WESTERN AMERICAN DIOCESE: May 29, 2019
St John's 25th Canonization Anniversary Feast-day Schedule
The schedule of the 25th Canonization Anniversary Celebrations of St John of Shanghai and San Francisco at Holy Virgin Cathedral “Joy of All Who Sorrow” in San Francisco has been published:
THURSDAY, June 27
7:30 pm – Transfer of St John reliquary to the center of the cathedral and Akathist to St John before his relics.
FRIDAY, June 28
8:00 am – Daily Divine Liturgy.
5:00 pm – Confessions.
6:00 pm – Vigil to St John.
SATURDAY, June 29
9:00 am – Greeting of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, Divine Liturgy with the participation of the members of the Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and diocesan and guest clergy, Moleben with Procession.
2:00 pm – Festal luncheon at the Russian Center (advance reservations required, detailed information pending).