Monthly Archives: August 2013

St Sava’s Serbian Days/ СРПСКИ ДАНИ У ВАНКУВЕРУ Aug 30-Sept 1, 2013 in Vancouver, BC


СВЕТИ САВА /St Sava’s in Vancouver, BC (FB) is hosting their Serbian Days and all are invited-free admission.  Serbian Days has a web page with more information, pictures, directions etc… “This Festival is a celebration and demonstration of  Serbian culture, arts … Continue reading

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Development Director Needed for Agia Sophia Academy in Beaverton, Oregon Fall of 2013


Afterfeast of the Dormition Development Director Position Development Director – “Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) is looking for a self-motivated, creative and engaging professional to organize and lead development efforts for Oregon’s only Orthodox Christian school. Responsibilities include overseeing … Continue reading

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A Joyous Dormition Feast to All!


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. A Joyful Feast of the Dormition to All!  Below is a Maronite Hymn to the Dormition.  Different than the Byzantine but, yet, oh so familiar -enjoy.  Editor  Anthony Qolo: Assumption … Continue reading

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Heads Up! Pan Orthodox Youth Retreat Nov 9-11th, 2013 at Lake Stevens, WA


Heads up!  Pan-Orthodox Youth Retreat – November 9-11, 2013 at Cedar Springs Camp in Lake Stevens, WA. Save the Date! We are looking forward to seeing you at our 2013 Pan-Orthodox Youth Retreat on Verteran’s Day Weekend, November 9-11, 2013.  We are planning a … Continue reading

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Святкування 22-ої річниці Незалежності України – 24 серпня, 2013/22nd Anniversary Celebration of Ukrainian Independence August 24th, 2013 Renton WA


Dormition (Theotokos) Fast. By Monastic Charter: Strict Fast (Bread, Vegetables, Fruits) Beginning of the Dormition Fast.   Good Fast to all! Procession of the Precious Wood of the Life-giving Cross of the Lord (1164) (First of the three “Feasts of the Saviour” … Continue reading

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Гоци Бенд/Goci Band August 24th, 2013 Burnaby Canada


Dormition (Theotokos) Fast. By Monastic Charter: Strict Fast (Bread, Vegetables, Fruits) Beginning of the Dormition Fast.   Good Fast to all! Procession of the Precious Wood of the Life-giving Cross of the Lord (1164) (First of the three “Feasts of the Saviour” … Continue reading

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“Singing with the Angels” theme of Pacific NW liturgical music seminar” at the Pacific Northwest Pan-Orthodox Liturgical Singing Seminar, October 12, 2013


Eve of the Dormition Fast. Forefeast of the Procession of the Precious and Life-giving Cross of the Lord. Pacific Northwest Pan-Orthodox Liturgical Singing Seminar, hosted by the Annunciation Orthodox Church in Milwaukie, Oregon, will take place on Saturday, October 12, 2013. All Orthodox singers … Continue reading

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Free Book with Order of 2 or More CD’s from Cappella Romana thru Aug 31, 2013!


Subscribe to our 2013-14 Season (subscribe by phone: 503-236-8202) Special offer for Cappella Romana fans: FREE BOOK on Byzantine Hymnography with your order of 2 CDs or more Interview with Dr. Alexander Lingas: Video from Cappella Romana’s UK appearances Cappella Romana … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Holy Cross in Yakima is Having New Iconography Painted by Serbian Iconographers


St. Olaf, king of Norway (1030) (Celtic & British).  (Happy Feast To Abbot Tryphon and Hammi) Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Yakima, Washington is having New Iconography painted for its Church.  You can see the website and some pictures of the … Continue reading

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“The Garments of Salvation” A New Book by NW Khouria Krista West


 Northwest Author, Podcaster, Tailor and Khouria writes a new Book. “SVS Press Releases Book by “The Opinionated Tailor,” Kh. Krista West St. Vladimir’s Chancellor/CEO Fr. Chad Hatfield with Kh. Krista West at Houston Convention (photo: Dn. G. Hatrak)July 2013 Khouria … 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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Pacific Northwest Pan-Orthodox Liturgical Singing Seminar, October 12, 2013


As seen first on OrthodoxPortland! Pacific Northwest Pan-Orthodox Liturgical Singing Seminar, hosted by the Annunciation Orthodox Church in Milwaukie, Oregon, will take place on Saturday, October 12, 2013. All Orthodox singers are invited! “Singing with the Angels” seminar will explore issues related … Continue reading

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Dormition Retreat with Constantine Zalalas At Holy Cross Church in Yakima, WA August 9-10, 2013


Holy Glorious Prophet Elias (Elijah) (9th c. B.C.). Holy Cross Orthodox Church in Yakima, Washington is having its annual Dormition Retreat.  This years speaker is Constantine Zalalas (Saint Nicodemus Publications).  What a wonderful way to prepare for the Dormition of the Theotokos!   2013 … Continue reading

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Greek Language Teacher Needed for Agia Sophia Academy in Beaverton, Oregon Starting Fall of 2013


Holy Glorious Prophet Elias (Elijah) (9th c. B.C.). Greek Language Teaching Position “Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)  is currently looking to hire a part-time Greek Language Teacher for the 2013-14 school year. Teaching days are Tuesday and Thursday with flexibility in … Continue reading

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St Nicholas’ Garden a New Language Arts Program for Homeschooling Orthodox Families in Milwaukie, Oregon


St. Nicholas’ Garden is a new Language Arts program for homeschooling Orthodox Christian families. Its’ focus is the Riggs method of instruction, otherwise known as The Writing Road to Reading. The program offers a one or two day per week … Continue reading

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