On Friday, August 19, the Great Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA celebrated the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City. His Grace was co-served by the cathedral clergy. 

At the end of the Divine Liturgy, Bishop John delivered a sermon dedicated to the feast, followed by the blessing of the first-fruits of the new harvest.