Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, for the Nativity of Christ, 2011

To the Very Reverend and Reverend Clergy, Monastics, and Faithful of The Orthodox Church in America Dearly beloved in the Lord, Christ is Born! I greet you with the love, joy and hope that is so graciously granted to us with the Incarnation of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Today, we celebrate the “Winter Pascha,” proclaiming that God ...

Metropolitan JONAH of All America and Canada recently visited the St. Petersburg Theological Academy

On the morning of Wednesday, 29 April 2009, His Beatitude, Metropolitan JONAH of All America and Canada, together with a delegation from the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), arrived via train from Moscow to St.Petersburg, at the Moscow Railway Station. Guests were greeted by His Grace,Bishop MARKELL of Petergoff and Head of the Protocol Department ...

Metropolitan JONAH of All America and Canada arrives in Russia for his first official Primatial visit to the Russian Orthodox Church

Metropolitan JONAH of All America and Canada arrives in Russia for his first official Primatial visit to the Russian Orthodox ChurchOn Bright Saturday, April 25, 2009, His Beatitude, the Most Blessed Metropolitan JONAH of All America and Canada arrived at Moscow’s Sheremetovo International Airport where he was met by His Eminence, Archbishop HILARION of Volokolamsk ...

Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah at the beginning of Great Lent 2009

Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand! To the Very Reverend and Reverend Clergy, Monasticsand Faithful of the Orthodox Church in America Dearly Beloved in the Lord: Christ is in our midst! Our Church has gone through a tragic and bitter episode in her history. Many souls suffered shipwreck, demoralized by the sins ...