On Saturday, April 22, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy on Bright Saturday in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.

After the Prayer before the Ambo, Bishop John read aloud the Prayer for the Breaking of the Artos. Bishop John then delivered a sermon and congratulated the faithful on the continual celebration of the Resurrection of Christ.