On Tuesday, April 2nd, at 6 PM an Unction Service will be celebrated at Holy Trinity Church, 2536 37th St., Astoria, NY, Queens. Unction Service at Tolstoy Farm will be celebrated on Thursday, April 11, at 9 AM, at Nursing Home.
The website austroca.org will continue to function as a website of the parish of Holy Martyrs of Vilnius in Yarraville.
Funeral services for 11 year old Thomas Marino were held on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at the Church of the Holy Trinity in Astoria, NY. The service had a particular family feeling as diocesan clergy and friends of the deceased came together. The service was led by Archbishop Andronik of New York and North America […]
By the will of God, Thomas Marino unexpectedly passed away on March 14, 2019, during the first week of Great Lent. Thomas was the young son of Xenia and Andrew Marino and had been an altar server at the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh. We ask for everyone’s holy prayers for the newly reposed […]
Attendees: Archbishop Andronik, Bishop Andrei, Mitred Archpriest Mikhail Konstantinov, Mitred Archpriest Gregory Kotlaroff, Archpriest Sergey Klestov, Priest Dimitriy Dobronravov, Priest Chad Arneson, Deacon Timothy Claider, Reader Aleksey Klestov, Dimitri Gontscharow, Mark Kotlaroff. Resolved: The name of Archbishop Andronik’s diocese is changed to the Diocese of New York and North America. Appropriate decrees will be […]
RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH ABROAD (DIASPORA DISTRICT OF THE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH) Australia CATHEDRAL: THE CHURCH OF THE HOLY MARTYRS OF VILNIUS 8 Willis Street, Yarraville, VIC 3013 website: austroca.org Bishop Andrei, Rector Mobile: 0431 695 457 Priest Maxim Sahnov Deacon Vassily Iakimov MONASTERY OF ST THEOGNIOS 78 Bonneys Lane, PO Box 763, […]
On this festive Sunday, the Church of the Icon of the Mother of God “Joy and Consolation” in Montreal, Canada, received an archpastoral visit from its ruling bishop, Archbishop Andronik of Syracuse and St. Nicholas, on its Patronal Feast Day. He was warmly greeted by the parish and by its rector Archpriest George Tsap. Vladyka […]
Not long ago I have met an elderly American teacher. I vividly remember his story about his fascinating life and family. His mother grew up in a small town called Dover, Massachusetts and graduated from high school in 1901. By the standards of that time, she received a most ordinary education. She learned perfect French […]
Introduction According to the decision of the Bishops’ Council, St. John and St. Philaret School of Theology has been launched. Currently, our Church is experiencing a shortage of clergy. That’s why it is essential that we see to the preparation of future pastors. With this aim in mind, it was decided to found a Theological […]