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Boston, MA: Local Parishes hold Joint Rite of Orthodoxy Service - 03/24/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, local parishes of the Greater Boston area, served Vespers with the Rite of Orthodoxy in Holy Epiphany Church in Roslindale, MA.


Jordanville: "Last Days of the Last Tsar" Exhibit extended to May 17 - 03/23/19

There are many museums in Central NY. Among the most interesting is the Russian History Museum located on the grounds of the historic Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville. Who knew there was a museum in Jordanville?


Strathfield, Australia: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy, leads Rite of Orthodoxy - 03/21/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, Archbishop of Australia & New Zealand, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Sts. Peter & Paul Diocesan Cathedral in Strathfield, Australia.


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Triumph of Orthodoxy Rite in Synodal Cathedral - 03/20/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy and led the Rite of Orthodoxy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


Jordanville, NY: First Week of Great Lent in Holy Trinity Monastery - 03/18/19

During the first week of Great Lent, March 11-16, the full cycle of divine services was held in Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.


New York – Charlotte – Mebane: On First Week of Great Lent, Bishop Nicholas leads Hierarchal Services in Diocesan Parishes - 03/18/19

On the first week of Great Lent, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan performed archpastoral visits to parishes of the Diocese, and led the lenten services there.


Nanuet, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion visits Novo-Diveevo Convent, performs Monastic Tonsure - 03/18/19

On Tuesday of the first week of Great Lent, March 12, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern American & New York paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY.


New York City: Divine Services in Synodal Cathedral on Theodore Saturday - 03/16/19

On Saturday, March 16, Great Lenten services were held at the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


11th Anniversary of Metropolitan Laurus’ Repose - 03/16/19

March 16, the Saturday of the Holy Great-Martyr Theodore the Tyro, marks eleven years since the repose of the ever-memorable Metropolitan Laurus – the fifth First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad. In the parishes and monasteries of the Eastern American Diocese, the clergy and faithful prayed for the repose of his radiant soul.


Buena, NJ: On Obedience with the Most Holy Theotokos – A Primatial Visit to Holy Protection Skete - 03/15/19

The road to Holy Protection Skete, in Cossackdom’s Buena, NJ – is quiet and joyful. Sunrays gleam through the wild forest. A two-and-a-half-hour drive from New York City, about one and a half from Howell, NJ, where there is also a Cossack community and where in 1947 the World Cossack Association was founded...


Brighton Beach, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Lesser Consecration of Inexhaustible Chalice Church - 03/15/19

On Saturday, March 9, the feast of the First & Second Findings of the Precious Head of St. John the Forerunner, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York led the Lesser Consecration and celebration of Divine Liturgy in the Stavropegial Metropolitan Metochion Church of the Icon of the Mother of God "The Inexhaustible Chalice" in Brighton Beach, NY.


New York City: Divine Services for First Week of Great Lent held in Synodal Cathedral - 03/13/19

On Monday of the first week, the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, read the Canon in the Synodal Cathedral. On Tuesday, it was read by diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan who, as the icon’s guardian, traveled with it from New Zealand to New York.


New York City: Hierarchal Services for Forgiveness Sunday held in Synodal Cathedral - 03/13/19

On Cheesefare (Forgiveness) Sunday, March 10, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City...


Howell, NJ: Registration for 2019 Lenten Clergy Retreat is Open - 03/08/19

Online registration for the 2019 Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese has opened on the diocesan website. 


Jordanville, NY: Parish School of Holy Epiphany Church performs Pilgrimage to Holy Trinity Monastery - 03/08/19

On February 17, the Sunday of the Prodigal Son the Parish School of Holy Epiphany Church in Roslindale (Boston), MA, dedicated to the memory of the Holy Royal-Martyr Tsarevich Alexis, organized a pilgrimage to Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY


Rockaway, NY: New Missionary Parish of Holy Apostle & Evangelist Mark Opens - 03/08/19

The Rockaway Peninsula was purchased from the Mohicans by the Dutch in 1639. It is long, narrow spit, with one side facing the Atlantic Ocean, and the other separated by a long strait from the part of Long Island that is now Brooklyn.


Sea Cliff, NY: St. Seraphim Memorial Church appeals to Human Rights Organizations to Investigate Persecution of Ukrainian Church - 03/08/19

An appeal to international human rights organizations to investigate the growing number of human rights violations against the clergy and faithful of the canonical Ukrainian Orthodox Church under the headship of His Beatitude Onufry, Metropolitan of Kiev & All Ukraine, has been published by the clergy...


St. George’s: Orthodox Community in Grenada to open New Mission Parish - 03/08/19

With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, on February 5-11, Archpriest Peter Jackson (dean of the Spanish Missions Deanery) visited St. George’s, the capital city of Grenada.


New York City: Memory of Long-time Warden Prince Vladimir Galitzine honored in Synodal Cathedral - 02/26/19

On February 24, the Sunday of the Prodigal Son, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City, concelebrated by diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan and cathedral clergy


Howell, NJ: Triple Jubilee of Kuban Cossack Voisko Abroad’s Ataman Alexander Pewnew celebrated in St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral - 02/26/19

On Sunday, February 17, a celebratory moleben was served after Divine Liturgy in St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, in honor of the triple jubilee of Alexander M. Pewnew, ataman of the Kuban Cossack Voisko Abroad, and his spouse, Elizabeth G. Pewnew.


