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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

Holy Transfiguration 2016 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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A Joyous Theophany 2016!


 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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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him! 2016 A.D.


The Nativity according to the Flesh of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ.  Sviatki. Fast-free-till the Theophany Eve!   The Adoration of the Magi: Melchior, Caspar, and Balthasar. Commemoration of the shepherds in Bethlehem who were watching their flocks and came to see … Continue reading

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Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 6/19th 2015


A Joyous Feast to all!  St Nicholas guard us with your prayers! Above Image of St. Nicholas “Lipensky” (from Lipnya Church of St. Nicholas in Novgorod)  Northwest Parishes dedicated to St Nicholas: Churches dedicated to St. Nicholas in the NW … Continue reading

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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2015)


Beginning of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast 2015 Repose of St Herman of Alaska A Joyous Fast to All! A Joyous Nativity Fast to All!  Here are some NW recipe sites to help with the fast. Come and Dine the recipe … Continue reading

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A Joyous Dormition Feast to All! 2015


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. SELECTED VERSES FROM THE LAMENTATIONS AT THE BIER OF THE MOTHER OF GOD First Stasis Tone 5 1. In a grave they laid Thee / O my Life … Continue reading

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Holy Transfiguration 2015 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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A Joyous Feast of St John to All! Happy 4th of July ! 2015


A Joyous Feast to all! Our beloved Vladyka St John of Shanghai and San Francisco reposed  on June 19th/July 2nd 1966 in a small office/room where he was staying  at St Nicholas Cathedral in Seattle where he frequently celebrated Divine Services.  He … Continue reading

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Doxacon Seattle Tickets on Sale now! July 17-19th 2015


  Peter and Paul Fast DOXACON Seattle 2015  July 17 – 19, Tickets Now on Sale!!! Tickets are now available for Doxacon (fb) Seattle 2015, the West Coast’s only Christian-focused science fiction and fantasy conference, that also includes services. It … Continue reading

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“Peppermint” Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland- June 27th, 2015


 Peter Paul Fast Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)  “You’re invited to HACCM’s next film, “Peppermint”, showing on Saturday, June 27th at 7 pm in St. Dimitrios Hall at Holy Trinity Cathedral, 3131 NE Glisan. This 1999 film (in Greek … Continue reading

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His Holiness Serbian Patrijarh Irinej Visiting Vancouver for the First Time June 14th, 2015 at St Michael in Burnaby, BC, Canada


Peter and Paul Fast The Parish of St Michael the Archangel/СРПСКА ПРАВОСЛАВНА  ЦРКВА  СВ. АРХАНГЕЛ  МИХАИЛО  –  ВАНКУВЕР  (FB) in Burnaby, BC., presents:  Прва посета Ванкуверу Његове Светости Патријарха Српског Иринеја. Недеља, 14. jун у Цркви Св. Архангела Михаила (7837 Canada Way, Burnaby) 10 ч. … Continue reading

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“Greek All Over” Basile in Concert at St Demetrios’ Church Hall Seattle June 6th, 2015


Afterfeast of Pentecost   St Demetrios’ Church Seattle (FB) Features:  

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СРПСКИ ДАНИ/Serbian Days June 6-7, 2015 at St Michael in Burnaby, BC, Canada


AfterFeast of Pentecost The Parish of St Michael the Archangel/СРПСКА ПРАВОСЛАВНА  ЦРКВА  СВ. АРХАНГЕЛ  МИХАИЛО  –  ВАНКУВЕР  (FB) in Burnaby, BC., presents: СРПСКИ ДАНИ 2014  7-8. ЈУНА СРПСКИ ДАНИ 2015  6. и 7. ЈУН СУБОТА: 12:00 Свечано Отварање Српских Дана 12:00 Спортске активности: Мали фудбал, Боћање … Continue reading

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St John’s Monastery in Goldendale, WA invites all to their Feast Day June 23-24, 2015


Afterfeast of Pentecost St John the Forerunner Monastery invites all to their Feast Day.  

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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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