Jordanville, NY: Registration for 2017 Diocesan Pastoral Conference is Open
Online registration for the 2017 Pastoral Conference for clergy and matushkas of the Eastern American Diocese and Patriarchal Parishes in the USA has opened on the diocesan website. With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, the conference will be held at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY this October 23-26.
Prayer in the Face of Inclement Winds & Tempests at Sea
With the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, the "Prayer in the Face of Inclement Winds & Tempests at Sea" is now available in the Liturgical Resources section of the diocesan website. In light of the approaching Hurricane Irma, which threatens the communities of the Eastern American Diocese and has already caused major destruction in the Caribbean, rectors and abbots are asked to read this prayer at the divine services, and laity are asked to read it in their private prayers.
Los Angeles, CA: Annual Church Musicians’ Conference to be held at Holy Transfiguration Cathedral
From October 4-8, Los Angeles, CA will host the 26th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ Conference, with the theme "Prayerful Sound in the Orthodox Church: Vocal Artistry of the Deacon, Reader, and Singer at Divine Services."
Resolution of ROCOR Synod of Bishops to hold Plate Collections to Benefit Synodal Church Music Committee
At the session of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Church Abroad, held on Tuesday, December 8, 2015, Synod members resolved to hold plate collections in all monasteries and parishes of the Russian Church Abroad on the second Sunday in September to benefit the Synodal Church Music Committee. Parishes are instructed to send the collected amount to their diocesan chanceries with the designation: "Synodal Liturgical Music Commission." Further information is available in the text of the encyclical directive, which can be viewed in PDF format here:
Summer Issue of "Pravoslavnaya Rus’" Now Available for Download
The second issue of Russian-language Pravoslavnaya Rus’ ("Orthodox Russia") has been released by Holy Trinity Publications in Jordanville, NY.
Howell, NJ: PaTRAM Singers Choir to sing all-English Liturgy at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral
On Tuesday, September 12, the PaTRAM Institute Singers Choir, conducted by Maestro Peter Jermihov, will sing an original all-English Liturgy based on the Russian style, commissioned by PaTRAM Institute and composed by Kurt Sander, at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. Hierarchal Divine Liturgy will be celebrated by His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, in the presence of the myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon of the Mother of God.
Jordanville, NY: Lectures in Orthodox Church History & Canon Law being offered by Deacon Andrei Psarev - 06/22/17
Dania Beach, FL: PaTRAM & Maestro Vladimir Gorbik to lead Master Classes for Orthodox Singers - 05/17/17
New York City: Lecture on Order of Divine Services in Russian Orthodox Church to be held at Synodal Cathedral - 03/28/17
Resolution of ROCOR Synod of Bishops on the 100th anniversary of the revolution in Russia and the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Reunification of the Russian Church - 02/10/17
Resolution of ROCOR Synod of Bishops to convene a Council of Bishops in Munich on June 9-15 - 02/01/17
Albany, NY: Diocesan Youth Choir Weekend to be held at Nativity of the Mother of God Church - 01/28/17
New York City: Schedule for Pilgrimage led by Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York to Russia’s Holy Sites Now Available - 01/12/17
Fund for Assistance’s Urgent Appeal: "Help Your Suffering Orthodox Brothers & Sisters in Haiti!" - 11/18/16
Stafford, VA: "The Spirit of Music in the Orthodox Parish" – Fall Retreat at St. Herman of Alaska Church - 09/08/16
"Sacred Images:" Icons from Holy Trinity Monastery to go on Exhibit at Herkimer County Community College - 08/08/16
Jordanville, NY: PaTRAM to host First Annual Young Singers’ Conference on Labor Day Weekend - 08/07/16
Registration has begun for St. Seraphim Camp - 06/16/16
Jordanville, NY: Summer School of Liturgical Music at Holy Trinity Seminary to hold Sessions July 10-23 - 06/08/16
Howell, NJ: Diocesan Center to host Day in Memory of Archbishop Averky (Taushev) on 40th Anniversary of Repose - 03/18/16
Visitation Schedule of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God through Georgia, Alabama & Mississippi and Carolinas & Tennessee Deaneries - 02/03/16
New York City: Primates of Russian Church Abroad to be prayerfully commemorated on Eve of Kursk Root Icon’s Feast Day - 12/08/15
August 31, 2015 Jordanville, NY: 10th Anniversary of Repose of Bishop Alexander (Mileant) to be held on September 12 - 08/31/15
Chicago, IL: Pastoral School of Mid-American Diocese now Accepting Applications for Fall Semester - 08/03/15
Jackson, NJ: Celebrations in Honor of 1000th Anniversary of Repose of Prince Vladimir to take place at St. Vladimir Memorial Church - 07/08/15
Resaca, GA: Joy of All Who Sorrow Parish to hold Orthodox Youth Camp at Glorious Ascension Monastery - 06/19/15
Jordanville, NY: Summer School of Liturgical Music to offer its Annual Educational Program - 06/12/15
Jackson, NJ: Prince Vladimir Youth Association to hold Paschal Concert at St. Vladimir Memorial Church - 03/31/15
Jordanville: First Annual Alumni Gathering to be held at Holy Trinity Seminary on Feast of Three Hierarchs - 01/28/15