The Cathedral welcomes the new Consul General of Greece to San Francisco, Ambassador Antonios Sgouropoulos, and his family. In the City barely a week, the new Consul General and his family were luncheon guests of Metropolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco.
Afterwards, they toured the new Cathedral under construction. Shown above, with His Eminence, are, left to right, Tamara Jovanovic Sgouropoulos, wife of the Consul General, and their twin children, Jelena and Dimitri. On August 15, the Feast of the Dormition, the new Consul General participated in the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral and attended a luncheon following, sponsored by the Cathedral Ladies Philopothcos. His Excellency addressed the congregation, expressing his joy over his new assignment, as well as his looking forward to the completion of the new Cathedral. His previous assignments include Tampa, Florida and New York City. Καλώς ωρίσατε. Welcome!