Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/ 60 Atlanta, GA: Conference "100 Years of the Russian Local Council of 1917-1918" held at Joy of All Who Sorrow Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171117_1.html Fri, 17 Nov 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/2017/11-05-atlantaconf/26.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of November, the parish of Joy of All Who Sorrow Church in Atlanta, GA held their parish celebrations in honor of the patronal feast day (November 6), and held a conference on the topic "100 Years of the Russian Local Council of 1917-1918."</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171117_1.html Jordanville, NY: Restoration of Golgotha Site at Holy Trinity Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_171116_2.html Fri, 17 Nov 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/2017/11-16-jvillecross/04.jpg&archive=0&final_h=401&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Prior to their graduation, Holy Trinity Seminary&rsquo;s graduation class of 1971 had erected a magnificent 40 feet tall cross on the top of the hill overlooking Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY. Since then, this cross became a part of the local scenery, something that is very strongly associated with the imagery of the monastery.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171116_2.html Jordanville, NY: Bishop Jerome serves Funeral for Archpriest Wsevolod Drobot http://eadiocese.org/news_171116_1.html Thu, 16 Nov 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/2017/11-11-drobot/_DSC9919.JPG&archive=0&final_h=391&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, November 11, the funeral service for Archpriest Wsevolod Drobot was served at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY. Leading the service was His Grace, Bishop Jerome. On Friday evening, a panihida was served by monastery clergy. The following morning, Divine Liturgy was served in the lower St. Job of Pochaev Church, where Fr. Wsevolod lay in state. His Grace prayed in the altar.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171116_1.html Coronado (San Jose): Kursk Root Icon visits Costa Rica http://eadiocese.org/news_171115_1.html Wed, 15 Nov 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/2017/11-04-costarica/54.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>From November 4-7, a momentous event took place in Costa Rica in Central America. For the first time, the Protectress of the Russian Diaspora &ndash; the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God &ndash; visited the southernmost parish of the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Church Abroad, the Church of Our Lady of Vladimir in Coronado.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171115_1.html Utica, NY: Bishop Jerome leads Divine Services in St. John of Kronstadt Memorial Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_5.html Sat, 11 Nov 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/2017/11-04-utica/01.jpg&archive=0&final_h=800&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, November 4, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, traveled to Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, where he led the resurrectional All-Night Vigil. The following morning &ndash; Sunday, November 5 &ndash; His Grace traveled on to the nearby St. John of Kronstadt Memorial Church in Utica, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_5.html New York City: Youth of Russian Diaspora marks Year’s Important Dates http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_4.html Tue, 31 Oct 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/2017/10-20-synodyouth/08.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Friday, October 20, the Synodal Residence in New York City hosted a symposium entitled "The New Martyrs of Russia: 100 Years of Revolution &amp; Our Future." St. Prince Vladimir Youth Association organized the event to mark the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution in Russia and the 10th anniversary of the reestablishment of unity within the Russian Orthodox Church in the fatherland and abroad.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_4.html Vineland, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion leads 70th Anniversary Celebrations of Holy Trinity Parish http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_3.html Fri, 10 Nov 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/2017/10-22-vineland/18.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On October 22, the Sunday of the Holy Fathers of the 7th Ecumenical Council, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Trinity Church in Vineland, NJ, and led the 70th anniversary celebrations there.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_3.html New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of Holy Fathers Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_2.html Wed, 01 Nov 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/2017/10-22-153rd/21.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; text-align: justify; line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Palatino Linotype', serif; font-size: 10pt;">On October 22, the Sunday of the Holy Fathers of the 7th Ecumenical Council, Holy Fathers Church in New York City celebrated its patronal feast day. Leading the divine services for the occasion was His Grace, Eastern American Diocese vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan.</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_2.html Philadelphia, PA: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of Joy of All Who Sorrow Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_1.html Mon, 13 Nov 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/2017/11-06-philly/08.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Monday, November 6, the feast day of the Icon of the Mother of God "Joy of All Who Sorrow," Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to Joy of All Who Sorrow Church in Philadelphia, PA, in honor of the parish&rsquo;s patronal feast.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171113_1.html Albany, NY: Archpriest Wsevolod Drobot reposed in the Lord http://eadiocese.org/news_171108_2.html Wed, 08 Nov 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/2017/11-08-drobot/04.JPG&archive=0&final_h=399&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Wednesday, November 8, Archpriest Wsevolod Drobot, longtime cleric of the Eastern American Diocese, reposed in the Lord. Fr. Wsevolod&rsquo;s clerical service lasted 57 years, and he had been rector of Nativity of the Mother of God parish in Albany, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171108_2.html Newark, NJ: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of Our Lady of Kazan Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171108_1.html Wed, 08 Nov 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/2017/11-04-newark/01a.