Fr. Gabriel and the ice cross made of Holy Water and basil.
A full Church to celebrate the Divine Liturgy.
A new catechumen being welcomed into the Church.
Everyone was sure to bundle up for the procession!
A new catechumen receiving prayers at the Litany of Catechumens
Fr. Gabriel after throwing the ice cross into the flowing river beneath six inches of ice!
The Altar Services and Faithful braving the cold temperatures to process to the river.