Eminence Metropolitan Laurus Performs the Minor Consecratin of the
New Church of the Nativity of the Mother of God in the Capital of
New York State
On Lazarus Saturday, His Eminence Metropolitan Laurus visited Albany,
the capital of New York State, along with Protodeacon Joseph Jaroschuk
and Subdeacon Nicholas Olhovsky, where he performed the minor consecration
of the new Church of the Nativity of the Mother of God. At the end
of the service, His Eminence congratulated the Rector, all those
who labored towards the church's construction, the parishioners
and worshipers, wishing them all God's help in their further labors
for the speedy completion of the construction. That day, the Rector,
Mitred Protopriest Vsevolod Drobot, performed the first service
in the new church.
left to right: Rector of the Church of the Nativity of the Mother
of God, Mitred Protopriest Vsevolod Drobot, Protodeacon Joseph Jaroschuk
and His Eminence Metropolitan Laurus.
Vsevolod Drobot reports on the progress of the work to His Eminence.
Eminence Metropolitan Laurus greets the rector, Priest Michael Fritz
and parishioners of the Church of the Nativity of the Mother of