Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/ 60 Jordanville, NY: Holy Trinity Seminary to offer Master of Divinity Program http://eadiocese.org/news_180418_1.html Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/MDiv-Ad-ENG.jpg&archive=0&final_h=75&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary in Jordanville, NY has recently announced that the Board of Regents of the State University of New York has approved the seminary&rsquo;s proposal to offer the Master of Divinity (M.Div.) program.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180418_1.html Palm Sunday Plate Collection http://eadiocese.org/files/announcements/03.59.18-Palm-Sunday-Collection.pdf Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/misc/Holy-Land-Collection.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Reminder to all rectors of the Eastern American Diocese to conduct a plate collection on Palm Sunday to benefit the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem. Donations should be sent directly to the Synodal Headquarters.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/announcements/03.59.18-Palm-Sunday-Collection.pdf Support the Diocese through AmazonSmile http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_2.html Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/amazonsmile.jpg&archive=0&final_h=35&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_2.html Visitation Schedule of the Icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" in the Eastern American Diocese http://eadiocese.org/news_180309_2.html Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/softener-evil-hearts2.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, March 9, the myrrh-streaming Icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" arrived in New York City from Moscow. The icon and its guardian were greeted by the secretary of the Eastern American Diocese, Archpriest Serge Lukianov.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180309_2.html Registration is Open for PaTRAM Institute Summer Academy for Conductors and Singers – June 19-24, 2018 http://eadiocese.org/files/announcements/PaTRAM-Academy-flyer.pdf Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/PaTRAM-Flyer.jpg&archive=0&final_h=386&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>The PaTRAM Institute Summer Academy will be held at the Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, NJ. This very unique event will accommodate all levels of church musician and will be taught by some of the finest instructors in the world. Courses are available for Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Levels. The Academy, under the direction of Dr. Peter Jermihov, will culminate in the celebration of the All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in nearby Howell, NJ.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/announcements/PaTRAM-Academy-flyer.pdf New York City: Appeal by Metropolitan Hilarion to Parish Rectors, Directors & Teachers of Parish & Sunday Schools http://eadiocese.org/news_180306_1.html Tue, 06 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/logos/youth-association-logo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=88&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>With our blessing and in the framework of the initiated program "School Piggy Bank," the Prince Vladimir Youth Association (www.youthpv.org), together with the Synodal Youth Department, is organizing financial assistance to the St. Elizabeth Special Needs Orphanage in Minsk, Belarus.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180306_1.html Fletcher, NC: "Diaconate Boot Camp" to be held at St. Nicholas Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180221_1.html Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=png&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/DiaconateBootCamp2018LOGO.png&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=526&percent=100"><p>With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, from Wednesday the 2nd through Sunday the 6th of May, St. Nicholas Church in Fletcher, NC will be hosting the 2018 "Diaconate Boot Camp."</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180221_1.html Registration for the Summer School of Liturgical Music is Open http://sslm.hts.edu/ Tue, 13 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/seminarylogo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=300&final_w=532&percent=100"><p>Registration is now open for the Summer School of Liturgical Music at Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY. The dates for the 2018 session are July 15-28. More information, including cost and registration, can be found on the school&rsquo;s website <a href="http://sslm.hts.edu/">here</a>. Questions can also be directed to program officer Valentina Shatalova by <a href="mailto:vshatalova@hts.edu">e-mail</a>.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://sslm.hts.edu/ Gospel Readings & Cue Cards for Pascha Available on Diocese Website http://eadiocese.org/news_170415_2.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/misc/pascharesources.jpg&archive=0&final_h=188&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>The Eastern American Diocesan website is now offering for download the Gospel Readings in various languages for the Paschal Liturgy, as well as cue cards for clergy, including the blessing of eggs and the Artos, in English and Slavonic.</p> <p>The readings and cue cards are available on the Liturgical Resources page <a href="http://eadiocese.org/litresource.html">here</a>.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170415_2.html New York City: A Paschal Reception was held in the Consulate General of the Russian Federation http://eadiocese.org/news_180422_1.html Sun, 22 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-19-consulate/02.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Thursday, April 19, an official reception in honor of the feast of Christ&rsquo;s Glorious Resurrection was held in the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in New York City on behalf of the Consul General, Sergey K. Ovsyannikov</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180422_1.html Nanuet, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Thomas Sunday Liturgy at Novo-Diveevo Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180421_1.html Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-21-novodiveevo/DSC_0417.