Syracuse, NY: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of Entrance into the Temple of the Holy Virgin Church - 12/11/18
On Tuesday, December 4 – the great feast of the Entry into the Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos – Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan paid an archpastoral visit to the Church of the Entrance into the Temple of the Holy Virgin...
Mayfield, PA: Bishop George celebrates Liturgy in St. John the Baptist Cathedral - 12/09/18
On Sunday, December 2, His Grace George, Bishop of Canberra, paid an archpastoral visit to St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Mayfield, PA, where he celebrated Divine Liturgy.
New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral for Feast of Entry into the Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos - 12/09/18
On Tuesday, December 4 – the great feast of the Entry into the Temple of the Most Holt Theotokos – the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.
Washington, DC: Protectress of the Russian Diaspora visits U.S. Capital - 12/06/18
Over the course of nine days – November 21-30 – the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God, one of the most ancient holy icons of the Russian Orthodox Church (1295 A.D.) visited St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC.
New York City: Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral, presents New Portrait of Bishop Gregory (Grabbe) - 12/03/18
On Sunday, December 2, when the Orthodox Church celebrates the memory of the Holy Prophet Obadiah and the Holy Hierarch Philaret, Metropolitan of Moscow, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City .
Paterson, NJ: Bishop Nicholas leads Patronal Feast of St. Michael Cathedral - 11/29/18
On Wednesday, November 21, when the Orthodox Church honors the memory of the Holy Archangel Michael, Commander of the Heavenly Bodiless Hosts, the parish of the same name in Paterson, NJ, celebrated its patronal feast day.
Faces of the Diocese
Priest Mark Tyson: A Man of Character - 11/15/18
Rector of Dormition of the Mother of God Church in Bluefield, WV, Priest Mark Tyson left the Patriarchate of Constantinople and joined the Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia.
ROCOR: Patriarch Bartholomew is not free in his actions, because certain forces distant from Christ’s Church stand at his back - 11/02/18
At the request of the editorial board, Archpriest Serafim Gan, chancellor of the ROCOR Synod of Bishops, Secretary to the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, commented on the latest decisions of Patriarch Bartholomew and assessed the actions of the Phanar.
New York City: Epistle of the Synod of Bishops to the Clergy & Flock of the Russian Church Abroad - 12/11/18
Having gathered in an expanded session of the Synod of Bishops as we approach the feast day of the Synodal Cathedral of Our Lady of the Sign in New York City, we, the bishops of the Russian Church Abroad, warmly greet the clergy and God-loving flock...
Jordanville, NY: Opening for Dean of Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary - 12/09/18
Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary invites applications for the position of the dean of the seminary, for a three-year term to begin on August 15, 2019, following the retirement of the current dean, Archpriest Alexander F.C. Webster, Ph.D.
Do your holiday shopping through AmazonSmile - 11/29/18
Did you know your purchases can make a difference? AmazonSmile donates to Eastern American Diocese ROCOR when you do your holiday shopping here:
Jordanville: Holy Trinity Seminary launches Fundraising Drive - 11/24/18
On Giving Tuesday, November 27, Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY will officially launch its fall 2018 fundraising campaign. The seminary needs your generous donation now more than ever to reach their goal of $150,000!
New Petitions for Church Unity - 10/30/18
At the direction of the Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, in light of the current situation between the Patriarchate of Constantinople and the Russian Church, the following petitions to be read in all churches at the Augmented Litany at every Divine Liturgy:
New York City: Statement of Holy Synod of Bishops of Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 10/22/18
The Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia communicates to the plenitude of her clergy and faithful, and to her fellow Orthodox Christians throughout the world, her profound sorrow at the uncanonical undertakings perpetrated by the Church of Constantinople over the past days...
Directive from Metropolitan Hilarion on Providing Financial Assistance to St. Herman Youth Conference - 10/19/18
Once again in 2018, we ask that you do your part to support St. Herman Conference and the spiritual well-being of our youth, via plate collection or a direction donation from the parish. This year’s conference is taking place from December 23-27 at Nativity of the Mother of God Church in Albany, NY…
Chosen One of the Mother of God
"The 20th Anniversary of Jose’s Murder" – On the 19th Annual Pilgrimage to the Grave of Jose Muñoz-Cortes
The Iveron Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "Portaitissa" and the Myrrh-Streaming "Montreal" Icon of the Iveron Mother of God
Protodeacon Serge Arlievsky: "Consequences of the 1917 Revolution - Russians in the Lower Hudson Valley"