Tag Archives: Russian Orthodox

Fr Sergei Sveshnikov Has 3 New Books On Prayer and Fasting Available as Kindle Editions!


XB! Fr Sergei has two more books, these are available on Kindle.  Enjoy!  (Of course the titles are not as eye catching as his last book) Prayer: A Personal Conversation with God? What is prayer and why we pray AVAILABLE … 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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Attention! Youth in the NW; The 7th Annual St. Herman Youth Conference will be in Mulino, OR Dec 23-26th 2013


Nativity Fast For all the youth ages 15-25 in the NW especially those on the traditional Church Calendar.  There will be the 7th Annual St Herman’s Youth Conference Dec 23-27th in Mulino, Oregon.  Please see the website for more details including online registration.  Registration … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Three “Recent” Priestly Anniversaries in 2013


 St. Martin  the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397).  A Joyous Feast to the Parish of St Martin in Corvallis! This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad therein.  Psalm 117:25  (Psalter According to the … Continue reading

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Свято-Георгиевский Храм/St. George Russian Orthodox Church in Salt Lake City, UT Seeks a Choir Director


Свято-Георгиевский Храм/St. George Russian Orthodox Church in Salt Lake City, UT (FB) seeks a choir director.     “The qualifications include: 1. Availability for major services (the goal is those services listed in the Jordanville “Velikij Sbornik”, i.e. Sundays and Great … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: The Blessing of the Water at St Nicholas Cathedral on the Feast of St Vladimir 2013


Holy Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles Mary Magdalen (1st century) This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad therein.  Psalm 117:25  (Psalter According to the Seventy)   St Nicholas Cathedral (FB) Blessed the Water as part of the Feast of … Continue reading

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There Is No Sex in the Church! A New Book by NorthWest Author Fr Sergei Sveshnikov 2013


There Is No Sex in the Church! “On the Problematics of Sexuality and Gender in Orthodoxy Authored by Sergei Sveshnikov This work is a collection of essays written over the years on topics related to human sexuality and gender issues … Continue reading

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Russian Tycoon Buys Rights to Observation Deck and Restaurant of Seattle’s Space Needle Plans Include Russian Orthodox Chapel


A Joyous Lent to All! Per Seattle Intelligencer:  ” Russian Tycoon and devout Orthodox believer Stanislav Strumilin has purchased the rights to the Seattle Space Needle Restaurant and Observation Deck.  His Lease will take effect in 5 years and his plan … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Just for Fun, Crosscountry Skiing Deacon in Cassock After Early Morning Liturgy


Todays Sunday Snapshot is a repost from Dec 11th, 2010.  It is a fun photo and many of the new readers have probably never seen it. Dec 6, 2008 walking home after a night shift what did I encounter but … Continue reading

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10-го февраля 2013—наш престольный праздник! Богослужения возглавит Архиепископ Кирилл. / Holy New Russian Martyrs Celebrates its Feast Day with Archbishop Kyrill in Mulino, OR Feb 9-10


 Русская Православная Церковь Приход святых новомучеников Российских  “9 февраля—суббота бдение в 18:00 10 февраля—воскресенье Свв. Нововмучеников Российских: Встреча Архиерея и Литургия в 9:30 10-го февраля—наш престольный праздник!  Богослужения возглавит Архиепископ Кирилл.  Начало бдения в субботу 9-го февраля—в 18:00.  В воскресенье после Литургии—праздничный … Continue reading

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St Nicholas Cathedral and Feast Day Featured in Photo Report of the Seattle Times Saturday 22nd, 2012


This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad therein.  Psalm 117:25  (Psalter According to the Seventy)  The Seattle Times ran a photo Feature on Dec 22nd, 2012 of the Celebration of St Nicholas … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Images of the Celebration of the Feast of St Nicholas in Seattle 2012


This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us rejoice and be glad therein.  Psalm 117:25  (Psalter According to the Seventy)   Todays Sunday Snapshot is of St Nicholas Cathedral (FB) in Seattle.  The Cathedral celebrated it’s Patronal Feast and 80th Anniversary of … Continue reading

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St Nicholas Cathedral in Seattle will Celebrate its Feast Day and 80′th Anniversary with Metropolitan Hilarion, Abp Kyrill, Bishop Theodosy and the Kursk Root Icon Dec 18-19th, 2012 Seattle WA


St Nicholas Cathedral (FB) in Seattle, WA is celebrating its Feast: “В этом году наш приход отмечает Юбилейный Престольный Праздник Святителя Николя Чудотворца, который посвящен 80 – летию со дня основания прихода и 75 – летию со дня освящения храма. В знак особой … Continue reading

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Attention! Youth in the NW; The 6th Annual St. Herman Youth Conference will be in Seattle, Dec 23-27th 2012


The 6th annual St Herman’s West Conference will be hosted by the parish of St Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral in Seattle, Washington. For all the youth ages 15-25 in the NW especially those on the traditional Church Calendar.  There will be the … Continue reading

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St Sophia’s is having its 21′st Annual PreXmas Concert, Tour and Bazaar Nov 23-24th, 2012 in Victoria, BC


Saint Sophia’s Orthodox Church in Victoria, BC is having it’s 21st Annual PreChristmas Concert and Bazaar.

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Feast of St Martin the Merciful in Pictures with Ordination to the Deaconate of Fr Athanasius


On Oct 13/25th The Feast of St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397) was Celebrated at St Martin the Merciful Church in Corvallis with Archbishop Kyrill and Bishop Theodosius.  The NW was blessed to have a new Deacon Fr Athanasius … Continue reading

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Pssst Did You Hear? The Sretensky Monastery Choir will be Singing at Two Seattle Churches for Vigil and Liturgy this Oct 20 and 21st 2012


Pssst did you hear??  The Sretensky Monastery Choir  will sing  for Divine Liturgy Sunday the 21st at St Nicholas in Seattle at 09:30 click here for calendar/Открыть Расписание Богослужений. My source has told me that they will also sing  for Vigil at St … Continue reading

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“Taste of Old Russia” Oct 13-14th 2012, at St Nicholas in Seattle, WA


St Nicholas Cathedral in Seattle (FB) is having its annual Taste of Russia Bazaar.  Will your intrepid editor make it over to Seattle for the event?  If you see him, no doubt he will be having a Russian salad, cabbage roll … Continue reading

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Article from the Washington Post (the other Washington, where the taxes go) on the Sretensky Choir which is Coming to Seattle


Below is an article on the Sretensky Choir (FB) Choir from the Washington Post.  This remarkable choir is coming to Seattle Oct 21st.  Thank you to Anastasia for the article and the FB link for updates on the tour. http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/moscows-sretensky-monastery-choir-visits-dc/2012/10/04/7268cf48-0a65-11e2-afff-d6c7f20a83bf_story.html

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Sretensky Monastery Choir to Perform in Seattle Oct 21st!!!


“The Sretensky Monastery Choir (FB)  will present a concert in Seattle, October 21 at 7 p.m. in Meany Hall.  This is considered one of the best church choirs in Russia.  For tickets to the Seattle performance, see http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/260256 The Monastery is one of the most … Continue reading

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