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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

Agia Sophia Academy Spring Fundraiser Win a Winery Tour July 2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)   Support Agia Sophia Academy’s 2018 Spring Fundraiser and be entered to win a Triangle Wine Country Oregon Winery tour for 6 people! For every $50 you … Continue reading

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Julia Blue Tonight at the Seattle International Film Festival 2018


  The Seattle International Film Festival is currently running Julia Blue fb is running tonight my apologies for the late notice. ¨A modern love story set in post revolutionary Ukraine about an idealistic student activist finding connection with a battered … Continue reading

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¨Communicating with People in Personal Crisis¨ July 21, 2018 at Holy Apostles Shoreline, Washington


Martyr Justin the Philosopher, and those with him at Rome: Martyrs Justin, Chariton and his wife Charita, Euelpistus, Hierax, Peon, Valerian and Justus (166). Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church (FB) in Shoreline, Washington presents: ¨Would you like to learn skills to help you understand and approach someone who is having a personal crisis? Orthodox … Continue reading

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¨The Christmas Tango/Το Τανγκό των Χριστουγέννων¨ Movie Night June 16, 2018 at the Hellenic American Cultural Center


Χ Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents: HACCM is excited to be showing The Christmas Tango-To Tango ton Hristouyennon A 2011 film directed by Nikos Koutelidakis June 16, 2018 7 pm Upstairs in the museum 3131 NE Glisan Portland, Oregon English … Continue reading

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Two Upcoming Icon Workshops Boise, ID, July 23-27 and Sept 10-14, 2018 with Deacon Matthew Garrett


Apostles’ (Peter & Paul) Fast  Venerable Bede the Venerable (735) (Celtic & British) Upcoming Icon Workshops with the NW’s own  Deacon Matthew Garrett .  Icons and more information can be found on his website- Icons by the Hand of Deacon Matthew Garrett.  He also has … Continue reading

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Page Break with Lovely Sunset Silhouette of St Spiridon Cathedral in Seattle with the Space Needle in the Background


St Spiridon’s Cathedral (FB) in Seattle with the ¨iconic” Space Needle in the background. For this parish and city, for every city and country, and for the faithful who live in them, let us pray to the Lord.  Lord have mercy. … Continue reading

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Chef Needed! For St John the WonderWorker Orthodox Family Camp ! Aug 5-10th, 2018


St John the Wonderworker Family Camp (FB) ¨Chef needed for 5 day summer camp St John’s Family Camp is looking for a banquet cook to handle all menu planning, ordering, and food preparation for their 2018 event Event Dates: August 5-10, … Continue reading

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Register Now for St John the WonderWorker Orthodox Family Camp ! Aug 5-10th, 2018 (Special Discount thru June 15th)


St John the Wonderworker Family Camp (FB) Please note: Camp runs Sunday, August 5 to Friday, August 10, 2018. We added an extra day!! We have a $30 discount on paid in full registrations for the entire week running until June 15th … Continue reading

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A Joyous Pentecost to All! 2018


A Joyous Pentecost and Spirit Week to All!   Holy Fathers and Mothers of Atchara (18th c.) (movable holiday on the Trinity Sunday) (Georgia).  Martyr Isidore of Chios (251).  St. Isidore, fool-for-Christ, miracleworker of Rostov (1474).  New Hieromartyr Peter priest (1939).   Pentecost, Troparion, Tone VIII — Blessed art Thou, … Continue reading

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Bite of Greece Seattle! At Assumption Parish June 1-3, 2018


 Virgin-martyr Glyceria at Heraclea (141) and with her Martyr Laodicius, jailer of St. Glyceria. The Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption fb in Seattle presents:

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Serbian Days! June 2-3, at St Michael´s Burnaby Canada


  СРПСКИ ДАНИ 2018 Традиционални Српски дани ове године ће бити 2, и 3. јуна. Поред продаје традиционалних српских специјалитета и посластица, припремамо за вас садржајан програм у коме ће бити за свакога понешто: вокатон, фудбалска такмичења, турнир у стоном … Continue reading

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Preserve the History! If You are Descended from the Area of Asia Minor, Princess Islands, Eastern Thrace etc with the Univ of Florida Research May 2018


Χριστός ἀνέστη! St. Alexis Toth, priest of Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania (1909) Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   Welcoming Ph.D. student. G. Topalides from the University of Florida- Coming to Portland/Vancouver area week of May 6th, 2018 Also interested in descendants from … Continue reading

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Local NW Orthodox Writer Featured on Ancient Faith Radio! May 2018


XB! Hieromartyr Theodore of Perge in Pamphylia, his mother Philippa, and Martyrs Dioscorus, Socrates, and Dionysius (2nd c.) Northwest Orthodox Christian Author Renee Riva fb  writes stories of faith, hope, love,  courage and tough choices.  Readings from the book Dawnś Gentle Light on Ancient Faith Radio … Continue reading

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Spring Zabava British Columbia May 12, 2018


XB! Hieromartyr Januarius, bishop of Benevento, and his companions: Festus, Proclus, and Sosius, deacons; Desiderius, reader; and Eutychius and Acutius, laymen, at Pozzuoli (305). Ukrainian Orthodox Church of St Mary  fb and the Ukrainian Orthodox Cultural Centre presents:   : The … Continue reading

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23rd Ukrainian Cultural Festival May 5th Mission, British Columbia


XB! New Martyr John the Tailor of Ioannina, at Constantinople (1526). British Columbia Ukrainian Cultural Festival fb

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Volunteer Work Week at St Peterś Monastery ! July 7- 13 2018


 Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе!   Martyrs Terence, Pompeius, Africanus, Maximus, Zeno, Alexander, Theodore, and 33 others, beheaded at Carthage (250).  St. Peter’s Monastery Harrison Montana presents: Volunteer Work Week: Adults and adults with children over 14 years old are welcome to work with our visiting monks for all or … Continue reading

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Fr Peter Heers Speaking in Yakima, WA April 28, 2018


XB! Holy Apostles of the Seventy: Herodion, Agabus, Asyncritus, Rufus, Phlegon, Hermes, and those with them (1st c.) Holy Cross Parish Yakima Washington presents Lectures with Fr Peter Heers  . ¨Fr. Peter Heers is the instructor of Old and New Testament at Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary in Jordanville, … Continue reading

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¨Paul Apostle of Christ – Where Sin Abounds Grace Abounds More¨ The Movie


XB! Holy Apostles of the Seventy: Herodion, Agabus, Asyncritus, Rufus, Phlegon, Hermes, and those with them (1st c.). ¨Paul Apostle of Christ¨ fb  An inspiring movie, fairly accurate to the history of St Paul.   Is this the best representation of St Paul, or the early Church, … Continue reading

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Summer Youth Campers for St Peterś Monastery is Filling up Fast ! June 23- 29 2018


Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς Ανέστη!  Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе!  Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat!  “Life- giving Spring” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (movable holiday on the Friday of the Bright Week). Commemoration of the renewal (sanctification) of the Holy … Continue reading

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Nana Mouskouri in Concert May 1, 2018


XB!   “Life- giving Spring” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (movable holiday on the Friday of the Bright Week). Commemoration of the renewal (sanctification) of the Holy Theotokos temple near the Life-giving Spring in Constantinople (5th c.) (movable holiday on … Continue reading

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