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Saturday, 1 July 2017, was the occasion of an historic event in the life of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey: the ordination of Sub-Deacon Samuel Davis, of Somerset NJ, to the Holy Diaconate. While diaconal ordinations are not necessarily historic, Deacon Samuel is the first African-American to be ordained to this office in the history of the Diocese, and he is leading the planting and development of Saint Simon of Cyrene Orthodox Mission in New Brunswick NJ, an inner-city mission seeking to reach out to African-Americans and Hispanics with the light of Christ’s Gospel in Holy Orthodoxy.

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UPCOMING EVENTS
On the Diocesan Calendar

 

September 8, 2019

   Feast-Day:

   Nativity of the

   Theotokos

 

September 11, 2019

9-11 Memorial Service

     Holy Spirit Church

     Wantage NJ

     7:00 p.m.

     details >

 

September 14, 2019

   Feast-Day:

   Exaltation of the

   Holy Cross

 

September 19, 2019

Council of

Presbyters

Meeting

Diocesan Chancery

Bronxville NY

11:00 a.m.

 

September 25, 2019

Diocesan Council

Meeting

Diocesan Chancery

Bronxville NY

 

October 10, 2019

Council of

Presbyters

Meeting

Diocesan Chancery

Bronxville NY

 

Oct 31-Nov 1, 2019

  Annual

    Diocesan

      Assembly

Holy Trinity Church

East Meadow NY

information >

 

November 21, 2019

   Feast-Day:

   Entry of the

   Theotokos into

   the Temple

 

December 25, 2019

   NATIVITY OF

   OUR LORD, GOD,

   AND SAVIOR,

   JESUS CHRIST

 

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and New Jersey
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