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May 2015 News Archive
Howell, NJ: Clergy & Faithful honor Memory of Holy Great-Martyr & Victory-Bearer George - 05/06/15

On Tuesday the 5th and Wednesday the 6th of May, divine services were held in honor of the patronal feast day of St. George’s Church in Howell, NJ. Many parishioners and faithful from various churches of New Jersey and New York attended the patronal feast day, as well as representatives of the Cossack community.


Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion & Bishop Nicholas celebrate Liturgy in Holy Myrrhbearers Church - 05/09/15

On Saturday, May 9, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Church of the Holy Myrrh-Bearing Women in Brooklyn, NY. His Eminence was co-served by Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan...


Howell, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral - 05/10/15

On May 10, the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated the Divine Liturgy in St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. Metropolitan Hilarion congratulated all of the namesday celebrants namds Photini and Svetlana, as well as all of the mothers, on the occasion of the American Mother’s Day holiday.


Directive from Metropolitan Hilarion to all Diocesan Rectors for 8th Anniversary of Russian Church’s Reunification - 05/15/15

In honor of the 8th anniversary of the Reunification, His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, is directing all parishes to read a thanksgiving prayer, and commemorate those who accomplished this great feat – Patriarch Alexey II and Metropolitan Laurus.


Howell, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion takes part in Russian School Graduation Ceremony - 05/16/15

On Saturday, May 16, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, took part in the graduation ceremony of the parish Russian School at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell (Lakewood), NJ.


Brooklyn, NY: Bishop Jerome celebrates Ascension Liturgy in St. John the Baptist Church - 05/21/15

On Thursday, May 21, the feast of the Ascension of our Lord, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, visited St. John the Baptist Church in Brooklyn, NY, and celebrated the Divine Liturgy. His Grace was co-served by parish rector and New York City dean Archpriest Alexander Belya...


Resaca, GA: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast Day of Glorious Ascension Monastery - 05/21/15

On Thursday, May 21, the great feast of the Ascension of our Lord, His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, visited Glorious Ascension Monastery in Resaca, GA, and led the divine services for the monastery’s patronal feast day.


Jordanville, NY: Metropolitan Jonah leads 67th Commencement Ceremonies at Holy Trinity Seminary - 05/24/15

On Sunday, May 24, Holy Trinity Seminary held its 67th Commencement, which marked the end of the 2014-15 academic year and the conclusion of seminary studies for the graduating class of 2015. His Eminence, Metropolitan Jonah (OCA; retired), led the Hierarchical All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy.


New York City – Howell, NJ: On Feast of Sts. Cyril & Methodius, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synod & attends Wedding at Diocesan Cathedral - 05/24/15

On Sunday, May 24, the feast of the Holy Equals-of-the-Apostles Cyril & Methodius, Teachers of the Slavs, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Wayne, WV: Holy Cross Monastery Brotherhood celebrates 15th Anniversary of Move to West Virginia - 05/26/15

On Monday the 25th and Tuesday the 26th of May, the brotherhood of the Hermitage of the Holy Cross celebrated the 15th anniversary of their move to Wayne, West Virginia with a special moleben and Divine Liturgy.


Jerusalem: Bishop Nicholas leads Pilgrimage to Holy Land & Kiev - 05/29/15

From May 11-29, 2015, His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, led a pilgrimage to the holy sites of Jerusalem, Palestine, and Kiev. Among the pilgrims were diocesan clergy and parishioners. Below we offer our readers an article about the pilgrimage by Synodal chancellor...


Jordanville, NY: Metropolitan Jonah leads Divine Services for Pentecost in Holy Trinity Monastery - 05/31/15

On Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st of May, the clergy and brethren of Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY celebrated the great feast of Holy Pentecost – the Descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles. Leading the All-Night Vigil on Saturday evening and the Divine Liturgy and Great Vespers on Sunday morning was His Eminence, Metropolitan Jonah.


Mahopac, NY: On Feast of Pentecost, Bishop Jerome celebrates Liturgy at New Kursk Root Hermitage - 05/31/15

On Sunday, May 31, the great feast of Pentecost, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, celebrated the festal Divine Liturgy in Nativity of the Mother of God Church at the New Kursk Root Hermitage in Mahopac, NY. His Grace was co-served by parish clerics...


New York City: On Feast of Pentecost, Bishop Nicholas celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 05/31/15

On Sunday, May 31, the great feast of Holy Pentecost, 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.


Vineland, NJ: On Holy Pentecost, Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast Day of Holy Trinity Church - 05/31/15

On Sunday, May 31, the feast of Holy Pentecost, Holy Trinity Church in Vineland, NJ celebrated its patronal feast day, in honor of which His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern American & New York, paid an archpastoral visit to the parish.


Wayne, WV: Feast of Holy Pentecost at Holy Cross Monastery - 05/31/15

On Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st of May, the great feast of Holy Pentecost, the clergy and brethren of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV solemnly performed the festal divine services. On Friday evening and Saturday morning, they observed Pentecostal Soul Saturday...


 

 

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