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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

Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 6/19th 2014


A Joyous Feast to all!  St Nicholas guard us with your prayers! Above Image of St. Nicholas “Lipensky” (from Lipnya Church of St. Nicholas in Novgorod)  Northwest Parishes dedicated to St Nicholas: Churches dedicated to St. Nicholas in the NW … 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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Carol of the Bells and other Christmas Music with СЕРПАНОК/Serpanok and АЛХИМЕЯ/Alchymeia Saturday Dec 20, 2014 Medina, Washington


The Ukrainian Association of Washington presents Serpanok Ukrainian Chorus and Alchymeia Folk Ensemble singing Carols!  

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Handel’s Messiah with the Portland Baroque Orchestra Dec 12-15th, 2014


Choral Glory Portland Baroque Orchestra (PBO) presents:  HANDEL’S MESSIAH “For over 25 years PBO’s Messiah performances have been a Portland tradition.  Continue that tradition or start one with your family this year.  Many sections sellout over Thanksgiving weekend, so get your tickets … Continue reading

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St Nicholas is Coming Soon!!! Are You Ready? 2014


 A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! St Nicholas is fast approaching–are you ready? Looking for ideas, crafts, songs, or wish to learn more about St Nicholas and how he is celebrated around the world?  Check out the St. Nicholas Center a portal … Continue reading

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Greek Food and Grocery FundRaiser for OCMC At Assumption Parish Dec 13 -14, 2014


The Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption in Seattle will host a fundraiser for the Orthodox Christian Mission Center:  Stock up for Christmas!

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Nativity Fast Retreat (Teen Night Friday) with Fr Josiah Trenham, Dec 12-13, 2014 in Yakima, WA


Nativity Fast-A Joyous Fast to All! Holy Cross Parish in Yakima is sponsoring its annual Nativity Fast retreat.  The speaker Fr. Josiah is a college professor and Parish Priest of St Andrew’s in Riverside, California.  He is well known for … Continue reading

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Attention College Students OCF College Conference West Dec 27-30, 2014


Nativity (St Phillip’s) Fast.  A Joyous Fast to All!  Orthodox Christian Fellowship :   (FB)Presents:  Please not the NW own Abbot Tryphon of All Merciful Savior Monastery is the Keynote Speaker! Greetings in Christ!   My name is Nicholas Wacks and I’m … Continue reading

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St Sava’s is Hosting Lectures by Priest Monk Dr Milos Vesin of Libertyville, Theological School, Nov 28 -29, 2014 in Vancouver, BC


Beginning of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast 2014 Repose of St Herman of Alaska A Joyous Fast to All! СВЕТИ САВА /St Sava’s in Vancouver, BC (FB) presents:  Apologies for the late notice I just learned of this: Браћо и сестре, Срдачно … Continue reading

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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2014)


Beginning of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast 2014 Repose of St Herman of Alaska A Joyous Fast to All! A Joyous Nativity Fast to All!  Here are some NW recipe sites to help with the fast. Come and Dine the recipe … Continue reading

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St Nicholas Family Night Dec 7th, 2014 at St Johns in Post Falls, Idaho


St John the Baptist in Post Falls, Idaho is sponsoring:    

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Special One Day Retreat with Metropolitan Nikitas Dec 13, 2014 at St Sophia GOC Bellingham, WA


St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church invites you to a one-day retreat with Metropolitan Nikitas of the Patriarch Athenagoras Orthodox Institute, entitled “The Poetry of Christmas: Ecclesiastical and Secular”  Join us on Saturday December 13th, 2014 at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church located at 510 East Sunset … Continue reading

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Christmas Performance at Agia Sophia Academy in Beaverton, OR Dec 10th, 2014


Great-martyr Stephen-Urosh III of Dechani, Serbia (1331) (Serbia). and St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397). Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) warmly invites you to our Christmas program, “Building a Living Icon”, on December 10th at 6:30pm.  14485 … Continue reading

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Upcoming Youth Retreat Camp Berachah in Auburn, Washington! Register Now! Now For Feb 14-16th, 2015


Great-martyr Stephen-Urosh III of Dechani, Serbia (1331) (Serbia). And St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397). Upcoming Youth Retreat Plan nor for February! Here is an updated post.  The old post will disappear. Parents and youth, It’s that time again, … Continue reading

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LYRA Vocal Ensemble is Coming to the US in 2015 Contact Them to Perform At Your Parish A Wonderful Evangelistic Opportunity


LYRA a Musical Group based in St Petersburg is planning its US tour.  You can make arrangements for them to visit your parish or town.  What a wonderful way to help spread the faith. “Dear friends,   In May 2015, … Continue reading

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Barvinok Ukrainian Dancers Performing at Kirkland, WA Nov 30, 2014


Barvinok Ukrainian Dancers (FB) to perform

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Divine Liturgy Retreat at St John the Baptist in Beaverton, OR Nov 14-15th, 2014


St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church presents: Also, Logos Bookstore will be having its annual open house before and after the talks and during the breaks. All purchases are 20% off!

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Семинар по научному обоснованию христианской веры, 9 ноября at Holy New Martyrs of Russia Mulino, Oregon


Hat Tip to OrthodoxPortland. Holy New Martyrs in Mulino, OR/Русская Православная Церковь Приход святых новомучеников Российских  (FB)  in Mulino is hosting a seminar on reason and historical evidence behind the faith. The seminar will be in Russian and will take place on … Continue reading

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“Kisses to the Children” Film Screening A Movie About Jewish/Greek Children Sheltered by Greek Families-Nov 10th 2014 Seattle


  Presents; Kisses to the Children Film Screening Featuring a special Q&A with Director, Vassilis Loules Presented by the UW Sephardic Studies Program and the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies in cooperation with the Hellenic Studies Program at the University of … Continue reading

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Jesse Brandow Missionary to Guatemala Will Lecture at several Churches in WA and OR, November 2014


Jesse Brandow (FB) a graduate of Holy Cross and St Vladimirs will be giving a presentation on his two year missionary experience to Guatemala.  For those unaware Guatemala has had a very large number of Mayan peoples become Orthodox Christians. … Continue reading

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