Alhambra, CA - On Tuesday, November 28th, His Grace, Bishop Maxim and the St. Steven's Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of the Western American Diocese hosted this very special Pan-Orthodox Gathering in Commemoration of the 2,000th Anniversary of the Birth of St. Paul.
The days events began with the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at 10am. The hierarchs, clergy and faithful from around the South California area attended and participated in this special event. We were honored to have as the Homilist and Guest Speaker the Very Rev. Fr. Paul Nadim Tarazi, ThD.
Following the Holy Liturgy, approximately 300 guests enjoyed hors d'ouvres and resfreshments while they listened to the presentation about St. Paul given by Fr. Paul Tarazi. Following the lecture, our Hierarchs, together with the clergy and their wives, enjoyed a special luncheon followed by a brief meeting.