Everyones Favourite Saint is On His Way! Prepare for the Feast of St Nicholas! 2018


Forefeast of the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple.
Venerable Gregory Decapolites (816).

St. Nicholas: Father of Beit Jala by Ian Knowles, Iconographer This Icon was Posted on the St Nicholas Center. Please click it to find the history of this Icon.

Greetings and Salutations Dear Readers,

Wishing all a Joyous Upcoming Feast of St Nicholas!  Here are a few links that may be of helpful in your celebration.

Asking your prayers.

Anthony  editor

The St Nicholas Center has a wealth of information, customs, recipes and other ways that Christians both Orthodox and not celebrate this beloved Saint.

Here is the Hymn to St Nicholas as sung in the Carpathian Rusyn tradition:  It is from the  very useful Antiochan Christian Archdiocese website.

There are some great ideas how to celebrate the Feast here: “Ways to Celebrate St Nicholas Day” from the blog OrthodoxMotherhood.

St Nicholas cookies, as a Western Bishop. Found on Pinterest from Czech Republic click to go to site.

“Remembering St Nicholas, Recovering a Christian Heritage” From the Orthodox Reformed Bridge.

St Nicholas Cookie, from an artos seal. From St Nicholas site.

Churches dedicated to St. Nicholas in the NW are Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Seattle,  Sfântul Nicolae in BC, St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in Portland,  St Nicholas and Dimitrios in Vancouver, BC,  St Nicholas in Vancouver, BC,  St Nicholas in Tacoma, and St Nicholas Western Rite Parish in Spokane.

Below is the  Troparion to St Nicholas in English as sung in many parishes of the Slavonic tradition:  ( This not a NW video)

And a Miracle of St Nicholas from the 1920s...

If you have a great suggestion for this page please share and it can be updated!  : )   editorOrthodoxNorthwest@gmail.com

About editorOrthodoxNorthwest

An Orthodox Christian, whose interests also include, GO, Square Dancing, hiking, exploring, swimming, kayaking, cooking, history, board games. I am the 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
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