Holy Trinity Cathedral in San Francisco hosted its annual Advent Retreat on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Archpriest John Takahashi spoke on "San Francisco and Tokyo in 19th Century Orthodox Christianity.” Parishioners from across the Bay Area attended two talks by Fr. John on the intricate connections in the stories of the missionary work and cathedrals of Tokyo and San Francisco.
Archpriest John Takahashi has served as a priest in Japan and the United States for 46 years. He has been the Dean of Holy Trinity Cathedral since 2006.
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