Western American Diocese - Upcoming Events http://www.wadiocese.org/ 60 Annual Pilgrimage to Fort Ross, May 29, 2017 http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_5.html Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.wadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/Announcements/Fort-Ross-2017.jpg&archive=0&final_h=81&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>The annual pilgrimage to Fort Ross will take place on Memorial Day, Monday May 29, 2017.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Schedule:</strong><br />Divine Liturgy<br />Procession to cemetery<br />Picnic at the Kazan Church in Guerneville, CA (17370 Neeley Road, Guerneville, CA 95446)</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_5.html Saint John of San Francisco Day July1, 2017 http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_4.html Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.wadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=gif&relativeimage=images/news/2017/Announcements/stjohnjoyofall.gif&archive=0&final_h=213&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>The annual commemoration of Saint John of Shanghai and San Francisco the Wonderworker is scheduled for July 1, 2017</p> <p>Schedule:<br />Friday June 30: All-night Vigil at 6:00 PM.<br />Saturday July 1: Divine Liturgy, Greeting of the Bishop at 9:00 AM, procession, and meal.</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_4.html 26th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Musicians' Conference, 4 to 8 October, 2017, to be held in Los Angeles, CA http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_3.html Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.wadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=gif&relativeimage=images/news/2017/05-02-Choir-Conference-Montreal/rocm-logo.gif&archive=0&final_h=95&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>The 26th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Musicians' Conference, will be hosted by the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral in Los Angeles, California, October 4-8, 2017, with the sessions taking place at the&nbsp;<strong>Four Points Sheraton Los Angeles, Westside</strong>. The theme of the Conference is <em>&ldquo;Prayerful Sound in the Orthodox Church: Vocal Artistry of the Deacon, Reader and Singer at Divine Services.&rdquo;</em> Watch for the official announcement and registration information.</p> <p>The Liturgical Music Commission</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170502_3.html Summer Youth Volunteer Workweek at St. Silouan’s Monastery, Sonora, CA http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170428_10.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.wadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/04-28-workweek-St-Silouan-Monastery/St-Silouan-Monastery-workproject-4.jpg&archive=0&final_h=120&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>With the blessing of the Abbot of St. Silouan&rsquo;s Monastery in Sonora, CA, His Grace Irenei Bishop of Sacramento and under the auspices of the Youth Committee of the Western American Diocese, chaired by Archpriest Boris Henderson, a volunteer youth workweek is being organized at the monastery from July 2 to July 8, 2017.</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170428_10.html Great Consecration of St. Martin the Merciful Church in Corvallis, OR, in Fall of 2017 http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170428_9.html Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://www.wadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2015/St-Herman-Youth-2015/Oregon_40.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>Archpriest James Baglien and the community of Saint Martin the Merciful Church of Corvallis, OR, will be marking their 15<sup>th</sup> Anniversary this fall. In conjunction with this celebration, His Eminence Kyrill Archbishop of San Francisco and Western America will be performing the Great Consecration of the church on Saturday the 21 of October, 2017.</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170428_9.html