2015 Festivals to Commemorate Anniversary of St. Raphael’s Repose

Antiochian Orthodox Church in USA - 20/8/14 The 2015 Oratorical Conference theme for the Antiochian Archdiocese has been announced as the "100th Anniversary of the Falling Asleep of Saint Raphael." Bishop Raphael (Hawaweeny), much beloved by the American Syrian community he served during the early years of Orthodoxy on the North American continent, reposed in 1915 ...