Faith and Delusion, a book written by our archpriest Nikita Grigoriev, has been translated into Russian

August 31, 2018

Faith and Delusion, a book about the history of the world from an orthodox Christian perspective, is now available in Russian….

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Patronal Feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos Parish in Richmond Hill, NY

In life, joy and sorrow are intertwined and often on the same day. The day that we celebrated the Patronal Feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos in the parish of Father Sergei Klestov in Richmond Hill, NY, turned out to be just such a day: the spiritual joy derived from the great Feast and the hierarchal services intertwined with the sorrow over the death of our dear Vladyka Stefan and the servant of God Nina….

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We request your prayers for the newly-translated Bishop Stefan

August 30, 2018

We request your prayers for the newly reposed Bishop Stefan

Please include Bishop Stefan in your prayers on the occasion of the 9th Day (August 30, 2018) and on the 40th Day (September 30, 2018) since his repose.

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Funeral of Bishop Stefan of Trenton and North America

August 25, 2018

The funeral service for Bishop Stefan (Sabelnik) of Trenton and North America was held on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at the Church of the Cathedral of the Holy Assumption in Trenton, New Jersey…..

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Bishop of Trenton and North America Stefan Reposed in the Lord

August 22, 2018

On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018, Bishop Stefan reposed in the Lord Bishop at approximately 2:40pm.

Schedule is as follows:

Friday August 24th, 2018

6:00-8:00pm – There will be reading of the Gospel and Psaltar at the Church in front of the body.

Saturday August 25th, 2018

10:00am – Funeral at the Church of the Cathedral of the Holy Assumption. Address: 106 Jackson Street, Trenton, NJ 08611

Burial will be at the St. Vladimir Russian Orthodox Cemetery. Address: 316 Cassville Road, Jackson, NJ 08527

After the Burial there will be a memorial luncheon at the Church of the Holy Assumption at 106 Jackson Street in Trenton.

Sunday, August 26, 2018

There will be a Liturgy at Holy Assumption. Fr. Oleg Gritzenko (from Oregon) will officiate the service.

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The Second Iveron Choral Conference will be held October 26-28, 2018

August 21, 2018

Every year at the end of October, the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad honors the martyr’s death of Brother Joseph (Jose) Cortez-Muñoz, the God-pleasing keeper of the Iveron Myrrh-streaming Icon of the Mother of God. The conference provides an opportunity for all who are interested to forego the secular, godless holiday of Halloween and instead participate in the Orthodox act of honoring the anniversary of the death of our beloved brother Joseph.

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Statement of the ROCA Bishops (Diaspora District of the Russian Orthodox Church)

August 20, 2018

As the episcopal consecrations of several of our Bishops were performed with the participation of Bishops from the Synod of Metropolitan Cyprian (Kutsumbas), we believe that it is necessary to clarify our position in regard to the ecclesiology of this hierarch.

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Pre-Council Committee Teleconference 15 Aug 2018

August 18, 2018

Attendees: Archbishop Andronik, Archbishop Sofroniy, Bishop Andrei, Hegumen Ignatiy (Krutkov), Archpriest Sergey Klestov, Archpriest Sergey Kondakov, Archpriest Georgiy Titov, Archpriest Nikita Grigoriev, Priest John Trepatschko, George Lukin, Mark Kotlaroff, Aleksey Klestov…

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Awaiting the arrival of Archbishop Tikhon

August 14, 2018

In Australia we anxiously await the arrival of Archbishop Tikhon, the First Hierarch of the Russian True Orthodox Church (RTOC). To mark this visit, it would be useful to recount the history of relations between this jurisdiction and the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad (ROCA)…

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Hegumen Ignatiy visits San Francisco for the Centenary of the Martyrdom of the Royal Family

August 9, 2018

Hegumen Ignatiy (Krutkov) undertook a strenuous, whirlwind journey to spend 36 hours with the parish of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco on July 16-17, 2018…

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