Reception for H. G. Dr. Yuhanon Mar Demetrios, Assistant Metropolitan of Delhi Diocese

His Grace Dr. Yuhanon Mar DemetriosSt. Mary’s Orthodox Church of India, Bronx, New York will be organizing a reception to welcome and honor His Grace Metropolitan Dr. Yuhanon Mar Demetrios, on his first visit to the United States and the parish after his consecration as Metropolitan.

He has served as a layman and deacon, and was actively involved in all aspects of the parish. His Grace has decided to visit his home parish in the United States and to celebrate Holy Qurbana before he officially begins his responsibilities as the Assistant Metropolitan of the Delhi Diocese.

  • His Grace will be arriving in New York (JFK Airport) on the 19th of August 2010 and will be received by clergy and laity of the St. Mary’s Orthodox Church, Bronx.
  • From the airport, His Grace will be taken to the church for Luthinia prayers starting at 6:30 pm.
  • A formal reception to honor His Grace will take place in our church on Saturday, 21st of August 2010 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.
  • His Grace will be celebrating the Holy Qurbana at the Bronx church on Sunday, 22nd of August 2010.

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