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On St. Thomas Sunday, April 15, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid his traditional archpastoral visit to Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy in the convent&rsquo;s main St. Seraphim of Sarov Cathedral.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180421_1.html Flushing, NY: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Divine Liturgy at Holy Annunciation Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180418_2.html Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-14-flushing/IMG-6215.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Bright Saturday, April 14, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Annunciation Church in Flushing, NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy. A hierarchal service is usually scheduled each year for the parish&rsquo;s patronal feast day &ndash; April 7.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180418_2.html New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion takes part in Reception marking Russian-American History Month http://eadiocese.org/news_180415_2.html Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-12-consulate/IMG_6967.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Thursday, April 12, an official reception was held in the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in New York City, honoring "Russian-American History Month" in the state of New York.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180415_2.html Buena, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Paschal Divine Liturgy in Holy Protection Skete http://eadiocese.org/news_180415_1.html Sat, 14 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-10-mhbuena/DSC08488.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On April 10, Bright Tuesday, the third day of Pascha, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in Holy Protection Skete in Buena, NJ.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180415_1.html Nyack, NY: Students from Holy Virgin Protection Church’s Russian School perform Pilgrimage to Holy Trinity Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_180414_1.html Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-25-nyackjville/05.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 24th and Sunday the 25th of March, the fifth Sunday of Great Lent, the students, teachers, and parents of the parish school of Holy Virgin Protection Church in Nyack, NY performed a pilgrimage trip to Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180414_1.html Howell, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Paschal Celebrations at Diocesan Center http://eadiocese.org/news_180412_1.html Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-09-btmonlkwd/ead-35.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Bright Monday, April 9, Paschal celebrations were held in the administrative center of the Eastern American Diocese.&nbsp;Before the start of Divine Liturgy, the Holy Fire was brought to St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ...</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180412_1.html New York: Bishop Nicholas serves Lenten Divine Services in New York City, State http://eadiocese.org/news_180410_1.html Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/29790159_10215920319430103_6532545223132708864_o.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>As the radiant feast of the Resurrection of Christ approached, Bishop Nicholas led Lenten divine services in parishes across New York City and State.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180410_1.html New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Paschal Divine Services in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180409_1.html Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-08-paschasynod/1Q1A5014.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 7th and Sunday the 8th of April, the feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Christ &ndash; Pascha, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern American &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, led the festal divine services in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180409_1.html Paschal Epistle of His Holiness, Patriarch Kyrill, to the Archpastors, Pastors, Deacons, Monastics & All Faithful Children of the Russian Orthodox Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_3.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/2VSN_1212-1200.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=60&percent=100"><p>From a heart filled with radiant joy in the Savior Who has risen from the tomb, I greet you all with these life-affirming words and congratulate you on the "feast of feasts" &ndash; the Lord&rsquo;s Pascha.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_3.html New York City: First Hierarch of Russian Church Abroad leads Great Friday in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_1.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-06-holyfrisynod/1Q1A4788.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Great Friday, April 6, when the Holy Church remembers the holy, salvific, and terrible sufferings and death of our Lord Jesus Christ, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, led the divine services in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York...</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_1.html New York City: Diocesan Hierarchs read Twelve Passion Gospels in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180406_2.html Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/628A7882.JPG&archive=0&final_h=72&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>At Great Friday Matins on Thursday evening, Christ&rsquo;s Church triumphally proclaims the tidings of the sufferings and death of the God-man, divided into 12 Gospel readings, called the Passion Gospels.