Friday, October 7, 2016, 6:00 PM
October 7, 2016
Monsignor James Root
Cathedral of Our Lady of Lebanon
113 Remsen Street
The Commemoration will begin with a Divine Liturgy at 6:00 PM in the Cathedral of Our Lady of Lebanon, 113 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY. Dinner will follow at 8:00 PM at the New York Marriott at Brooklyn Bridge, 333 Adams Street, Brooklyn, NY.
Archbishop Francis M. Zayek first came to the United States appointed by Servant of God, Pope Paul VI in 1966. The Pope created a mission diocese, called an “Exarchate”, and in 1971 created the Eparchy. Now the Maronite Church in America consists of two Eparchies and over 80 parishes.