New York City: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Liturgy on Eve of Dormition Fast - 08/16/18
On Sunday, August 12, the 11th Sunday after Pentecost, and the feast of the Holy Apostles of the Seventy, Silas, Silvanus & Crescens, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.
Hartford, CT: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of St. Panteleimon Church - 08/15/18
The clergy and parishioners of St. Panteleimon Church in Hartford, CT celebrated their patronal feast day. Joining them on Wednesday, August 8, for the All-Night Vigil and Thursday, August 9, for the Divine Liturgy was Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York.
New York City: On Feast of Our Lady of Pochaev, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 08/09/18
On Sunday, August 5, the feast of the Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.
Sea Cliff, New York: St. Seraphim of Sarov Parish celebrates Patronal Feast - 08/09/18
In every family, there are important joyous dates and feasts. The main holiday of the parish family of St. Seraphim Memorial Church dedicated to the Re-establishment of Unity in the Russian Church is their patronal feast.
Northville, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Day of Remembrance of the Fallen Faithful at St. George Pathfinders Camp - 08/09/18
Every year, St. George Pathfinders of America’s New York-based "Tsarskoe Selo" Chapter holds a summer camp for boy and girl scouts of Russian heritage in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York.
Woodbourne, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul Chapel in NORR Camp - 08/07/18
On Wednesday the 11th and Thursday the 12th of July, for the feast of the Holy Supreme Leaders of the Apostles Peter & Paul, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, paid an archpastoral visit to the Orthodox Youth Camp of the Association of Russian Explorers Outside of Russia in the Catskill Mountains, Woodbourne, NY.
Faces of the Diocese
Andrew Gould: "An American Shrine to Honor the Russian Royal Martyrs" - 07/17/18
It has been my particular honor to create a magnificent shrine and reliquary for the Russian Royal Martyrs. The shrine was commissioned by an American convert to Orthodoxy as a gift to the Hermitage of the Holy Cross, a Russian Orthodox monastery in Wayne, WV.
"The Church for Everyone" – An Interview with Archpriest Victor Potapov - 07/09/18
On Monday, January 8, as part of his broader ROCOR Studies project, Deacon Andrei Psarev (assistant professor of Russian Church History and Canon Law at Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY) visited St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC, where he conducted an interview with its rector, Archpriest Victor Potapov.
Albany, NY: Annual Church Musicians’ Conference to be held at Nativity of the Holy Virgin Church - 08/14/18
From October 3-7, Albany, NY will host the 27th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ Conference, with the theme "Strengthening the Foundation in Orthodox Church Singing Today: the Obikhod...
Lewisburg, PA: Holy Protection Mission to host Viewing of "Becoming Truly Human" - 08/01/18
On Saturday, August 25, Holy Protection Mission in Lewisburg, PA will host a viewing of the Ancient Faith documentary "Becoming Truly Human,"
Woodbourne, NY: NORR Camp launches Repair Fund in Honor of Archpriests Seraphim Slobodskoy, Alexey Ohotin - 07/10/18
Camp NORR needs your help! The Sts. Peter & Paul Chapel, constructed in 1973, is in need of major repairs. For 45 years, it has withstood hot summers and harsh winters, but they have taken their toll.
Directive from Synod of Bishops on Condition of Affairs at Synodal Candle Factory - 07/03/18
The Synod of Bishops "resolved… to close the Synodal Candle Factory and to dissolve its attendant St. Zosima corporation… to earnestly entreat the parishes of the North American dioceses to support the monasteries through the ordering of candles… if for honorable reasons parishes do not order from the monasteries indicated, to impose a tax in the amount of 10 percent of the profit from sales of said candles."
Chosen One of the Mother of God
"The 20th Anniversary of Jose’s Murder" – On the 19th Annual Pilgrimage to the Grave of Jose Muñoz-Cortes
The Iveron Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Portaitissa" and the Myrrh-Streaming "Montreal" Icon of the Iveron Mother of God
Protodeacon Serge Arlievsky: "Consequences of the 1917 Revolution - Russians in the Lower Hudson Valley"