BISHOP MARK (FORSBERG) REPOSES IN THE LORD

Orthochristian.com - 1/12/18 +Memory Eternal+ Miami, Florida, January 8, 2018 Funeral services for His Grace, Bishop Mark [Forsberg], 83, Former Bishop of Boston, will be celebrated at Christ the Saviour Cathedral, 16601 NW 77 Court, Miami Lakes, FL on Thursday and Friday, January 11-12, 2018. Bishop Mark fell asleep in the Lord on Monday, January 8. Visitation at the cathedral will ...

Schmemann Lecture & D.Min. Commencement

Father Alexander Schmemann

SVOTS - 3/1/18 The 35th Annual Father Alexander Schmemann lecture (30th January 2018) will focus on the centenary anniversary of the enthronement of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow. Dr. Scott Kenworthy, seminary alumnus (M.A. ’96) and associate professor of Comparative Religion at Miami University, Ohio, will be our guest lecturer. The title of his address is: “St. Tikhon of ...

A Big City and a Church Built by Little People

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 18/11/17 There were seven little people, and ironically, the family name of one couple, Ivan and Pelageya, was Velikanov, from the Russian word for “giant.” Today, at the entrance to St Vladimir Church, there is a plaque memorializing these little ...

ISIS Attack Assyrian District in Syria, Five Killed

Three Assyrians killed by ISIS attacks in al-Wusta district of Qamishle, Syria. From left to right: George Lahdo, Karim Simon and Toma Khosho. ( AINA)

22/5/16 (AINA) -- An attack by ISIS in the al-Wusta district of Qamishle, Syria killed at least five persons, three of them Assyrians, and injured more than a dozen. This is the third time al-Wusta, inhabited almost exclusively by Assyrians, has been attacked (AINA 2016-01-24). Related: Attacks on Assyrians in Syria ISIS terrorist stormed the area near Miami ...

Assyrian Restaurants Bombed in Qamishli – Syria

One of the three Assyrian restaurant in Qamishli, Syria which were bombed.

31/12/15 Qamishli, Syria (AINA) -- Three explosions targeted Assyrian businesses in Qamishli, Syria today. The first was at the Miami restaurant and the second at the Gabriel restaurant, both owned by Assyrians. The restaurants are in an Assyrian neighborhood and commercial district in the center of the city. The explosions at Miami and Gabriel restaurants occurred ...

CONSECRATION OF THE LARGEST ORTHODOX CHURCH ON THE SOUTHEAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES TAKES PLACE IN MIAMI

On December 12, the solemn opening and consecration of a new Church of St Matrona of Moscow took place in Miami, Florida, USA. Metropolitan Hilarion of East America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, officiated at the service in concelebration of hierarchs and clergymen from various countries. Hundreds of people ...