On Monday, May 16, the feast of Venerable Theodosius of the Kiev Caves, at 2:00 PM New York time, following a lengthy illness, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, reposed in the Lord in a New York City hospital.
His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, vicar of the Eastern American Diocese, performed the "Canon of Supplication at the Parting of the Soul." His Grace was joined by Archpriest Serafim Gan and Hierodeacon Panteleimon (Jigalin). A panihida will be served in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York at 7:30 PM tonight.
Further information will be provided shortly.
Memory eternal to the newly reposed Metropolitan Hilarion!
UPDATE: Schedule of services for the departed below:
Panihidas are served every day in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign at 7:30 PM
Saturday, May 21
7:30 AM - Hierarchal Divine Liturgy
10:30 AM - Monastic Funeral Rite
Synodal Cathedral of the Sign
75 East 93rd Street, New York, NY 10128
Sunday, May 22
3:00 - Interment
Holy Trinity Monastery
1407 Robinson Road, Jordanville, NY 13407
Clergy are asked to bring their own WHITE vestments.