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Full Schedule for Enthronement Weekend Now Available

The full schedule is now available for the weekend of December 5-7 and the events of the Enthronement of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph and the visit of His Beatitude Patriarch John X, at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Brooklyn, New York. Preparations are under way and hierarchs and guests will be attending from across the world.

The following is the public schedule for the weekend:



Friday, December 5th:

6:30pm  Great Vespers with Artoklasia for the Feast of St. Nicholas 

Saturday, December 6th:

9:00am Orthros

10:00am Divine Liturgy for the Feast of St. Nicholas, Patron Saint of the Mother Cathedral

4:30pm Prayer of Thanksgiving and Enthronement of Metropolitan Joseph.

7:00pm Reception at the Brooklyn Marriott

8:00pm Gala Banquet at the Brooklyn Marriott

Sunday, December 7th:

9:15am Orthros 

10:30am Patriarchal Divine Liturgy 


While seating for the banquet will be reserved, seating in the Cathedral for the general public for all services will be on a first come-first served basis. There will be closed-circuit in the basement of the Cathedral for the overflow crowd. We plan to live stream both the enthronement and the Patriarchal Divine Liturgy via and NOURSAT who will be providing live coverage. Check back for details closer to the weekend.

Banquet tickets are $200 per guest and can be obtained by mailing a check made out to "St. Nicholas Cathedral" to the following address:

St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral
355 State Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Attn: Banquet Committee

Please clearly print the names of those attending as well as a phone number and email address if possible so we can acknowledge your reservation. You may also purchase banquet tickets with a Visa or MasterCard on the Cathedral website here. Be sure to note in the memo section the same information above. Please note that this is for banquet tickets only and not for journal ads. Deadline for banquet reservations is November 21, 2014.

Hotel information is available here.