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Memory Eternal! – Funeral Preparations for Bishop Varlaam (Novakshonoff) of the Monastery of All Saints Dewdney, BC Feb 21-22, 2020


Tuesday February 18, 2020 / February 5, 2020 Week of the Prodigal Son. Tone two. Holy Martyr Agatha of Palermo in Sicily (251). St. Theodosius, archbishop of Chernigov (1696).   Αἰωνία ἡ μνήμη,  Вѣчьнаꙗ памѧть, Veșnica pomenire! Hat tip to Orthodox Christianity website … Continue reading

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Fellowship of the Cross for Young Adults Feb 21-23, 2020 Ellensburg, WA


Week of the Publican and the Pharisee. Tone one. Fast-free Week. Fast-free Forefeast of the Meeting of Our Lord Martyr Tryphon of Campsada near Apamea in Syria (250).  Venerable Peter of Galatia, hermit near Antioch in Syria (429).  Venerable Vendemianus (Bendemianus), hermit of … Continue reading

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ONE MOUTH & ONE HEART Orthodox Liturgical Singing Workshop at Annunciation Church in Milwaukie, OR March 7, 2020


Venerable Macarius the Great of Egypt (390). St. Mark, archbishop of Ephesus (1444). The Parish of the Annunciation fb in Milwaukie, Oregon presents:   Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland   ONE MOUTH & ONE HEART Orthodox Liturgical Singing Workshop Saturday March 7, 2020 at … Continue reading

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Vespers of Viktor Kalinnikov for Sunday of the Prodigal Feb 15, 2020 at St Nicholas in Portland, OR


St. Athanasius the Great (373) and St. Cyril (444), archbishops of Alexandria. Venerable Cyril, schemamonk, and Venerable Maria, schemanun (1337) (parents of St. Sergius of Radonezh). Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland! Kliros fb, a mixed chorus dedicated to the presentation of quality Eastern Orthodox music in liturgical services presents … Continue reading

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PreLenten Retreat with Archimandrite Gerasim, at St Silouan Walla Walla, WA Feb 7-8th, 2020


Veneration of the Precious Chains of the Holy and All-glorious Apostle Peter.  New Martyr Nicholas of Mitylene (1777).   St Silouan’s in Walla Walla, Washington fb presents:

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“PERFORMING POLITICS, EMBODYING RESISTANCE IN GREECE, 1955 TO 2015” Presented by the University of Washington Hellenic Studies Program Feb 6, 2020


  St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450). The University of Washington Hellenic Studies Program Presents: W Hellenic Studies invites you to a talk by VANGELIS CALOTYCHOS   Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7 pm, UW Communications Building … Continue reading

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Camp St Mary Early Registration has Started for July 2020!


St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450) “Camp St. Mary   Early registration has begun!   “Camp St Mary of Egypt is sponsored by the parishes of the NW Deanery of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese   … Continue reading

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Fall Open Enrollment at Agia Sophia Academy Portland Jan 30, 20120


Venerable Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch (529). Venerable Michael of Klops Monastery, fool-for-Christ (Novgorod) (1452). Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy presents: ENROLLMENT OPEN HOUSE 5pm – 7pm It’s time to start thinking about schooling for the fall … find out what ASA … Continue reading

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Developing an End of Life Ministry at Annunciation Church in Milwaukie, OR Jan 25, 2020


Synaxis of the Holy Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist,John. The Parish of the Annunciation fb in Milwaukie, Oregon presents:       Save the date! Announcing a one day workshop: “Developing an End-of-Life Ministry” Saturday, January 25th. For over twenty years, … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany 2020!


 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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Holy Apostles will Bless the Columbia Tomorrow on Holy Theophany! Jan 19, 2020


Saturday before the Nativity and before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). Fast Day. Martyrs Theopemptus, bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas (303). Venerable Syncletica of Alexandria (350). New Hieromartyr Joseph and with him … Continue reading

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Upcoming Marches for Life for 2020


  Saturday before the Nativity and before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). Fast Day. Martyrs Theopemptus, bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas (303). Venerable Syncletica of Alexandria (350). New Hieromartyr Joseph and with … Continue reading

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“The Eye” a Book Signing with Author Tom Doulis by The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Jan 25, 2020


Forefeast of the Theophany. St. Sylvester, pope of Rome (335). Righteous Juliana of Lazarevo (1604). Repose (1833), the second finding of relics (1991) of Venerable Seraphim, wonderworker of Sarov. Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   “Join us as we honor Tom … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! A Joyous St Basil’s Day and the Great Feast of the Circumcision


31st Week after Pentecost. Tone five. Sviatki. Fast-free The Circumcision of Our Lord Jesus Christ. St. Basil the Great, archbishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia (379). New Hieromartyr Jeremiah (1918). New Hieromartyrs Platon, bishop of Revel, Estonia and Priests Michael and Nicholas (1919).St. Emelia, … Continue reading

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Nativity Fast Advent Retreat and Fellowship of the Cross for Young Adults Dec 13-14th, 2019 at Holy Cross Church, Yakima, WA


25 th Sunday after Pentecost. Tone eight. Nativity (St. Philip’s Fast). Fish Allowed Apodosis of the Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple. Hieromartyr Clement, pope of Rome (101).  St Clement, Bishop of Ochrid and Enlightener of the Bulgarians. Great-martyr Catherine of Alexandria … Continue reading

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A Joyous Feast of the Entry of the Theotokos to All! 2019


 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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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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¨Christmas in Constantinople¨ by Cappella Romana Vancouver, Seattle, Portland Dec 19, 20, 21- 22 2019


Apostles Philemon and Archippus, Martyr Apphia, wife of Philemon, and St. Onesimus, disciple of St. Paul (ca. 109).   Cappella Romana (FB) presents: Christmas in Constantinople This Christmas, journey through time and space with Cappella Romana to experience the holiday in Constantinople. Hear Byzantine music in Greek … 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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