100th Anniversary of the Repose of St. Raphael commemorated at Antiochian Cathedral

November 2015 His Eminence, Archbishop Michael of New York and New Jersey represented the Orthodox Church in America at celebration of the Divine Liturgy marking the 100th Anniversary of the repose of Saint Raphael of Brooklyn at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here on Saturday, November 7, 2015. Saint Nicholas Cathedral is the first parish community established ...

New Interactive Exhibit at Antiochian Village: “Saint Raphael, Scholar and Shepherd”

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America- October 2015 In honor of this year's One Hundredth Anniversary of the Repose of Saint Raphael of Brooklyn, the Antiochian Heritage Museum recently opened an all-new exhibit about Saint Raphael, which includes an interactive touchscreen presentation. With the support of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America, the museum partnered with Wiant Design Works in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to create the ...

The 100th Anniversary of the Repose of St. Raphael – Bishop of Brooklyn

[OCA] - 1/3/15 Pilgrims from across North America gathered at Saint Tikhon’s Monastery, South Canaan, PA May 28-29, 2000 to celebrate the glorification of the first Orthodox Christian bishop to have been consecrated on North American soil—Saint Raphael Hawaweeny. Today—February 27, 2015—marks the 100th Anniversary of Saint Raphael’s repose.  His many missionary and pastoral journeys across North ...

Bishop Nicholas Delivers Schmemann Lecture on the Ministry of St. Raphael

Bishop Nicholas offers the Schmemann Lecture at St. Vladimir

On January 30, 2015, His Grace Bishop Nicholas engaged his audience in a fascinating historical look at "The Life and Ministry of St. Raphael of Brooklyn" during the 32nd Annual Father Alexander Schmemann Memorial Lecture, held in the Metropolitan Philip Auditorium at St. Vladimir's Seminary. Metropolitan Tikhon, primate of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), ...