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About editorOrthodoxNorthwest

Orthodox Christian with 2 children, a wife, a life of bills and occasional fishing, not enough hiking etc... Editor of OrthodoxNorthwest which I hope benefits readers in the NW. I do post Romanian, Greek and Slavic info but I cannot read any of them - hey, I am an American. Would appreciate hearing from readers of the blog. Χριστός Ανέστη! (Anthony) editorOrthodoxNorthwest@gmail.com

NW Priest Preparing for Mission to the Philippines-You Can Help!


Great-martyr Marina (Margaret) of Antioch in Pisidia (4th c.) ““By Divine Providence, the diaspora emerged in order that the light of Orthodoxy would shine throughout the world.” — St John of Shanghai and San Francisco Sixty years ago, Saint John … Continue reading

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Interview On AFR about Doxacon Seattle – Where Faith and Truth meets Science Fiction and Fantasy Aug 2014, Plan Now!


Bobby Maddex interviews Fr. David Subu and Daniel Silver about an upcoming event called Doxacon, which may very well be the first Orthodox conference on science fiction and fantasy. Here is the recent interview on Ancient Faith Radio: Where Faith & Truth … Continue reading

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Miraculous Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God to visit NW Parishes August 2014!


The “Kursk Root Icon will visit several parishes in the NW.  Below is an article and amended schedule from the Western American Diocese of ROCOR.  The full schedule is avail on website. The “Kursk-Root” Icon Visits Parishes of the Western … Continue reading

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Holy Hand of St Anna from Mt Athos at St Joachim and Anna Parish, Seattle thru July 26, 2014


Biserica Ortodoxă Română Sfinţii Părinţi Ioachim şi Ana/ The parish of St Joachim and Anna in Seattle invites you to pray with them thru the intercession of St Anne.  Donations will be accepted for the Skete of St Anne on … Continue reading

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“Orthodoxy in America Pilgrimage” with Fr Seraphim of St Nicholas Tacoma Oct, 2014 Plan Now!


Orthodoxy in America Pilgrimage with Fr. Seraphim!  Plan Now. Fr Seraphim Majmudar, pastor of St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Tacoma, Washington, will be leading this pilgrimage.   frseraphimm@gmail.com Orthodoxy in America Pilgrimage pdf

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New edition of Spiritual Spring/Весна духовная Dedicated to St John of SF Get Your Copy Now!


Holy Royal Martyrs of Russia: Tsar Nicholas II, Tsarit-sa Alexandra, Crown Prince Alexis, and Grand-duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia, and those martyred with them (1918). Spiritual Spring (FB) the journal of the Western American Diocese of ROCOR is a a great … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: CONCERT IZVORUL at Biserica Ortodoxa Sfanta Maria Romanian Orthodox


Biserica Ortodoxa Sfanta Maria (FB) in Portland, Oregon  hosted a concert prior to Pascha this year.  OrtodoxPortland posted a video of the event:  Enjoy the Romanian singing is lovely!      

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Sunday Snapshot Portland Mariam Annual Celebration – June 28th, 2014


Eve of the Synaxis of the Holy, Glorious and All-praised Twelve Apostles: Saint Gebriel Ethiopian Church (FB) in Seattle, Washington, featured a Mariam celebration in Portland, Oregon on June 28th, 2014.  I apologize for not letting you know ahead of time.  I was … Continue reading

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——-Old Posts Below Upcoming Events Above——-


Just a page Break to let you know that below this post are old posts all things above are upcoming events.  Please spread the word to your friends about Orthodox Northwest, and if you learn of an event here and … Continue reading

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Opa! Greek Festival at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Missoula, Montana July 12, 2014


Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Missoula, Montana (FB) is having their Greek Festival!  

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“Πρώτη φορά νονός / First Time Godfather” Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland July 12th, 2014


  Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) and Holy Trinity Cathedral      Portland, Oregon (FB). present:  

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KLIROS Auditions, Sunday, July 6, 2014 at St Nicholas in Portland, OR


Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland! KLIROS  (FB), Portland’s semi-professional mixed chorus specializing in Orthodox liturgical music, will host auditions for new singers Sunday, July 6 at 6pm, St. Nicholas Church, (FB) 2210 SW Dolph Court, Portland, Oregon. Singers should be adept at … Continue reading

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NW Greek Open Golf Tourney-Seattle, July 18th, 2014


NW Greek Open Golf Tournament – July 18    The 2014  St. Demetrios “NW Greek Open 2014″ golf tournament will be at Redmond Ridge Golf Course on Friday July 18, 2014.  greekopenflyer2014   The charities benefiting from this event will be: The Boyer Children’s Clinic is a non-profit therapy and … Continue reading

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“A Cold Age” A Reflection by Fr Farley of St Hermans in Surrey, BC


“A Cold Age.” is a reflection recently ran on the OCA website written by the NW own Fr Farley of St Herman of Alaska Parish in Surrey, BC.  Fr Farley is a busy Priest here is an excerpt from the … Continue reading

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Oregon Bach Festival-Sacred Music Performing June-July, 2014


Apostles Fast Oregon Bach Festival presents Sacred Music: Tickets (use coupon code “Sacred”)

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Two Icon Workshops with Deacon Matthew Garrett Coming Up in Montana: August 11-15th, and Sept 1-5 2014


Two Icon Workshops with the NW’s own  Deacon Matthew Garrett are coming up in Montana: Eureka poster 2014 The August Workshop at St Nicholas of South Canaan, in Billings Montana. was posted earlier in the year so here is a reminder:  Billings-poster-2014 From a Previous … Continue reading

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From Ocean to Ocean Pilgrimage In Defense of Human Life Bringing a Copy of the “Black Madonna Icon to Kirkland Wa July 9-10th


AfterFeast of Pentecost St. Macrina, grandmother of St. Basil the Great (4th c.) The From Ocean to Ocean Pilgrimage In Defense of Human Life brings “a replica of the  world-famous “Black Madonna” icon (also known as Our Lady of Czestochowa) … Continue reading

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St John the Forerunner Monastery will be Celebrating their Feast Day June 23 – 24th, 2014


Day of the Holy Spirit St John the Forerunner Monastery in Goldendale, Washington is celebrating their Feast Day all are invited.  If you have never visited the Monastery, I recommend it.  The kindness, faith and prayerfulness of the Sisterhood never … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Ordination to the Holy Priesthood at St Silouan’s Walla Walla WA, June 1st, 2014


Joyous Pentecost to All! Deacon Silouan was ordained to the Priesthood at St Silouan Orthodox Church in Walla Walla, Washington by Abp. Kyrill on Sunday June 1, 2014 / May 19, 2014 Seventh Sunday of Pascha: The Fathers of the First Ecumenical … Continue reading

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A Joyous Pentecost to All! 2014


A Joyous Pentecost and Spirit Week to All!   Pentecost, Troparion, Tone VIII — Blessed art Thou, Christ our God, Who didst make the fishermen wise by sending down upon them the Holy Spirit, and through them didst draw the … Continue reading

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