Cruise to Orthodox Alaska
A cruise and conference at sea will be held September 6-13, 2014. The event, with the blessing and presence of His Eminence, Archbishop Benjamin of San Francisco and the West, and the support of Bishop-elect David (Mahaffey) of the historic diocese of Alaska, will involve exploration of Juneau, Sitka, Glacier Bay, and other sites on the Holland America Westerdam. Conference participants will have the opportunity to attend a wide variety of daily lectures, services, and workshops offered by Archpriest Michael Oleksa, a recognized authority on Alaskan history and spirituality, and Priest Laurent Cleenewerck, Rector of Saint Innocent Church in Eureka, CA, who is also an academic and author. Only 100 slots are available for this event, and registrations are accepted now on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Detailed information, including rates and agenda, may be found at www.orthodoxcruises.com.