Georgian Orthodox Metropolitan Visits St. John's Academy

posted Dec 21, 2009, 12:46 PM by   [ updated Mar 24, 2010, 1:47 PM by ]
On Monday, October 5, the ruling hierarch of the Georgian Orthodox Church's Batumi Diocese, His Eminence Metropolitan Dimitri, together with his delegation visited Holy Virgin Cathedral in San Francisco. Metropolitan Dimitri, who is the Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II of Georgia's nephew, visited the Holy Virgin Cathedral in order to venerate the relics of St. John (Maximovitch) and to serve a Service of Intercession there. During his time at the Cathedral, Metropolitan Dimitri visited our school campus and spoke with the administration and teachers.