The 2009 Archdiocese Convention began on the morning of Sunday, July 19 in Palm Desert, California. Events commenced with the celebration of orthros and Divine Liturgy, as well as a Teen SOYO leadership workshop. Divine Liturgy commemorating the Prophet Elias was celebrated on Monday morning, and Monday's schedule also contained a variety of youth activities.
The Convention will continue through Divine Liturgy on Sunday, July 26. Please check our 2009 Convention  page here on Antiochian.org for continuing updates and images. For any registration and logistical information, please click here .