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180406_2.html New York City: Hierarchal Liturgy on Great Thursday in Synodal Cathedral of the Sign http://eadiocese.org/news_180406_1.html Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-05-hthurssynod/03.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On April 5, Thursday of Passion Week, the feast of the Mystical Supper, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180406_1.html Nanuet, NY: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Presanctified Liturgy at Novo-Diveevo Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_4.html Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-02-bndiveevo/DSC_0732.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On April 2, an unexpectedly snowy Monday morning, His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, came to Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY to celebrate the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_4.html Long Island, NY: Joint Lenten Services at St. Seraphim Memorial Church & Holy Intercession Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_3.html Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-25-seacliff/08.5.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>It was with solemnity and great spiritual enthusiasm that the joint celebration of the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts was held in St. Seraphim Memorial Church to the Restoration of Unity with the Russian Orthodox Church in Sea Cliff, NY and the Memorial Divine Liturgy in Holy Protection Church in neighboring Glen Gove</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_3.html Paschal Epistle of His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_2.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=peg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/misc/Attachment-1.jpeg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=60&percent=100"><p>I express my heartfelt greetings to you my brother archpastors, dear in the Lord fathers, brothers and sisters, on this holy, brightest and all-joyous day of the Resurrection of Christ, and in the name of the Three-day Risen God, the Lover of Mankind</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_2.html New York City: Palm Sunday in Synodal Cathedral of the Sign http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_1.html Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-01-synodpalm/DSC08272.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, April 1, the great feast of the Entrance of our Lord into Jerusalem (Palm Sunday), Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180405_1.html Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Lazarus Saturday Liturgy at Inexhaustible Chalice Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180403_1.html Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-31-lazsatmh/13.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=67&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, March 31, the feast of the resurrection of the Righteous Lazarus, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to the Metochion Church of our Lady "The Inexhaustible Chalice" in Brooklyn, NY...</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180403_1.html Nanuet, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Presanctified Liturgy at Novo-Diveevo Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180402_1.html Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-30-mhdiveevo/DSC_0593.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, March 30 &ndash; the eve of Lazarus Saturday &ndash; Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY, and celebrated the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts in the convent&rsquo;s main St. Seraphim Cathedral.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180402_1.html Charlotte, NC: Metropolitan Hilarion visits "Reigning" Mother of God Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180331_2.html Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-18-charlotte/08.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 17-18, the Sunday of St. John Climacus, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York visited the Church of the Icon of the "Reigning" Mother of God in Charlotte, NC, and led the divine services.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180331_2.html Atlanta, GA: Metropolitan Hilarion performs Archpastoral Visit to St. Mary of Egypt Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180331_1.html Sat, 31 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-25-roswell/DSC08252.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Friday the 23rd to Sunday the 25th of March, the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, performed an archpastoral visit to St. Mary of Egypt Church in Roswell, GA.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180331_1.html Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan visits Russia http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_3.html Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-02-bnrussia/03.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Monday, February 26, to Friday, March 2, with the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Russia, Abroad, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan made an official trip to Russia</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_3.html Geneva, Switzerland: Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan visits Western European Diocese http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_2.html Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-26-bnswitz/14.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, March 23, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan (temporary administrator of the Western European Diocese), arrived in the Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross in Geneva, Switzerland.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_2.html Wayne, WV: "Softener of Evil Hearts" Icon visits Holy Cross Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_1.html Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-19-iconhcm/_HCM4712.