Marina Martinez reposed in the Lord

September 26, 2020

On Thursday, September 24th Marina Martinez, the wife of Subdeacon Alexander Martinez at the Holy Trinity Church in Astoria NY, suddenly passed, leaving two children. We ask for your prayers for the newly reposed Marina. The schedule of memorial services (panikhidas), funeral and burial is as follows: September 26, at 5:00 PM — Memorial Service […]

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September 24, 2020

On the 18th of September 2020, through God’s mercy, talks were held remotely between representatives of the Serbian True Orthodox Church and the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad. The STOC was represented in the talks by Bishop Akakije and Abbess Euphrosynia (Molchanov), while representing ROCA, were: Archbishop Andronik, Archbishop Sophroniy, Bishop Andrei, Protopriest Nikita (Grigoriev), George […]

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Bishop Joseph (Hrebinka) Reposed in the Lord

September 23, 2020

On September 18, 2020, Bishop Joseph (Hrebinka) reposed in the Lord. The funeral service for the newly departed bishop will be held in Virginia on Wednessday the 23rd of September and the burial will be in Jordanville on Friday the 25th at approximately 1pm.

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One hundredth year Jubilee of Patriarch Tikhon’s Ukase (Decree)

September 14, 2020

This year, we are celebrating the hundredth year jubilee of the establishment of ROCA (19th November 1920), but it’s important that we also commemorate a jubilee no less significant – one hundred years from the day of publication of the “Decree of the Holy Patriarch, the Holy Synod and the Supreme Ecclesiastical Council of the […]

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The 4th Iveron Choral Conference

September 8, 2020

Friday October 30 – Sunday November 1, 2020 With the blessing of Archbishop Andronik, the ROCA Assistance Fund is organizing this two and a half day Russian Orthodox conference which honors the Iveron Myrrh-streaming Icon of the Mother of God and Her keeper Brother Joseph (Jose Cortez-Munoz), who suffered a martyr’s end twenty three years […]

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100 Anniversary of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad

September 7, 2020

Dear Brothers and Sisters! The preparations toward the 100 Year celebration of our dear Russian Orthodox Church Abroad are continuing.  We would like to remind you that with the blessing of his Eminence Archbishop of New York and North America Andronik, the church Feast will take place at Holy Trinity Church in Astoria New York […]

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Dormition of the Mother of God Parish Feast celebration in Stafford, VA

September 2, 2020

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Bishops’ Conference

August 30, 2020

Bishops’ Conference (by phone) with the participation of the ROCA District Council 20th of August 2020. Conference agenda: 1. The question of the canonicity of ordinations performed by the Synod of Met. Vitaly in Mansonville, in 2001. 2. Commemoration of the authorities. Resolutions: 1. After a lengthy discussion and consideration of all the circumstances, it […]

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ROCA Epistle Translated into Serbian

August 25, 2020

ПОСЛАНИЦА АРХИЈЕРЕЈСКОГА САБОРА ЗАГРАНИЧНОГ ОКРУГА РПЦЗ Вољена децо наше Цркве, Сматрамо да је наша пастирска дужност да вам се обратимо с овом поруком, појашњавајући наш заједнички поглед на оно што се догађа сада у свету. Свети апостол Јован Богослов, пре више од 19 векова, написао је својим ученицима: „Децо, последњи је час“ (1 Јован 2, […]

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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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