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Detroit, MI: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Liturgy in Holy Dormition Cathedral - 05/16/19

On May 12, the Sunday of the Myrrh-bearing Women, with the blessing of His Eminence Peter, Archbishop of Chicago & Mid-America, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, celebrated Divine Liturgy in Holy Dormition Cathedral in Ferndale (Detroit), MI.


Syracuse, NY: Bishop Luke celebrates Liturgy in Entrance of the Mother of God Church, presents Rector with Distinguished Award - 05/16/19

On May 12, the Sunday of the Holy Myrrh-bearing Women, His Grace Luke, Bishop of Syracuse, paid an archpastoral visit to the Church of the Entrance into the Temple of the Holy Virgin in Jamesville (near Syracuse), NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy.


Brooklyn, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Patronal Feast of Holy Myrrhbearers Church - 05/16/19

On May 12, the Sunday of the Holy Myrrh-bearing Women, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York visited Holy Myrrhbearers Church in Brooklyn, NY, and led the parish’s patronal feast day.


Nyack, NY: On Myrrhbearers Sunday, Bishop Jerome celebrates Liturgy at Holy Virgin Protection Church - 05/16/19

On May 12, the Sunday of the Holy Myrrh-bearing Women, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Virgin Protection Church in Nyack, NY, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy.


Rockaway Beach, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion pays Archpastoral Visit to Holy Evangelist Mark Mission - 05/12/19

On Wednesday, May 8, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Apostle & Evangelist Mark Mission. His Eminence celebrated Divine Liturgy for the first patronal feast day of the new mission in Rockaway Beach


Nanuet, NY: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Thomas Sunday Liturgy at Novo-Diveevo Convent - 05/08/19

On the day of Antipascha, the 2nd Sunday of Easter, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, celebrated Divine Liturgy in St. Seraphim Cathedral of Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY.


Hartford, CT: On Thomas Sunday, Bishop Jerome celebrates Liturgy of St. Mark in Holy Panteleimon Church - 05/08/19

On Thomas Sunday, May 5, His Grace, Bishop Jerome, paid an archpastoral visit to St. Panteleimon Church in Hartford, CT, where he celebrated the Divine Liturgy of the Holy Apostle Mark


New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion attends Paschal Reception at Representation of Patriarchal Parishes in USA - 05/08/19

On Monday, May 6, the traditional Paschal reception was held at St. Nicholas Patriarchal Cathedral in New York City, hosted by His Grace Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, interim Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, and His Excellency, Consul General of the Russian Federation Sergei K. Ovsyannikov.


The Lord’s Pascha in the Parishes & Monasteries of the Eastern American Diocese - 05/08/19

New Photographs 05/10/19 Albums with photographs of the feast of feasts – the Lord’s Pascha ‒ in the Eastern American Diocese will be published on the diocesan website


Des Plains, IL: Funeral Services for Newly Reposed Archbishop Alypy served in Holy Protection Diocesan Cathedral - 05/01/19

On Bright Tuesday, April 30, the hierarchs, clergy, and faithful of the Mid-American Diocese bade farewell to their long-time ruling hierarch, Archbishop Alypy (Gamanovich). who reposed on the feast of Christ’s Glorious Resurrection, April 28.


Jordanville, NY: Pascha in Holy Trinity Monastery - 05/01/19

On Saturday night the 27th and Sunday the 28th of April, divine services for the great feast of Christ’s Glorious Resurrection were held in Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, led by the monastery’s abbot, Bishop Luke of Syracuse. He was co-served by monastery and seminary faculty clergy.


Howell, NJ: Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan pays Archpastoral Visit to St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral - 04/29/19

On Monday, April 29, the second day of Pascha, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, where he celebrated the Paschal Divine Liturgy.


Sydney, Australia: Metropolitan Hilarion leads Paschal Services in Sts. Peter & Paul Diocesan Cathedral - 04/29/19

On Saturday the 27th and Sunday the 28th of April, the feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Christ – Pascha, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern American & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, led the festal divine services in Sts. Peter & Paul Diocesan Cathedral in Sydney, Australia.


