100-Year Jubilee of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad – Part One

November 23, 2020

We wanted to share some important and joyful events, which happened during the 100-Year Jubilee Celebration. Archpriest Gregory (Kotliaroff) was elevated to the rank of Protopresbyter during the Divine Liturgy. Archpriest Nikita (Grigoriev) was elevated to the rank of Mitred Archpriest. Brother David became a cassock monk. We also would like to share a full […]

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100-Year Jubilee of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad Video Streaming

November 20, 2020

For video streaming of the 100-Year Jubilee of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad please see:

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The Fourth Iveron Choral Conference Concluded on November 1, 2020 at Mountain View

November 7, 2020

The Iveron Choral Conference concluded at the Church of the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia, Mountainview in Middleburgh New York on November 1, 2020.  The seventy participants, for the two and a half day event,  included children for a new one day kids program for those ages of 7 to 13, which included […]

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On the 100th Anniversary of the ROCA: A Little About the Former Parishioners of the Church of the Holy Trinity, Astoria, NY

November 4, 2020

A little about the former parishioners: Artur Yakovlevich Suvalov (parents: Yakov Evtikhievich Suvalov and Irina Karlovna, born Finke); Margarita Petrovna Suvalova, born Lapin (parents: Pyotr Ivanovich Lapin and Dora Georgievna, born Blokhin). This year we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad. The church, which was founded by Russian immigrants who fled […]

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Requesting Prayers

November 4, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters, we have received a request from our Sister Serbian Church that Alexandra, one of the workers at the Novo-Stelnik monastery, has become seriously ill. We ask everyone to pray for her recovery. Save us all o Lord.

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Day 6 of the Concelebration between the STOC and the ROCA – Feast of the Protection (“Pokrov”) of the Mother of God at Novi Stjenik Women’s Monastery

October 20, 2020

Tuesday evening ended with the ROCA delegation making its way to the foot of the mountain where the Novi Stjenik women’s monastery is located.  Novi Stjenik meaning “new (rock) wall”.  A “short” hour and a half journey from the foot of the mountain, through a rocky, windy road, through mud and rain puddles, mostly driving […]

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The ICON of the 100 YEAR HISTORY of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad

October 20, 2020

Description of the Icon and the Vignettes Around It can be found by clicking here. An official description of the icon in Russian and English. High-resolution copy of the Icon can be downloaded here.

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Day 5 of the Concelebration between the STOC and the ROCA – Abba Hegumen Archimandrite Ambrose (Amvrosii) Kurganov and Royal Saints King Martyr Lazar and holy King Stefan

October 18, 2020

On Tuesday October 12, the ROCA delegation visited the Milkov Monastery where lived the Hegumen of the men’s monastery, Archimandrite Ambrose (Amvrosii) Kurganov.  Despite reposing in the Lord at the young age of 40, Father Ambrose left a significant mark on the history of ROCA monasticism. Many future bishops of the Church Abroad learned the […]

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Day 4 of the Concelebration between the STOC and the ROCA –“Poprazdnestvo” (The Afterfeast)

October 16, 2020

On Monday October 12, 2020 the Russian Delegation visited the town of Sremski Karlovci along with Bishop Akakije and Bishop Nectary.  The center of town was once the first physical location of the Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad, under   Metropolitan Anthony (Khrapovitsky).  There, the Serbian Orthodox Church, under Patriarch Dimitrije graciously offered their […]

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