Dn. Innocent Neal Ordained by Archbishop Mark at St. Tikhon’s
Dn. Innocent Neal was Ordained to the Holy Priesthood on June 9, Feast of Ascension at St Tikhon's Monastery Church by Archbishop Mark, Archbishop of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania. In the photo from left to right (back row) are the V. Rev. Fr. Stephen Vernak; the V. Rev. Fr. Timothy Hojnicki; Fr. Peter Henry and Archimandrite, Abbot Sergius; in the front row are Fr Innocent and Matushka Melanie and their children; Archbishop Mark; Fr Innocent's mother and other family members. Fr. Timothy, Fr Stephen and Fr. Peter were classmates of Fr Innocent. We are most grateful to Fr. Sergius, the monastics, the wonderful choir and parishioners for hosting the service and the warm reception following the Divine Liturgy.