New York City: Pascha in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign - 04/29/19

On Saturday night and early Sunday morning, April 27-28, Paschal celebrations were held in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City, led by Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Great Friday Services in Synodal Cathedral - 04/27/19

On Great Friday, April 26, when the Holy Churchremembers the holy, salvific, and terrible sufferings anddeath of our Lord Jesus Christ


Paschal Epistle of His Holiness, Patriarch Kyrill, to the Archpastors, Pastors, Deacons, Monastics & All the Faithful Children of the Russian Orthodox Church - 04/27/19

On this wondrous day of great solemnity, filled with a special joy in the Lord Jesus Who has risen from the tomb, I convey my heartfelt congratulations to all of you....


Paschal Epistle of His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad - 04/27/19

With profound spiritual joy in the Lord I greet you all on this jubilant, joyous night of the Matins of the Resurrection of Christ and Paschal Liturgy! I greet you on the Resurrection of Christ, the most triumphant and exultant of all holidays!


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Great Thursday Services in Synodal Cathedral - 04/26/19

On Great and Holy Thursday, April 25 – the commemoration of the Mystical Supper – Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan led the divine services in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services on Great & Holy Wednesday - 04/25/19

On Great and Holy Wednesday, April 24, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated the final Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts for this year in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services for Palm Sunday in Synodal Cathedral - 04/24/19

On Sunday, April 21, the great feast of the Entrance of our Lord into Jerusalem, also known by Christians as Palm Sunday, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Brooklyn, NY: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Lazarus Saturday Liturgy in Holy Myrrhbearers Church - 04/24/19

On Saturday, April 20, the feast of the resurrection of the Righteous Lazarus, Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Myrrhbearers Church in Brooklyn, NY, and celebrated Divine Liturgy there. 


"Always Turn to our Lord & Savior!" – An Exhortation to Newly-Tonsured Monks - 04/23/19

On the night of Thursday, April 18, the eve of the 40th day of the Great Fast, the abbot of Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY, Bishop Luke of Syracuse, tonsured three monks to the Lesser Schema.


Atlanta, GA: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast Day of St. Mary of Egypt Church - 04/21/19

On Saturday the 13th and Sunday the 14th of April, the feast of Venerable Mary of Egypt, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, paid an archpastoral visit to St. Mary of Egypt Church in Roswell (Atlanta), GA,


Columbia, SC: Myrrh-Streaming Icon "Softener of Evil Hearts" visits the Carolinas - 04/20/19

On Tuesday, April 16, the myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" continued its visitation through the Eastern American Diocese, arriving in Columbia, SC from Atlanta, GA


New York City: Bishop Nicholas performs Sacrament of Holy Unction in Synodal Cathedral - 04/19/19

On Friday, April 19, the eve of Lazarus Saturday, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan led Matins and the sacrament of Holy Unction in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


Atlanta, GA: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services in Joy of All Who Sorrow Church - 04/19/19

On Friday the 12th and Saturday the 13th of April, the feast of the Laudation of the Most Holy Theotokos, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, paid an archpastoral visit to the Church of Our Lady "Joy of All Who Sorrow" in Cumming (Atlanta), GA.


Flushing, NY: Patronal Feast Day of Holy Annunciation Church - 04/16/19

On Sunday, April 7, the great feast of the Annunciation of the Most Holy Theotokos, the eponymous church in Flushing, NY celebrated its patronal feast day


Brooklyn, NY: Faithful receive Sacrament of Holy Unction in New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church - 04/16/19

On April 14, the Sunday of Venerable Mary of Egpyt, the Sacrament of Holy Unction was served in the Church of the New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia in Brooklyn, NY


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Reading of Great Penitential Canon in Synodal Cathedral - 04/13/19

The fifth week of Great Lent sees a Matins service that has come to be known as the "Standing of St. Andrew." During this service, for the only time throughout the year, the Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete is read in its entirety


Howell, NJ: Diocesan Council holds Regular Meeting after Lenten Retreat - 04/12/19

On Wednesday, April 3, after the conclusion of the annual Lenten Retreat held at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, the Eastern American Diocesan Council held its quarterly meeting.


