On December 21st and 22nd, 2019, His Eminence Michael, Archbishop of New York and the Diocese of New York and New Jersey, visited Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church in Syracuse, New York. On Saturday, December 21, His Eminence offered an Advent Retreat: "Wisdom from the Book of Psalms" to the faithful of Saints Peter and Paul Church. On Sunday, December 22, Archbishop Michael celebrated Hierarchical Divine Liturgy. Concelebrating were Father Vladimir Kantor and Deacon Alexander Anderson. Following the Divine Liturgy, everyone had an opportunity to spend time in fellowship and to enjoy the Nativity Play presented by the children of Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church.
(Photographs courtesy of Subdeacon Matthew Ortiz)