Lazarus Saturday and the Feast of the Annunciation
Saturday, April 7, 2012 - Alhambra, California
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in Fair Oaks, California
Welcomes His Grace Bishop Maxim
Sunday, March 25, 2012
On the March 25th, 2012, the Fourth Sunday of Great and Holy Lent, His Grace Bishop Maxim, celebrated the Divine Liturgy with V. Rev. Dane Popovich, V. Rev. Williem Weir, and the parishioners of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Fair Oaks, California.
Before Thy Cross we bow down in worship, O Master, and Thy holy Resurrection we glorify.
On the March 18th, 2012, the Third Sunday of Great and Holy Lent, His Grace Bishop Maxim, V. Rev. Nicholas Ceko, V. Rev. Lazar Vasiljevic, V. Rev. Ilija Dajkovic, Rev. Heiromonk Jovan Babic, Rev. Norman Kosanovich, and the parishioners of the Saint Steven's Cathedral in Alhambra, California commemorated the Precious and Life-Gving Cross of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. At this point on our lenten journey, "the Life-Giving Cross is presented to us for refreshment and assurance, for remembrance of our Lord's Passion, and for comfort...." and prepares us for the commemoration of the Crucifixion during Holy Week.
Photographs by: Andreana Ceko
Schmemann, Alexander. Great Lent: Journey to Pascha (Crestwood, New York: St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press, 1969), pp. 76-78.
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ANNUAL LENTEN CLERGY CONFESSION AND RETREAT
V. Rev. Dr. John Behr
Dean of Saint Vladimir's Seminary
speaks at Clergy Retreat
March 13-14, 2012
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