Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Oratorical Festival Winners

August 12, 2009 News

Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America At the 2009 Archdiocese Convention in Palm Desert, attendees were treated to the excellent speeches prepared by the diocesan oratorical festival winners. An expert panel of judges deliberated before choosing the grand prize winner for the Senior Division, Joel Schaefer. For more audio from the 2009 Oratorical Festival, please visit […]

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73 Annual Conference of OCYM

August 12, 2009 News

Indian (Malankara) Orthodox Church/Orthodox Church of the East The 73rd annual conference of the Orthodox Christian Youth Movement (in India) is decided to be held at Catholicate higher secondary school, Pothukal,Nilambur on 3rd,4th and 5th September 2009 under the auspices of Malabar Diocese. Around 800 delegates are expected to participate. We request your prayer …

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St. Nicholas Mission Celebrates First Divine Liturgy

August 12, 2009 News

The American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese MURPHY, NC St. Nicholas Orthodox Mission of Murphy, NC, our newest diocesan mission celebrated its first Divine Liturgy this morning. The newly-ordained pastor of St. Nicholas Mission, the Rev. Fr. James Blomely, was assisted by the Rev. Deacon Michael Rustick from St. John’s Church, Rahway, NJ. Much to …

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A blessing conference concluded in success

August 12, 2009 News

The Eritrean Orthodox Church- Diocese of North America The Eritrean Orthodox Church, Diocese of North America, concluded its 11th annual conference on August 2, 2009. We thank God for such a successful conference. The Biblical theme of the year was: “This is what the LORD says: “Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the […]

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FOCUS North America Extends Domestic Aid with Hundreds of Orthodox Youth Outreach Volunteers

August 12, 2009 News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 6, 2009– Kansas City, MO FOCUS North America is excited to announce the extension of its domestic outreach to the poor by receiving the highly acclaimed “Orthodox Youth Outreach” (OYO) program from the Antiochian Archdiocese Department of Youth Ministry and Teen SOYO. Added to FOCUS North America’s diverse ongoing operations […]

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The Appeal by Catholicos Patriarch of All Georgia

August 12, 2009 News

Today is a day of sorrow for Georgians, for Ossetians, for Russians, and for all those people shedding their blood in the August war last year. Therefore, we shall pray for our spiritual sons and daughters dead in the battle as well as other orthodoxies in general, Georgians, Abkhazians, Ossetians, Russians… Let me note that […]

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The Russian Church Abroad’s Commission on Dialog With the Orthodox Church in America Meets For the First Time

August 12, 2009 News

On August 4-5, 2009, the first preliminary meeting of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia’s Commission on Dialog with the Orthodox Church in America was held at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY. This commission was formed by a decision of the Synod of Bishops of ROCOR on May 5, 2009. Participating in the […]

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A Pilgrimage From the Russian Church Abroad to the Holy Sites of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church

August 12, 2009 News

With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, Archpriest Victor Potapov and Protodeacon Leonid Mickle went on a pilgrimage from July 23 to August 3, 2009, to Kiev, “second Jerusalem and mother of Russian cities.” The main purpose of our pilgrimage was to pray at holy sites in Kiev and in other cities and towns […]

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