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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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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¨Communicating with People in Personal Crisis¨ July 21, 2018 at Holy Apostles Shoreline, Washington


Martyr Justin the Philosopher, and those with him at Rome: Martyrs Justin, Chariton and his wife Charita, Euelpistus, Hierax, Peon, Valerian and Justus (166). Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church (FB) in Shoreline, Washington presents: ¨Would you like to learn skills to help you understand and approach someone who is having a personal crisis? Orthodox … Continue reading

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¨The Christmas Tango/Το Τανγκό των Χριστουγέννων¨ Movie Night June 16, 2018 at the Hellenic American Cultural Center


Χ Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents: HACCM is excited to be showing The Christmas Tango-To Tango ton Hristouyennon A 2011 film directed by Nikos Koutelidakis June 16, 2018 7 pm Upstairs in the museum 3131 NE Glisan Portland, Oregon English … Continue reading

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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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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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