Academic Conference on the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad to be Held in November 2021

OCP News Service - 19/7/21 Belgrade-Serbia: An academic conference titled 'Links between Times: Conclusions and Perspectives - On the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad' will be organized by the Archive of the Serbian Orthodox Church and the Historical Studies Wing of the Russian Church Abroad from the 22nd of November 2021 to the 25th of ...

A regular session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Church Abroad is held

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 12/3/21 On Tuesday, March 9, 2021, the feast of the 1st and 2nd Finding of the Head of St John the Forerunner of the Lord, a regular session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside ...

Holy Trinity Cathedral Parish Publishing a Series of Lectures on the History of the Russian Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 3/3/21 Holy Trinity Cathedral parish in Toronto, Canada, making special pastoral efforts during the pandemic and overcoming various quarantine limitations via the internet, has posted its first Russian-language lectures as part of a series on YouTube. This series marks the ...

An International Online Conference is Held to Mark the 100th Anniversary of the Russian Church Abroad in the Holy Land

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 03/02/21 On Thursday, January 28, 2021, on the eve of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the translation of the relics of the Alapaevsk Martyrs to Russian Gethsemane, the first international online conference, titled “The Holy Land and ...

Conference on the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad to Take Place in Serbia

OCP News Service - 19/01/21 A Conference on the  "Links between Times: Conclusions and Perspectives. On the Centennial of the Russian Church Abroad" will take place in Serbia on November 22–26, 2021.  For more details, please visit ROCOR Studies Portal Source: OCP News Service

Nativity Epistle of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 5/1/21 Your Graces, brother-archpastors, reverend fathers, beloved brothers and sisters in the Lord! GREETINGS ON THE NATIVITY OF CHRIST! By God’s ineffable goodness, we enter once more into the joyous days of the great feasts of Christ’s Nativity and Theophany. I ...

The First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad leads divine services for St Herman’s Youth Conference of the Eastern American Diocese

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 29/12/2020 Despite the quarantine measures in place due to the Coronavirus pandemic, work with youth in the Eastern American Diocese is continuing wherever possible. For many years, the Diocese has hosted the traditional St. Herman Youth Conference on the ...

The Russian Ecclesiastical Mission of the Russian Church Abroad marks its 100th anniversary under the omophorion of the Supreme Ecclesiastical Administration abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 20/12/2020 On Sunday, November 29, 2020, Jerusalem celebrated the 100th anniversary of the acceptance of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem under the omophorion of the “Supreme Ecclesiastical Administration Abroad” (later reorganized into the Synod of Bishops of the ...

Statement from the Chancery of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Church Abroad on the televised report on Archangel Michael Church in Cannes

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 9/12/2020 The broadcast report by Vesti Nedeli on the Rossiya1 channel on 30 November 2020, (https://vesti7.ru/article/2491964/episode/29-11-2020/), dedicated to the Russian Church of Archangel Michael in Cannes, France, involved a broad circle of officials and individuals, many historical facts and ...

BISHOP NICHOLAS OF MANHATTAN: “GOD HELPED US SPREAD THE ORTHODOX FAITH THROUGHOUT THE WORLD”

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 15/11/2020 Interview with Dmitry Zlodorev The Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) marks its 100th anniversary this month. Her path began with the last of the ships departing the coast of Crimea, carrying aboard them White Russia, and together ...

A New Book is Published to Mark the 100th Anniversary of the Russian Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia  - 28/9/2020 A new Russian-language art-history book titled The Golden Age of Orthodox Church-building in Germany (1806-1913) has been published, containing 360 pages and approximately 600 colour photographs. It can be ordered by contacting: bestellung@hiobmon.org sobor.de/images/stories/pdf/kniga_Zolotoj_Vek_ru.pdf Source:

Divine Services during Bright Week by the Chief of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem of the Russian Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 1/5/2020 Holy Pascha this year was celebrated by the nuns of the Convent of St Mary Magdalene, Equal-to-the-Apostles, in the absence of pilgrims and regular worshipers, attended only by a few volunteers who had the good fortune of finding ...

The Synodal Liturgical Music Commission announces the 27th North-American conference of the Russian Church Abroad

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 31/8/18 The Synodal Liturgical Music Commission is inviting deacons, choir directors and singers to the 27th annual North American Conference of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia. The event will be held on October 3-7, 2018, at the ...

ARCHBISHOP EVGENY OF VEREY ELECTED HEAD OF ESTONIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH

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Orthochristian.com - 30/5/18 Meeting in an extraordinary session today in Tallinn’s St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, the Holy Synod of the Estonian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate elected His Eminence Archbishop Evgeny of Verey to the primatial see, reports the site of the Estonian Church. Abp. Evgeny has served as a vicar of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill, Chairman of ...

METROPOLITAN HILARION LEADS PATRONAL FEAST OF ST. GEORGE CHURCH

Eastern American Diocese- ROCOR - 11/5/18 On Saturday the 5th and Sunday the 6th of May, the feast of the Holy Great-Martyr, Trophy-Bearer, and Wonderworker George, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern American & New York paid an archpastoral visit to St. George Kuban Cossack Church in Howell, NJ, to lead the divine services for the parish’s patronal feast ...

The Russian diaspora prayerfully marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of the Tsar-Emancipator

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 4/5/18 On April 29-30, 2018, pannikhida services were performed in many cities of Russia and the Russian diaspora in memory of Emperor Alexander II, the Tsar-Emancipator, who was born 200 years ago. In St Petersburg, the international committee “200 Years of ...

Holy Trinity Monastery prayerfully marks the 10th anniversary of the repose of Metropolitan Laurus of blessed memory

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 25/3/18 On Friday, March 16, 2018, the 10th anniversary of the death of Metropolitan Laurus of blessed memory, His Grace Bishop Nicholas prayed during morning services at the cathedral of Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, then officiated at the ...

A new standard over the crypt of Princess Alice Battenberg is consecrated

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 8/3/18 On February 10, 2018, Cheesefare Saturday, following a funerary Liturgy at the "Royal" Church of Gethsemane Convent in Jerusalem, a new standard was consecrated. It was donated by His Highness Prince Charles of Wales to be placed over the ...

METROPOLITAN HILARION LEADS PATRONAL FEAST OF HOLY NEW MARTYRS & CONFESSORS OF RUSSIA CHURCH

Eastern American Diocese of Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia - February 2018 On Sunday, February 4, the feast of the New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, visited Holy New Martyrs Church in Brooklyn to lead the patronal feast day. At ...

Looking Toward Unity: How the Russian Church Abroad Viewed the Patriarchate of Moscow, 1927-2007

Deacon Andrei Psarev - ROCOR Studies- 28/1/18 362In 1920 the Russian refugee bishops established the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR), also known as the Russian Church Abroad. In 1927 this church renounced subordination to the Church in Russia (also known as the Moscow Patriarchate). On May 17, 2007, representatives of both churches concelebrated Divine ...

Nativity Epistle of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 7/1/18 Beloved in the Lord Brethren Archpastors, Honorable Fathers,  Brothers and Sisters, God-Beloved Flock of the Russian Church Abroad: It is with a feeling of the greatest joy that I express my heartfelt greetings on the Nativity of our Lord Jesus ...