Met. Joseph Enthronement Weekend

On December 5-7, 2014, His Emminence Met. Joseph will be enthroned as the Metropolitant of the Antiochian Archdiocese of America in Brooklyn, New York.

From the Antiochian Archdiocese:

Patriarch John X and Metropolitan Joseph

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the events related to the Enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph will take place during the weekend of December 5 through 7, 2014, at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York. The actual enthronement will take place in conjunction with Vespers on Saturday, December 6.

We will be greatly blessed by the presence of His Beatitude John X, Patriarch of Antioch and All the East, who will preside during this weekend.

Friday, December 5th:

Great Vespers with Artoklasia in the evening for the Feast of St. Nicholas 

Saturday, December 6th:

Orthros and Divine Liturgy in the morning for the Feast of St. Nicholas, Patron Saint of the Mother Cathedral

Great Vespers and Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph in the evening followed by a gala banquet at the Brooklyn Marriott Hotel.

Sunday, December 7th:

Orthros and Patriarchal Divine Liturgy in the morning

Complete information, including travel arrangements, can be found on the Antiochian Archdiocese website.