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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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——-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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“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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Ecumenical Patriarchate commends Alexander Lingas of Cappella Romana


XB! A letter of commendation from His All-Holiness +BARTHOLOMEW Ecumenical Patriarch and of Constantinople and New Rome.For the work “A Time for Life” by Robert Kyr in concert this May 2 and 3 to Alexander Lingas of Artistic Director Cappella Romana (FB): Χρόνια Πολλά! … Continue reading

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Christ is Risen! Χριστός Ανέστη! Hristos a înviat! Христос Воскресе! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց! !المسيح قام! حقا قام ! ქრისტე აღსდგა! Christus Resurrexit! 2014


Wishing all a Joyous Pascha and  Brightweek 2014!  Christ is Risen!  Truly He is Risen!!! Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς Ανέστη! Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Christus Resurrexit! Vere Resurrexit! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն … Continue reading

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Glory to thy Long Suffering O Lord! Holy Friday 2014 AD


Glory to Thy Long Suffering O Lord!   Today He who hung the earth upon the waters is hung upon the Cross. He who is King of the angels is arrayed in a crown of thorns. He who wraps the … Continue reading

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A Joyous Annunciation to All! 2014


A Joyous Feast To All!  The Annunciation of Our Most Holy Lady, the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. Gabriel the Archangel was sent from heaven to announce to the Virgin the glad tidings of her conceiving; and coming to Nazareth he pondered in … Continue reading

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Fundraiser for Movie Father About St Sava (првог играног филма о СВЕТОМ САВИ и СИМЕОНУ НЕМАЊИ) at St Michaels in Burnaby, BC March 28, 2014


 A Joyous Fast to All!   Драги наши, Светосавска Омладинска Организација Косовски Завет (Ванкувер) вас срдачно позива на донаторско вече за филм „ОТАЦ‟. Сврха овог дешавања је да вас све обавестимо и да уједнo овом приликом помогнемо овај јако значајан пројекат … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Philip has Reposed in the Lord: May his Memory be Eternal!


Metropolitan Philip has reposed in the Lord.  May His memory be eternal!  My condolences to the faithful of the Antiochan Archdiocese and to all Orthodox Christians in North America.  “Let us pray also for the repose of the souls of the … Continue reading

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A Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2014


Καλή Σαρακοστή ! The lenten spring has come!    the light of repentance; Let us, brothers, cleanse ourselves from all evil,    crying out to the Giver of Light: Glory to Thee, O Lover of man… Let us begin the time … Continue reading

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast Live From the NW’s Own Holy New Martyrs of Russia Mulino, Oregon


Sviatki. Fast-free  Forefeast of the Theophany. Holy New Martyrs in Mulino, OR/Русская Православная Церковь Приход святых новомучеников Российских  (FB) Новый проект: прямая трансляция из храма ВНИМАНИЕ! Объявляем новый проект: прямая трансляция из храма. Подключиться к прямой трансляции можно здесь: http://dropc.am/p/mulino01 Проект находится в стадии … Continue reading

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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him! 2014


The Nativity according to the Flesh of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ.  Sviatki. Fast-free-till the Theophany Eve!   The Adoration of the Magi: Melchior, Caspar, and Balthasar. Commemoration of the shepherds in Bethlehem who were watching their flocks and came to see … Continue reading

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Thank you to all the readers and contributers to OrthodoxNorthwest! Here is the 2013 in review


The Eve of the Nativity of Christ (Rozhdestvenskyi Sochelnik). Nun-martyr Eugenia of Rome, and with her Martyrs Philip her father, Protus, Hyacinth (Jacinth), Basilla, and Claudia (262).    The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog Thank … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot New Bell for St Spiridon Cathedral, Dec 2013


Nativity Fast Sunday Snapshot:  St Spiridon’s Cathedral (FB) in Seattle, Washington has a new bell. May it always ring out the Good News over Seattle. A brief article  “New bell rings in reminder of Lake Union’s past” was in the Seattle Sketcher … Continue reading

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Wishing all on the New Calendar a Joyous Nativity Season 2013! And a Joyous Feast of St Herman of Alaska to All on the Traditional Calendar!


Wishing all on the Gregorian Calendar a Joyous Christmas and Nativity Season!  And a “Merry St Hermanmass” to all on the traditional Calendar.  (Merry St Hermanmass is a phrase I have heard in jest at our Parish and yet it … Continue reading

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NW loss is Louisiana’s Gain! An Article About a Mission Started by a Former NW Priest and His Family


A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! Priest Fr Matthew and his family formerly of the Northwest and the parish of St Silouan’s in Walla Walla moved to start a mission.  Now he is the Priest of St John the Theologian Mission … Continue reading

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Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 6/19th 2013


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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Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Missoula, Montana has a New Webpage!


Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Missoula, Montana has a New Webpage!  They also have an active Facebook page with daily inspirational quotes.

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Latest Scientific Research Indicates Fasting 2 Days a Week Reduces Risk of Alzheimers and other Diseases


Afterfeast of the Entry of the Theotokos into the Temple St. Alexander Nevsky (in schema Alexis), grand prince of Novgorod (1263). Fasting can help protect against brain diseases, scientists say - theGuardian The latest scientific research indicates that fasting up two days a week … Continue reading

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


 Holy Prophet Daniel (600 B.C.) and the Three Holy Youths: Ananias, Azarias, and Misael.  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 … Continue reading

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