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday, March 19, the myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" arrived at the Hermitage of the Holy Cross in Wayne, WV. The icon has been touring in the United States, coming most recently from the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Washington, DC.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180327_1.html Brooklyn, NY: Bishop Nicholas performs Sacrament of Holy Unction in Holy Myrrhbearers Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_3.html Mon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-12-unctionbklyn/04.jpg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 11, the Sunday of the Cross, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan led the Sacrament of Holy Unction in Holy Myrrhbearers Church in Brooklyn, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_3.html Paterson, NJ: Sacrament of Holy Unction in St. Michael Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_2.html Mon, 26 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-26-paterson/IMG_5633.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 25, the Sunday of St. Mary of Egypt, the Sacrament of Holy Unction was performed by local clergy in Holy Archangel Michael Cathedral in Paterson, NJ.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_2.html Resaca, GA: Pilgrimage to Glorious Ascension Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_1.html Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-18-resaca/DSC_00311.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>From Friday the 16th through Sunday the 18th of March, members of the Sisterhood of St. Lydia from St. John Cassian Chapel in Bessemer, AL made a Lenten pilgrimage to the Monastery of the Glorious Ascension in Resaca, GA</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180326_1.html Howell, NJ: Bishop Nicholas leads Feast of 40 Martyrs at St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_3.html Thu, 22 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-20-bnhowell/06.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday the 19th and Tuesday the 20th of March, the feast of the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, and led the divine services there.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_3.html Washington, DC: Blessed Days in St. John the Baptist Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_2.html Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-18-icondc/01.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>At the conclusion of the retreat, the clergy, enriched by their interaction with their brother clergy from across the Eastern American Diocese, returned home, bringing with them the myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" and her guardian, Sergei Fomin.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_2.html Brooklyn, NY: Faithful Participate in Sacrament of Holy Unction in New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_1.html Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-18-unctionbklyn/01.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 18, the Sunday of St. John Climacus, the Sacrament of Holy Unction was served in the Church of the New Martyrs &amp; Confessors of Russia in Brooklyn, NY. Over 250 Orthodox Christians, including parishioners of church in Brooklyn and across New York, participated in Holy Unction.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180321_1.html Jordanville, NY: 10th Anniversary of Metropolitan Laurus’ Repose commemorated at Holy Trinity Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_3.html Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-16-jvillelavr/13.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the repose of the widely beloved Metropolitan Laurus (&Scaron;kurla; +2008), First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, clergy from across the United States and Canada joined Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan at Holy Trinity Monastery...</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_3.html Photographs of the Diocesan Lenten Clergy Retreat http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_1.html Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-14-confdaythree/02.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 12-14, the clergy of the Eastern American Diocese and the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA held a joint Lenten clergy retreat in the Diocesan Center at St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Howell, NJ. We offer our readers an extended photoalbum of the retreat here.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180320_1.html Moscow: His Holiness, Patriarch Kyrill performs Memorial Litiya for Metropolitan Laurus http://eadiocese.org/news_180319_1.html Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-16-mhlitiyamoscow/01.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, March 16, the 10th anniversary of the repose of Metropolitan Laurus (&Scaron;kurla; (+ March 16, 2008) of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, His Holiness Kyrill, Patriarch of Moscow &amp; All Russia, after a meeting of the Supreme Ecclesiastical Council of the Russian Orthodox Church,</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180319_1.html Bessemer, AL: Patronal Feast Day of St. John Cassian Chapel http://eadiocese.org/news_180317_2.html Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-11-bessemer/DSC_0757.jpg&archive=0&final_h=64&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 11, the Sunday of the Cross, St. John Cassian Chapel in Bessemer, AL was visited by Archimandrite Maximos (Weimar) of the Brotherhood of St. Dionysios the Areopagite in St. James, NY. Fr. Maximos brought with him the Brotherhood&rsquo;s relic of the True Cross for the faithful to venerate.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180317_2.html New York City: On Sunday of the Cross, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180317_1.html Sun, 11 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-11-crosssynod/05.