Monthly Archives: January 2011

Fr Daniel Byantoro from Indonesia to speak in Bozeman, Mt. Feb. 11th


Thanks to Orthodox Montana for the update:     “St. Anthony the Great Orthodox Church in Bozeman and the Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF) Group at Montana State University, Bozeman would like extend an  invitation to join us for a retreat with Fr Daniel … Continue reading

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Talk on Dostoevsky at St John’s in Eugene, Oregon-Wed the 26th


Per the website of St John the Wonderworker Serbian Orthodox Church, Eugene Oregon. Wednesday the 26th, there will be a talk, here at St. Johns, on DOSTOEVSKY, Part 1, by Julia Nemirovskaya (from the University of Oregon),  at   7:00 p.m. Recommended reading before the … Continue reading

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Theophany on Willamette River, Oregon-Brrr!


  St John the Wonder Worker Parish in  Eugene, Oregon celebrates Theophany “Our Theophany service was on Wednesday morning, January 19th, at 7 a.m. After Matins and Liturgy, we had a blessed and hearty group go down to the edge … Continue reading

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Nativity Photos from Mulino, Oregon & update on upcoming Feast Day


The above photos are courtesy of the Holy New Martyrs of Russia Church in Mulino, Oregon.  A beautiful Russian style log built Church nestled in the trees not far from Portland.  It is the first parish dedicated to the Russian … Continue reading

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2 Bishops 2 visit 2 different parishes


His Grace, Archbishop Kyrill will visit St Seraphim’s in Boise the 15th and 16th of January.  Vigil Sat at 5pm and Divine Liturgy and greeting of Bishop Sunday the 16th at 09:30.   (sorry about the short notice I just … Continue reading

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Antiochian Sacred Music Conference on the West Coast-Jan 20-23


FYI for all those who use Byzantine tones, there is a Sacred Music Conference in Santa Barbara.  Please click on links for more info.  ( while not a NW event it is something that can be useful to many in … Continue reading

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MALANKA – 2011/ МАЛАНКА -Jan 15, 2011 in Surrey, BC


Another Malanka party, doesn’t it make you wish you lived in BC?  This one is hosted by St Mary’s Ukrainian Parish in Surrey, BC.  They also feature a last Friday night of the month Perogie dinner and frozen Ukrainian delectables (Borsch, … Continue reading

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Northwest Charity needs your help to host Ukrainian children affected by Chernobyl


This Post is a sticky due to its importance there are plenty of new posts below! Two Northwest Parishes St Spiridon’s and St Catherine’s have  teamed up to host children from the affected Chernobyl region for a respite in the … Continue reading

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Malanka here in WA, Jan 22nd, its not too late to bring in the New Year Right!


Is it true there are only 2 kinds of people in the world Ukrainians and those who want to be?  It is when the music starts. Info courtesy of the Ukrainian American Club of Washington.

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Христос раждается! Славите! Christus Natus est! Gaudete! Χριστὸς γεννᾶται! δοξάσατε!


Go tell it on the mountain!  Jesus Christ is Born!   Nativity Eve last year while camping in a Yurt just before services at St Innocent Rogue River, Oregon.

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St. Nicholas Cathedral in Seattle Marks it’s 75th Anniversary / Свято-Николаевский собор в Сиэтле отметил свое 75-летие


Photos courtesy of Mr. Sergei Kalfov and the Western Diocese of Rocor.   http://www.wadiocese.com Per diocesan website: St. Nicholas Cathedral in Seattle Marks it’s 75th Anniversary [December 21, 2010] The St. Nicholas Cathedral parish in Seattle was founded in 1932. … Continue reading

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