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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

A Joyous Feast of St Demetrios to All! 2019


Holy and Glorious Great-martyr Demetrius the Myrrh-streamer of Thessalonica (306) Wishing all a Joyous Feast of St Demetrios!   May the Great Saint pray for all those facing suffering for Christ sake.  And May He pray that the Church would live in peace … Continue reading

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¨The New Greek Americans 1960-2018¨ a Documentary Presented by Greeks in Washington Seattle, Wa Nov 17, 2019


Demetrius (Parental) Saturday. Remembrance of the dead. Great-martyr Artemius at Antioch (362). PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State  FB Presents:  

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A Celebration Of Rouvelas And Kaltsounis Award Winners  at St Demetrios Seattle Nov14, 2019


Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the Seventh Ecumenical Council (787). Martyrs Nazarius, Gervase, Protase, and Celsus of Milan (1st c.). Venerable Parasceva (Petka) of Epibatima, Thrace, whose relics are in Iasi, Romania (11th c.). St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle. (fb) presents: A Celebration … Continue reading

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Late Notice! Tomorrow¨Spiritual Warfare Retreat with Joy Corey¨ at Holy Myrrhbearers in Bonners, Ferry Idaho Oct 26, 2019


New Hieromartyr John (1930).  New Hieromartyr John (Pommer) bishop of Riga (1934). Venerable Laurence (1937).  New Hieromartyr Nicholas confessor mitropoliten of Alma-Ata (1955).  Martyr Domnina of Anazarbus (286).  St. Martin the Merciful, bishop of Tours (397). Holy Myrrhbearer Orthodox Church (fb) Presents:  Sorry … Continue reading

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¨Kastalsky Requiem: Memory Eternal to the Fallen Heroes¨ by Cappella Romana Nov 8 Seattle Nov 9 Portland , Lincoln City 11th, 2019


Venerable Cosmas the Hymnographer, bishop of Maiuma (787). St. Euphrosyne (Mezenova) the Faster, schema-abbess of Siberia (1918).  New Hieromartyr Nicholas confessor mitropoliten of Alma-Ata (1955). New Hieromartyr Alexander priest (1940).   Cappella Romana (FB) presents: Kastalsky Requiem: Memory Eternal to the Fallen Heroes … Continue reading

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¨Herzegovina Evening ¨at the Church of St Michael Burnaby, Vancouver, British Columbia Nov 2nd, 2019


Hieromartyr Cyprian, Virgin-martyr Justina and Martyr Theoctist of Nicomedia (304). Blessed Andrew, fool-for-Christ at Constantinople (911). The Parish of St Michael the Archangel/СРПСКА ПРАВОСЛАВНА  ЦРКВА  СВ. АРХАНГЕЛ  МИХАИЛО  –  ВАНКУВЕР   in Burnaby, BC. (FB) presents: Драга браћо и сестре, Позивамо вас на традиционално Херцеговачко вече 2. новембра у свечаној сали наше цркве. 19:00 … Continue reading

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Menś and Womenś Retreats at St. Andrew Orthodox Church in Arlington, Nov 8 and 9, 2019


Uncovering of the relics of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco the Wonderworker (ROCOR) St Andrew Orthodox Church   (fb) in Arlington, Washington presents:

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Don´t Miss the 16th Annual Greek Fest at St Annes in Corvallis Oregon Oct 12-13, 2019


Venerable Chariton the Confessor, abbot of Palestine (350). Venerables Cyril, schemamonk and Maria, schemanun (1337) (parents of St. Sergius of Radonezh). Uncovering of the relics of St. Elizabeth Romanov (1918). St Anne’s Orthodox Church in Corvallis, Oregon (fb) presents its Greek Fest.   OPA!  (Reposted … Continue reading

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¨Orthodox Liturgy and Books¨ a Lecture by Archbishop Benjamin at Whitworth University Oct 14, 2019


Venerable Chariton the Confessor, abbot of Palestine (350). Venerables Cyril, schemamonk and Maria, schemanun (1337) (parents of St. Sergius of Radonezh). Uncovering of the relics of St. Elizabeth Romanov (1918). Orthodox Archbishop to Speak at Whitworth University Whitworth University is honored to host Archbishop … Continue reading

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St Kosmas West Conference “Technology and Orthodoxy” Sanger, California Nov 15-17, 2019


Holy Protomartyr and Equal-to-the-Apostles Thecla of Iconium (1st c.). Saint Kosmas West Conference presents:  Only a few spots still Available!  This is not a local conference but one that may be of interest to some in the area.  

