On Saturday, May 12 the Metropolis of Boston hosted the Metropolis level Oratorical Festival at its headquarters. 20 young people from throughout the Metropolis participated in the festival, offering the homilies that they had prepared on this year's topics. His Eminence was very happy to greet the participants and their families. In his closing remarks His Eminence noted that his spiritual batteries were full after hearing the inspiring presentations of each youth.