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New York City: On Sunday after Exaltation, Metropolitan Nicholas celebrates Liturgy in Synodal Cathedral - 10/04/22

On October 2, the 16th Sunday after Pentecost, that after the Exaltation, Metropolitan Nicholas of Eastern America & New York celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City.


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North Port, FL: Our Lady of Pochaev Church sustains Hurricane Damage - 10/03/22

New Photos! On Wednesday, September 28, Hurricane Ian struck Florida. The most significant damage was done on the state’s west (Gulf) coast. Unfortunately, the storm did significant damage to local infrastructure and residential and commercial buildings. Our Lady of Pochaev Church in North Port was no exception.


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Glen Cove, NY: On Feast of Exaltation, Metropolitan Nicholas pays Archpastoral Visit to Holy Intercession Church, performs Diaconal Ordination - 10/02/22

On Tuesday, September 27, the great feast of the Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord, Metropolitan Nicholas of Eastern America & New York paid an archpastoral visit to Holy Virgin Intercession Church in Glen Cove, NY, where he celebrated the festal Divine Liturgy. This marked his first visit to the parish as First Hierarch.


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Albany, NY: Metropolitan Nicholas performs Archpastoral Visit to Nativity of the Theotokos Church - 10/02/22

On Saturday the 24th and Sunday the 25th, the Leavetaking of the great feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos, Metropolitan Nicholas of Eastern America & New York paid an archpastoral visit to the eponymous church in Albany, NY on the occasion of their recent patronal feast and the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the parish.


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Washington, DC: On Feast of Nativity of the Theotokos, Archbishop Victor of Artsiz celebrates Divine Liturgy in St. John the Baptist Cathedral - 10/01/22

On Wednesday, September 21, the great feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos ‒ with the blessing of the First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, Metropolitan Nicholas of Eastern America & New York ‒ Archbishop Victor of Artsiz, vicar of the Diocese of Odessa (Ukrainian Orthodox Church) celebrated Divine Liturgy in St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC.


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Jordanville, NY: Bishop Luke officiates Divine Services for Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord in Holy Trinity Monastery - 10/01/22

On Monday the 26th and Tuesday the 27th of September, the great feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Cross of our Lord, Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Luke of Syracuse officiated the festal divine services in Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY.


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New York City: Feast of Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord in Synodal Cathedral - 09/28/22

On Monday the 26th and Tuesday the 27th of September, the divine services for the great feast of the Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord were held in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City. Officiating the All-Night Vigil and performing the Rite of the Exaltation of the Cross was Metropolitan Nicholas of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad.


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Methuen, MA: Metropolitan Nicholas officiates Patronal Feast of St. Xenia Church - 09/28/22

On Friday the 23rd and Saturday the 24th of September, the feast of Blessed Xenia of St. Petersburg, His Eminence Nicholas, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, paid an archpastoral visit to St. Xenia Church in Methuen, MA, where he officiated the divine services on the occasion of the parish’s patronal feast day. This marked the first parish visit of the new First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad.


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New York: Epistle of the Council of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 09/26/22

We, the hierarchs of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, having assembled together for the Council of Bishops on the eve of the Ecclesiastical New Year in the Synodal Residence in the God-protected city of New York, in the presence of our Protectress and guide, the wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God, greet you with the words of our Lord and Savior Jesus Chris: "Be of good cheer: I have overcome the world!" (John 16.33).


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New York: ROCOR Hierarchs celebrate Divine Services in Diocesan Parishes for feast of Nativity of the Theotokos - 09/25/22

On Tuesday the 20th and Sunday the 21st of September, the great feast of the Nativity of the Most Holy Theotokos, divine services were officiated in the churches and monasteries of the Eastern American Diocese by hierarchs of the Russian Church Abroad, who arrived for the work of the Council of Bishop a week prior.


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Directive to All Diocesan Parish Rectors, Monastery Abbots regarding Support for Church Musicians’ Conference
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Appeal to Support Saint Herman Youth Conference
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Nanuet‒Nyack NY: Annual Church Musicians’ Conference to be held at Novo-Diveevo Convent, Holy Virgin Protection Church
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Blountville, TN: St. Tikhon Church to host Liturgical Music Symposium in October 2022 (Updated Details)
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