Whether you are just curious about us or are searching for a new spiritual home, we welcome you as Christ, and invite you to join us soon at the Second Street Cathedral of the Holy Virgin Protection and Chapel of St Innocent of Irkutsk, one of the main places of Orthodox worship in New York City.
We are a welcoming and friendly community with a great diversity of people, young and old, native New Yorkers, university students, transplants, and immigrants united by our common faith in Jesus Christ. We believe that we experience God’s love and sustaining presence in our lives in the world, and strive to share that good news with all that we meet. more ...
Saturday, August 20 Hieromartyr Alexander Hotovitsky, 1st Pastor of our Cathedral Community Ordination to Reader of Alexander Nelson 9:30 am Hierarchal Divine Liturgy 5:30 pm Great Vespers
Sunday, August 21 9:00 am Hours & Divine Liturgy
Saturday, August 27 5:30 pm Vigil Service
Sunday, August 28 9:00 am Hours & Divine Liturgy
Monday, August 29 Beheading of the Forerunner and Baptist John 8:00 am Divine Liturgy
The Cathedral is open one hour before service times. *Confessions are heard after divine services on Thursday and Saturday evenings, and until 9:20am on Sundays. *Memorial Prayers (panikhida) for the departed are offered on Saturdays at 5:15pm upon request made in advance. Contact: email@example.com