posted Aug 3, 2013, 12:08 PM by Yulia Russiyanova
St. John of San Francisco Orthodox Academy is proud to announce that a former Grammar School teacher, Mr. Edward Henderson, has been ordained a Deacon in the Orthodox Church of America by His Eminence Bishop Benjamin.

God Willing, Fr. Dcn. Edward will be ordained to the priesthood on Thursday, August 29th, 2013, at Christ the Savior OCA Church (Anza Street, SF). All students, families, and staff of St. John’s Academy are encouraged to attend. Fr. Edward will serve his 40 days at various Bay Area churches, including a number at our home parish, Holy Virgin Cathedral.

Fr. Dcn. Edward is currently assigned to serve at St. John the Baptist Church in Berkeley, and will continue to serve there after his ordination. May he be worthy!