New York City: Sermon by Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye & Melitopol on Sunday of Holy New Martyrs of Russia - 02/26/19

On Sunday, February 10, the feast day of the Synaxis of the Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of the Russian Church, His Eminence Luke, Metropolitan of Zaporozhye & Melitopol, celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Divine Liturgy for Meeting of the Lord in St. John the Forerunner Cathedral - 02/19/19

On Friday, February 15, the great feast of the Meeting of the Lord, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York paid an archpastoral visit to St. John the Forerunner Cathedral in Brooklyn, NY, where he celebrated the festal Divine Liturgy.


New York City: Namesday of Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated in Synodal Cathedral - 02/18/19

On Saturday, February 16, the feast day of the Holy Equal-of-the-Apostles Nicholas, Archbishop of Japan, the clergy and faithful congratulated Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan on his namesday in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


Glen Cove, NY: Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal celebrates Divine Liturgy in Holy Intercession Church - 02/18/19

On February 17, the Sunday of the Publican & the Pharisee, with the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal & Canada paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Virgin Intercession Church in Glen Cove, NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy.


Jordanville, NY: First Hierarch of Russian Church Abroad leads Episcopal Consecration of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse, vicar of the Eastern American Diocese - 02/17/19

On Tuesday, February 12, the feast of the Three Great Hierarchs – Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom – Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy and led the episcopal consecration of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka


New York City: Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye & Melitopol celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 02/16/19

On February 11, the Sunday of the New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia, with the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, Metropolitan Luke of Zaporozhye & Melitopol celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Stratford, CT: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of Holy Presentation Church - 02/16/19

On Thursday the 14th and Friday the 15th of February, the great feast of the Meeting of the Lord, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan visited Holy Presentation Church in Stratford, CT, and led the divine services for the parish’s patronal feast day.


Norwich, CT: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church - 02/13/19

On February 10, the Sunday of the Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan arrived in Norwich, CT to lead the divine services for the patronal feast day of the church of the same name.


Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church - 02/13/19

On February 10, the Sunday of the Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia, Metropolitan Hilarion paid an archpastoral visit to their eponymous church in Brooklyn, NY


Consecration Address of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse, Vicar of the Eastern American Diocese - 02/12/19

With fear and trembling in my heart, with great turmoil I come to your summons, for if according to the words of the Holy Hierarch John Chrysostom, few priests will be saved, what can await me in the future life?


Jordanville, NY: First Hierarch of Russian Church Abroad leads Rite of Nomination of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse - 02/12/19

On Monday evening, February 11, the eve of the feast of the Three Great Hierarchs – Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom – Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York led the Rite of Nomination of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka)


Holy Trinity Monastery will live-stream divine services during the nomination and consecration of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse - 02/06/19

The official website of Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, will live-stream the festive divine services during the nomination and consecration of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse; the schedule of services is also posted here. 


New York City: On Feast Day of Venerable Maximus the Confessor, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 02/06/19

On Sunday, February 3, the feast of Venerable Maximus the Confessor, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Kiev: Diocesan Deans concelebrate with Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev & All Ukraine - 02/06/19

The diocesan deans were received by His Beatitude in the working residence of the Primate, located on the territory of the Kiev Caves Lavra. Here, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Onufry, conversed with the clergymen of the Russian Church Abroad and their companions, discussing the current situation of the Church in the Ukrainian land...


Moscow: Primate of Russian Church presents Ecclesiastical Award Metropolitan Hilarion on 10th Anniversary of Local Council, Patriarchal Enthronement - 02/04/19

On Friday, February 1, His Holiness Kyrill, Patriarch of Moscow & All Russia, presented ecclesiastical awards to an array of hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church in the Throne Room of the Patriarchal Residence of Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow.


Moscow: Eastern American Diocesan Hierarchs take part in Tenth Anniversary Celebrations of Enthronement of His Holiness, Patriarch Kyrill - 02/04/19

On Friday, February 1, the 10th anniversary of the enthronement of His Holiness Kyrill, Patriarch of Moscow & All Russia, the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church was joined by the Primates and representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches, On Friday, February 1, the 10th anniversary of the enthronement of His Holiness Kyrill, Patriarch of Moscow & All Russia, the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church was joined by the Primates and representatives of the Local Orthodox Churches...


Boston, MA: Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan leads Festal Services in Holy Epiphany Church - 01/25/19

On Saturday the 19th and Sunday the 20th of January, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan visited Holy Epiphany Church in Boston, MA...


Moscow: Holy Synod confirms Election of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse - 12/31/18

On Friday, December 28, the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church made the following decision regarding the election of Archimandrite Luke (Murianka) as Bishop of Syracuse:


Stratford, CT: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of St. Nicholas Church - 12/26/18

On Wednesday, December 19, the feast of the Holy Hierarch & Wonderworker Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to St. Nicholas Church in Stratford, CT, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy for the parish's patronal feast day. 


Albany, NY: Nativity of the Mother of God Parish hosts St. Herman Youth Conference - 12/25/18

On a snowy Monday morning, December 24, the annual St. Herman Youth Conference opened in Nativity of the Mother of God Church in Albany, NY.


 

 

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