September 26, 2016
New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Divine Services for Nativity of Most Holy Theotokos in Synodal Cathedral

On Tuesday the 20th and Wednesday the 21st of September, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York led the All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy for the great feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City. He was co-served by diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan. Co-serving with the hierarchs were cathedral senior priest Archpriest Andrei Sommer, Abbot Cornelius (Apukhtin; cleric of Nativity of the Mother of God Church at the New Kursk Root Hermitage in Mahopac, NY), Protodeacons Nicolas Mokhoff, Vadim Gan, and Dionysius Lvov (cathedral clerics), and visiting clergy.

Metropolitan Hilarion congratulated the clergy and faithful on the occasion of the fast and charged them to call upon the name of the Heavenly Queen every day of our lives.

Media Office of the Eastern American Diocese