Apostolic Visit to the Northeast American Diocese
The following is the official schedule for Apostolic Visit of His
Holiness the Catholicos of the East to the Northeast American Diocese
of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church:
Thursday, August 25th
- Arrival of His Holiness the Catholicos of the East at John F. Kennedy
Friday, August 26th
- Visit to New Diocesan Retreat Center His Holiness will visit the
proposed Holy Transfiguration Retreat Center in Dalton, Pennsylvania
- 6:30PM: Inaugural Ceremony of Area Convention hosted by Council of
Indian Orthodox Churches at Our Lady of Snows Roman Catholic Church,
located at 258-15 80th Avenue, Floral Park, NY
Saturday, August 27th
- 8AM: Matins, followed by Divine Liturgy at Saint Gregorios Orthodox
Church of Floral Park, New York, located at 175 Cherry Lane, Floral
- 11AM: Catholicate Day Collection for parishes of New York,
Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Canada
- 5PM: Blessing of New Building, followed by Vespers at Saint Gregorios
Orthodox Church of Bensalem, Pennsylvania, located at 4136 Hulmeville
Road, Bensalem, PA
Sunday, August 28th
Monday, August 29th
- 6PM: Meeting with Diocesan Council & Managing Committee Members
Tuesday, August 30th
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