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 11, the Sunday of the Cross, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern American &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180317_1.html Howell, NJ: Lenten Clergy Retreat concludes with Presanctified Liturgy http://eadiocese.org/news_180316_1.html Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-14-confdaythree/33.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, March 14, the Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese and the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA concluded with the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts. In keeping with recent tradition, the retreat took place on the fourth week of Great Lent, following the Sunday of the Cross.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180316_1.html Howell, NJ: Second Day of Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Clergy Retreat http://eadiocese.org/news_180314_2.html Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-13-confdaytwo/17.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, March 13, the Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese continued at the Diocesan Center at St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Howell, NJ. After a light breakfast, Retreat participants &ndash; including clergy from the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA and some minor order clergy and matushkas &ndash; gathered in the cathedral to greet the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180314_2.html Howell, NJ: Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Pastoral Retreat begins at Diocesan Center http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_3.html Mon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-12-confdayone/IMG_5336.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday evening, March 12, the annual Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese convened in the Diocesan Center at St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Howell, NJ. Clergy from across the Diocese were in attendance.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_3.html Howell, NJ: Bishop Nikolai (Soraich), Softener of Evil Hearts Icon visit St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_2.html Sun, 11 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-11-bnhowell/06.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The divine services for the Sunday of the Cross, March 10-11, were particularly eventful and joyous at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. The services were led by His Grace, Bishop Nikolai (Soraich), and held under the aegis of the myrrh-streaming Icon of the Mother of God &ldquo;Softener of Evil Hearts.&rdquo;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_2.html Hartford, CT: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Presanctified Liturgy in St. Panteleimon Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_1.html Sun, 11 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-09-mhhartford/IMG_3354.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, March 9, the feast of the First and Second Findings of the Head of St. John the Forerunner, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to St. Panteleimon Church in Hartford, CT, where he officiated at the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180312_1.html St. James, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion blesses New Monastery of St. Dionysios the Areopagite http://eadiocese.org/news_180309_1.html Fri, 09 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-07-newmnstyli/28782931_10156377302859883_9096504367992799232_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, March 7, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to the new premises of the Monastery of St. Dionysios the Areopagite in St. James, NY. His Eminence met and spoke with the brethren, after which he served a moleben and blessed the new monastery building.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180309_1.html Rochester, NY: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Divine Liturgy in Protection of the Mother of God Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180308_1.html Thu, 08 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-04-bnrochester/04.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Since the time of Archbishop Averky (Taushev; +1976), there has been a tradition for a ruling or vicar bishop of the Eastern American Diocese to visit Protection of the Mother of God Church in Rochester, NY every years on the second Sunday of Great Lent. This tradition was continued, first by Metropolitan Laurus (+2008), and currently by His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180308_1.html Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Holy Myrrhbearers Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180305_1.html Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-04-mhbklyn/06.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On March 4, the Sunday of St. Gregory Palamas, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York visited Holy Myrrhbearers Church in Brooklyn, NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180305_1.html Jordanville, NY: Bishop Jerome leads Triumph of Orthodoxy Services in Holy Trinity Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_180302_2.html Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-25-bjjville/_DSC1568.