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Epistle of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, On the 150th Anniversary of the Consecration of Elevation of the Holy Cross Cathedral in Geneva

September 26, 2017 Featured
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 26/9/17 From the Editors: On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, the feast day of the Elevation of the Holy Cross of the Lord, the 150th anniversary of the cathedral in Geneva dedicated to that holiday will be celebrated. EPISTLE […]

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Photo-Report on Feast-Day Celebrations at St John the Baptist Cathedral in the Nation’s Capital

September 14, 2017 Featured
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 14/9/17 On Sunday, September 10, 2017, the eve of the feast day of St John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside […]

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MONUMENT TO 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF MP-ROCOR REUNION CONSECRATED AT CHRIST THE SAVIOR CATHEDRAL

June 22, 2017 Featured
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  Photo: Patriarchia.ru   Pravoslavie.ru – 21/6/17 After serving the Divine Liturgy at Christ the Savior Cathedral on Sunday, June 18, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia consecrated the new monument “Reunification,” dedicated to the signing of the Act of Canonical Communion between the Moscow Patriarchate and the Russian Orthodox Church Outside […]

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St John the Russian Parish in Ipswich, MA, Hosts a Missionary Event Drawing 300 People (Photo-Report)

December 31, 2016 News

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 31/12/16 With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, the Orthodox Church of St John the Russian in Ipswich, MA, hosted its […]

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Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan Celebrates Divine Liturgy at the First-Hierarchal Church in Brighton Beach, NY

December 27, 2016 News

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 27/12/16 On Saturday, December 24, 2016, the feast day of St Daniel the Stylite, His Grace Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy at the Church of the Icon of the Mother of god “Inexhaustible Cup” at the […]

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Mitred Protopriest Peter Burlakov Reposes in the Lord

July 11, 2016 Featured News

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia- July 2016 Memory Eternal  On Wednesday, July 6, 2016, the feast day of the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God, Mitred Protopriest Peter Burlakov reposed in the Lord. He was a long-time cleric of the Mid-American Diocese, serving […]

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Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York Sends Namesday Greetings to His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

May 25, 2016 Featured News
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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia- May 2016 To His Holiness Patriarch KIRILL of Moscow and All-Russia Your Holiness: CHRIST IS RISEN! I congratulate Your Holiness on your namesday in unity of faith and in united spirit of love, and, glorifying together with you the […]

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On 8th Anniversary of Metropolitan Laurus’ Repose, Eastern American Diocese celebrates Memory of Former First Hierarch

March 21, 2016 Featured News

Eastern American Diocese (ROCOR) – March 2016 Clean Wednesday, March 16, marked the eighth anniversary of the sudden repose of His Eminence Laurus, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad. Having participated in all of the divine services on the first week of Great Lent, the 80-year-old Metropolitan peacefully […]

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A Book of Sermons and Articles by Metropolitan Philaret (Voznesensky) of Blessed Memory is published in Serbia

November 28, 2015 Featured News

ROCOR- November 2015 A Serbian-language book on the sermons and articles of Metropolitan Philaret (Voznesensky) of blessed memory was just published by the Rukumija Monastery of the Serbian Orthodox Church with the title “A Voice Crying Out in the Wilderness.” This year marks the 30th anniversary of the repose of the First Hierarch of the […]

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Paschal Epistle of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York – First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad

April 11, 2015 Featured News

April 2015 Most Reverend Archpastors and brethren, most honored fathers and concelebrants, monastics, beloved brethren and sisters in Christ, parishioners and worshippers of our Church scattered throughout the whole world: Christ is Risen! Truly, these age-old holy words which we exchanged with one another at the time of the Pascha of the Lord resonate with […]

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Christmas Epistle of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York – First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad

January 5, 2015 Featured News

January 2015 – ROCOR Most Reverend fellow archpastors, most honorable fathers–concelebrants, reverent diaconate in Christ, beloved in the Lord monastics, laboring in our monasteries; brothers and sisters, faithful children of the Russian Church Abroad, spread as God’s grains of wheat across the face of the entire earth! From the depth of my heart, filled with […]

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30th Anniversary of the Episcopal Consecration of the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad held at the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady “of the Sign”

December 12, 2014 Featured News

On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, the feast day of the Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God “of the Sign” and the 30th anniversary of his episcopal consecration, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, celebrated Divine Liturgy at the Synodal Cathedral […]

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A Regular Session of the Synod of Bishops is Convening at the Residence of the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad

December 11, 2014 News

ROCOR – December 2014 On Tuesday, December 9, 2014 , the feast day of St Innokenty of Irkutsk, following Divine Liturgy at St Sergius Chapel at the Synodal Residence in New York, a regular session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia commenced. This meeting coincides with the celebration […]

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The Synodal Cathedral Choir Will Honor the Memory of Alexander Grechaninoff

October 24, 2014 Featured News

ROCOR – October 2014 Buy tickets here: With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, the Synodal Cathedral Choir will perform a concert of the liturgical and lay music of composer Alexander Tikhonovich Grechaninoff. The event marks the 150th […]

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Commemorative Book to be Printed in Honor of 30th Anniversary of Episcopal Consecration of Russian Church Abroad’s First Hierarch

July 31, 2014 Featured News

ROCOR- July 2014 2014 marks the 30th anniversary of the episcopal consecration of His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad and Ruling Bishop of the Eastern American Diocese. On the feast day of the Protectress of the Russian Diaspora, December 10, 1984, Archimandrite Hilarion was […]

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The Visit of the Head of the Romanov Dynasty to America

December 24, 2013 Featured News

December 2013 On December 9-14, 2013, Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna made a visit to the United States of America on the occasion of the 400 th anniversary of the end of the Time of Troubles, the reestablishment of the Russian Sovereignty and the founding of the Romanov Dynasty. Her Imperial Highness was […]

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An Appeal from Metropolitan Hilarion to all of the Faithful of the Eastern American Diocese in connection with Hurricane Sandy

October 30, 2012 Featured News

30/10/2012 Reverend fathers, dear in the Lord brothers and sisters, As hurricane Sandy approaches the East Coast of the USA, many of the parishes in our diocese lay in its direct course. I call upon all of the faithful of the Eastern American Diocese to unite in prayer for the deliverance of our land from […]

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The First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad thanks all who helped organize the 12th All-Diaspora Russian Orthodox Youth Conference

July 30, 2011 News

21/7/2011 From the Editors: Below is a letter from His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, addressed to GS Poltavchenko, Plenipotentiary Representative of the President in the Central Federal Region. Similar letters were also sent to Protopriest Michael Boikov, President of the […]

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Celebrations in honour of Archbishop Joasaph in Quebec

October 31, 2010 News

Russian Church Outside Russia October 15th through 17th, 2010, in the parishes of the Canadian Diocese that are situated in the province of Quebec, and first of all in St. Nicholas Cathedral in Montreal, celebrations of the 80th anniversary of the consecration to the episcopate of Archbishop Joasaph (Skorodoumov), who is justly called the enlightener […]

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His Beatitude Metropolitan Jonah, visited the First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

April 11, 2009 News

On April 9, 2009, His Beatitude Metropolitan Jonah, Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, visited the First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia at his residence in New York. After praying before the Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God in the Synodal Cathedral, His Beatitude gave His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion […]

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