Date: Friday, May 19th on the civil calendar [May 6th on Church Calendar]
Address: 325 Mead Mountain Road, Woodstock, N.Y. 12498 [For additional directions, please contact the Abbey of the Holy Name at 1-973-838-8795, or Fr. Deacon John [vicar and administrator at Holy Transfiguration Western Rite Orthodox Church] at (845) 750-9303]
Place: Holy Transfiguration Western Rite Orthodox Church, Woodstock, NY
Time and Schedule: Solemn Reception of the Bishop at 9:30 AM; Terce [Third Hour] follows immediately, then Pontifical Rite Holy Mass for St. John celebrated by Metropolitan John, followed by Sext [Sixth Hour]. Services are expected to end shortly after noon time. Ninth Hour and Vespers will be celebrated with clergy at the Church around 5pm that evening.
Other Events: A short dinner after Mass. Talks and recorded interviews about the building project; a tour around the grounds. Meeting between the town supervisor and clergy later that day about the project.
Visitors welcome. All Metropolia clergy and laity are invited to attend.