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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

“Cloudy Sunday” A Film about Romance ( Christian and Jewish Woman) and the Jewish Community 1943 in Thessaloniki March 26, Seattle


A Joyous Fast to All !   The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents: SEPHARDIC JEWS IN THESSALONIKI Dr. Devin Naar, University of Washington Professor of Sephardic Jewish Studies advises that the film “Cloudy Sunday,” set in Thessaloniki during World War … Continue reading

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All Saints Camp’s Spring Cleanup Day April 1st, 2017


A Joyous Lent to All! All Saints Summer Camp(fb) Spring Cleanup!

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Agia Sophia Academy is Hiring Educators for 2017-2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Were Hiring! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)  seeks experienced part-time & full-time educators for the 2017-18 school year.  Visit www.asapdx.org to learn more about these exciting job opportunities!  

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Sunday Snapshot: Door Opening and Raising of the Cross at the Armenian Church in Seattle 2011


Third Sunday of the Great Lent: Adoration of Cross. Tone six. Great Lent. Food with Oil The 42 Martyrs of Ammoria in Phrygia, including: Constantine, Aetius, Theophilus, Theodore, Melissenus, Callistus, Basoes, and others (845).  Venerable Job (Joshua in Schema) of Solovki … Continue reading

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——-Old Posts Below Upcoming Events Above——-


Just a page Break to let you know that below this post are old posts all things above are upcoming events.  Please spread the word to your friends about Orthodox Northwest, and if you learn of an event here and … Continue reading

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Cappella Romana Perform Music from Vespers, Matins, and the Divine Liturgy in the Slavic Tradition March 30, 31, April 2nd Seattle/Portland


A Joyous Lent to All!   ‘The men of Cappella Romana (fb) perform music from Vespers, Matins, and the Divine Liturgy in the Slavic tradition, including powerful medieval chants, and choral works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Kastalsky, Chesnokov, and more. Seattle audiences … Continue reading

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Reunited: “Francescuccio Ghissi’s St. John Altarpiece” at Portland Art Museum March-July 2017


A Joyous Lent to All! “Reunited: Francescuccio Ghissi’s St. John Altarpiece” Opened  at the Portland Art Museum.   It runs March 25th -July 9th, 2017. “Francescuccio Ghissi (Italian, active 1359–1374), St. John Altarpiece, 1370s, tempera and gold leaf on wood, … Continue reading

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The Northwest Boychoir Performs “Sympony of Psalms” And the Alleluia Chorus March 19 Portland.


A Joyous Lent to All!     Cappella Romana (fb) Presents: “This year’s program will feature Igor Stravinsky’s brilliant Symphony of Psalms. Composed in 1930, in the neo-classical style, this work was declared by Time Magazine to be the best … Continue reading

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Agia Sophia Academy Seeks A Prinicipal for 2017-2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) , an Orthodox Christian School, seeks an experienced educator to serve as our Principal for the 2017-18 school year.  Learn more at http://www.asapdx.org/about-us/employment/principal-position.  

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“A Weekend with Abbot Tryphon” March 18-19th at St Silouan’s in Walla Walla, Washington


 A Joyous Fast to All!  Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery located on beautiful Vashon Island, Wa., will be giving a Retreat at St Silouan Orthodox Church in Walla Walla, Washington. Abbot Tryphon has a both a Blog The Morning Offering … Continue reading

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Поклоничко путовање на Свету Гору 20. до 28. јуна 2017.


 Venerables Marana, Cyanna (Kyra), and Domnica (Domnina), nuns, of Syria (ca. 450).Joyous Lent to All!  Pray for the Suffering Christians of the Middle East. Поклоничко путовање на Свету Гору ЦШО Светог Архангела Михаила организује поклоничко путовање Манастиру Хиландару и другим … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Pan Orthodox Vespers at St Demetrios Sunday of Orthodoxy Seattle March 5, 2017


St. Gregory Palamas the Archbishop of Thessalonica (movable holiday on the 2nd Sunday of the Great Lent). The Pan-Orthodox Vespers in Western Washington for the Sunday of Orthodoxy took place at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle (Fb), sponsored by the Washington … Continue reading

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Celebrate Greek Independence Day March 25’th Seattle, WA


St. Porphyrius, bishop of Gaza (420).  St. Photina, the Samaritan woman, and her sisters Anatola, Phota, Photis, Parasceva, and Cyriaca; her sons Photinus and Joses; and Sebastian the Duke, Victor, and Christodulus — all martyred under Nero (66) (Greek).  Joyous … Continue reading

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Men’s Lenten Retreat March 31-April 2nd hosted by St John the Forerunner Monastery in Goldendale, WA


St. Porphyrius, bishop of Gaza (420).  St. Photina, the Samaritan woman, and her sisters Anatola, Phota, Photis, Parasceva, and Cyriaca; her sons Photinus and Joses; and Sebastian the Duke, Victor, and Christodulus — all martyred under Nero (66) (Greek).  Joyous … Continue reading

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“St Innocent of Alaska & The Way of the Cross” A Lenten Retreat March 31st-April1st in Pullman, WA


A Joyous Lent to All! St Katherine’s Mission in Pullman Washington will host a Retreat: “St Innocent  of Alaska and the Way of the Cross” March 31 – April 1st, on the topic of  and the Holy Cross given by … Continue reading

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Orthodoxy on Tap for Young Adults at St Demetrios in Seattle March 8 and 22!


Great-martyr Theodore the Tyro (306).  St. Hermogenes, patriarch of Moscow and all Russia (1612).  St. Nicholas (Planas), priest in Athens (1932).  A Joyous Lent to All!   Orthodoxy on Tap at St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle. (fb) Orthodoxy … Continue reading

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A Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2017


 Καθαρά Δευτέρα Venerable Auxentius, monk of Bithynia (470).  St. Cyril, Equal-to-the-Apostles, teacher of the Slavs (869) , St. Ilarion the Georgian of Imeretia and Mt. Athos (1854) (Georgia) Καλή Σαρακοστή !   The lenten spring has come!    the light of repentance; … Continue reading

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Seattle Churches having Sunday Vespers with Guest Speakers for Lent 2017


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone two. Maslenitsa. Meat is excluded St. Alexis, metropolitan of Moscow and miracleworker of all Russia (1378). The Washington Orthodox Clergy Association (WOCA) All Services Begin at 5:00 PM March 5th (Sunday of Orthodoxy) St. Demetrios … Continue reading

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Tonight A Talk on Ethiopia “An Ancient Land An Ancient Faith” for the Spokane Coeur D Alene Area Residents


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone two.  Maslenitsa. Meat is excluded.  Hieromartyr Blaise, bishop of Sebaste (316).  St. Vsevolod (in holy baptism Gabriel), prince and wonderworker of Pskov (1138).  

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Fellowship of the Cross Retreat for Young Adults March 10-11th, at Prophet Elijah Mission, Ellensburg, WA


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone two. Maslenitsa. Meat is excludedHieromartyr Blaise, bishop of Sebaste (316). St. Vsevolod (in holy baptism Gabriel), prince and wonderworker of Pskov (1138). Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington presents:  The Fellowship of the Cross … Continue reading

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