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, November 4, the feast day of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York paid an archpastoral visit to Our Lady of Kazan Church in Newark, NJ... Faithful from New Jersey, New York, and nearby states gathered in Our Lady of Kazan Church for the patronal feast day. Many of them communed of Christ&rsquo;s Holy Mysteries.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171108_1.html New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion’s Namesday celebrated in Synodal Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_171104_1.html Sat, 04 Nov 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/2017/11-03-mhnmsdy/DSC_9910.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Friday, November 3, the feast day of Venerable Hilarion, Schemamonk of the Caves, in the Cathedral of our Lady of the Sign in New York City, headquarters of the ROCOR Synod of Bishops, the clergy and faithful congratulated Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, on the occasion of his namesday.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171104_1.html "The 20th Anniversary of Jose’s Murder" – On the 19th Annual Pilgrimage to the Grave of Jose Muñoz-Cortes http://eadiocese.org/news_171031_1.html Tue, 31 Oct 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/2017/10-29-jose/DSC_8725.JPG&archive=0&final_h=397&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>The year 2017 is significant for several reasons. This year, the children of the Church prayerfully commemorate the restoration of canonical communion between the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and the Moscow Patriarchate (May 17, 2007), the 35th anniversary of the appearance of the myrrh-streaming Montreal-Iveron Icon of the Mother of God&nbsp; (November 24, 1982), and 20th anniversary of the martyr death of her guardian, Jose Mu&ntilde;oz-Cortes (October 31, 1997), and the 10th anniversary of the appearance of the myrrh-streaming Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Mother of God (October 6, 2007).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171031_1.html "The Lord is showing us His glory through His faithful servants" – Sermon by Priest Stephen Kaznica http://eadiocese.org/news_171030_10.html Tue, 31 Oct 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/misc/kaznica-1-of-1-2.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p><em>On Thursday, October 26, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America &amp; New York, celebrated Divine Liturgy in Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, on the feast of the Translation of the Iveron Icon of the Mother of God to Moscow. The Liturgy was the culmination of the Pastoral Conference, which was held in honor of the Decennial of the Reunification of the Russian Church and the Appearance of the myrrh-streaming Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Mother of God, and the 20th anniversary of the martyrdom of Brother Jose Mu&ntilde;oz-Cortes. With the blessing of Metropolitan Hilarion, Priest Stephen Kaznica (rector of Sts. Peter &amp; Paul Patriarchal Cathedral in Passaic, NJ) delivered the following sermon upon completion of the Liturgy:</em></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171030_10.html Brooklyn, NY: Myrrh-Streaming Hawaiian Icon visits Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171030_1.html Mon, 30 Oct 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/2017/10-21-brooklynicon/DSC04567.JPG&archive=0&final_h=372&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>2017 is a year of many anniversaries, among which is the decennial of the appearance of the myrrh-streaming Montreal-Hawaiian Icon of the Mother of God. Traveling across the North American continent (as well as to the Republic of Georgia), the Mother of God brings peace and healing of soul and body through her fragrant myrrh.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171030_1.html Jordanville, NY: Pastoral Conference concludes with Hierarchal Liturgy http://eadiocese.org/news_171027_1.html Thu, 26 Oct 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/2017/10-26-jville/DSC_9450.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Thursday, October 26, the Pastoral Conference for clergy and matushkas of the Eastern American Diocese and the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, being held at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, concluded with a hierarchal Divine Liturgy.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171027_1.html Jordanville, NY: Second Day of Pastoral Conference Concludes http://eadiocese.org/news_171025_1.html Wed, 25 Oct 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/2017/10-25-jville2/75.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Wednesday, October 25, saw the second day of the Pastoral Conference for Clergy &amp; Matushkas of the Eastern American Diocese and Patriarchal Parishes in the USA at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171025_1.html Jordanville, NY: Diocesan Pastoral Conference opens at Holy Trinity Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_171024_1.html Tue, 24 Oct 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/2017/10-24-jville/63.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, October 24, the Pastoral Conference for Clergy &amp; Matushkas of the Eastern American Diocese and the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA began at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171024_1.html Visitation Schedule of the Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Mother Of God in the Eastern American Diocese http://eadiocese.org/news_171018_2.html Wed, 18 Oct 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/misc/hawaian-icon-low-res-2.JPG&archive=0&final_h=480&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, the myrrh-streaming Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Mother of God is currently traveling to the churches and monasteries of the Eastern American Diocese.