Monthly Archives: January 2020

Vespers of Viktor Kalinnikov for Sunday of the Prodigal Feb 15, 2020 at St Nicholas in Portland, OR


St. Athanasius the Great (373) and St. Cyril (444), archbishops of Alexandria. Venerable Cyril, schemamonk, and Venerable Maria, schemanun (1337) (parents of St. Sergius of Radonezh). Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland! Kliros fb, a mixed chorus dedicated to the presentation of quality Eastern Orthodox music in liturgical services presents … Continue reading

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Joyous Feast of St Anthony the Great of Egypt Founder of Monasticism. May Our NW Monasteries be Blessed and Intercede for US. 2020


Venerable Anthony the Great (356). Venerable Anthony, abbot of Dymsk (Novgorod) (1224). New Hieromartyr Victor priest (1931). New Hieromartyr Paul priest (1938). Wishing all the Monastics in our beautiful Northwest a Joyous Feast and asking your prayers for all of us. Kontakion of … Continue reading

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Dynamis Byzantine Ensemble Performs A Journey Through Lent to Holy Week Portland, Oregon Feb 8, 2020


Veneration of the Precious Chains of the Holy and All-glorious Apostle Peter. Blessed Maximus of Totma (Vologda), fool-for-Christ (1650).  New Martyr Nicholas of Mitylene (1777).   Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland Please join us as Dynamis Byzantine Ensemble presents:   A Journey through Lent to … Continue reading

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PreLenten Retreat with Archimandrite Gerasim, at St Silouan Walla Walla, WA Feb 7-8th, 2020


Veneration of the Precious Chains of the Holy and All-glorious Apostle Peter.  New Martyr Nicholas of Mitylene (1777).   St Silouan’s in Walla Walla, Washington fb presents:

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Pilgrimage with Abbot Tryphon to the Holy Land! May 2020


St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450).   Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery fb on Vashon Island, Washington is leading a pilgrimage:   Abbot Tryphon has a both a Blog The Morning Offering (Daily Inspiration from … Continue reading

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“PERFORMING POLITICS, EMBODYING RESISTANCE IN GREECE, 1955 TO 2015” Presented by the University of Washington Hellenic Studies Program Feb 6, 2020


  St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450). The University of Washington Hellenic Studies Program Presents: W Hellenic Studies invites you to a talk by VANGELIS CALOTYCHOS   Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7 pm, UW Communications Building … Continue reading

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Camp St Mary Early Registration has Started for July 2020!


St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450) “Camp St. Mary   Early registration has begun!   “Camp St Mary of Egypt is sponsored by the parishes of the NW Deanery of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese   … Continue reading

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The Classical Learning Resource Center is Going to Greece Summer 2021!


Apodosis of the Theophany. The Holy Fathers slain at Sinai and Raithu: Isaiah, Sabbas, Moses and his disciple Moses, Jeremiah, Paul, Adam, Sergius, Domnus, Proclus, Hypatius, Isaac, Macarius, Mark, Benjamin, Eusebius, Elias, and others (4th-5th c.). St. Nina (Nino), equal-to-the-Apostles, enlightener of Georgia … Continue reading

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Pre Lenten Women’s Retreat at Holy Resurrection Tacoma WA Feb 15, 2020


Venerable Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch (529). Venerable Michael of Klops Monastery, fool-for-Christ (Novgorod) (1452). Holy Resurrection Church Tacoma WA fb presents:

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Fall Open Enrollment at Agia Sophia Academy Portland Jan 30, 20120


Venerable Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch (529). Venerable Michael of Klops Monastery, fool-for-Christ (Novgorod) (1452). Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy presents: ENROLLMENT OPEN HOUSE 5pm – 7pm It’s time to start thinking about schooling for the fall … find out what ASA … Continue reading

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A Hidden Life- An Inspiring Movie About a Faithful Catholic Christian


St. George the Chozebite, abbot (7th c.) and St. Emilian Bishop of Cyzicus (9th c.). Venerable Domnica of Constantinople (395). I just learned of this movie a couple of days ago.  It looks good and has got good reviews.  I include it for those looking … Continue reading

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I Have a Dream! 2020


Synaxis of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist, John “I have a Dream.”  I will not try to add to his eloquence and vision.    

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Developing an End of Life Ministry at Annunciation Church in Milwaukie, OR Jan 25, 2020


Synaxis of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist,John. The Parish of the Annunciation fb in Milwaukie, Oregon presents:       Save the date! Announcing a one day workshop: “Developing an End-of-Life Ministry” Saturday, January 25th. For over twenty years, … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany 2020!


 The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Saviour Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord).  A Joyous Feast to All! Prefestal Troparion. Tone 4  The River Jordan was once turned back by the mantle of Elisha / when Elijah had been … Continue reading

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Holy Apostles will Bless the Columbia Tomorrow on Holy Theophany! Jan 19, 2020


Saturday before the Nativity and before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). Fast Day. Martyrs Theopemptus, bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas (303). Venerable Syncletica of Alexandria (350). New Hieromartyr Joseph and with him … Continue reading

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Upcoming Marches for Life for 2020


  Saturday before the Nativity and before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). Fast Day. Martyrs Theopemptus, bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas (303). Venerable Syncletica of Alexandria (350). New Hieromartyr Joseph and with … Continue reading

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40 Day Memorial for Elder Ephraim of Philotheou and Arizona to be Broadcast Live On Youtube Services Streaming Starting this Evening


31st Week after Pentecost. Tone five. Sviatki. Fast-free  A Joyous Feast to all! Forefeast of the Theophany. Prophet Malachias (400 B.C.). Martyr Gordius at Caesarea in Cappadocia (314). New Hieromartyr Basil Kolmogorov priest (1938). St. Genevieve of Paris (512).   The 40 day Memorial services for … Continue reading

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“The Eye” a Book Signing with Author Tom Doulis by The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Jan 25, 2020


Forefeast of the Theophany. St. Sylvester, pope of Rome (335). Righteous Juliana of Lazarevo (1604). Repose (1833), the second finding of relics (1991) of Venerable Seraphim, wonderworker of Sarov. Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   “Join us as we honor Tom … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! A Joyous St Basil’s Day and the Great Feast of the Circumcision


31st Week after Pentecost. Tone five. Sviatki. Fast-free The Circumcision of Our Lord Jesus Christ. St. Basil the Great, archbishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia (379). New Hieromartyr Jeremiah (1918). New Hieromartyrs Platon, bishop of Revel, Estonia and Priests Michael and Nicholas (1919).St. Emelia, … Continue reading

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Bouzakia Night Presented by Greeks in Washington Seattle, Wa Jan 18, 2020


Apodosis of the Nativity of Christ. Venerable Melania the Younger, nun, of Rome (439) Christ is Born! Glorify Him! PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State  FB Presents: “HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE GREEK-AMERICAN HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF WASHINGTON STATE. Here is another … Continue reading

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