St. Herman Orthodox Youth Conference

St. Herman Orthodox Youth Conference



Recently 32 young people attended the annual St. Herman Youth Conference near Dallas, Texas, hosted by the ROCOR Youth Committee of the Diocese of Chicago and Mid-America.

The annual St. Herman Youth Conference drew participants from 11 states and two dioceses.



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The theme of the conference included an examination of Orthodox Christian marriage, both in theory and practice.  Speakers were Fr. Daniel Marshall, Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov and Matushka Elizaveta Temidis.

The participants took short trips to various places in the Dallas area and participated in fun camping activities.

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His Grace Bishop Peter offered a homily on the life of St. Boniface whose feast was celebrated during the event.

The final presentation was offered by Fr. Seraphim Holland who applied the lessons he has learned while conducting prison ministry, to married life.

Click here for more information and photos of the event.



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