Feast Day of St John of San Francisco Monastery 2017

To view images of Saint John of San Francisco Orthodox Monastery's feast day honoring their patron, Saint John of San Francisco, please click here.

For more photos, please see below.

Also, please see the related articles: Clergy Conference 2017, Visit of Metropolitan Photios of Demetrias to the US 2017, and Meeting of the Eparchial Synod, June, 2017.

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