St. Herman of Alaska
Wonderworker of All America


Hierarchs and Clergy celebrating the Services of Canonization of St. Herman of Alaska

At the Vigil of canonization, Saturday night at 7 p. m., His Beatitude, Metropolitan Ireney presided with His Eminence, Archbishop Paul of Fin- land; His Eminence, Metropolitan Andrew of Bulgaria; their Eminences, Archbishops John of Chicago and Kiprian of Philadelphia; their Graces, Bishops Theodosius of Sitka, Joasaf of Edmonton and Dmitri of Berkeley. The hierarchs were assisted by the Reverend Protodeacons Innocent Williams and Nicholas Polyansky.

The following priests served at this Vigil: the Right Reverend Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann; the Right Reverend Mitred Archpriest Nicholas Veiglais; the Very Reverend John Mason; the Very Reverend John Karataeff; the Very Reverend Joseph Kreta; the Reverend John Psinka; the Reverend John Sochka; the Reverend Nikita Komarnitsky; the Reverend George Glad- ky; the Reverend George Afonsky; the Reverend Ishmael Gromoff; the Reverend Michael Koblosh.

At the early Holy Liturgy, served at 7 a. m. Sunday at the grave of St. Herman in the center of the Church, His Grace, Theodosius, Bishop of Sitka presided with their Graces, Bishops Joasaf of Edmonton and Dmitri of Berkeley. The Reverend Deacon Michael Johnson assisted them.

The following priests served at this Liturgy: the Very Reverend Prokopy Povarnitsin; the Very Reverend Sergius Glagolev; the Very Reverend Sergius Kuharsky; the Very Reverend Daniel Hubiak; the Reverend Nicholas Solak; the Reverend Nicholas Harris; the Reverend Theodore Fryntzko; the Reverend David Black; the Reverend David Horniak; the Reverend Vladimir Lecko; the Reverend Boris Geeza; the Reverend Michael Irvin; the Reverend Hieromonk Sebastian Gyza.

At the second Holy Liturgy, served at 10 a.m. in the altar, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Ireney presided with His Eminence, Archbishop Paul of Finland; His Eminence, Metropolitan Andrew of Bulgaria; their Eminences Archbishops John of Chicago and Kiprian of Philadelphia. They were assisted by the Reverend Protodeacons Innocent Williams and Nicholas Polyansky.

The following priests served at this Holy Liturgy: the Right Reverend Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann; the Right Reverend Mitred Archpriest Nicholas Vieglais; the Right Reverend Mitred Archpriest Paul Jeromsky; the Very Reverend John Nehrebeeki; the Very Reverend Vladimir Borichevsky; the Very Reverend Sergius Garklavs; the Reverend Macarius Targonsky; the Reverend Michael Oskolkoff; the Reverend John Kuchta; the Reverend Simeon Oskolkoff.