On Tuesday, June 11, the feast of Holy Hierarch Luke of Crimea and the Icon of the Mother of God "Surety of Sinners," Metropolitan Agathangel of Odessa & Izmail celebrated Divine Liturgy in the eponymous church in Odessa. Concelebrating with His Eminence were Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan and local clergy.
After the Eucharistic Canon, a diaconal ordination was performed.
Upon conclusion of Liturgy, a procession was held around the church.
Odessa, Ukraine: Feast of Our Lady "Surety of Sinners" - 06/11/19