Western American Diocese
Western American Diocese
The Annual Saint Herman's West Youth Conference is slated in Los Angeles from December 26th to 30th, 2019 - 10/17/19

Theme: "Conforming the Will of Man to the Will of God." Lectures, panal discussions, community service, tacos, beach volleyball, and more...

Registration: $299.00 by mail, $310.00 online.

Registration details at: wadyouth.wordpress.com


Icon-painting contest to mark the 100th anniversary of the Russian Church Abroad - 09/28/19

The Fall Pastoral Retreat is to be Held at the Saint Paisius Monastery in Safford, Arizona from October 21-23, 2019 - 09/19/19

The Fall Pastoral Retreat of the clergy of the Western American Diocese is to be held at the Saint Paisius Monastery in Safford, Arizona from October 21-23.

This  is the first time that a pastoral retreat of the Diocese will be held at the monastery and this gives the clergy an opportunity to become acquainted with this holy place.

The program will include worship at the Divine Services (at times with the chanting led by the nuns of the monastery), liturgical practice, lectures and a round-table discussion. The retreat will conclude on the Feast Day of the Holy Fathers of Optina (October 23) with the solomn performance of the "Rite of Consecration of the Temple" of the monastery. His Eminence Archbishop Kyrill will be presiding. 

Diocesan Chancellery


Western American Diocese

598 -- 15th Ave.

San Francisco, CA 94118


Diocesan Chancellery Administrator: Bishop Theodosy 

Chancellery Office Manager: Natalia I. Ermakova-Mizenina


Office hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30 am to 2:30 pm

Telephone: (415) 387-8757

FAX: (628) 256-2922 

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