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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

“Christmas with the Karountzoses” A Comedy Film Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Dec 16, 2017


The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) and Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral, presents: Want a laugh this holiday? Join us for this very Greek Christmas family film Dec. 16, 2017 7pm Light Refreshments Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral St. Katherine’s Hall … Continue reading

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“Pan-Orthodox Youth Forum – Christianity in Africa” Tomorrow Night! Dec 11th at St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle 2017


Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos named “Znamenie”. Commemoration of the miracle of the Weeping Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos “Of the Sign” at Novgorod in 1170.  Great-martyr James the Persian (421).  Venerable Palladius of Thessalonica (6th-7th c.). A Joyous Advent to All!  My … Continue reading

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Attn Teens and Adults! Nativity Fast Retreat: “Sage Counsel: Lessons on Christian Living From the Proverbs” with Fr Josiah Trenham, Dec 8-9th, 2017 at Holy Cross in Yakima, WA


Nativity Fast-A Joyous Fast to All! Holy Cross Parish in Yakima is sponsoring its annual Nativity Fast retreat.  The speaker Fr. Josiah is a college professor and Parish Priest of St Andrew’s in Riverside, California.  He is well known for … Continue reading

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A Joyous Feast of the Entry of the Theotokos to All! 2017 AD


 The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple.  A Joyous Feast to All! Holy Resurrection Parish in Vancouver, BC/† Свято-Воскресенский Русский Православный Собор, Ванкувер celebrating the Feast in 2011.   Hamatoura Monastery has some very nice e-cards that tell … Continue reading

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Everyones Favourite Saint is On His Way! Prepare for the Feast of St Nicholas! 2017


Forefeast of the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple. Venerable Gregory Decapolites (816). Greetings and Salutations Dear Readers, Wishing all a Joyous Upcoming Feast of St Nicholas!  Here are a few links that may be of helpful … Continue reading

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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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A Byzantine Christmas: The Sun of Justice Performed by Cappella Romana; Salem, Seattle, Portland Dec 14-17th 2017


St. John the Merciful, patriarch of Alexandria (620)   Cappella Romana (FB) presents: “Cappella’s Associate Music Director John Michael Boyer directs exhilarating Byzantine chants for Christmastide in Greek, Arabic, and English. Featuring Lebanon-born guest soloist, Rev’d Deacon John (Rassem) El Massih, and the … Continue reading

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Pacific Northwest GOYA Winter Retreat Dec 8-9th, 2017 Registration Open Now!


St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397) Pacific Northwest GOYA Retreat at All Saints in Gig Harbour!  Register now!

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“The Temple, Worship and Working Out Our Salvation” with Fr Joseph Copeland Dec 1, at St Silouans in Walla Walla, Wa


Martyr Menas of Egypt (304).  Great-martyr Stephen-Urosh III of Dechani, Serbia (1331) (Serbia). St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397). St Silouan’s in Walla Walla presents:  

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Sunday Snapshot: Bell Ringing at St Spiridon’sSeattle, WA Featured in the Seattle Times


St. Paul the Confessor, archbishop of Constantinople (350).  Venerable Barlaam, abbot of Khoutyn (Novgorod) (1192).  New Hieromartyrs Nicitas bishop of Orekhovo-Zuev, Anatoly, Arsenius, Nicholas, Nicholas, Constantine priests, Hieromartyrs Barlaam, Gabriel, Gabriel, Woman Hieromartyrs Nina and Seraphima (1937). Sunday Snapshot: St Spiridon’s Cathedral (FB)  in Seattle, … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: The Great Consecration of St. Martin the Merciful Church in Corvallis, OR Oct 20-22, 2017


  Hieromartyr Zenobius and his sister Zenobia of Aegae, Cilicia (285). Many Years to Father James and all the Church!   Great Consecration of St. Martin the Merciful Church in Corvallis, Oregon  Oct 2017 “On Saturday, October 8/21, the occasion of its 15th anniversary, St. … Continue reading

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Славска прослава/Church Slava at St Michael’s in Burnaby BC Nov 18-19, 2017


 Great-martyr Parasceva of Iconium (3rd c.) Славска прослава Субота, 18. новембар 18:00 Вечерње богослужење са нашим Владиком, Његовим Преосвештенством Г.Г.  Митрофаном 19:00 Освећење славског колача и кољива 19:45 Славска вечера 20:30 Програм 21:30 Музика Драган Бенд Кум славе Војислав Николић са породицом. Улазнице … Continue reading

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 Arctic Light: Finnish Orthodox Music Concert Seattle Performed by Cappella Romana, Portland and Lake Oswego Nov 17-19th


  Cappella Romana (FB) presents:   “Renowned Finnish choral director Timo Nuoranne returns to direct glimmering sacred works from Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, and Estonia. With selections from Cappella Romana’s celebrated recording Arctic Light: Finnish Orthodox Music, and a Trisagion in Estonian, Slavonic, and … Continue reading

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Joyous Feast of St Demetrios to All! 2017


Holy and Glorious Great-martyr Demetrius the Myrrh-gusher of Thessalonica (306). Verily, the inhabited world found thee a great succor in tribulations and a vanquisher of nations, O fight-bearing one. Wherefore, as thou didst demolish the arrogance of Lahosh, and on the battle-field … Continue reading

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Author Book Reading “The Saint Nicholas Day Snow” Presented by Agia Sophia Academy in Beaverton, OR Dec 11, 2017


Holy and Glorious Great-martyr Demetrius the Myrrh-gusher of Thessalonica (306). Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) presents:  

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Fellowship of the Cross Retreat for Young Adults Nov 17-18, 2017, at Goldendale, WA


Prophet Elijah Mission  (fb)in Ellensburg Washington presents:   Please note it is in Goldendale and not in Ellensburg!  Ty to Father Paul Moses for noticing!  

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RSVP! Sign up for free lecture by Alexander Lingas of Cappella Romana at Reed College Nov 7th


For all those who have died by acts of hatred and depravity.   Κύριε ἐλέησον, Κύριε ἐλέησον, Κύριε ἐλέησον.   Cappella Romana (FB) RSVP FOR FREE LECTURE Sign up for free lecture by Alexander Lingas at Reed College Dr. Alexander Lingas “Russian Sacred Music between … Continue reading

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Reminder!!! Fr Zacharias Zacharou of St John the Baptist in Essex Celebrates the Divine Liturgy and Speaks at St Demetrios in Seattle Nov 5th 2017!


Eternal Memory Bishop Antoun.   Dear Readers this is an exceptional repeat post for a very unique event.  We are blessed to have a disciple of Elder Sophrony who was a disciple of St Silouan in the NW.  May it be … Continue reading

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“Understanding the Placement of the Holy Figure Beneath the Veil and Vestment” Master Iconography Class Newberg Oregon Nov 18th, 2017


Bishop Antoun Memory Eternal! The Hagia Theodora School of Byzantine Iconography presents:  

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Serbian-Russian Night – Cрпско-Pуско вече Nov 4th, at St Michaels in Burnaby, BC


The Parish of St Michael the Archangel/СРПСКА ПРАВОСЛАВНА  ЦРКВА  СВ. АРХАНГЕЛ  МИХАИЛО  –  ВАНКУВЕР  (FB) in Burnaby, BC., presents: Драга баћо и сестре, позивамо вас на традиционално Српско – руско вече које ће се одржати у суботу, 4. новембра 19:00 Вечера 20:00 Програм 21:00 Музика … Continue reading

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