Ordination - 09/26/07
South Canaan, Pennsylvania
The Ordination of Subdeacon Nikolai (Kevin) Meyers to the Holy Diaconate
On Monday, September 24, His Grace, Bishop JOSEPH arrived in Pennsylvania for his visit to St. Tikhon's Seminary and Monastery. On Tuesday, September 25, Sayidna taught the Introduction to Music class, met with His Grace, Bishop TIKHON and had lunch with the seminary students. In the evening, Sayidna met with Subdeacon Kevin Meyers in preparation for his ordination to the Holy Diaconate. Sayidna attended Vigil (Vespers, Orthros and the First Hour) for the repose of St. John the Theologian before giving a public lecture in the evening.
On Wednesday, September 26, Sayidna celebrate the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at St. Tikhon's Monastery Church and ordained Subdeacon Kevin giving him the name "Nikolai of Zicha." Sayidna taught classes in Homiletics and Patristics before returning to the airport to go home.