On Saturday, October 6, 2007, members of St. Govan, an Order of Saint Vincent (O.S.V.) Chapter, and other acolytes from St. David’s Episcopal Church, Lansing, Mi. made their first visit to the National Acolyte Festival at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C. It was also the acolytes’ first visit to the National Cathedral and to Washington D.C. The chapter warden is Francis L. Jacobs. Francis is a life member and webmaster to the O.S.V. Francis is also St. David’s Verger. The chaplain for the weekend was St. David’s Youth Minister, Deacon Andrew Downs.

The preceding article was submitted by Francis L. Jacobs