WASHINGTON, DC: February 13, 2018
Photo-report on the participation of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York at the traditional Cheesefare celebration at the Russian Embassy in the USA
On Friday, February 9, 2018, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, visited the Russian Embassy in the United States, where the parishes of St John the Baptist Cathedral (ROCOR) and St Nicholas Cathedral (Orthodox Church in America), organized a traditional Cheesefare Week celebration. Blessing the feast, Metropolitan Hilarion congratulated the attendees on the festive holiday and wished everyone a beneficial Great Lent. His Grace Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan accompanied Vladyka Hilarion.
Photos: Yuri Gripas.