On the very day of the feast the honorable Orthodox people of Las Vegas gathered in large numbers in front of the church which is being built in the glory of God, and in memory of Saint Simeon, to welcome their Archapstor and Bishop. The Holy Hierarchical Divine Liturgy was officiated by Bishop Maxim of Western America with the concelebration of V. Rev. Stavrophor Uros Todorovic, Rev. Milan Unkovic, Protodeacon Ozren Todorovic and the bishop's deacon Vladan Radovanovic, and the participation of the faithful Serbian parishioners and faithful of other Orthodox churches.