Torrential rains threaten Sitka’s historic Archangel Michael Cathedral

Stika, AK

OCA- 21/8/15 For two weeks, Archpriest Michael Boyle and the faithful of Saint Michael the Archangel Cathedral here have been praying for relief from the torrential rains that have pounded the region and flooded the historic structure’s basement. “While the cathedral, which stands in the middle of the downtown district, has been spared from mudslides, it has ...

Funeral of Father Michael Robson of the British Orthodox Church

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The British Orthodox Church - November 2014 The funeral of Father Michael Robson took place on 3 November following the celebration of the Divine Liturgy in the chapel of Morden College, Blackheath, where he had lived and died. Abba Seraphim was the celebrant, assisted by Father Peter Farrington (who delivered the homily) and Subdeacons Michael Kennedy, ...

The 120th anniversary of the birth of Metropolitan Victor (Svyatin)

The Chinese Orthodox Church English translation by Katherine Ilachinski - 7/2/14 In the July issue of the newspaper "Kuban Orthodox voice" was posted material by Elizabeth Sergeevny Dyachenko, dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the birth of Metropolitan Victor (Svyatin), Chief of the 20th Orthodox Mission in China. In late May, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, ...