Category Archives: Miscellaneous

——-Old Posts Below Upcoming Events Above——-


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 Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2015


Καλή Σαρακοστή ! The lenten spring has come!    the light of repentance; Let us, brothers, cleanse ourselves from all evil,    crying out to the Giver of Light: Glory to Thee, O Lover of man… Let us begin the time … Continue reading

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March for Life in Olympia Noon Jan 20nd 2015; West Coast Walk for Life!


 Sunday before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). For Thou hast possessed my reins; O Lord, Thou hast holpen me from my mother’s womb.  I will confess Thee,  for … Continue reading

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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him! A.D.2015


The Nativity according to the Flesh of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ.  Sviatki. Fast-free-till the Theophany Eve!   The Adoration of the Magi: Melchior, Caspar, and Balthasar. Commemoration of the shepherds in Bethlehem who were watching their flocks and came to see … Continue reading

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Wishing all on the New Calendar a Joyous Nativity Season 2014! And a Joyous Feast of St Herman of Alaska to All on the Traditional Calendar!


Wishing all on the Gregorian Calendar a Joyous Christmas and Nativity Season!  And a “Merry St Hermanmass” to all on the traditional Calendar.  (Merry St Hermanmass is a phrase I have heard in jest at our Parish and yet it … Continue reading

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Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 6/19th 2014


A Joyous Feast to all!  St Nicholas guard us with your prayers! Above Image of St. Nicholas “Lipensky” (from Lipnya Church of St. Nicholas in Novgorod)  Northwest Parishes dedicated to St Nicholas: Churches dedicated to St. Nicholas in the NW … Continue reading

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St Nicholas is Coming Soon!!! Are You Ready? 2014


 A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! St Nicholas is fast approaching–are you ready? Looking for ideas, crafts, songs, or wish to learn more about St Nicholas and how he is celebrated around the world?  Check out the St. Nicholas Center a portal … Continue reading

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Attention College Students OCF College Conference West Dec 27-30, 2014


Nativity (St Phillip’s) Fast.  A Joyous Fast to All!  Orthodox Christian Fellowship :   (FB)Presents:  Please not the NW own Abbot Tryphon of All Merciful Savior Monastery is the Keynote Speaker! Greetings in Christ!   My name is Nicholas Wacks and I’m … Continue reading

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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2014)


Beginning of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast 2014 Repose of St Herman of Alaska A Joyous Fast to All! A Joyous Nativity Fast to All!  Here are some NW recipe sites to help with the fast. Come and Dine the recipe … Continue reading

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Seattle Holy Unction Service sponsored by Washington Orthodox Clergy Association and St Demetrios’ Church Seattle Nov 4, 2014


 The Washington Orthodox Clergy Association (WOCA) presents a Holy Unction Service for all at St Demetrios’ Church Seattle (FB).

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Special Service for Unborn Children, October 18, 2014 at Annunciation Church in Milwaukie, OR


The Parish of the Annunciation in Milwaukie, Oregon presents:   ( Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland) On Saturday, October 18th, the Church of Annunciation will have Great Vespers at 7pm followed a special prayer service for babies who have died as a result … Continue reading

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Universal Exaltation of the Cross and the Rise of Islam 2014


The Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-giving Cross.     This sites focus is limited to events in the NW that may be of interest to Orthodox Christians.  However world events of late cannot be ignored.  Our fellow Christians … Continue reading

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Upcoming Greek Festivals in Washington State Fall 2014


  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:    News from the Museum    August, 2014 With summer drawing to a close, there are four Greek festivals around the state that will take place in the next few months.  Here is the … Continue reading

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“Expanding the Greek Legacy A Historical Odyssey” University of Washinton Exhibit Aug 18-Oct 6, 2014


Dormition Fast   The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:   EXPANDING THE GREEK LEGACY; A Historical Odyssey August 18-October 6, 2014 University of Washington – Seattle Suzzallo Allen Library Lobby, ground floor Allen North Hours: http://www.lib.washington.edu/about/hours/suzzallo This exhibit recognizes the distinguished … Continue reading

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Study Modern Greek Online with the University of Washington State Fall 2014


  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:       University of Washington  Modern Greek Classes – Fall of 2014 From: Loryn Paxton <lpaxton@uw.edu> Subject: Modern Greek Language opportunity Here’s a great new opportunity for anyone who wants to learn … Continue reading

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Holy Land Tour this October 13-25, 2014 with Orthodox Tours Plan Now!


Orthodox Tours presents: “Ancient and Holy in the Holy Land” (Israel – Palestine and Jordan) with Fr. Ilya Gotlinsky   October 13 – 25, 2014 The proposed trip is an Orthodox Christian pilgrimage and educational tour. We combine visits to sites of … Continue reading

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NW Priest Preparing for Mission to the Philippines-You Can Help!


Great-martyr Marina (Margaret) of Antioch in Pisidia (4th c.) ““By Divine Providence, the diaspora emerged in order that the light of Orthodoxy would shine throughout the world.” — St John of Shanghai and San Francisco Sixty years ago, Saint John … Continue reading

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New edition of Spiritual Spring/Весна духовная Dedicated to St John of SF Get Your Copy Now!


Holy Royal Martyrs of Russia: Tsar Nicholas II, Tsarit-sa Alexandra, Crown Prince Alexis, and Grand-duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia, and those martyred with them (1918). Spiritual Spring (FB) the journal of the Western American Diocese of ROCOR is a a great … Continue reading

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“A Cold Age” A Reflection by Fr Farley of St Hermans in Surrey, BC


“A Cold Age.” is a reflection recently ran on the OCA website written by the NW own Fr Farley of St Herman of Alaska Parish in Surrey, BC.  Fr Farley is a busy Priest here is an excerpt from the … Continue reading

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Ecumenical Patriarchate commends Alexander Lingas of Cappella Romana


XB! A letter of commendation from His All-Holiness +BARTHOLOMEW Ecumenical Patriarch and of Constantinople and New Rome.For the work “A Time for Life” by Robert Kyr in concert this May 2 and 3 to Alexander Lingas of Artistic Director Cappella Romana (FB): Χρόνια Πολλά! … Continue reading

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