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August 2015 News Archive
Nanuet, NY: Two Metropolitans celebrate Patronal Feast of St. Seraphim Church at Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" - 08/01/15

On Friday, July 31, and Saturday, August 1, the feast day of Venerable Seraphim of Sarov, the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo"...


Sea Cliff, NY: Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan leads Patronal Feast of St. Seraphim Memorial Church - 08/01/15

August 1, marked the feast day of one of the fruits of the Christian faith, hope, love, and piety brought to the Fatherland thanks to the feats of St. Vladimir – Venerable Seraphim, Wonderworker of Sarov, Heavenly patron of St. Seraphim Memorial Church to the Re-Establishment of Unity in the Russian Church  in Sea Cliff, NY.


Wayne, WV: Brethren of Holy Cross Monastery celebrate Feast St. Seraphim of Sarov - 08/01/15

On Friday the 31st of July and Saturday the 1st of August, the brethren of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV joyously celebrated the feast day of Venerable Seraphim of Sarov. This feast is dear to the hearts to the brethren not simply as it is the namesday of their abbot, Archimandrite Seraphim (Voepel).


Nyack, NY: Bishop Jerome leads Feast of Prophet Elijah in Holy Protection Church - 08/02/15

On Sunday, August 2, the feast of the Holy Prophet Elijah, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Protection Church in Nyack, NY, and celebrated the Divine Liturgy. Upon completion of the Liturgy, His Grace congratulated Fr. Ilya on the occasion of his namesday.


Hartford, CT: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast Day Services in St. Panteleimon Church - 08/09/15

On Saturday the 8th and Sunday the 9th of August, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, paid an archpastoral visit to St. Panteleimon Church in Hartford, CT and led the church’s patronal feast day. His Eminence served the All-Night Vigil on Saturday evening, and on Sunday morning, the very day of the feast, celebrated the Divine Liturgy...


Wayne, VW: Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan leads Feast day at Holy Cross Monastery - 08/09/15

On Saturday the 8th and Sunday the 9th of August, the brethren of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV, led by His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, and a multitude of pilgrims, celebrated the feast day of their monastery’s Heavenly patron, the Holy Great-Martyr and Healer Panteleimon.


Wayne, WV: Schemamonk John (Dezorzi) reposed in the Lord - 08/09/15

At 11:50 PM on Sunday, August 9, on the feast of the Holy Great-Martyr & Healer Panteleimon, patron of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV, Schemamonk John (Dezorzi) peacefully reposed in the Lord. The Canon for the Departure of the Soul was read when he reposed. Fr. John was a member of the brotherhood of Holy Cross Monastery from 1998 until 2006...


New York City: On Feast of Lord’s Transfiguration, Metropolitan Hilarion leads Services in Synodal Cathedral - 08/19/15

On Tuesday the 18th and Wednesday the 19th of August, the great feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York led the divine services in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City. Upon completion of the Liturgy, Metropolitan Hilarion congratulated those present with the feast...


Beltsville, MD: Fire claims Home of Priest Christopher Johnson - 08/20/15

Last Thursday, August 20th, the apartment of Priest Christopher (cleric of Holy Apostles Church in Beltsville, MD) and Matushka Dorothy Johnson was claimed by a fire. They have been displaced from their home, and the damage to their personal belongings was extensive


Boston, MA: Bishop Nicholas leads Transfiguration Services in Holy Epiphany Church - 08/21/15

On Friday, August 21, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, completed a three-day hierarchical visit to Holy Epiphany Church in Boston, MA. His Grace led the All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy for Transfiguration...


Howell, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Divine Services for Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos in St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral - 08/28/15

Dormition – the estival Pascha, a feast of quiet joy. And the joy of the Dormition is a special one: now it is not God, but a simple human being, following in Christ’s steps and vouchsafed to defeat death. She departed, but did not abandon us.


Mahopac, NY: Bishop Jerome leads Dormition services in New Kursk Root Hermitage - 08/28/15

On Thursday the 27th and Friday the 28th of August, the great feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, led the festal divine services in the Nativity of the Mother of God Church at the New Kursk Root Hermitage in Mahopac, NY.


Nanuet, NY: Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal & Canada leads Patronal Feast Day of Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" - 08/28/15

On Friday, August 28, the great feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos, Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY celebrated its patronal feast day. His Eminence Gabriel, Archbishop of Montreal & Canada, came to lead the triumphal Divine Liturgy.


New York City: Hierarchs of Moscow Patriarchate, Bulgarian Church & Russian Church Abroad celebrate Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral of the Sign - 08/28/15

On Friday, August 28,the great feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos, with the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Wayne, WV: Brethren of Holy Cross Monastery celebrate Dormition of Most Holy Theotokos - 08/28/15

On Thursday the 27th and Friday the 28th of August, the brethren of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV celebrated the great feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. Divine services in the monastery’s main church were led by the abbot, Archimandrite Seraphim (Voepel), who was co-served by monastery clergy


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services in Synodal Cathedral before Protectress of Russian Diaspora - 08/30/15

On Sunday, August 30, the feast day of Venerable Alypius, Iconographer of the Kiev Caves, His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


 

 

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