Washington, DC: Grace-Filled Days in St. John the Baptist Cathedral - 04/08/19

On April 1-3, three priests from St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC – Archpriest David Pratt, Priest Alexander Resnikoff, and Priest Damian Dantinne – took part in the annual Great Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese, held at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. 


Brooklyn, NY: Bishop Nicholas performs Sacrament of Holy Unction in Holy Myrrhbearers Church - 04/08/19

On March 31, 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.


Jordanville, NY: "Chastity, Purity, Integrity" – Holy Trinity Seminary hosts Conference on Orthodox Anthropology - 04/08/19

With Bishop Luke, vicar of the Eastern American Diocese, rector of Holy Trinity Seminary, and abbot of Holy Trinity Monastery presiding and offering all prayers, and Archpriest Alexander, dean of Holy Trinity Seminary...


Nanuet, NY: Bishop Nicholas leads Feast of Forty Martyrs in Novo-Diveevo Convent - 04/06/19

On Friday, March 22, the feast day of the Holy Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, celebrated the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts in St. Seraphim Cathedral at Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY.


Howell, NJ: Third Day of Eastern American Diocesan Clergy Retreat concludes with Celebration of Presanctified Liturgy - 04/06/19

On Wednesday, April 3, the Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Clergy Retreat held at St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ, concluded with the celebration of the Divine Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts, led by Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan.


Howell, NJ: Resolution of the Lenten Retreat of Eastern American Diocesan Clergy - 04/04/19

We, the clergymen of the over 100 parishes, monasteries, and missions of the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, having gathered under the sacred eaves of St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ


Howell, NJ: Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Retreat continues at Diocesan Center - 04/04/19

On Tuesday, April 2, the Lenten Retreat of clergy of the Eastern American Diocese opened with a moleben in St. Alexander Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ.


Howell, NJ: Eastern American Diocesan Lenten Pastoral Retreat begins at Diocesan Center - 04/02/19

On Monday evening, April 1, 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.


New York City: On Sunday of the Cross, Bishop Nicholas celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 04/02/19

On March 31, the Sunday of the Cross, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


New York City: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Presanctified Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 03/30/19

On March 29, Friday of the third week of Great Lent, His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, celebrated the Vespers and the Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts in the Chapel of St. Sergius of Radonezh in the Synodal Residence in New York City.


Rochester, NY: Bishop Nicholas visits Protection of the Mother of God Church - 03/29/19

On March 23-24, the second Sunday of Great Lent, Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, paid an archpastoral visit to Protection of the Mother of God Church in Rochester, NY.


Brooklyn, NY: Eastern American Diocese greets Myrrh-Streaming Icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" - 03/27/19

On Saturday, March 23, the myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God "Softener of Evil Hearts" arrived in the Eastern American Diocese from Moscow. The holy icon and its guardian, Sergey Fomin, were greeted by Archpriest Serge Lukianov (rector of Holy New Martyrs & Confessors of Russia Church in Brooklyn, NY).


Hartford, CT: Bishop Nicholas leads Divine Services in St. Panteleimon Church - 03/25/19

On Friday the 22nd and Saturday the 23rd of March, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to St. Panteleimon Church in Hartford, CT, where he led the divine services.


Boston, MA: Local Parishes hold Joint Rite of Orthodoxy Service - 03/24/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, local parishes of the Greater Boston area, served Vespers with the Rite of Orthodoxy in Holy Epiphany Church in Roslindale, MA.


Jordanville: "Last Days of the Last Tsar" Exhibit extended to May 17 - 03/23/19

There are many museums in Central NY. Among the most interesting is the Russian History Museum located on the grounds of the historic Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville. Who knew there was a museum in Jordanville?


Strathfield, Australia: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy, leads Rite of Orthodoxy - 03/21/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, Archbishop of Australia & New Zealand, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Sts. Peter & Paul Diocesan Cathedral in Strathfield, Australia.


New York City: Bishop Nicholas leads Triumph of Orthodoxy Rite in Synodal Cathedral - 03/20/19

On Sunday, March 17, the feast of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy and led the Rite of Orthodoxy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


 

 

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