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171018_2.html Nyack, NY: Bishop Jerome leads Patronal Feast of Holy Protection Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171018_1.html Tue, 17 Oct 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/2017/10-14-nyack/21.jpg&archive=0&final_h=800&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th of October, the feast of the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos, Bishop Jerome led the divine services for the patronal feast day of Holy Virgin Protection Church in Nyack, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171018_1.html Buena, NJ: Patronal Feast Day of Holy Protection Skete http://eadiocese.org/news_171016_1.html Mon, 16 Oct 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/2017/10-14-buena/DSC04413.JPG&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, October 14, the feast of the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America &amp; New York celebrated Divine Liturgy at Holy Protection Male Skete in Buena, NJ. Brought to the skete for the feats was an icon of the Protection of the Most Holy Theotokos currently traveling around the world, which contains a piece of the omophorion of the Heavenly Queen.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171016_1.html New York City: Patronal Feast Day of St. Sergius Church at the Synodal Headquarters http://eadiocese.org/news_171012_1.html Thu, 12 Oct 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/2017/10-08-sergiussynod/DSC04059.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 7th and Sunday the 8th of October, the feast of the repost of Venerable Sergius, Abbot of Radonezh and Wonderworker of All Russia, St. Sergius Mission Church at the Synodal Headquarters in New York City celebrated its patronal feast day.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171012_1.html Wayne, WV: Brethren, Pilgrims hold Annual Pilgrimage Weekend at Holy Cross Monastery http://eadiocese.org/news_171011_2.html Wed, 11 Oct 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/2017/10-01-hcmpw/DSC_0626-X3.jpg&archive=0&final_h=402&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>The annual Pilgrimage Weekend on September 30 &amp; October 1 was presided over by Metropolitan Jonah (Paffhausen) and was begun with a moleben and procession from the church to the outdoor chapel on Saturday afternoon. The All-Night Vigil for Sunday was served at the outdoor chapel by His Eminence along with monastery clergy,</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171011_2.html Washington: Annual Fundraiser Bazaar held at St. John the Baptist Cathedral http://eadiocese.org/news_171011_1.html Tue, 10 Oct 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/2017/09-30-dcbazaar/14.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Saturday, September 30, and Sunday, October 1, of this year will long be ingrained in the memories of the parishioners and friends of St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC. On these days, the annual two-day fundraiser bazaar was held.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171011_1.html Kursk: With Hopes for Its Next Visit, People bid Farewell to Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God http://eadiocese.org/news_171005_2.html Thu, 05 Oct 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/2017/10-02-kurskfinal/9kurskicondeparture17_014_jpg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p class="m3941817996561854377style5" style="background: white; font-variant-ligatures: normal; font-variant-caps: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; text-decoration-style: initial; text-decoration-color: initial; word-spacing: 0px;"><span style="font-size: 9.5pt; font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif; color: black;"><span style="background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0);">In the early morning of Monday, October, His Eminence Herman, Metropolitan of Kursk &amp; Rylsk, celebrated Divine Liturgy before the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God of the Sign in the city's Diocesan Cathedral of the Sign, co-served by diocesan clergy.</span></span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171005_2.html Nanuet, NY: Saint Herman Youth Conference Registration Opens http://eadiocese.org/news_171005_1.html Thu, 05 Oct 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/misc/st-hermans.jpg&archive=0&final_h=399&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>With the blessing of His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America &amp; New York, the annual Saint Herman Youth Conference will be hosted by Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY and Holy Virgin Protection Church in Nyack, NY.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171005_1.html Kursk: Bishop Nicholas participates in Divine Services in Churches of Kursk http://eadiocese.org/news_171003_2.html Tue, 03 Oct 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/2017/09-30-kursk/IMG_0074.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, September 30, Metropolitan Herman of Kursk &amp; Rylsk celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Church of the Holy Martyresses Faith, Hope, Charity &amp; Sophia in Kursk in honor of the parish&rsquo;s patronal feast day. Concelebrating with His Eminence were Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, parish rector and diocesan secretary Archpriest Andrey Ivanov, and local and visiting clergy.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171003_2.html Albany, NY: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services in Nativity of the Mother of God Church http://eadiocese.org/news_171003_1.html Mon, 02 Oct 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/2017/09-17-albany/image1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Saturday the 16th and Sunday the 17th of September, His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, visited Natvity of the Mother of God Church in Albany, NY, and led the divine services there. His Grace&rsquo;s visit for the celebrations were planned in conjunction with the parish&rsquo;s upcoming patronal feast day, which took place the following Thursday September 21.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_171003_1.html Kursk: Visit of Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon to Russia Continues http://eadiocese.org/news_170930_2.html Sat, 30 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-kursk/IMG_9771.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Friday, September 29, the icon was taken from the Cathedral of the Sign to the several of the city&rsquo;s hospitals and medical institutions, accompanied by the delegation members and His Eminence Herman, Metropolitan of Kursk &amp; Rylsk. The icon visited children and elderly alike, some of whom used all of their strength to venerate the icon.