The Synodal Cathedral Choir Will Honor the Memory of Alexander Grechaninoff

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 anniversary ...

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

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 consecrated ...

The Visit of the Head of the Romanov Dynasty to America

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 invited ...

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

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 natural disasters. ...

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

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 Russian ...

Celebrations in honour of Archbishop Joasaph in Quebec

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 of ...

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

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 ...