EPISTLE OF THE BISHOPS COUNCIL OF THE DIASPORA DISTRICT OF ROCA

August 7, 2020

Beloved children of our Church, We regard it our pastoral duty to turn to you with this epistle, which expounds our mutual view on what’s currently happening in the world.   More than 19 centuries ago, Holy Apostle John the Theologian wrote to his disciples: “Children, it is the last time” (1 John 2:18). Today, it’s […]

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Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council

August 3, 2020

Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council 8th and 20th of July 2020. Conference agenda: 1. Archbishop Andronik’s report. 2.  Bishop Andrei’s report. 3. Church life in today’s difficult times. 4. Celebration of ROCA’s 100th anniversary. 5. Other matters. Vladyka Andronik’s report: Recently, Vladyka ordained deacon Gregory Axelrod for the […]

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Assistance for Fr Chad and Family

July 28, 2020

With the blessing of his eminence Archbishop Andronik, Father John Trepatschko has organized the following fundraiser: 1. Father Chad Arneson, Matushka Lydia and their six children need our help. 2. Father Chad is a priest of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad under his eminence Archbishop Andronik  3. He and his family embarked on a project to […]

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Sermon on the Parish Feast in the Church of Mother of God of Kazan by Bishop Andrei

July 27, 2020

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Brothers and sisters, not being able to be present at your church’s Feast Day, I would like to address you with the following words. It has been half a year since my last divine liturgy in your church: but now […]

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4th Iveron Choral Conference At the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia Church at Mountainview

July 24, 2020

With the blessing of Vladika Andronik, Archbishop of New York and North America, the 4th Iveron Choral Conference will take place on October 30th – November 1st at the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia Church at Mountainview! Detailed information will be coming soon.  For those eager to receive information please contact the ROCA […]

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Message from the parish of St. Sergius regarding the service to St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco the Wonder-Worker

June 26, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters! On Sunday, July 5, a liturgy and molieben service will be held to St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco at the St. Sergius of Radonezh church. According to the long-standing tradition and by the efforts of many, at the conclusion of the service , we arrange a program during the […]

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Upcoming Liturgy Service in the State of Florida

June 12, 2020

With the Blessing of His Eminence Andronik, Archbishop of New York and North America, a Liturgy will be held in the state of Florida on June 21, 2020 on the feast of All Russian Saints.   For those interested in more information, please call (845) 709-1312.

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Day of the Holy Spirit — Patronal Feast

June 11, 2020

On June 8, 2020, on the Festiv Day of the Holy Spirit, the parish of the Holy Trinity in Astoria NY celebrated its Patronal Feast. In an especially solemn atmosphere, His Eminence Andronik, Archbishop of New York and North America, celebrated the Divine Liturgy with Protopriest Gregory Kotlaroff and Priest Dmitry Dobronravov, the rector of […]

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“What’s going on?” article by Bishop of Yarraville and Australia and New Zealand Andrei

May 31, 2020

In the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Brothers and sisters, children of our Church, Our Lord Jesus Christ admonished the Pharisees for their inability to discern the “signs of the times”. (Mat. 16:3). This rebuke also applies to us if we fail to comprehend the meaning of […]

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The Wedding of Nathaniel and Anna

May 29, 2020

On May 10, 2020, in the fourth week after Pascha, a significant event took place in our church!  Two families of priests of our Russian Orthodox Church Abroad became related through marriage.  After the Sunday Liturgy, Anna Klestova, the daughter of Archpriest Serge Klestov, and Nathaniel Trepatchko, the son of Archpriest John Trepatchko, were joined […]

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