The 2013 National Junior and Senior ACRY Convention took place in Chicago, IL the weekend of August 30 - Sept 2, 2013.
Posted photos show scenes from Day 3 - Sunday September 1, 2013
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His Grace Bishop Gregory with Host Pastor, Protopresbyter Samuel Sherry and Deacon Jonathan Bannon in the Sanctuary of St. Michael's Parish, before the start of Divine Liturgy.
Prior to the start of Divine Liturgy, Peter Sodini was tonsured as Reader and ordained Subdeacon.
His Grace, Bishop Gregory with Deacon Jonathan Bannon at the Sunday Hierarchical Divine LIturgy.
Junior ACRY members assisted the host parish cantorial singers with the responses to Divine Liturgy.
Deacon Jonathan Bannon was ordained to the Holy Priesthood following the Great Entrance.
Sub-deacon Peter Sodini was ordained to the Holy Diaconate following the Consecration of the Holy Gifts.
AXIOS! Newly Ordained Deacon Peter Sodini
Clergy who participated in the Hierarchical Liturgy.
Following brunch, Carolyn Kushner led a productive strategic planning workshop titled "The ACRY in the 21st Century"