Western American Diocese - Recent Events http://www.wadiocese.org/ 60 Photo-Report on Festive Services in Bethany on Lazarus Saturday http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170413_3.html Thu, 13 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/2017/4jerusalemlazarussat17_014_jpg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=141&final_w=160&percent=100"><p class="style5" align="left">On Lazarus Saturday, April 8, 2017, Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky), Chief of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and his monks celebrated Divine Liturgy and performed a moleben, during which they congratulated Sister Martha, the teachers and students of Orthodox Bethany School in Jerusalem.</p> <p class="style5" align="left">On the school premises is a chapel built upon a square stone resembling a door beam discovered by archaeologists which bears the inscription in Greek: &ldquo;Here Martha and Maria heard the words of the Lord about the resurrection of the dead&hellip; the Lord&hellip;&rdquo; (the remainder is missing).</p> <p class="style5" align="left">After services, the clergymen and worshipers were offered a trapeza luncheon.</p> <p class="style5" align="left">PHOTO ALBUM&nbsp;<a href="http://synod.com/synod/eng2017/20170411_enjerusalem.html" target="_blank">here.</a></p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170413_3.html The Choir of the Church All Russian Saints of Burlingame, CA, Presents a Great Lenten Concert http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170413_1.html Thu, 13 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/2017/04-13-Burligame-Concert/11-1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>On the Sunday of the Cross, March 19, 2017, the parish choir of the Church of all Russian Saints in Burlingame, CA, performed selections heard at Divine Services during Great Lent and Passion Week.</p></div> Western American Diocese http://www.wadiocese.org/news_170413_1.html