Holy Resurrection Parish Feast Day Celebrated in Lebanon

Church of Serbia - 29/4/17 We are grateful to God for this blessed day, when we celebrated once again our 101st Annual Church Patronal Feast Day Celebration (Slava). It was a special event not just for our Parishioners, who worked very hard to make this day a success, but for all our guests who came to join ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery announces 113th Memorial Day Pilgrimage schedule

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SOUTH CANAAN, PA [STM Communications] - April 2017 The community of Saint Tikhon’s Monastery and Seminary extends a cordial invitation to all faithful to attend the 113th Annual Pilgrimage Memorial Day weekend, May 26-29, 2017. “We are very glad to be able to offer the blessing of the monastery and her founder, Saint Tikhon of Moscow, to all ...

Sunday of Orthodoxy Central Concelebration

Church of Serbia - March 2017 The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America - New York, March 5th 2017 His Eminence, Geron Archbishop Demetrios (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America-Ecumenical Patriarchate), Chairman of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America invited hierarchs of the Assemblyto concelebrate at the ...

FIRST ORTHODOX CHURCH IN NORTHERN CONGO OPENED

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Pravoslavie.ru - 8/2/17 On Sunday, February 5 His Grace Bp. Panteleimon of Congo-Brazzaville and Gabon celebrated the consecration of the newly-built Church of St. John the Baptist-St. Nicholas in Impfondo, a town in the north eastern Republic of the Congo with a population of around 20,000. The church is the first in northern Congo, reports Romfea. The parish ...

Bulgarian Diocese concludes 53rd annual Conference

OCA-BURTON, MI [Bulgarian Diocese Communications] - July 2016 His Grace, Bishop Alexander chaired the 53rd annual Diocesan Conference of the Orthodox Church in America’s Bulgarian Diocese at Saint Nicholas Church here June 25-26, 2016. Two days earlier, on June 23, a Diocesan Clergy Convocation opened with the celebration of Vespers for the Feast of the Nativity of ...

Bishop Alexander to be enthroned in Dallas Friday- Saturday

OCA- 10/6/16 His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon and other members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America will gather at Saint Seraphim Cathedral here for the Enthronement of His Grace, Bishop Alexander as the second ruling Bishop of Dallas and the South on Friday and Saturday, June 10-11, 2016.  [See related story.] The ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery Pilgrimage 2016 (Photos)

www.sttikhonsmonastery.org - May-June 2016 Friday, May 27 Arrival of the Hawaiian Icon of the Theotokos and Vespers and Matins 2016 Pilgrimage: Friday - 05/27/16 (5 images) view slideshow > Saturday, May 28 Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, 74th STOTS commencement and evening Vigil and dinner. 2016 Pilgrimage: Saturday - 05/28/16 (21 images) view slideshow > 2016 Pilgrimage: 74th STOTS Commencement - 05/28/16 (21 images) view slideshow > Sunday, May 29 Hierarchical Divine ...

Bishop Alexander to be enthroned in Dallas June 11

DALLAS, TX [OCA] - May 2016 The Enthronement of His Grace, Bishop Alexander as the second Bishop of Dallas and the South will be celebrated at Saint Seraphim Cathedral, 4112 Throckmorton, Dallas, TX on Saturday, June 11, 2016.  [See related story.] Canonically elected by the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America during their ...

The Feast of Our Lady Queen of Los Angeles

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Church of Serbia- USA- May 2016 The Feast of Our Lady the Queen of Angels (Los Angeles) was celebrated for the second time on Bright Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the St. Steven’s Cathedral in Alhambra. The Synaxarion: "On this day, the Saturday of Bright Week, we celebrate the Synaxis of our All-holy Lady the Theotokos and ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery announces Memorial Day Pilgrimage Schedule

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] - April 2016 The community of Saint Tikhon’sMonastery and Seminary extends a cordial invitation to all faithful to attend the 112th Annual Pilgrimage May 27-30, 2016—Memorial Day weekend. “It is always a joy to welcome hierarchs, clergy and faithful from the Orthodox Church in America, other Orthodox jurisdictions and guests from near and ...