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170930_2.html Mahopac, NY: Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal, Bishop Jerome celebrate Liturgy in New Kursk Root Hermitage http://eadiocese.org/news_170930_1.html Sat, 30 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/2017/09-24-mahopac/P9241601-X2.jpg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, September 24, the parishioners of Nativity of the Mother of God Church at the New Kursk Root Hermitage in Mahopac, NY, held their annual parish celebration, usually held on the Sunday nearest their patronal feast day &ndash; September 21. This year, the divine services were concelebrated by His Eminence Gabriel, Archbishop of Montreal &amp; Canada, and His Grace, Bishop Jerome.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170930_1.html Kursk: ROCOR Pilgrimage Delegation takes part in Divine Services on Feast of Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord http://eadiocese.org/news_170929_1.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=peg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-27-kurskexaltation/02.jpeg&archive=0&final_h=450&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On the great feast of the Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Creating Cross of the Lord, Eastern American Diocesan Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan participated in the divine services in Kursk, Russia.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170929_1.html Shchigry, Russia: Bishop Nicholas visits Diocese of Shchigry with Kursk Root Icon http://eadiocese.org/news_170927_1.html Wed, 27 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-shigr/IMG_9096.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, September 26, the eve of the great feast of the Exaltation of the Precious Wood of the Live-Giving Cross of the Lord, the delegation of the Russian Church Aboard led by His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, visited the Diocese of Shchigry with the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God, currently visiting the Kursk Oblast.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170927_1.html Kursk: ROCOR Delegation takes Part in Traditional Procession from Root Hermitage to Kursk http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_4.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/2017/09-25-kurskprocession/IMG_8993.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>Thousands of the faithful took part in the procession, carrying icons, reading akathists, and singing hymns to the Mother of God. Young and old, physically fit and infirm all walked together. Monastics from neighboring monasteries joined, along with youth from across the Diocese, who rotated carrying banners, crosses, and icons.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_4.html Brooklyn, NY: Patronal Feast of St. Joasaph of Belgorod Church http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_3.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/2017/09-17-brooklyn/05a.jpg&archive=0&final_h=337&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, September 17, the feast of the Finding of the Relics of the Holy Hierarch Joasaph of Belgorod, the parishioners of St. Joasaph Church in Brooklyn, NY celebrated their patronal feast day.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_3.html Richmond, ME: Metropolitan Hilarion performs Priestly, Diaconal Ordinations at St. Alexander Nevsky Church http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_1.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/2017/09-17-richmond/03.jpg&archive=0&final_h=451&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, September 17, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America &amp; New York, visited St. Alexander Nevsky Memorial Church in Richmond, ME, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy and performed a priestly and diaconal ordination. The visit was scheduled around the parish&rsquo;s patronal feast day, which had taken place the previous Tuesday, September 12, as well as the 30th anniversary of Archpriest Chad Williams&rsquo; service as rector.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170926_1.html Kursk: Visitation of ROCOR Hierarchs to Kursk Root Hermitage http://eadiocese.org/news_170925_1.html Mon, 25 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/2017/09-24-kursk/IMG_8250.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, September 24, the feast day of Venerable Silvanus (Silouan) of Mt. Athos, Archbishop Mark of Berlin &amp; Germany celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Kursk Root Hermitage, co-served by Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, monastery clergy, and clerics accompanying the Eastern American Diocesan vicar on his pilgrimage.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170925_1.html Kursk: Hierarchal Divine Services held at Kursk Root Hermitage & Zolotukhino Convent http://eadiocese.org/news_170923_1.html Sat, 23 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/2017/09-23-kurskliturgy/IMG_8107.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, September 23, Divine Liturgy was served at the Kursk Root Hermitage in the presence of the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God "of the Sign." The service was led by Metropolitan Herman of Kursk &amp; Rylsk, co-served by Archbishop Mark of Berlin &amp; Germany, Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan...</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170923_1.html Kursk: Kursk Root Icon of Mother of God begins Visit to Russia http://eadiocese.org/news_170922_1.html Fri, 22 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/2017/09-22-kursk2/IMG_7796.jpg&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Friday, September 22, a delegation of the Russian Church Aboard, led by His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, began their pilgrimage to Russia.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170922_1.html Howell, NJ: Hierarchal Services on Feast of Venerable Job of Pochaev http://eadiocese.org/news_170920_1.html Wed, 20 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/2017/09-09-bpviktor/07.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On September 10, the Orthodox Church celebrates the Finding of the Relics of Venerable Job of Pochaev, as well as the Synaxis of the Venerable Fathers of the Far Kiev Caves. On Saturday, September 9, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan visited St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, accompanied by Bishop Victor of Artzis, vicar of the Diocese of Odessa, who is currently traveling on pilgrimage to the U.S.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://eadiocese.org/news_170920_1.html