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The All-Merciful Saviour Monastery on Vashon Island Marks 30 Years

December 29, 2016 Featured News

Western American Diocese – Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia – 29/12/16 On Sunday the 2nd of October, 2016, His Eminence KYRILL Archbishop of San Francisco and Western American and His Grace THEODOSY Bishop of Seattle made a pastoral visit to the All-Merciful Savior Monastery on Vashon Island, WA, to celebrate the 30th Anniversary its founding. […]

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Angels Unawares

August 6, 2015 Featured News
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August 2015 While sitting in Victoria, B.C’s, Murchie’s sidewalk cafe, back in June of 2013, with my friend Archpriest Basil Rhodes, we noticed a homeless man stop behind me. The man was staring at our food, so Father Basil asked him if he was hungry. He answered with an enthusiastic “yes”, and when Father asked what […]

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FACEBOOK THREATENS TO DELETE ACCOUNTS OF ORTHODOX CLERGY

April 18, 2015 Featured News
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Anastasios Papapostolou – April 2015 According to an Orthodox Christian monk, Facebook is threatening to delete the accounts of Orthodox clergy who refuse to change their profile names to their birth names on the social network. – See more at: Although they are known by their clergical names, Facebook has recently begun demanding religious figures on the […]

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