Unique Event of the Canonization of Sts. Mardarije and Sebastian

Church Serbia - United States of America - September 2015 THE CANONIZATION OF STS. MARDARIJE AND SEBASTIAN Save the Date! BISHOP'S ANNOUNCEMENT SEPTEMBER 4, 5, 6, 2015! LABOR DAY WEEKEND 19th Annual Diocesan Days Gathering The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America PRESENTS A Most Unique Event Celebrating the New American Saints Commemorating the lives of  Saints Mardarije and Sebastian, Enlighteners and ...

Canonization of Sts. Mardarije and Sebastian – SAVE THE DATE

Church of Serbia - Western America Diocese - August 2015 THE CANONIZATION OF STS. MARDARIJE AND SEBASTIAN Save the Date! BISHOP'S ANNOUNCEMENT SEPTEMBER 4, 5, 6, 2015! LABOR DAY WEEKEND 19th Annual Diocesan Days Gathering The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America PRESENTS A Most Unique Event Celebrating the New American Saints Commemorating the lives of  Saints Mardarije and Sebastian, Enlighteners and ...

Canonization of Sts. Mardarije and Sebastian to be held in September 2015

Church of Serbia - USA - July 2015 THE CANONIZATION OF STS. MARDARIJE AND SEBASTIAN Save the Date! BISHOP'S ANNOUNCEMENT SEPTEMBER 4, 5, 6, 2015! LABOR DAY WEEKEND 19th Annual Diocesan Days Gathering The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America PRESENTS A Most Unique Event Celebrating the New American Saints Commemorating the lives of  Saints Mardarije and Sebastian, Enlighteners and Apostles ...

111th Annual Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon’s Monastery opens Friday – May 22

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SOUTH CANAAN, PA [OCA] The 111th Annual Pilgrimage toSaint Tikhon’s Monastery here will open officially on Friday, May 22 at 3:30 p.m. with the greeting of the Hawaiian Myrrh Streaming Icon of the Mother of God at the entrance arch and the celebration of a Molieben, followed by Vespers and Matins, in the Monastery Church of ...

Pan-Orthodox Liturgy and Memorial Service in Commemoration of the beginning of WWI

Eastern Orthodox Churches - July 2014 Orthodoxy in Melbourne under the aegis of the Episcopal Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops in Oceania commemorated the beginning of the First World War in the "Axion Estin" ("It is Truly Meet") Greek Orthodox Monastery in Melbourne on Saturday, 19 July 2014 with the celebration of a Pan-Orthodox Hierarchical Divine ...

A look at deacons in the Orthodox tradition

Deacon Greg Kandra - 25/11/13 This popped up in my Facebook feed and I thought it worth sharing here. It offers another view of the diaconate, from another tradition: The Deacon is the third and lowest degree of the major orders of clergy in the Orthodox Church, following the bishop and the presbyter. The word deacon (in Greek ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery to host 109th annual pilgrimage

19/5/13 The 109th Memorial Day Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon's Monastery/Seminary in Waymart will begin Friday at 3:45 p.m. when Metropolitan Tikhon greets visiting hierarchs at the Monastery Archway. Metropolitan Hilarion, the first hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, will concelebrate the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy beginning at 10 a.m. on Memorial Day, May 27, at ...

Weeping Iveron Icon from Hawaii due at 108th Pilgrimage to St. Tikhon’s Monastery

23/5/2012 The Weeping Iveron Icon from Hawaii will arrive at St. Tikhon's Monastery for Memorial Day weekend for the 108th annual pilgrimage to St. Tikhon of Zadonsk Orthodox Monastery in South Canaan. This year the Sunday, May 27, pilgrimage route will follow the one used more than 100 years ago, according to organizer Protodeacon Joseph Matusiak. The myrrh-streaming ...

Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in New Britain, CT Celebrates 100 Years

UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA The simple word “century” can seem very daunting in terms of describing an historical time period. Or the word “century” can seem miniscule when compared to larger historical concepts such as American history, Ukrainian history and especially Church history. However, to combine all three of these concepts in ...