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>After celebrating Divine Liturgy in Nativity of the Mother of God Church at the New Kursk Root Hermitage in Mahopac, NY on the Saturday of the Great-Martyr Theodore Tyro, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, set out for Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180302_2.html Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion serves Presanctified Liturgy in "Inexhaustible Chalice" Metochion Church http://eadiocese.org/news_180302_1.html Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-23-mhbrooklyn/2mhservice18_06_jpg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=90&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Friday, February 23, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, visited Our Lady "The Inexhaustible Chalice" Metochion Church in Brooklyn, NY, and celebrated the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180302_1.html New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Funeral Services for Prince Vladimir Galitzine in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180301_2.html Fri, 02 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-26-galitzinefuneral/IMG_9320.jpg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Monday, February 26, a multitude of the faithful gathered at the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City to bid farewell to Prince Vladimir Kirillovich Galitzine, the cathedral&rsquo;s warden for over 40 years. The funeral service was led by the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180301_2.html Belyov, Russia: Schema-Archimandrite Averky (Shvetsov-Zagarsky) has Reposed in the Lord http://eadiocese.org/news_180301_1.html Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/03-01-zagarsky/anastasii.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, February 24, Schema-Archimandrite Averky (Shvetsov-Zagarsky), eldest cleric of the Belyov Diocese and the Nativity of the Theotokos Monastery in Anastasovo, Tula Oblast, reposed in the Lord. He was 102 years old.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180301_1.html New York City: Diocesan Archpastors lead Divine Services for Triumph of Orthodoxy in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_180227_2.html Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-25-sunortho/DSC07548.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, February 25, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City was celebrated by the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, co-served by diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180227_2.html New York City: Divine Services in the Synodal Cathedral on Theodore Saturday http://eadiocese.org/news_180227_1.html Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-24-theodoresat/02.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, February 24, the Great Lenten services were held at the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City. Hours were read and Divine Liturgy celebrated for the Saturday of the Holy Great-Martyr Theodore Tyro, officiated by Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, co-served by Synodal clergy.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180227_1.html New York City: Prince Vladimir Kirillovich Galitzine has reposed in the Lord http://eadiocese.org/news_180223_2.html Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/02-22-galitzine/vk_galitzine.JPG&archive=0&final_h=85&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Clean Thursday, February 22, after a difficult and lengthy illness, Prince Vladimir Kirillovich Galitzine reposed in the Lord. Prince Galitzine was a renowned dignitary in the life of the Church and Russian-American society, and for over 40 years served the Holy Church in his position as warden of the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180223_2.html "Father Alexander Lisnichuk: Hieromonk & Musician" http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_2.html Sat, 07 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/04-03-lisnichuk/DSC08046.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Baptized at 25 years of age in Kiev, after serving in the army, he entered a music college, from which he graduated with a major in guitar. Later on, he and his guitar headed to the Jewish Autonomous Region (Oblast&rsquo;).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180407_2.html April 19, 1986: Laudation of the Mother of God in Mt. of Olives Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180324_1.html Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=png&relativeimage=images/podcasts/pokhvala.png&archive=0&final_h=471&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Vespers on Friday of the 5th week of Great Lent, Matins with the Akathist to the Mother of God, and sermon by Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem Archpriest Valery Lukianov. This recording was made on April 18-19, 1986 in the Holy Ascension Mount of Olives Convent in Jerusalem.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180324_1.html March 19, 1986: Presanctified Liturgy in Mt. of Olives Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180223_1.html Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/jerusalem3.jpg&archive=0&final_h=337&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Presanctified Liturgy on Clean Wednesday. This recording was made on March 18, 1986 in the Holy Ascension Mount of Olives Convent in Jerusalem. Serving clergy: Archpriest Valery Lukianov (Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem &ndash; currently Protopresbyter) and Abbot Andronik (Kotliaroff).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180223_1.html March 18, 1986: Great Compline, Canon of St. Andrew of Crete in Mt. of Olives Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_180220_4.html Tue, 20 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/jerusalem2.jpg&archive=0&final_h=451&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Great Compline and the reading of the Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete on Clean Tuesday. This recording was made on March 18, 1986 in the Holy Ascension Mount of Olives Convent in Jerusalem. Serving clergy: Archpriest Valery Lukianov (Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem &ndash; currently Protopresbyter) and Hieromonk Andronik (Kotliaroff).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180220_4.html October 13, 2012: Divine Liturgy for 5th Anniversary of Reunification in Three Saints Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_8.html Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2012/10-13-garfieldliturgy/09.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, October 13, in Garfield, NJ&rsquo;s magnificent Orthodox church, consecrated in 1984 to the Three Great Teachers and Hierarchs of the Church ‒ Basil the Great, Gregory the Theologian, and John Chrysostom, the joint pastoral conference of clerics of the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Church Abroad and the Moscow Patriarchate in honor of the 5th anniversary of the Reunification drew to a close.