Category Archives: Miscellaneous

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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Upcoming Marches for Life for 2019


  Sviatki. Fast-free  The Circumcision of Our Lord Jesus Christ. St. Basil the Great, archbishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia (379). St. Emelia, mother of Sts. Macrina, Basil the Great and Gregory of Nyssa (375).  St. Gregory, bishop of Nazianzus (374) and father of St. … Continue reading

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¨The Psalms -Prayer Book and Window to Christ¨ at Three Hierarchs Mission in Wenatchee, Wa Jan 19, 2019


A Joyous Nativity Season to All!  The 20,000 Martyrs of Nicomedia, including Glycerius, Zeno, Theophilus, Dorotheus, Mardonius, Migdonius, Indes, Gorgonius, Peter, Euthymius, and the virgins Agape, Domna, Theophila and others (302).  St. Cornelius, monk of Krypets Monastery in Pskov (1903). Three Hierarchs … Continue reading

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Go Tell it on the Mountain and Everywhere! Christ is Born! Glorify Him!


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 2018! 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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A Joyous Feast of St Nicholas to All! Dec 2018


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)   Churches dedicated to St. Nicholas in the NW are Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Early Morning Liturgy at Prophet Elijah Mission, Ellensburg, WA 2018


 Prophet Zephaniah (Sophonias) (635 B.C.)  – A Joyous Advent to All! Sunday snapshot of an early morning Liturgy at  Prophet Elijah Mission in Ellensburg Washington fb .  

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St Ignatius of Antioch Church in Twin Falls, Idaho Celebrates 25 Years with Metropolitan Joseph! Dec 15 -16th, 2018


Prophet Nahum (7th c. B.C.)  Righteous Philaret the Merciful of Amnia in Asia Minor (792)  Martyr Ananias of Persia. St Ignatius in Twin Falls, Idaho  fb is celebrating 25 years with their Bishop and and an Ordination to the Deaconate of Stephen Beck.  Remember him … Continue reading

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Help those Orthodox Families who lost homes in the Recent California Fires. 2018


Holy and All-praised Apostle Andrew the First-called (62) St. Elias, schemamonk of Valaam and Verkhoturye (1900) Five of 25 families that attend  St Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church in Chico, California fb lost everything during the recent fires in California.  (Thank you to … Continue reading

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


This is the annual repost of an inspiring lecture given by Abbot Tryphon . Wishing all a Joyous Nativity Fast whether you celebrate the Nativity in a few days or a couple weeks.  Editor. Nativity Fast 2016 A Joyous Fast … Continue reading

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¨The Inspiration for My Prison Ministry¨ An Article by a NW Mother Involved with Prison Ministry for 13 Years


St. Alexander Nevsky (in schema Alexis), grand prince of Novgorod (1263)  A Joyous Advent to All! “I was in Prison and ye came unto me.”  Matt 25:36 Dear Readers if you are looking for a worthwhile charity to donate to this holiday … Continue reading

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A Joyous Nativity Fast to All! (2018)


Beginning of Nativity (St Philip’s) Fast 2018 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 blog of St Sophia’s parish in … Continue reading

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“Preserving Our Culture in a Changing American Environment” Presented by Greeks in Washington Oct 14 Seattle, WA


Uncovering of the relics of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco the Wonderworker PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State  FB Presents:    

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В Е Ч Е РЕПУБЛИКЕ СРПСКЕ/ AN EVENING OF REPUBLIC of SRPSKA St Michaelś Burnaby, BC Oct 6, 2018


 Prophet Jonah (9th c. B.C.).  Hieromartyr Phocas, bishop of Sinope (117). В Е Ч Е РЕПУБЛИКЕ СРПСКЕ 6. ОКТОБАР у 19:00 Свечана сала СПЦ Св. Арханђела Михаила 7837 Canada Way, Burnaby ********** ¨ Вечера ¨ Програм ¨ Музика уживо ¨ Томбола ¨ УЛАЗ $35 – РЕЗЕРВАЦИЈЕ: Тања Суботић Брајић 778-898-3058 ПРИЛОЗИ:  Биљана Кос 778-385-8245 ¨ САВ ПРИЛОГ ЈЕ НАМЕЊЕН … Continue reading

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High Paid Position with OrthodoxNorthwest!! Got your attention? Needs You! Looking for Coeditors!


Prophet Jonah (9th c. B.C.)  Martyr Phocas the Gardener of Sinope (320). St. Peter the Tax-collector of Constantinople (6th cent) High Paid Position with OrthodoxNorthwest!! Got your attention? Needs You! Looking for Coeditors!  Yes your editor has been unable to keep up due to personal … Continue reading

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A Joyous Dormition Feast to All! 2018


The Dormition of Our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary. A Joyful Feast of the Dormition to All!    “In giving birth, O Mother of God, thou hast retained thy virginity, and in falling asleep thou hast not forsaken the … Continue reading

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The Liturgical Art of Bell Ringing August 11th, 2018 at St Anne’s Corvallis Oregon


St Anne’s Orthodox Church fb in Corvallis, Oregon presents: ¨St. Anne Orthodox Church in Corvallis is hosting a bell ringing lecture on Saturday, August 11, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at our church. You, your parishioners and anyone interested in the liturgical art of … Continue reading

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Attention Catholic Readers: John Michael Talbot Benefit Concert Aug 9, 2018 for the Dom Duchovny Byzantine Catholic Monastery in Weston, Oregon


Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the First Six Councils.  Hieromartyr Athenogenes, bishop of Heracleopolis, and his ten disciples (311). Duchovny Dom Monastery fb (Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic) in Weston, Oregon is having a fundraiser with John Michael Talbot. Who would have know there … Continue reading

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“TREZOROS The Lost Jews of Kastoria” Movie July 21 2018 at the Hellenic American Cultural Center


Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents:   Pleased to be screening this film, which is now part of the HACCM film collection. The film chronicles the Jewish life and culture of Kastoria, a beautiful lakeside town in northwestern Greece. … Continue reading

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Agia Sophia Academy Spring Fundraiser Win a Winery Tour July 2018


A Joyous Fast to All! Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed)   Support Agia Sophia Academy’s 2018 Spring Fundraiser and be entered to win a Triangle Wine Country Oregon Winery tour for 6 people! For every $50 you … Continue reading

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