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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

Universal Exaltation of the Cross and the Rise of Islam 2014


The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-giving Cross.     This sites focus is limited to events in the NW that may be of interest to Orthodox Christians.  However world events of late cannot be ignored.  Our fellow Christians … Continue reading

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“Modern Heresies and the Orthodox Reply” Lectures at St John the Baptist in Beaverton, OR Oct 2, 9 & 16, 2014


Apodosis of the Nativity of the Theotokos St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church presents:

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Greek Festival at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Portland, Oregon Oct 3-5, 2014


AfterFeast of the Nativity of the Theotokos Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Portland, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral | map   Just click the image above to get lots more info!!!  OPA! Here is a photoreport of the 2013 Festival … Continue reading

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Young Adults and Older Teens to Gather at Prophet Elijah Mission Sept 26th, 2014 Ellensburg, WA


Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington is starting a new young adult, ages 16-24ish, gathering for all “local” parishes.   This is a new endeavour, that they hope they can repeat regularly and eventually rotate parishes.  What a great idea! … Continue reading

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19th Annual Greek Open to Benefit Agia Sophia Academy- Sept 22nd, 2014 Portland, Oregon


Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)  Presents:    

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A Joyous Dormition Feast to All! 2014


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. SELECTED VERSES FROM THE LAMENTATIONS AT THE BIER OF THE MOTHER OF GOD First Stasis Tone 5 1. In a grave they laid Thee / O my Life … Continue reading

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Festivlul Romanesc Sfanta Maria Biserica is having their Romanian Festival Aug 30-31, 2014


Dormition Fast A Joyous Fast to All! Sfanta Maria in Portland, Oregon (FB) is having their Festival.  They have a FB dedicated to the Festival in English with pictures of the dancers, costumes and the tavern!  Noroc! This year, our community is honored to participate … Continue reading

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“The Fall of Constantinople” Performed by Cappella Romana Seattle Aug 29 Seattle Portland Aug 30th, 2014


Dormition Fast A Joyous Fast to All! Cappella Romana is performing:   The Fall of Constantinople Cappella Romana, just before its European tour Hear Ancient Byzantine Chanting from the cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Constantinople c. 1453. The program also … 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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“Born to Hate Reborn to Love” Upcoming Talks with Klaus Kenneth and Dr Christopher Veniamin Seattle Area Aug 26, 27,28, and Sept 4 -5th Eugene, Oregon 2014


Dormition Fast – A Joyous Fast to All! Update with additional upcoming lectures.   See Mt Thabor publishers for more info: Tuesday August 26th Washington Orthodox Clergy Association Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church (GOA) 19421 Ashworth Ave N, Shoreline, Washington 98133 … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Visit of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God to St Nicholas Cathedral 2014


The “Kursk Root Icon visited St Nicholas Cathedral (FB) in Seattle, Washington  August 2014:   Many Thanks to Mr Kalfov for sharing.  Many more pictures can be found on the Parishes FB page.

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St Nicholas’ Garden Has a Few Fall 2014 Openings for Homeschooling Orthodox Families in Milwaukie, Oregon


St. Nicholas’ Garden   is back again for another great year of fun and growth for homeschooled families of all faiths in need of Language Arts Support.  We teach reading, writing, spelling and thinking using the Riggs Method with lots of … Continue reading

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Upcoming Greek Festivals in Washington State Fall 2014


  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:    News from the Museum    August, 2014 With summer drawing to a close, there are four Greek festivals around the state that will take place in the next few months.  Here is the … Continue reading

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Holy Transfiguration 2014 A Joyous Feast to All!


The Holy Transfiguration of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ (Second “Feast of the Saviour” in August). Thou wast transfigured on the mountain, O Christ God,/ Who didst show Thy glory unto Thy disciples as far as they could … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Various Youth working, Cupola Raising, Our Lady of Czestochowa,


Dormition  Fast.  Holy Seven Youths (the “Seven Sleepers”) of Ephesus: Maximilian, Jamblicus, Martinian, John, Dionysius, Exacustodian (Constantine) and Antoninus (250 & 5th c.). New Hieromartyr Cosmas of Aitolia, Equal to the Apostles (1779) (Greek). St Martin the Merciful Russian Orthodox Church … Continue reading

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“Expanding the Greek Legacy A Historical Odyssey” University of Washinton Exhibit Aug 18-Oct 6, 2014


Dormition Fast   The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:   EXPANDING THE GREEK LEGACY; A Historical Odyssey August 18-October 6, 2014 University of Washington – Seattle Suzzallo Allen Library Lobby, ground floor Allen North Hours: http://www.lib.washington.edu/about/hours/suzzallo This exhibit recognizes the distinguished … Continue reading

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Two Orthodox Liturgical Music Conferences Approaching in October , 2014 Plan Now!


Forefeast of the Procession of the Precious and Life-giving Cross of the Lord. There are two Orthodox Liturgical singing seminars coming up so make your plans early.  The first listed will be held in the NW and the singing will … Continue reading

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Christ in the Wilderness Retreat at Suttle Lake Oct 3-5, 2014 Plan Now!


Christ in the Wilderness Program presents a retreat in the wilderness with Fr Athanasius Shaw of Annunciation Parish in Portland. Christ in the Wilderness registration.

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Study Modern Greek Online with the University of Washington State Fall 2014


  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:       University of Washington  Modern Greek Classes – Fall of 2014 From: Loryn Paxton <lpaxton@uw.edu> Subject: Modern Greek Language opportunity Here’s a great new opportunity for anyone who wants to learn … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot St Gebriel Annual Celebration 2014


  Saint Gebriel Ethiopian Church (FB) in Seattle, Washington, celebrated St Gebriel July 27, 2014 with joy!

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