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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St Sophia’s is having a Lavender Rose Tea and Church Mosaic Tour July 20, 2019 Victoria, BC


The Holy, Glorious and All-praised Leaders of the Apostles, Peter and Paul (67). Saint Sophia Orthodox Church Victoria British Columbia is having a Lavender Rose Tea:    

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Sunday Snapshot: Reconciliation at St Mary The Protectress Vancouver, Island British Columbia


2nd Sunday after Pentecost. All Russian Saints. Tone one. Apostles’ (Peter & Paul) Fast. Fish Allowed All venerable and holy Fathers of the Holy Mount Athos (movable holiday on the 2nd Sunday of Pentecost). St Mary Protectress Parish fb on Vancouver … Continue reading

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Work Day at Holy Trinity Church, Wilkeson, WA July 20, 2019! Support the Oldest Orthodox Church in the Northwest!


Apostles’ (Peter & Paul) Fast. Venerable Barlaam of Khutyn (1192) (movable holiday on the 1st Friday of Apostles’ Fast). “Tabynsk” and “Kursk-Root” Icons of the Most Holy Theotokos (movable holiday on the 9th Friday of Pascha).  St. Jonah, metropolitan of Moscow (1461).  … Continue reading

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Volunteer Work Week at St Peterś Monastery ! June 23-29, 2019


Third Finding of the Precious Head of St. John the Baptist (850). Virgin-Martyr Helen (1938), New Hieromartyr Tavrion (1939).   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 … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Delights and Music Fundraiser for Holy Nativity of the Theotokos Arabic Mission at St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle- June 9, 2019


The Ascension of our Lord. Holy Georgian Martyrs of Persia (17th-18th c.) (movable holiday on the day of the Holy Ascension) (Georgia). Venerable Symeon Stylites (the Younger) of the Wonderful Mountain (596). Venerable Nicetas Stylites, wonderworker of Pereyaslavl-Zalesski (1186). St. Xenia of Petersburg, fool-for-Christ (Glorification 1988). St Nicholas … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: The Beautiful Church of Sfintii Trei Ierarhi Was Consecrated May 18th, 2019


Hristos a inviat! Sixth Sunday of Pascha: The Blind Man.  Martyr Thalelaeus at Aegae in Cilicia and companions, Martyrs Alexander and Asterius (284). Sfintii Trei Ierarhi Parohia Creştin Ortodoxă din Seattle fb was recently consecrated this past May. Definitely worth a visit:   A video can be … Continue reading

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Basile the Comedian is Coming to Portland June 8th, 2019


Χριστός ἀνέστη! Sixth Sunday of Pascha: The Blind Man. Tone five.  Synaxis of Hieromartyrs of Kholmsk and Podliash Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Portland, Oregon (fb)presents:

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Sunday Snapshot ¨New Eastern Orthodox Christian Church will Celebrate First Pascha (Easter) at Midnight Saturday¨ 2019 An Article from the Spokesman Review


Christ is Risen! Virgin-martyr Glyceria at Heraclea (141) and with her Martyr Laodicius, jailer of St. Glyceria.   New Parish of St Luke was featured in an article before Pascha in the Spokesman Review: ¨New Eastern Orthodox Christian Church will celebrate First Pascha … Continue reading

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A Presentation on the ¨House of Hope¨ an Orphange in Armenia Portland May 26, 2019


Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն Քրիստոսի!   Great-martyr Irene of Thessalonica (1st-2nd c.). New Hieromartyr Nicholas priest (1919). .  St. Kevork´s Church in Clackamas presents: ¨ Breaking the Cycle of Dependency:  Contributing to Armenia’s Future ¨Mer Hooys’ mission is to … 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 2019!  Christ is Risen! Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς Ανέστη! Христос Воскресе! Воистину Воскресе! Hristos a înviat! Adevărat a înviat! Christus Resurrexit! Vere Resurrexit!  المسيح قام! حقا قام! Քրիստոս յառեաւ ի մեռելոց!  Օրհնեալ է յառութիւնն … Continue reading

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Glory to thy Long Suffering O Lord! Holy and Great Friday 2019 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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¨Recognizing Our Shared Humanity with the Homeless¨ and ¨Seattle is Dying¨ How do We Respond?


Passion Week: Great Monday. Martyr Eupsychius of Caesarea in Cappadocia (362). New Martyr Gabriel (1942). To live without Hope is to Cease to live.   Fyodor Dostoevsky Abbot Tryphon posted a very beautiful and inspiring Post on his blog about the homeless … Continue reading

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Update in His Own Words–Abbot Tryphon Sucker Punched by Unknown Assailant Please Pray for Both! Update


Passion Week: Great Monday. Great Lent.  Martyr Eupsychius of Caesarea in Cappadocia (362) New Martyr Gabriel (1942) For those who wish an update on Abbot Tryphon.  He did a post on April 18: ¨An Update from the Old Monk. ¨ … Continue reading

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Abbot Tryphon Sucker Punched by Unknown Assailant Please Pray for Both!


Venerable Joseph the Hymnographer of Sicily (883)  Abbot Tryphon of All-Merciful Saviour Monastery fb on Vashon Island, Washington  was punched by an unknown assailant while he was pumping gas.  While of course we will keep Abbot Tryphon in our prayers.  The … Continue reading

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Warning Will Robinson! OrthoNW getting ready to be back online…


Forefeast of the Annunciation. Venerable Zacharias the Recluse of Egypt (4th c.). Hello Dear Readers, Thank you for your prayers and for those who did not offer thank you for just surviving!  It has been a very busy last few weeks.  I … Continue reading

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Posts Delayed Due to Death and Moving! A Joyous Lent to All! Καλή Σαρακοστή! 2019 I


Great Martyr Theodore Tyro (306) (movable holiday on Saturday of the 1st week of the Great Lent).   Καλή Σαρακοστή !   Dear Readers, There are posts I wish to put up, but I have been busy with my mother dying and passing … Continue reading

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“Aquiring the Mind of Christ” A Retreat at St Ignatius of Antioch Church in Twin Falls, Idaho Feb 22-23, 2019


Week of the Publican and the Pharisee. Tone five.  Fast-free Week. Fast-free  Holy Martyr Agatha of Palermo in Sicily (251). St Ignatius in Twin Falls, Idaho  fb presents:

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Sunday Snapshot A Snowy Orthodox Seattle Feb 2019!


Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee. Tone five.  Venerable Isidore of Pelusium, monk (436-440). St. George, prince of Vladimir (1238).  Venerable Cyril, abbot, wonderworker of New Lake (Novgorod) (1532). Today’s Sunday Snapshot images are from All Merciful Saviour Monastery Seattle, Wa fb and … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Delights and Music Fundraiser for Holy Nativity of the Theotokos Arabic Mission at St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle- Feb 17, 2019


The Meeting of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ.  A Joyous Feast to All! St Nicholas Cathedral Seattle, Washington fb will host a Fundraiser for Holy Nativity of the Theotokos Antiochan Orthodox Mission of Seattle, Washington fb pls note that Konevets … Continue reading

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