Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/ 60 Bill Mackanic: "I Like to See Students Grow & Graduate as Better People" http://eadiocese.org/news_170929_2.html Fri, 29 Sep 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/news/2017/09-29-billintrvw/DSC_0910.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>In our age of technology, our enemies want us to feel down and upset, but we can&rsquo;t let them do that. We must be joyful and happy. I&rsquo;m no priest or deacon, but I know that God wants all of us to be happy. He doesn&rsquo;t want anything to stand in our way.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170929_2.html Archpriest Victor Boldewskul – "Vladyka Laurus Truly Loved the Church" http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_2.html Tue, 26 Sep 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/news/2017/09-26-boldewskul/01a.JPG&archive=0&final_h=379&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>When I remember Vladyka Laurus, what I remember the most important was how he truly loved the Church, how he loved the Russian Church, and how he was always measured in all things...&nbsp;Vladyka taught by example or by his short words or comments ("short" meaning concise: he did not have to say too much to guide us).&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_2.html "The Good Shepherd" - In Hallowed Memory of Archpriest Peter Motscharsky http://eadiocese.org/news_170830_3.html Tue, 29 Aug 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/news/2017/08-29-motcharsky/cover-1-of-1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=341&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, August 29, 2017, the feast of the Holy Image of the Savior "Not Made by Hands," the Eastern American Diocese prayerfully marked the 40th anniversary of the repose of Archpriest Peter Motscharsky (long-time rector of Holy Trinity Church in Astoria, NY). In honor of this anniversary, the diocesan Media Office would like to offer our readers the eulogy spoken at Fr. Peter&rsquo;s funeral, delivered by his son-in-law, Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov, and translated into English for the first time.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170830_3.html Archpriest Victor Potapov: "I Believe that the Reunification of the Church was the Result of the Prayers of St. John of Shanghai" http://eadiocese.org/news_170823_1.html Fri, 25 Aug 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/news/2017/08-24-potapovintrvw/04.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p><em>Archpriest Victor Potapov is a cleric of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, rector of St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC, is well-known not only in the United States, but in Russia, as well. For over 30 years, he led spiritual broadcasts on "Voice of America" radio.</em></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170823_1.html "In Memory of a Colleague & Friend" – On the Occasion of the Repose of Protodeacon Nikita Chakirov http://eadiocese.org/news_170821_2.html Mon, 21 Aug 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/news/2017/08-21-frnikita/ead-1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=524&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On August 21, 1987, longtime cell attendant to Metropolitan Philaret (Voznesensky) of Eastern America &amp; New York, Protodeacon Nikita Chakirov, reposed in the Lord. In honor of the 30th anniversary of the repose of this zealous laborer of the Eastern American Diocese, we offer our readers an article written in memory of Fr. Nikita by Matushka Irina Lukianov (Boston, MA).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170821_2.html