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_8.html July 28, 2013: Divine Liturgy for 1025th Anniversary of Baptism of Rus’ in St. Vladimir Memorial Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_7.html Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2013/07-28-1025anniversary/40.jpg&archive=0&final_h=401&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, July 28, the All-Diocesan St. Vladimir&rsquo;s Day Celebrations were held at St. Vladimir Memorial Church in Jackson, NJ. The celebrations were organized by the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Church Abroad, and dedicated to the 1025th anniversary of the Baptism of Rus&rsquo; and the 75th anniversary of the church&rsquo;s founding. Clergy who came to the celebrations from America, Canada, Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus greeted His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad. The archpastors, clergy, and multitudinous pilgrims piously greeted three wonderworking icons of the Mother of God that have graced the celebrations with their presence: the Kursk Root Icon, the myrrh-streaming Hawaiian Icon, and the Pochaev Icon.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_7.html July 18-19, 2015: Divine Services in Diocesan Cathedral led by Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev & All Ukraine http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_6.html Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2015/07-19-molkwd/liturgy/b_18_.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 12.0pt 0in;"><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; font-family: 'Palatino Linotype',serif; color: black;">At the Divine Liturgy, Metropolitan Onufry was co-served by Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, and Bishop Eusebius of Khotin, as well as parish, diocesan, and visiting clergy. Singing the Liturgy was the cathedral choir, under the direction of Alexandra Lukianov.</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_6.html December 23-24, 2017: Divine Services for St. Herman Youth Conference http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_5.html Sun, 24 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/12-24-sthermans1/IMG_4204.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th of December, Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal &amp; Canada led the All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy in St. Seraphim Cathedral at Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY, co-served by Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, cathedral dean Archpriest Alexander Fedorowski, and visiting clergy. Over 300 people gathered for the evening service. Prior to the start of Vigil, everyone venerated the holy icons and relics of Holy Dormition Convent.&nbsp;The service was held under the aegis of the Protectress of the Russian Diaspora &ndash; the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God. Youth participants of the conference sang the divine services.&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_5.html December 16-17, 2017: Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov's 90th Birthday Celebration http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_2.html Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/12-17-ov90/46.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, December 17, the feast day of the Holy Great-Martyr Barbara, celebrations were held at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in honor of the 90th birthday of the cathedral&rsquo;s pastor emeritus, dean of New Jersey, and president of the Synodal Arts &amp; Architecture Commission, Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov.&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_2.html Иерей Геннадий Титов: Прославление блаженной Матроны Босоножки http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_4.html Mon, 25 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/12-25-sthermans2/IMG_4446.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>25 декабря 2017 г. &ndash; Св. Германовский съезд молодежи<br /> Доклад иерея Геннадия Титова, клирика Тихвинской епархии о том, кто есть святые, что представляет собой процесс прославления в Русской Православной Церкви и, подробно, о жизни святой нашего времени &ndash; блаж. Матроны Босоножки (Петербургской).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_4.html Protodeacon Serge Arlievsky: "Consequences of the 1917 Revolution - Russians in the Lower Hudson Valley" http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_3.html Mon, 25 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/12-24-sthermans1/IMG_4093.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>December 23, 2017 - St. Herman's Youth Conference. Lecture by Protodeacon Serge Arlievsky delivered on the ramifications of the October Revolution of 1917 on the United States. Fr. Serge speaks about the history of several revered icons, which after the revolution found their way from America to "Novo-Diveevo" Convent, as well as about the lives of the convent&rsquo;s founder, Archbishop Andrei (Rymarenko), and the founder of Holy Protection Church in Nyack, Archpriest Seraphim Slobodskoy.&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171228_3.html Епископ Наро-Фоминский Иоанн: “10-летие Воссоединения” http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_4.html Sat, 30 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/misc/bpjohnprp.JPG&archive=0&final_h=480&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Доклад епископа Наро-Фоминского Иоанна, Управляющего Патриаршими приходами в США, на тему: "10-летие Воссоединения". В ней Его Преосвященство рассказывает о развитии отношений между РПЦЗ и Патриаршими приходами начиная с 2007 года, и отвечает на вопросы участников.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_4.html Прот. Виктор Потапов: “Первые десять лет” http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_2.html Fri, 29 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/misc/potapovprp.