Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/ 60 "The Good Shepherd" - In Hallowed Memory of Archpriest Peter Motscharsky http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170830_3.html Tue, 29 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/08-29-motcharsky/cover-1-of-1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=341&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On Tuesday, August 29, 2017, the feast of the Holy Image of the Savior "Not Made by Hands," the Eastern American Diocese prayerfully marked the 40th anniversary of the repose of Archpriest Peter Motscharsky (long-time rector of Holy Trinity Church in Astoria, NY). In honor of this anniversary, the diocesan Media Office would like to offer our readers the eulogy spoken at Fr. Peter&rsquo;s funeral, delivered by his son-in-law, Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov, and translated into English for the first time.</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170830_3.html Archpriest Victor Potapov: "I Believe that the Reunification of the Church was the Result of the Prayers of St. John of Shanghai" http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170823_1.html Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/08-24-potapovintrvw/04.JPG&archive=0&final_h=400&final_w=600&percent=100"><p><em>Archpriest Victor Potapov is a cleric of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, rector of St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Washington, DC, is well-known not only in the United States, but in Russia, as well. For over 30 years, he led spiritual broadcasts on "Voice of America" radio.</em></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170823_1.html "In Memory of a Colleague & Friend" – On the Occasion of the Repose of Protodeacon Nikita Chakirov http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170821_2.html Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/08-21-frnikita/ead-1.JPG&archive=0&final_h=524&final_w=600&percent=100"><p>On August 21, 1987, longtime cell attendant to Metropolitan Philaret (Voznesensky) of Eastern America &amp; New York, Protodeacon Nikita Chakirov, reposed in the Lord. In honor of the 30th anniversary of the repose of this zealous laborer of the Eastern American Diocese, we offer our readers an article written in memory of Fr. Nikita by Matushka Irina Lukianov (Boston, MA).</p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170821_2.html Archimandrite Maximos (Weimar): "It Looks Like a Good Time for Moving & Establishing a New Monastery" http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170808_1.html Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/08-08-weimar/19452959_10155598282964883_4890186673094399862_o.jpg&archive=0&final_h=300&final_w=400&percent=100"><p><em>With the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, Archimandrite Maximos (Weimar), abbot of the Brotherhood of the Holy Cross, presently located</em><em> in East Setauket, NY, </em><em>announced that the Brotherhood will be leaving its current location to establish the Brotherhood of the Holy Hieromartyr Dionysios the Areopagite.&nbsp;</em><em>Until</em><em> 2010, the monastery was under the omophorion of the Jerusalem Patriarchate, and is now under the canonical authority of Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad. </em><em>Recently, the Brotherhood faced a difficult decision; by choosing to remain within the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, a change of residence is now necessary.</em></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170808_1.html Historic Articles from Life & Service of Metropolitan Laurus to be published in Honor of 50th Anniversary of Hierarchal Consecration http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170813_2.html Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.eadiocese.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/08-13-ML/07b.JPG&archive=0&final_h=380&final_w=400&percent=100"><p><span lang="RU">On Sunday, August 13, 1967, on the eve of the Dormition Fast, the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City hosted the hierarchal consecration of the dean of students of Holy Trinity Seminary in Jordanville, NY - Archimandrite Laurus (&Scaron;kurla) - as Bishop of Manhattan, with an assignment to the position of secretary of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and vicar to her First Hierarch, Metropolitan Philaret of Eastern America &amp; New York. Metropolitan Philaret led the consecration, joined by a multitude of hierarchs and clergy.&nbsp;</span></p></div> Eastern American Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad http://www.eadiocese.org/news_170813_2.html