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About editorOrthodoxNorthwest

Orthodox Christian with 2 children, a wife, a life of bills and occasional fishing, not enough hiking etc... 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

LYRA Vocal Ensemble is Performing in the NW and Around the Country!


Afterfeast of the Ascension. Virgin-martyr Glyceria at Heraclea (141) and with her MartyrLaodicius, jailer of St. Glyceria. LYRA a Musical Group based in St Petersburg is planning its US tour.   Please share the concert info with your friends, family and … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Many Years! To Fr Alexi Kotar 25 Years Serving in the Priesthood!


Seventh Sunday of Pascha: The Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council.   Holy Equals-to-the Apostles Methodius (885) and Cyril (869), first teachers of the Slavs. Χρόνια Πολλά, Многая Лета, Many Years!!!  To  Fr Alexei’s of St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle, WA (fb) on the … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: A Review Holy Week and Pascha St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle 2015


 Seventh Sunday of Pascha: The Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council.   Holy Equals-to-the Apostles Methodius (885) and Cyril (869), first teachers of the Slavs.  St Nicholas Cathedral (FB)  A few photos from Holy Week/Pascha 2015 To see more click photo and it … Continue reading

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Icon Workshop with Deacon Matthew Garrett in Boise, Idaho Sept 7-11th, 2015


XB! Icon Workshop with the NW’s own  Deacon Matthew Garrett  hosted by St Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church, in Boise, Idaho. (fb)   From a Previous Post:  The Idaho Statesman had a front page article on Nov 5, 2011 about the Northwest’s … Continue reading

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The Classical Learning Resource Center 2015 Summer Classes Are Open for Registration


ХB! The Classical Learning Resource Center (FB) “Summer Registration is Open!”   Summer 2015 Registration is Open! We’re delighted to announce that registration is now open for CLRC Summer 2015 Classes.  You’ll find courses in Literature, History, Mythology, Science, and some Modern … Continue reading

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“Treasures of Age Carriers of Memories Past and Prsent” An Art Exhibit Sponsored by The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland May -Aug, 2015


XB!  Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) MuseLetterSpring2015 is featuring:

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Sunday Snapshot: 2 Parishes ‘Recently’ Featured in Newspaper Accounts Prophet Elijah, Ellensburg, and St John the Baptist, Post Falls 2015


XB!  Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg, Washington was recently featured in the Ellensburg Daily Record and included a the visit of  Metropolitan Joseph and an ordination to the Deaconate.  (Many Years!) “Orthodox church taking it one step at a time … Continue reading

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“From Darkness to Light” Rachmaninoff Concerto for Choir Ivan Moody Conducting Performed by Cappella Romana In Seattle May 15th and Portland May 16-17th 2015


 Christ is Risen! Cappella Romana (FB) Performs!   “Rachmaninoff Concerto for Choir Guest Director Ivan Moody adds Rachmaninoff’s Concerto for Choir to the program From Darkness to Light. “Rachmaninoff’s wonderful choir concerto is the perfect work to anchor this program. His … 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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All Saints Summer Camp Register by May 15, 2015!


XB! All Saints Summer Register now!

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New Film Biography on Gerontissa Makrina of St Johns Monastery in Goldendale You Can Help!


XB! Innocent Lewis a NW Orthodox Christian is producing a Biography on Gerontissa Makrina Spiritual Mother of Gerontissa Efpraxia of St John the Forerunner Monastery in Goldendale, Washington.  Please consider supporting this worthy project.  Here is an Intro from “The Blessed … Continue reading

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A Joyous Feast of St George the Great Martyr to All!


XB!   Holy Glorious Great-martyr, Victory-bearer and Miracleworker George (303) Troparion of St George    Tone 4 As the deliverer of captives and defender of the poor, healer of the infirm and champion of kings, victorious great martyr George intercede with Christ … Continue reading

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Contemporary Greek Film Cultures Conference May 8-9th, 2015 at U of WA, Seattle


XB!  Feast of the Great Martyr George Joy to all! PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State (FB)shared: Contemporary Greek Film Cultures Conference held by Jackson School of International Studies Hellenic Studies at U of WA, Seattle.

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Costco Gift Card Raffle to Benenfit St Ignatius of Antioch Church Twin Falls, Id May 31, 2015


XB! A Joyous Feast of St George to All! St Ignatius of Antioch Church Twin Falls, Id (fb)presents:  2015 Costco Gift Card Raffle Entry and info  

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Life 101 Retreat at Angelos Corbett, Oregon by Register by May 6th! 2015


XB! Holy Glorious Great-martyr, Victory-bearer and Wonderworker George (303). Life 101 Retreat!  Register Now Apologies for the late notice.  LIFE 101 Retreat 2015    

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Young Adult Gathering! Prophet Elijah Mission May 29-30, 2015 Ellensburg, WA


XB!   EveHoly Glorious Great-martyr, Victory-bearer and Wonderworker George (303).  Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington is hosting another Young Adult Gathering.  Here is the Youth Gathering letter from the first Sept Gathering.  Youth Gathering at Goldendale May 29-30, 2015 “So some things … Continue reading

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Agia Sophia Academy 2015 Gala! April 26th, Portland, OR


XB! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed is excited to announce that our 2015 Gala, in honor of our 11th year of operation, will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2015at the Multnomah Athletic Club!

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Mini Retreat Tomorrow with Fr Gregory of Holy Myrrhbearing Women Parish in Bonners Ferry, Id April 25th, 2015


XB!   Mini Retreat (no flier, short notice) Holy Myrrhbearers  in Bonners Ferry, Idaho.  It is not too late to make a nice weekend trip. “Dear Ones: Christ is Risen! I am following up on the mini-retreat at Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox … Continue reading

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Commemeration of Armenian Genocide in Oregon April 2015


Քրիստոս յարեա՜ւ ի մեռելոց: Օրհնեա՜լ է Յարութիւնն Քրիստոսի ! Saint Kevork Armenian Apostolic Church in Clackamas, Oregon Presents: The Armenian Genocide Page has more information on this forgotten tragedy.  It is hosted by Facing Islam a Website that looks at … Continue reading

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Prophet Elijah Mission April 26th and Heads up for May Gathering , 2015 Ellensburg, WA


Christ is Risen! Χριστός Ανέστη! Hristos a înviat! Христос Воскресе! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց! !المسيح قام! حقا قام ! ქრისტე აღსდგა! Christus Resurrexit!   Bright Monday 2015  Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington is hosting another Young Adult Gathering.  Here is … Continue reading

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