Western American Diocese Announces Celebration Plans for Triple Jubilee!
- His Grace, Bishop MAXIM cordially invites and encourages everyone to
join him in celebrating the Triple Jubilee marking the 50th Anniversary
of the Western American Diocese (1863-2013), The Edict of Milan
(313-2013), and 150 years of Nikola Tesla's birth.
These three anniversaries will be the main theme of the 17th Annual
Diocesan Days Gathering which will be held in conjunction with the
Annual Diocesan Assembly on Labor Day weekend, Friday, August 30th
through September 1st, 2013, at the Saint Steven's Serbian Orthodox
Cathedral in Alhambra, California.
Guest Speakers will give talks centered on the Triple Jubilee. Church
services will include Vespers on Friday and Saturday evenings with the
Divine Liturgy on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Social events will
include live music, dancing, folklore performances, a Serbian Picnic,
and many fun activities for children and young adults.
This holiday weekend event will be hosted by the Saint Steven's
Cathedral and several other Parishes. More details will be available in
the coming months. Make your hotel and transportation arrangements
early! We look forward to seeing you at Diocesan Days 2013 as we
celebrate this Triple Jubilee!