Metropolitan Tikhon visits Alexandria, VA community March 23-24, 2013
Metropolitan Tikhon visits Alexandria, VA community March 23-24, 2013 - 03/24/13
On Saturday evening, March 23, 2013, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon came to visit All Saints of North America Mission, Alexandria, VA. The Vigil service was celebrated by Archpriest Michael Koblosh, pastor of All Saints.
Next morning, a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy for the Sunday of Orthodoxy was celebrated by Metropolitan Tikhon together with Archpriest Michael Koblosh and Protodeacon Joseph Matusiak. After the service His Beatitude was feted at a dinner especially prepared by the faithful for the occasion.
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