On Saturday, June 18, at the invitation of Metropolitan Joachim of Helenopolis, Bishops Theodosius and Nicholas served at the Tomb of the Most Holy Theotokos in the Garden of Gethsemane.
The bishops were accompanied by the head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission, Archimandrite Roman (Krassovsky).
After the Liturgy, Vl. Joachim invited the bishops for coffee and then showed the cave church of the Holy Twelfth Apostles, which was painted in 1983 by the famous Russian iconographer, Archimandrite Cyprian (Pyzhov).
Tags: Archim. Roman (Krassovsky), Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, pilgrimage, ROCOR