Category Archives: Lent

Remembering the Suffering Christians of Egypt. A Blessed Palm Sunday and Holy Week to All! And a Good Resurrection! 2017 AD


The Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem In Memoriam:  Forget not the Coptic Christians who face martyrdom for the Faith in Christ and willingness to suffer him.  Today Coptic Christians were killed for simply attending Church on Palm Sunday by … Continue reading

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Orthodoxy on Tap for Young Adults at St Demetrios in Seattle April 5th and 26th, 2017!


A Joyous Lent to All!   Orthodoxy on Tap at St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle. (fb)   Join us at Pre-Sanctified Liturgy, Wednesday, April 5th & 26th Orthodoxy on Tap if for all college students and young adults. … Continue reading

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“A Weekend with Abbot Tryphon” March 18-19th at St Silouan’s in Walla Walla, Washington


 A Joyous Fast to All!  Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery located on beautiful Vashon Island, Wa., will be giving a Retreat at St Silouan Orthodox Church in Walla Walla, Washington. Abbot Tryphon has a both a Blog The Morning Offering … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Pan Orthodox Vespers at St Demetrios Sunday of Orthodoxy Seattle March 5, 2017


St. Gregory Palamas the Archbishop of Thessalonica (movable holiday on the 2nd Sunday of the Great Lent). The Pan-Orthodox Vespers in Western Washington for the Sunday of Orthodoxy took place at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle (Fb), sponsored by the Washington … Continue reading

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Men’s Lenten Retreat March 31-April 2nd hosted by St John the Forerunner Monastery in Goldendale, WA


St. Porphyrius, bishop of Gaza (420).  St. Photina, the Samaritan woman, and her sisters Anatola, Phota, Photis, Parasceva, and Cyriaca; her sons Photinus and Joses; and Sebastian the Duke, Victor, and Christodulus — all martyred under Nero (66) (Greek).  Joyous … Continue reading

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“St Innocent of Alaska & The Way of the Cross” A Lenten Retreat March 31st-April1st in Pullman, WA


A Joyous Lent to All! St Katherine’s Mission in Pullman Washington will host a Retreat: “St Innocent  of Alaska and the Way of the Cross” March 31 – April 1st, on the topic of  and the Holy Cross given by … Continue reading

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Orthodoxy on Tap for Young Adults at St Demetrios in Seattle March 8 and 22!


Great-martyr Theodore the Tyro (306).  St. Hermogenes, patriarch of Moscow and all Russia (1612).  St. Nicholas (Planas), priest in Athens (1932).  A Joyous Lent to All!   Orthodoxy on Tap at St Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Seattle. (fb) Orthodoxy … Continue reading

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A Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2017


 Καθαρά Δευτέρα Venerable Auxentius, monk of Bithynia (470).  St. Cyril, Equal-to-the-Apostles, teacher of the Slavs (869) , St. Ilarion the Georgian of Imeretia and Mt. Athos (1854) (Georgia) Καλή Σαρακοστή !   The lenten spring has come!    the light of repentance; … Continue reading

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Seattle Churches having Sunday Vespers with Guest Speakers for Lent 2017


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone two. Maslenitsa. Meat is excluded St. Alexis, metropolitan of Moscow and miracleworker of all Russia (1378). The Washington Orthodox Clergy Association (WOCA) All Services Begin at 5:00 PM March 5th (Sunday of Orthodoxy) St. Demetrios … Continue reading

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