On Sunday June 26th, 2022, on the Day of Commemoration of All the Saints that have shown forth in the Russian Land, All Russian Saints Church, it’s clergy and faithful, in Burlingame, CA, celebrated their Patronal Feast Day.
The Divine Liturgy was presided over by His Eminence KYRILL Archbishop of San Francisco and Western America. Substituting for the Father Rector, Archpriest Stefan Pavlenko, was Archpriest Peter Perekrestov, Dean of Holy Virgin Cathedral in San Francisco, CA. Also, concelebrating were Archdeacon Peter (Karakozoff) and Deacon Alexei Baranoff.
After the Divine Liturgy Archbishop Kyrill lead a cross procession and the Sisterhood of All Russian Saints provided a festal meal.
Recently, the Father Rector, Archpriest Stefan Pavlenko, underwent an operation and therefore was convalescing on the Patronal Feast Day of his parish. Many years to all the clergy and people of All Saints of Russia Church, but especially good wishes go out to Father Stefan, the longstanding and beloved Rector of the parish. We wish him a speedy and full recovery and many years of health to serve his parish and the Holy Church!