October 12-14, 2007: His Grace, Bishop THOMAS, visits the Church of St. Philip in Souderton, Pennsylvania
His Grace, Bishop THOMAS visited St. Philip,
On Friday evening, after supper with the choir and teen counselors, His Grace went bowling with the teens.
On Saturday morning we enjoyed a "Breakfast with Bishop Thomas" for all who wished to enjoy food and conversation and questions and answers. Then our His Grace accompanied Father Boniface and Father Noah on hospital visitations.
Saturday Vespers was followed by a reception and fellowship hour. The Hierarchical Divine Liturgy Sunday morning was followed by a luncheon and parish fellowship. His Grace visited all our Sunday School classes and also visited the Teens before ever sitting down for his lunch.
Five new members of the Order of Saint Ignatius of
Perfect weather and wonderful attendance made the weekend a blessed time for all.