Our Lady of Kazan Russian Orthodox Mission in Spokane has been reaching out to “Russians” and those interested in Orthodox Christianity for over a year. It is a dependency of The Skete of St Mary of Egypt Monastery in New York. Their website is in English and Russian. The St Mary of Egypt Monastery is known for its work with the disadvantaged at Mercy House.
“Our Lady of Kazan Orthodox Mission in Spokane, Washington, was founded in the summer of 2012 with the blessing of His Eminence, Archbishop Justinian of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA. The mission constitutes the parish ministry of Kazan Skete, which in turn functions under the auspices of the Monastery of St. Mary of Egypt. The rector of the mission is Hieromonk Dimitrian (Pashkov). Our Lady of Kazan Orthodox Mission is in the early stages of planning and raising funds to build the first Russian Orthodox Church in Spokane. For more information, please visit the mission website. ” (From the Monastery Website) Click the photo below to see more photos.