Monthly Archives: October 2010

New CD of Old Rite Divine Liturgy in traditional Znamenny Chant


This CD of traditional Znamenny Chant is a wonderful resource for Choir Directors, and those interested in the ancient Russian Tradition.  Striking is the similarity to the Chants of Mt Athos, strong, masculine, austere, and fervent.  Reminiscent of a Byzantine … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary Celebration at St Anne’s Nov 13 and 14 in Corvallis


per St Anne’s website: His Beatitude, Metropolitan JONAH, First Hierarch of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA), will lead the 20th Anniversary celebrations of the founding of St. Anne Orthodox Church, here in Corvallis, on Saturday and Sunday, November 13 … Continue reading

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Pls. note that the Music Workshop date has changed see below.


I have been notified that the Orthodox Liturgical Music Workshop date has been changed from Nov 13 to Nov 27th.  I apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.  A large Mea Culpa to all.   Details and updates as … Continue reading

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Orthodox Liturgical Music Workshop Nov 27th, in Portland has been cancelled :(


I will bless the Lord at all times: His praise shall continually be in my mouth. Ps.33 Dear singers! We thank all of you, who registered for our choral workshop, and apologize, that we are unable to proceed this year due … Continue reading

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1st Friday Night Suppers in Vancouver, BC


I think I may definitely have to move to Vancouver… Per the website: Don’t miss our Friday Night Ukrainian Suppers (Perogy Night in Vancouver) held on the first Friday of the month from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at our Centre … Continue reading

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St George Fall Halfi Nov 13, 7pm


FALL HAFLI –The St. George Fall Hafli with Fadi Hanani will take place on Saturday, Nov. 13, 7pm. Tickets ($40 each) are available from Tony or Rana Faris at today’s coffee hour. For more information contact Tony 503-914-9470 or Rana … Continue reading

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Russian Orthodox Services Live and Online!


This historic Parish is now live streaming all of its Liturgical Services.  Just remember there is a wee time difference between the NW and Pennsylvania. Welcome to the St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Cathedral Liturgical Services of St. John’s … Continue reading

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St Seraphims in Boise to have two day Harvest Festival Oct 29 & 30th


The weather is getting colder and Russian food sounds tastier everyday! per the website: Please come join us for a delicious lunch or dinner of homemade Russian food Friday October 29th from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday October 30th … Continue reading

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St Martin the Merciful in Corvallis Feast Day this Mon. Oct 25th


St Martin the Merciful in Corvallis is having their Feast Day this Monday Oct 25th.  Vigil Sunday 5:30 Monday Liturgy 08:30 For information contact: St. Martin the Merciful Church 925 NW Camellia Drive Corvallis, Oregon (see adress for mail below) (541) … Continue reading

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Women’s Retreat-Oct 22 & 23 at St John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, Beaverton Oregon


For more info click below: St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church

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Eugene Newspaper article about local Deacon from Sept 5, 2010


From the website of St John the Wonderworker Parish in Eugene, Oregon. Click to read article:   (pdfs of article: RGDD1, RGDD2) St. John’s in Eugene and Deacon Daniel Mackay from The Register Guard – September 5, 2010 to see a slide … Continue reading

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Cappella Romana to perform Nov 6th Portland and Nov 7th Seattle


I just attended the Walla Walla concert it was an inspirational and beautiful Performance of Byzantine chant,  not to be missed-Editor. per the website: Cappella Romana Sat., Nov 6 (Portland); Sun., Nov 7 (Seattle) The Bodiless Powers: Angelic Song in … Continue reading

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Have you ever fancied yourself a great, I mean a Greek cook?


Have you ever fancied yourself a great, I mean a Greek cook?  Well now you can be both!  St John the Baptist in Post Falls Idaho is holding Greek and Lebanese cooking classes in November.   Avlogomeno, Date and Nut … Continue reading

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Greek Festival in Vancouver BC, 1 day left Oct 17th!


Perhaps the last Greek fest for the year in the Northwest.  Subscribe to find out when all of them will be next year!  Opa! Come celebrate with us our 33rd Annual Greek Food Festival with great music, great food and … Continue reading

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Perogies, Varenyky oh my!


Did you know St John the Baptist Ukranian Orthodox Church in Portland sells Ukranian food every Saturday from 11-2pm.  I’m stocking up next time I’m in Portland.  Pass the Sour Creme por favor!    Spasiba! per the website: St. John … Continue reading

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Retreat with Fr Demetrios Carellas Saturday Nov 6th


The Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. John The Honorable Forerunner, with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan +GERASIMOS of San Francisco, would like to announce : A Saturday Retreat for ALL with Fr. Demetrios Carellas: Saturday, November 6, 2010 Fr. Demetrios will … Continue reading

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Greek Festival in Corvallis Oct 16th and 17th


The 7th annual Greek Food Fest will be held Saturday, October 16 and Sunday, October 17, 2010. The site of the festival will once again be here at the Lewisburg Grange Hall, home of St. Anne Orthodox Church. The hours … Continue reading

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Cappella Romana at Maryhill Museum Nov 5


Cappella Romana to perform at Maryhill Museum.  Good news for those who live in the area.  Maryhill Museum is beautifully located overlooking the Columbia River.  It is an impressive building with an interesting history.  They also have artifacts from Queen … Continue reading

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Cappella Romana to perform Nov 4 in Walla Walla at Whitman Univ.


Cappella Romana to perform in Walla Walla, Washington.  This is a rare treat for Eastern Washington.   Updated information can also be found at: saintsilouan.org Per the Whitman University Website: Nov. 4: Cappella Romana – “The Bodiless Powers” Home Events … Continue reading

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Welcome to Orthodox Northwest!


Feast of the Protection of the Mother of God Welcome to Orthodox Northwest! A blog/bulletin board dedicated to events, places and people of interest to Orthodox Christians living in the Northwest.   It will include festivals, special services, occasional interviews, … Continue reading

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