All-Diaspora Russian Orthodox Youth Conference in San Francisco
The third day of the Conference began with a divine liturgy at the
Cathedral, performed by the recently-ordained Hieromonk Juvenaly,
clergyman of the Church of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God in
San Francisco, with singing by the Conferees.
Today, the lectures of E.V. Perekrestova and Priest John McCuen
were heard with great interest, along with round-table presentations
by Protopriest Maksim Kozlov (ROC/MP) and Protopriest Gabriel Makarov,
N. Kotar and T. Igaikon, on the topic of the joys and problems of
dating, marriage and family life. All the presentations drew animated
discussions, ending at 9:30 pm.
Tomorrow, at the Russian Scout House, across the street from the
Cathedral, Protopriest Maksim Kozlov will deliver a lecture entitled
“Time to Come Out from the Undergroundóto be Orthodox in Russia
table on marriage and family life.
from all the dioceses of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of
Sergei Kotar comments on the presentations of the round table participants.
John McCuen's presentation.
Maksim Kozlov replies to questions from the youth.