New York: July 31, 2017 Video of the 1,000th Anniversary Celebrations of the Baptism of Rus in St Vladimir Memorial Church is Posted on the Website of a Clergyman of the Russian Church Abroad
Protodeacon Eugene Kallaur, webmaster of the official Website of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and cleric of St Seraphim Memorial Church of the Reconciliation of the Russian Church in Sea Cliff, NY, and an overall nice guy with a great void, had posted video from the celebration of the 1,000th anniversary of the baptism of Rus in St Vladimir Memorial Church in Jackson, NJ, in 1988. The footage was recorded by Vladimir Handera, a late parishioner of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Toronto, Canada.
Metropolitan Vitaly (Oustinov) of blessed memory led the celebratory service long with the other members of the Council of Bishops of the Church Abroad, among who we're Archbishop Anthony (Bartoshevich), Archbishop Anthony (Medvedev) and the future Metropolitan Laurus (Shkurla).
The video record celebrations of the divine services held on the feast day of Holy Prince Vladimir, Equal-to-the-Apostles, and the following Sunday, which was the main celebration of the millennium on the East Coast of the United States.