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Men’s Retreat “Orthodox Spiritual Life Finding a Balance” at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Portland, OR Oct 18-20, 2019


Holy Protomartyr and Equal-to-the-Apostles Thecla of Iconium (1st c.). Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral fb presents: 5th Annual Men’s Ministry Retreat, October 18-20 The Men’s Ministry of Holy Trinity invites men of all ages to its annual retreat, led by Fr. Deacon Dr. … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: The Visit of the Miraculous Myrrhstreaming Iveron Icon of the Mother of God to a NW Parish this past August/Sept, 2019


The Conception of the Honorable, Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John. Canonization (1977) of St. Innocent Metropolitan of Moscow. “Hawaiian” Myrrh-streaming Iveron Ikon of the Theotokos (2007). St. John the Baptist Church in Post Falls fb recently was blessed with the visit of … Continue reading

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Fellowship of the Cross for East and West of the Cascades! Oct 25-26, 2019 in Goldendale WA


The Conception of the Honorable, Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John. Canonization (1977) of St. Innocent Metropolitan of Moscow. Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington presents:  Fellowship of the Cross in Goldendale, Washington!  

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Family Retreat at St John’s Monastery in Goldendale, Oct 26, 2019


The Conception of the Honorable, Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John. Canonization (1977) of St. Innocent Metropolitan of Moscow. “Hawaiian” Myrrh-streaming Iveron Ikon of the Theotokos (2007). St John the Forerunner Monastery  presents:    

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“Acquiring the Mind of Christ” Retreat with Archimandrite Sergius Oct 12, 2019 at St Paul Brier, WA and Vespers & Lecture at St Katherines Kirkland Washington Oct 11, 2019


Prophet Jonah (9th c. B.C.). Hieromartyr Phocas, bishop of Sinope (117). St. Paul Orthodox Church-Brier, Washington (fb) presents:  Please note Friday and Saturday are different locations.   Friday, 10/11 @ St. Katherine Orthodox Church, Kirkland, Washington.  6:30pm, Moleben w/ Wonderworking Icon of St. Anna … Continue reading

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” The Story of Icons-The Visual Arts of the Early Christians” with Frederica Mathewes-Green at Three Hierarchs Mission in Wenatchee, Wa Oct 6, 2019


Prophet Jonah (9th c. B.C.). Three Hierarchs Mission fb presents:  

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¨ Euripides: A Modern, 2,425 -Year – Old Playwright¨ Lecture – by Dr. Effie Piliouni Albrecht Presented by The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Oct 19, 2019


Prophet Jonah (9th c. B.C.). Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)      What: Lecture 7:00pm    When: October 19, 2019    Time: Doors open 6:30 pm    Location: Holy Trinity Cathedral         Fr. Elias Stephanopoulos          … Continue reading

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Benefit Dinner and Auction for St John’s Monastery in Goldendale, Oct 20, 2019


Apodosis of the Exaltation of the Cross. Apostle Quadratus of the Seventy (130). St John the Forerunner Monastery is having its annual fundraising dinner:  

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Plan Now Winter Youth Retreat Jan 18-20, 2020 Lake Steven’s WA


Venerable Eumenes, bishop of Gortyna (7th c.). Glorification (1698) of Venerable Euphrosyne, nun, of Suzdal (1250) Click above for more info!      

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2nd Annual AHEPA Family Wine Tasting Fund Raiser Seattle, WA Oct 12, 2019


Martyrs Sophia and her three daughters: Faith (Vera), Hope (Nadezhda), and Love (Lyubov), at Rome (137). AHEPA Seattle, Chapter #177 presents:  

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