Category Archives: Lectures/Retreats

“A Nation on the Brink” a Reflection from Abbot Tryphon June 2020


Entrance of St. Nina (Nino), Equal-to-the-Apostles, into Georgia (323) (Georgia). Monk-martyrs and confessors John, Conon, Jeremias, Cyril, Theoctistus, Barnabas, Maximus, Theognostus, Joseph, Gennadius, Gerasimus, Mark, and Herman of Cyprus, who suffered under the Latins (1231). We all know of the wrongful death … Continue reading

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Orthodox Ethos Debuts today on the Great Feast of the Annunciation!


Sixth Week of the Great Lent. Tone one. Great Lent. Fish Allowed The Annunciation of Our Most Holy Lady, the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. New Hieromartyr Tikhon, patriarch of Moscow and All Russia (1925). Venerable Sabbas the New (1948). “Annunciation” … 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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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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Pilgrimage with Abbot Tryphon to the Holy Land! May 2020


St. Paul of Thebes, Egypt (341), and St. John Calabytes (“Hut-dweller”) of Constantinople, monks (450).   Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery fb on Vashon Island, Washington is leading a pilgrimage:   Abbot Tryphon has a both a Blog The Morning Offering (Daily Inspiration from … Continue reading

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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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The Classical Learning Resource Center is Going to Greece Summer 2021!


Apodosis of the Theophany. The Holy Fathers slain at Sinai and Raithu: Isaiah, Sabbas, Moses and his disciple Moses, Jeremiah, Paul, Adam, Sergius, Domnus, Proclus, Hypatius, Isaac, Macarius, Mark, Benjamin, Eusebius, Elias, and others (4th-5th c.). St. Nina (Nino), equal-to-the-Apostles, enlightener of Georgia … Continue reading

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Pre Lenten Women’s Retreat at Holy Resurrection Tacoma WA Feb 15, 2020


Venerable Theodosius the Great, the Cenobiarch (529). Venerable Michael of Klops Monastery, fool-for-Christ (Novgorod) (1452). Holy Resurrection Church Tacoma WA fb presents:

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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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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 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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¨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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¨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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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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