Bp. John' Visit & Dn. Joshua's Ordination at St. Innocent - 11/12/16

On Saturday, November 12, 2016, His Grace, Bishop John made his first Archpastoral visit and presided at a Hierarchal Divine Liturgy at St. Innocent Church in Redford, MI, of which Mitered Archpriest Roman Star is Pastor, and Fr. Daneil Shirak is the assistant priest. Concelebrating with His Grace were 8 priests and 2 deacons of the Central States Deanery, (of which Fr. Roman is the Dean), plus 3 priests of the OCA Bulgarian and Albanian dioceses, plus the bishop’s own priest and deacon assistants, for a total of 15 clergy, plus the diaconal candidate. Joining them were 2 experienced subdeacons and 4 youth altar-servers from a nearby ROCOR parish, plus an experienced Reader-Server priest’s son from a MI Patriarchal Parish.