Boston, MA: Holy Epiphany Church hosts 28th Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ Conference - 10/15/19
On October 2-6, the 28th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Musicians’ (ROCM) Conference of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia took place at Holy Epiphany Parish in Boston. Over 70 people from across North America
Almaty: Kursk Root Icon concludes Visit to Kazakhstan at Nocturnal Liturgy in St. Sophia Cathedral - 10/12/19
On the night of Thursday the 10th into Friday the 11th, His Eminence Alexander, Metropolitan of Astana & Kazakhstan, celebrated Divine Liturgy at Sts. Faith, Hope, Charity & Sophia Cathedral of Our Lady of Iveron-St. Seraphim Convent in Almaty, Kazakhstan,
New York City: Patronal Feast Day of St. Sergius Mission at Synodal Headquarters - 10/12/19
On Monday the 7th and Tuesday the 8th of October, festal divine services were held in honor of the feast of the repose of Venerable Sergius, Abbot of Radonezh and Wonderworker of All Russia, and the patronal feast day of the eponymous church and English Mission at the Synodal Headquarters in New York City.
Almaty, Kazakhstan: Celebrations of the 15th Anniversary of the Synaxis of the New Martyrs & Confessors of Kazakhstan, Arrival of Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God - 10/07/19
On October 6, the 16th Sunday after Pentecost, celebrations for the 15th anniversary of the establishment of the Synaxis of the New Martyrs & Confessors of Kazakhstan and the arrival of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God "of the Sign" were held in the country’s southern capital of Almaty.
Almaty, Kazakhstan: Kursk Root Icon brought to Kazakhstan Metropolitanate - 10/07/19
On Friday, October 4, the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God of the Sign was brought to southern capital of Kazakhstan – the city of Almaty.
Zheleznogorsk, Russia: Kursk Root Icon brought to Holy Trinity Cathedral - 10/07/19
On Friday, October 4, the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God "of the Sign" was brought to Holy Trinity Diocesan Cathedral in Zheleznogorsk, Russia.
Jordanville, NY: New Academic Year begins at Holy Trinity Seminary - 10/06/19
The 2019-20 academic year opened at Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary in Jordanville, NY with a series of events during the first two weeks in September.
Wayne, WV: Plans for the New Church in Holy Cross Monastery - 10/05/19
On Friday, September 27, the great feast of the Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord, the final proposed plans for the new church in Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV, were delivered to the brethren.
Kursk, Russia: Visitation of Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon Continues - 10/02/19
On Wednesday, October 1, the Kursk Root Icon was taken from the Cathedral of the Sign to several of the hospitals and medical institutions of Kursk, accompanied by ROCOR delegation members and His Eminence Herman, Metropolitan of Kursk & Rylsk.
Wayne, WV: Holy Cross Monastery celebrates Patronal Feast, Pilgrimage Weekend, Ordination - 10/02/19
On Friday, September 27, the brotherhood of Holy Cross Monastery in Wayne, WV celebrated their patronal feast, the great feast of the Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross of the Lord.
Appeal by Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad to the clergy and flock of Florida - 09/16/19
As a result of some confusion and messages from members of our Church to the diocesan ecclesiastical authorities regarding the activities and behavior of Archimandrite Alexander (Belya)…
Nanuet, NY: Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" to celebrate its 70th Anniversary - 09/15/19
On Friday the 18th and Saturday the 19th of October, Holy Dormition Convent "Novo-Diveevo" in Nanuet, NY will hold celebrations in honor of the 70th anniversary of its founding. All are cordially invited to take part.
Charlotte, NC: Appeal from Reigning Mother of God Parish toward New Church Building - 08/20/19
For the first time in many years, we are at the turn of building our long-awaited building, where we will offer prayers to the Lord for our forgiveness and salvation, pray for the health and longevity of our loved ones and relatives...
Faces of the Diocese
Delegates on the Visitation of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God to Kursk in 2018 - 10/05/19
From Saturday, September 22, to Wednesday, October 3, 2018 a delegation of the Russian Church Aboard, led by His Grace, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan, visited the Diocese of Kursk with the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God. Delegation participants shared their impressions with journalist Nina Stavitskaya.
New York/Washington, DC: Russian Church Abroad pay Tribute to U.S. Victims of 9/11 Attacks - 09/15/19
On Wednesday, September 11, the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) commemorated victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in the United States, according to the senior priest of the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City, Archpriest Andrei Sommer.
Moscow, Russia: Deacon Andrei Psarev takes part in Inter-Council Assembly, Receives Doctorate - 09/05/19
On Tuesday the 18th and Wednesday the 19th of June, Deacon Andrei Psarev, Associate Professor of Canon Law and Russian Church History at Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary in Jordanville, NY, participated in two sessions of the Inter-Council Assembly held in Moscow
Jordanville, NY: Nicolas Schidlovsky – New Dean of Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary - 09/03/19
Nicolas Schidlovsky, Ph.D., began his tenure as the new dean of Holy Trinity Orthodox Seminary and professor of Sacred Music on Thursday, August 15, succeeding Archpriest Alexander F.C. Webster, Ph.D., who has retired as dean and professor of Moral Theology.