UK Diocese Visit of Bishop Irenei 11th-22nd May 2017 Programme
Thursday, 11th: Bishop Irenei arrives in LHR 11.00 a.m.
Arrival, rest in London at Cathedral Parish House; visits with individuals.
Friday, 12th: Simple Liturgy in London Cathedral. Visits with individuals from the London parish. 6.15 p.m.: Akathist before the Hawaii icon (arrives today); evening services.
Saturday 13th: Travel to St Albans in the morning; Diocesan Pilgrimage Liturgy. Bishop arrival just prior to Liturgy or vesting Approx 09: 45 -11:30 then breakfast / lunch . Moleben 12:45 in the shrine with the relics of St Alban. (with the icon)
After Pilgrimage: Travel to Colchester. 5.30 p.m.: All-Night Vigil in Colchester. (with the icon)
Sunday 14th: 10.30 a.m.: Hierarchical Divine Liturgy in Colchester, with a tonsure (Timothy Phillips) at the Sixth Hour and priestly ordination (Fr Dcn Spasimir) during Liturgy. (with the icon)
Leave by car for Clacton-on-Sea after services and meal. 3.00 p.m. (approx.): Moleben at Clacton-on-Sea.(with the icon)
return to Felixstowe. (probably with the icon)
Monday 15th: Visits to Dunwich and Iken and Norwich. Bury St Edmunds,
.Visit to Mettingham 7:00 p.m. Akathist with the icon
Tuesday 16th: Travel to Wallasey. Akathist 18:15 Concert of Russian Music at St Elisabeth Parish, Wallasey; (with the icon)
Wednesday 17th: Visits in the North or journey to Cardiff or journey to Oxford in Fr Pauls car and on to London Evening TBD. (icon in Cardiff)
Thursday 18th: TBD (icon in Cheltenham)
Friday 19th: visit to Oxford, Pan Orthodox Service 18:00. Supper at Fr Stephen Platts Travel back to London. (with the icon)
Saturday 20th: Divine Liturgy, with ordination to the Diaconate of Sergey Mironenko. (icon at Ennismore Gardens)
Visit Russian Church School Youth activity with Serbian/ROCOR Youth Group in Ladbroke Grove. Possible visit to Archbishop Gregorios (with the icon?)
5.00 p.m.: All-Night Vigil at the London Cathedral. (with the icon)
Sunday 21st: 9.45 a.m.: Greeting and Vesting; Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral, with ordination to the priesthood of Fr Sergey Mironeko. (with the icon)
Monday 22nd: Moleben and prayers for travel (Harvard Rd) (with the icon)
Depart from Heathrow T5 (must be at airport by 11.30).