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Прот. Виктор Потапов (благочинный Седьмого благочиннического округа, настоятель Св. Иоанно-Предтеченского собора в Вашингтоне, окр. Колумбия) дает обзор трудов и мученической кончины брата Иосифа Муньос-Кортеса и рассказывает о мироточивой Иверской Монреальской иконе Божией Матери и о значении явления мироточивой Гавайской иконы Божией Матери.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_2.html Прот. Александр Беля: “Закарпатская Русь и РПЦЗ в раннем XX веке” http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_1.html Thu, 28 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-24-jville/21.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Прот. Александр Беля (благочинный Первого благочиннического округа, настоятель Св. Иоанно-Предтеченского собора в Бруклине, гор. Н.Й.), рассказывает о "Закарпатской Руси и Русской Православной Церкви Заграницей в раннем XX веке" и связях между этой прекрасной, многострадальной страной и духовным наследием иерархов РПЦЗ в целом и Св. Троицким монастырем в Джорданвилле в частности.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_180102_1.html “The Cry of the Humbled Heart: The Ascetical Significance of the Great Canon” http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/BpIrenei2017.mp3 Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/podcasts/DSC_9845.JPG&archive=0&final_h=438&final_w=350&percent=100"><p>Title:&nbsp;&ldquo;The Cry of the Humbled Heart: The Ascetical Significance of the Great Canon&rdquo;<br /> Speaker: Bishop Irenei of Sacramento (Vicar of the Western American Diocese ROCOR)<br /> Date:&nbsp;March 21, 2017<br /> Length:&nbsp;58:58<br /> Filesize:&nbsp;43.3 MB<br /> Notes:&nbsp;Lecture presented on March 21, 2017 at the Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Retreat at St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Howell, NJ.&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/BpIrenei2017.mp3 Archpriest Nikolai Artemoff: Life and Legacy of Metropolitan Anthony (Khrapovitsky) http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Artemoff-Lecture-Podcast.mp3 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/aretemoff.jpg&archive=0&final_h=346&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>Title:&nbsp;Life and Legacy of Metropolitan Anthony (Khrapovitsky)<br /> Speaker: Archpriest Nikolai Artemoff (Secretary of the German Diocese ROCOR)<br /> Date:&nbsp;October 19, 2016<br /> Length:&nbsp;1:30:22<br /> Filesize:&nbsp;65 MB<br /> Notes:&nbsp;Lecture presented on October 19, 2016 in Red Top Mountain State Park during the Autumnal Pastoral Conference of the Eastern American Diocese hosted by St. Mark of Egypt Parish in Atlanta, GA.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Artemoff-Lecture-Podcast.mp3 Archim. Demetrios (Carellas): "Orthodox Spirituality: The Pharmacy of Healing for Wounded Souls" http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Carrellas-Lecture-Full_v1.mp3 Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/carellas1.lg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=200&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>Title:&nbsp;"Orthodox Spirituality: The Pharmacy of Healing for Wounded Souls"&nbsp;<br />Speaker: Archim. Demetrios (Carellas)<br />Date: <span class="auto-style208">March 25, 2014</span><br />Length:<span class="auto-style208"> 51:21</span><br />Filesize: <span class="auto-style208">34.3 MB</span><br /> Notes: <span class="auto-style208">Lecture presented on March 25, 2014 in Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, West Virginia, during the annual clergy Lenten Retreat of the Eastern American Diocese. &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Carrellas-Lecture-Full_v1.mp3 Archim. Irenei (Steenberg): "A Few Reflections on Empty Churches" http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Fr.-Irenei-talk-2COMPLETE.mp3 Tue, 09 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/irenei-steenberg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>Title: "A Few Reflections on Empty Churches"<br />Speaker: Archim. Irenei Steenberg<br />Date: <span class="auto-style208">April 9, 2013</span><br />Length:<span class="auto-style208"> 50:06</span><br />Filesize: <span class="auto-style208">35.2 MB</span><br /> Notes: <span class="auto-style208">Lecture presented on April 9, 2013 in Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, West Virginia, during the annual clergy Lenten Retreat of the Eastern American Diocese. &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/Fr.-Irenei-talk-2COMPLETE.mp3 Archim. Irenei (Steenberg): "My Heart is an Enclosed Garden:’ How to Love God in the Depths of the Heart" http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/frireneitalk1COMPLETE.mp3 Tue, 09 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/irenei1.lg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=160&final_w=107&percent=100"><p>Title:&nbsp;"My Heart is an Enclosed Garden:&rsquo; How to Love God in the Depths of the Heart"<br />Speaker: Archim. Irenei (Steenberg)<br />Date: <span class="auto-style208">April 9, 2013<br /></span>Length:<span class="auto-style208"> 50:45<br /></span>Filesize: <span class="auto-style208">35.4 MB<br /></span>Notes: <span class="auto-style208">Lecture presented on April 9, 2013 in Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, West Virginia, during the annual clergy Lenten Retreat of the Eastern American Diocese.</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/frireneitalk1COMPLETE.mp3 Прот. Виктор Потапов: Он Полюбил Страдания - о жизни свят. Луки Крымского http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/potapov-lecture-COMPLETE.mp3 Tue, 02 Apr 2013 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/podcasts/potapov.lg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=300&percent=100"><p>Доклад: Он Полюбил Страдания - о жизни свят. Луки Крымского<br />Докладчик: прот. Виктор Потапов<br />Дата: 2 апреля 2013 г.<br />Продожительность: 33:22<br />Размер файла: 23.8 MB</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/files/podcasts/prp/potapov-lecture-COMPLETE.mp3