Category Archives: Miscellaneous

“Cloudy Sunday” A Film about Romance ( Christian and Jewish Woman) and the Jewish Community 1943 in Thessaloniki March 26, Seattle


A Joyous Fast to All !   The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents: SEPHARDIC JEWS IN THESSALONIKI Dr. Devin Naar, University of Washington Professor of Sephardic Jewish Studies advises that the film “Cloudy Sunday,” set in Thessaloniki during World War … Continue reading

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Agia Sophia Academy is Hiring Educators for 2017-2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Were Hiring! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)  seeks experienced part-time & full-time educators for the 2017-18 school year.  Visit www.asapdx.org to learn more about these exciting job opportunities!  

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Sunday Snapshot: Door Opening and Raising of the Cross at the Armenian Church in Seattle 2011


Third Sunday of the Great Lent: Adoration of Cross. Tone six. Great Lent. Food with Oil The 42 Martyrs of Ammoria in Phrygia, including: Constantine, Aetius, Theophilus, Theodore, Melissenus, Callistus, Basoes, and others (845).  Venerable Job (Joshua in Schema) of Solovki … Continue reading

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——-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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Reunited: “Francescuccio Ghissi’s St. John Altarpiece” at Portland Art Museum March-July 2017


A Joyous Lent to All! “Reunited: Francescuccio Ghissi’s St. John Altarpiece” Opened  at the Portland Art Museum.   It runs March 25th -July 9th, 2017. “Francescuccio Ghissi (Italian, active 1359–1374), St. John Altarpiece, 1370s, tempera and gold leaf on wood, … Continue reading

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Agia Sophia Academy Seeks A Prinicipal for 2017-2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) , an Orthodox Christian School, seeks an experienced educator to serve as our Principal for the 2017-18 school year.  Learn more at http://www.asapdx.org/about-us/employment/principal-position.  

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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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Поклоничко путовање на Свету Гору 20. до 28. јуна 2017.


 Venerables Marana, Cyanna (Kyra), and Domnica (Domnina), nuns, of Syria (ca. 450).Joyous Lent to All!  Pray for the Suffering Christians of the Middle East. Поклоничко путовање на Свету Гору ЦШО Светог Архангела Михаила организује поклоничко путовање Манастиру Хиландару и другим … Continue reading

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TIGRAN HAMASYAN Jazz Virtuoso Performing March 3rd in Portland.


Week of the Last Judgment. Tone two.  Maslenitsa. Meat is excluded.   Venerable Shio Mgvime (6th c.) (Georgia) (movable holiday on Thursday of the Cheese-fare Week).  St. Scholastica of Italy, sister of St. Benedict (543). SoulPatch Music Productions is proud to … Continue reading

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Special Patristic Greek Reading Class Join Now! Offered by The Classical Learning Resource Center


The Classical Learning Resource Center (FB) presents:  Patristic Greek Reading Class.  An excellent opportunity and offering for those interested. There is no charge for this class and if there are people in the area with a sufficient background in Greek we’d love … Continue reading

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“God is Wonderful in His Saints” A Book of Akathists to Benefit Three Hierarchs Mission in Wenatchee, Wa


Week of the Prodigal Three Hierarchs Mission (fb) in Wenatchee,Washington presents: “God is Wonderful in his Saints”  A book of Akathists. “This beautiful, hard cover compilation is uniquely comprised of Thirty Akathist Hymns (see list below) to many of the most beloved Saints of the Orthodox … Continue reading

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Asking forgiveness of all my Readers for the lack of updates….


Week of the Publican and the Pharisee. Tone eight. Fast-free Week. Fast-free Venerable Ephraim the Syrian (373), Venerable Theodosius, abbot, of Totma (Vologda) (1568),  Venerable Isaac the Syrian, bishop of Nineveh (ascetic writer) (7th c.). Greetings to all readers and … Continue reading

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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him! A.D.2017


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 Merry Christmas and a Joyous Nativity Season 2016! 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 2016


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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“I Will Walk Among You.” A Nativity/Advent Fast Talk by Abbot Tryphon


Nativity Fast 2016 A Joyous Fast to All!  Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery located on beautiful Vashon Island, Wa., offered a Talk during an “Nativity/Advent Fast Retreat at St Barnabas Orthodox Church in Costa Mesa, California last year.  The talk is … Continue reading

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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2016)


2nd day of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast Tuesday November 29, 2016 / November 16, 2016Holy Apostle and Evangelist Matthew (60). A Joyous Nativity Fast to All!  Here are some NW recipe sites to help with the fast. Come and Dine the … Continue reading

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The Summer Pascha! A Joyous Dormition Feast to All 2016!


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary.   Thine Offspring, O Virgin, hath truly made thee to dwell in the Holy of Holies as shining lampstand of the immaterial fire, golden censer of the divine … Continue reading

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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him! 2016 A.D.


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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Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 6/19th 2015


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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