February 3rd – Feast Day of the Icon of the Mother of God “Joy and Consolation.” Patronal Feast Day of our Church in Montreal, Canada.

February 13, 2019

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 […]

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Opinion: Homeschooling – Part One

February 11, 2019

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 […]

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St John and St Philaret School of Theology – Information

January 29, 2019

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 […]

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Nativity 2019 at the St. Nicholas Mission in Las Vegas, Nevada

January 18, 2019

The St. Nicholas Mission in Las Vegas, Nevada, conducted Nativity services with the able assistance of Fr. Victor Zavodoff, who traveled to the mission to join the ailing Fr. Elias Warnke in celebrating the holiday.  

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Invitation to the St. Sergius Russian School Christmas Play

January 15, 2019

Dear friends, We cordially invite you to our annual “Elka” celebration on Sunday January 20th @ 2:30 pm. Address: Christ Episcopal Church 105 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ 07450   School Administration      

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Nativity Epistle of Archbishop Andronik of Syracuse and St. Nicholas

January 5, 2019

NATIVITY EPISTLE   His Eminence Andronik, Archbishop of Syracuse and St. Nicholas   Christ is Born – Glorify   Almost from the very beginning of the biblical narrative, that is, at the dawn of mankind, we encounter the emergence and proliferation of sin.  Our forefather Adam violated the commandment of trust in God, while his […]

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Nativity Epistle of Bishop Andrei of Yarraville, Australia and New Zealand

January 5, 2019

Nativity Epistle to the clergy and parishioners of the Australian-New Zealand Diocese of ROCA   “Great is the mystery of godliness: God was manifested in the flesh.” (1 Tim. 3:16).   Dear fathers, brothers, mothers and sisters, We are now celebrating the Nativity of Christ, the appearance of the Son of God in the flesh. […]

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