Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Preserve the History! If You are Descended from the Area of Asia Minor, Princess Islands, Eastern Thrace etc with the Univ of Florida Research May 2018


Χριστός ἀνέστη! St. Alexis Toth, priest of Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania (1909) Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   Welcoming Ph.D. student. G. Topalides from the University of Florida- Coming to Portland/Vancouver area week of May 6th, 2018 Also interested in descendants from … Continue reading

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Page Break with Lovely Sunset Silhouette of St Spiridon Cathedral in Seattle with the Space Needle in the Background


St Spiridon’s Cathedral (FB) in Seattle with the ¨iconic” Space Needle in the background. For this parish and city, for every city and country, and for the faithful who live in them, let us pray to the Lord.  Lord have mercy. … Continue reading

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Volunteer Work Week at St Peterś Monastery ! July 7- 13 2018


 Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе!   Martyrs Terence, Pompeius, Africanus, Maximus, Zeno, Alexander, Theodore, and 33 others, beheaded at Carthage (250).  St. Peter’s Monastery Harrison Montana presents: Volunteer Work Week: Adults and adults with children over 14 years old are welcome to work with our visiting monks for all or … Continue reading

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Summer Youth Campers for St Peterś Monastery is Filling up Fast ! June 23- 29 2018


Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς Ανέστη!  Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе!  Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat!  “Life- giving Spring” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (movable holiday on the Friday of the Bright Week). Commemoration of the renewal (sanctification) of the Holy … Continue reading

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Nana Mouskouri in Concert May 1, 2018


XB!   “Life- giving Spring” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos (movable holiday on the Friday of the Bright Week). Commemoration of the renewal (sanctification) of the Holy Theotokos temple near the Life-giving Spring in Constantinople (5th c.) (movable holiday on … Continue reading

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103rd Commemoration’s of the Armenian Genocide In the NW 2018


Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն Քրիստոսի!     This April 24th is the 103rd Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide in Turkey.  (An event still not acknowledged there)  Here are some events commemorating it in the NW.  As I … Continue reading

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See Intent to Destroy¨ a Documentary on the Armenian Holocaust April 21st, 2018 and Support Our Armenian Brothers!


Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն Քրիստոսի!   Blessed Martyrs and Fathers of the St. David-Gareji Monastery (17th c.) (Georgia) (movable holiday on the Tuesday of the Bright Week).A Joyous Bright Week to All! This April 24th is the 103rd Anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Χριστός Ανέστη! Hristos a înviat! Христос Воскресе! Christ is Risen! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց! !المسيح قام! حقا قام ! ქრისტე აღსდგა! Christus Resurrexit! 2018


Wishing all a Joyous PASCHA and  Brightweek 2018!  Christ is Risen!   Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς Ανέστη! Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Christus Resurrexit! Vere Resurrexit! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն Քրիստոսի! Cristo ha … Continue reading

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Glory to thy Long Suffering O Lord! Holy and Great Friday 2018 AD


Glory to Thy Long Suffering O Lord! Today He who hung the earth upon the waters is hung upon the Cross. He who is King of the angels is arrayed in a crown of thorns. He who wraps the heaven … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Fr. Michael Johnson Awarded BSA Medal of Honor for His Heroic Action to Protect a Person He Did Not Know at Assumption Parish in Seattle 2018


Fourth Sunday of the Great Lent.  Venerable John Lestvichnik (of the ladder) (movable holiday on the 4th Sunday of the Great Lent).  Martyr Conon of Isauria (2nd c.). St. Nicholas (1919).  New Hieromartyr John priest and New Hieromartyrs Mardarius and Theopane (1938).  St. Nicholas (Velimirovich), bishop … Continue reading

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Hope everyone is having a Joyous Fast! St John of the Ladder 2018


Fourth Sunday of the Great Lent.  Venerable John Lestvichnik (of the ladder) (movable holiday on the 4th Sunday of the Great Lent).  Martyr Conon of Isauria (2nd c.). St. Nicholas (1919).  New Hieromartyr John priest and New Hieromartyrs Mardarius and Theopane (1938).  St. Nicholas (Velimirovich), bishop … Continue reading

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The Akathist Hymn Performed by Cappella Romana in Seattle/Portland March 16-17, 2018


Appearance of the Kolomenskoye Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos, “Reigning” (1917). Hieromartyr Theodotus, bishop of Cyrenia (315).  St. Arsenius, bishop of Tver (1409). Virgin-martyr Euthalia of Sicily (257). A Joyous Lent to All! Apologies for the late notice just learned of this.  Editor. Cappella Romana (fb) … Continue reading

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¨Trezoros¨ A Film about Greek Sephardic (Jewish) Families Under the Nazis March 11, 2018


St. Tarasius, archbishop of Constantinople (806)  A Joyous Lent to all!  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:       Seattle Jewish Film Festival: “Trezoros” Sephardic Spotlight Sunday, March 11 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm AMC Pacific Place | 600 Pine … Continue reading

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An Evening of Orthodox Spiritual Music/Вече православне духовне музике at St Michaels in Burnaby, BC March 17, 2018


Venerable Leo, bishop of Catania in Sicily (ca. 780).  Wishing all a Joyous Lent! The Parish of St Michael the Archangel/СРПСКА ПРАВОСЛАВНА  ЦРКВА  СВ. АРХАНГЕЛ  МИХАИЛО  –  ВАНКУВЕР  (FB) in Burnaby, BC.,  Вече православне духовне музике У суботу, 17. марта у организацији Српске Православне Цркве Св. Арханђела … Continue reading

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Xylouris White Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland- March 15, 2018


 St. Cyril, Equal-to-the-Apostles, teacher of the Slavs (869).  St. Raphael, bishop of Brooklyn (1915).  A Joyous Lent to all! Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents: ¨A passion for exploration comes naturally to Xylouris White, the ruggedly visionary duo formed of … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Article on Theophany 2018 Celebrated by Three Parishes in the Inland Northwest!


First Sunday of the Great Lent: Triumph of Orthodoxy. Tone five. Great Lent. Food with Oil    A Joyous Lent to All! “Cyprus” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos from the village Staromniy, Moscow region (movable holiday on the 1st Sunday of … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: St Thomas Orthodox Church Snohomish, Wa in the Herald Net


First Sunday of the Great Lent: Triumph of Orthodoxy. Tone five. Great Lent. Food with Oil    A Joyous Lent to All! “Cyprus” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos from the village Staromniy, Moscow region (movable holiday on the 1st Sunday … Continue reading

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A Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2018


Beginning of the Great Lent. Tone four.  Clean Monday. Venerables Barsanuphius the Great and John the Prophet, monks of Palestine (6th c.). St. Photius, patriarch of Constantinople (891).  Virgin-martyr Dorothea, and with her Martyrs Christina and Callista, sisters, and Theophilus, at Caesarea in Cappadocia (288-300). Καλή Σαρακοστή ! The lenten spring … Continue reading

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Annual Crab Fest at Holy Apostles Shoreline, Washington Feb 24, 2018


The Sunday of Forgiveness. Tone four. Cheesefare Sunday. Meat is excluded Holy Martyr Agatha of Palermo in Sicily 251   Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church (FB) in Shoreline, Washington presents:

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The Salish Brotherhood of St John the Wonderworker Retreat Feb 23-25, 2018 Vashon Island, WA


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone three. Maslenitsa. Meat is excluded Holy and Righteous Symeon the God-receiver and Anna the Prophetess (1st c.). St. Nicholas, enlightener of Japan (1912).   All-Merciful Saviour Monastery fb presents: Here is a link with a reflection on a retreat that Abbot Tryphon … Continue reading

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