wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God by cathedral
senior priest Archpriest Andrei Sommer, Priest Vitaliy Lalyukov, and
Protodeacons Nicholas Mokhoff and Vadim Gan.
In accordance with tradition, the cathedral sisterhood and
brotherhood adorned the cathedral with trees, branches, and flowers.
Upon completion of the Liturgy, Fr. Andrei addressed the faithful
with a sermon on the feast.
The cathedral sisterhood held a festal luncheon in the cathedral
hall for the clergy and faithful.
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