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New York City: Statement from Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan to Clergy, Faithful - 03/25/20

As we enter the fourth week of Great Lent, may the "invincible and incomprehensible and divine power of the precious and life-giving Cross" bless and protect you!


New York City: Bishop Nicholas celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 03/25/20

On March 22, the feast of the Holy Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, and this year also the 3rd Sunday of Lent, dedicated to the Veneration of the Cross, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


Rochester, NY: Bishop Nicholas visits Protection of the Mother of God Church - 03/24/20

With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, on March 15, the Second Sunday of Great Lent, dedicated to St. Gregory Palamas, His Grace Nicholas, Bishop of Manhattan, visited Protection of the Mother of God Church in Rochester, NY


North Port, FL: Metropolitan Hilarion pays Archpastoral Visit to New Parish of Russian Church Abroad - 03/18/20

On Saturday the 14th and Sunday the 15th of March, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York visited the Church of the Pochaev Icon of the Mother of God in North Port, FL.


Wayne, WV: Special Moleben, Live Streaming of Services at Holy Cross Monastery - 03/17/20

In order to console and nourish the faithful who are quarantined, monastery abbot Archimandrite Seraphim (Voepel) has blessed for church services at Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV to be live-streamed for the duration of the viral outbreak crisis.


12th Anniversary of Metropolitan Laurus’ Repose - 03/16/20

Monday, March 16, marks twelve years since the repose of the ever-memorable Metropolitan Laurus – the fifth First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad.


New York City: Statement from Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, regarding Spread of Coronavirus - 03/15/20

With a sense of weighty responsibility not only for the eternal salvation of men’s souls, but also for the physical health of the clergy, monastics, parishioners, and worshippers of the Russian Church Abroad, I have been attentively following the development of events relating to the spread of the coronavirus


Jordanville, NY: First Week of Great Lent in Holy Trinity Monastery - 03/14/20

During the first week of Great Lent, March 2-6, the full cycle of divine services was held in Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.


Moscow: Holy Synod of Russian Orthodox Church issues Statement on Coronavirus Situation - 03/14/20

The Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church has been following with concern the spread of the coronavirus infection throughout the world and its consequences for millions of people, many of whom not only face the threat of infection, but are also experiencing social and economic consequences therefrom.


New York City: On Sunday of Orthodoxy, Metropolitan Hilarion celebrates Liturgy, leads Rite of Orthodoxy in Synodal Cathedral - 03/11/20

On the Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy, March 8, on which date the Orthodox Church also commemorates the First and Second Findings of the Head of St. John the Forerunner, Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy and led the Rite of Orthodoxy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City


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Moscow: His Holiness, Patriarch Kyrill, approves Prayerful Petitions in Connection with Spread of Coronavirus Threat
Special Liturgical Texts for Centenary of Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
New York City: Prayer in Time of Devastating & Death-bearing Pestilence
Old Testament Lectionary & Cue Cards for Great Lent Available on Diocese Website
Jordanville, NY: Holy Trinity Seminary to host Conference: "Russian Ecclesial Identity in a Changing World"
Howell, NJ: PaTRAM Institute Conductors’ & Singers’ Summer Academy scheduled for June 2020
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