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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

“Lay Aside All Earthly Cares ” Antiochan Women’s Retreat Sept 29th, Arlington, WA


Venerable Adrian, abbot of Ondrusov (Valaam) (1549) Antiochan Women’s  Retreat at St Andrews in Arlington Washington  fb present:  

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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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A Joyous Dormition Feast to All! 2018


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. A Joyful Feast of the Dormition to All!    “In giving birth, O Mother of God, thou hast retained thy virginity, and in falling asleep thou hast not forsaken the … Continue reading

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“Schedio” Master Iconography Class with the Hagia Theodora School Byzantine Iconography Newberg Oregon, Sept 22nd, 2018


 A Joyous Dormition Fast to All! The Hagia Theodora School of Byzantine Iconography presents: ¨Greetings from the Hagia Theodora School of Byzantine Iconography! September is just around the corner and with it comes the transition to bountiful harvests and chilly mornings! … Continue reading

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Holy Transfiguration 2018 A Joyous Feast to All!


The Holy Transfiguration of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ (Second “Feast of the Saviour” in August). Thou wast transfigured on the mountain, O Christ God,/ Who didst show Thy glory unto Thy disciples as far as they could … Continue reading

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The Liturgical Art of Bell Ringing August 11th, 2018 at St Anne’s Corvallis Oregon


St Anne’s Orthodox Church fb in Corvallis, Oregon presents: ¨St. Anne Orthodox Church in Corvallis is hosting a bell ringing lecture on Saturday, August 11, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at our church. You, your parishioners and anyone interested in the liturgical art of … Continue reading

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Attention Catholic Readers: John Michael Talbot Benefit Concert Aug 9, 2018 for the Dom Duchovny Byzantine Catholic Monastery in Weston, Oregon


Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the First Six Councils.  Hieromartyr Athenogenes, bishop of Heracleopolis, and his ten disciples (311). Duchovny Dom Monastery fb (Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic) in Weston, Oregon is having a fundraiser with John Michael Talbot. Who would have know there … Continue reading

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Feast of the Theotokos Icon Joy of Canada at Monastery of All Saints Dewdney, BC July 29, 2018


FEAST DAY  OF THE MONASTERY ICON JOY OF CANADA “The feast of the icon of the Theotokos “Joy of Canada” will be celebrated on 29 July 2018. This is the annual feast of the Monastery of All Saints in Dewdney. … Continue reading

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Mark Your calendars for Aug 10-11th, Retreat with Constantine Zalalas 2018 at Holy Cross in Yakima, WA


Holy Cross Parish presents:  Please mark your calendar for August 10-11. Constantine Zalalas will be at Holy Cross Church in Yakima to continue his series on “The Place of the Theotokos in Orthodox Devotion”. More info pending…..    

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“TREZOROS The Lost Jews of Kastoria” Movie July 21 2018 at the Hellenic American Cultural Center


Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   Pleased to be screening this film, which is now part of the HACCM film collection. The film chronicles the Jewish life and culture of Kastoria, a beautiful lakeside town in northwestern Greece. … Continue reading

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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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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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