With the Blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph
Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America
YAM Pilgrimage to the “Man of God” Information!
Date: November 9-11
EARLY BIRD RATE: $150 (Until 10/15)
STANDARD RATE: $175 (10/16-on)
NOR CAL RATE*: $45
Registration includes bus fare and three meals (does not include hotel)
BOOK YOUR OWN ROOMS FOR SATURDAY & SUNDAY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Visit the following link for the discounted rate!
*Nor Cal participants should organize their own transportation for the weekend. Plan to join us for all group activities as well as at the hotel for Sunday evening with Sayidna (it’s about 1/2 hour south of SF). Those who wish may join us for lunch in Paso Robles on Monday as well as it's included in the Registration fee. Please note that no one can attend the events if they have not registered.
Saturday, November 9th
The bus will depart from St. Michael's in Van Nuys at 9:00 AM. Cars may be parked at the church for the whole weekend, but we encourage carpooling! Brunch will be served on the bus for all passengers. Once we arrive at the hotel, we'll check-in and after settling in, we'll head up to SF for Vespers. After Vespers, dinner will be provided and we will have the opportunity to spend time with Sayidna and any Bay area young adults joining us.
Sunday, November 10th
We will attend Divine Liturgy at the main Cathedral "Joy of All Who Sorrow", and then venerate the relics of St. John and visit the underground chapel. Lunch will not be provided, so be sure to bring cash or card to pay for your meal. After lunch, we'll visit the old Russian Cathedral, venerate and pray beneath the miraculous mantle of St. John, visit the orphanage and home of St. John, take our group photo at Twin Peaks, attend Vespers and then head back to the hotel. In the evening, we'll have another opportunity to spend time with Sayidna at the hotel.
Monday, November 11th
We will depart the hotel at 10:00 AM and head to a vineyard/winery in Paso Robles. We'll enjoy lunch and spend a few hours in the vineyard and with Sayidna before we head home. Young Adults from the Nor Cal group are welcome to join us! The lunch is included in the registration fee, but if you’d like wine, you will have to purchase that. We'll depart the winery at 4:00 PM in order to be at St. Michael’s by 7:00 PM.
REMEMBER TO BOOK YOUR ROOM FOR SATURDAY (11/9) AND SUNDAY (11/10) HERE: