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11th Annual Western American Diocese Lenten Retreat

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Holy Virgin Cathedral

6210 Geary Boulevard

San Francisco, CA 94121

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Seeking Paradise with Archpriest John Whiteford & Archpriest Peter Heers, D Th

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"Seeking Paradise" is the theme of the the XI Annual Lenten Retreat at Holy Virgin Cathedral which is featuring two internationally known keynote speakers who will share their knowledge and experience on the spiritual life with participants.

Archpriest John Whiteford: "The Importance of Reading the Bible in Christian Life”

Archpriest Peter Heers, D Th: "Becoming an Initiate into the Continuation of the Incarnation: The Lives of the Saints as Daily Spiritual Sustenance"

ARCHPRIEST JOHN WHITEFORD: Fr. John Whiteford is the pastor of St. Jonah Orthodox Church (ROCOR) in Spring, Texas. He is the author of Sola Scriptura: An Orthodox Analysis of the Cornerstone of Reformation Theology, published by Conciliar Press, and the general editor of the St. Innocent Liturgical Calendar.

ARCHPRIEST PETER HEERS DPh: Fr. Peter Heers is the Headmaster of Three Hierarchs Academy in Florence, Arizona. Fr. Peter is the author of The Missionary Origins of Modern Ecumenism: Milestones Leading up to 1920, as well as The Ecclesiological Renovation of the Second Vatican Council: An Orthodox Examination of Rome’s Ecumenical Theology Regarding Baptism and the Church, which was released in November of 2015 and is also available in Greek.

Schedule of the XI Annual Lenten Retreat at Holy Virgin Cathedral

Seeking Paradise

7:30-9:45 AM Hours and Divine Liturgy (in English)

9:45 AM Registration opens

10:00-10:30 AM Breakfast

10:30-11:30 AM Session I: Archpriest John Whiteford

Topic: “The Importance of Reading the Bible in Christian Life”

11:30-12:00 PM Q & A with Archpriest John Whiteford

12:00-1:30 PM Lunch

1:30-2:30 Session II: Archpriest Peter Heers

Topic: "Becoming an Initiate into the Continuation of the Incarnation: The Lives of the Saints as Daily Spiritual Sustenance"

2:30-3:00 PM Q & A Archpriest Peter Heers

3:00 - 4:00 PM Informal fellowship

4:00-5:00 PM Tour of Holy Virgin Cathedral

5:00 PM Vespers (in English)

Sponsored by the Western American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) and Holy Virgin Cathedral.

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