March 10, 2017
March 9, 2017
The “Pastoral Changes” for January and February 2017 — the official announcements of ordinations, assignments, releases, etc. affecting the clergy of the Orthodox Church in America, as issued by the Office of the Chancellor, Archpriest John Jillions — are now available.
March 8, 2017
- Bishop Alexander visits St. James Mission, November 2016.
The faithful of Saint James Mission are looking forward to celebrating the fifth anniversary of their community’s “planting” in April 2017.
“It’s hard to believe how quickly the time has passed, and we are grateful to God and His providence and care,” said Priest James Bozeman. “In so many ways...
March 7, 2017
March 6, 2017
His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, delivered the homily at the celebration of Vespers marking the Sunday of Orthodoxy at Saint Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral here March 5, 2017. Welcoming Metropolitan Tikhon was His Eminence, Metropolitan Joseph of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese...
March 3, 2017
March 2, 2017
The Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America [FOCA] recently announced that “Who is My Neighbor” will be the theme of its 2017 “Celebration of Faith” contest.
Inspired this year by Christ’s parable of the Good Samaritan found in Luke 10:25–37, the creative arts contest is open to all Orthodox Christian youth who are...
February 27, 2017
On Monday, February 27, 2017, the Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon for the beginning of Great Lent was released.
The complete text appears below and is available in PDF format for downloading and distribution.
Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon
- The historic St. Louis Union Station Hotel will be the site of the 19th AAC.
A variety of issues including possible themes and youth participation related to the Orthodox Church in America’s 19th All-American Council [AAC] topped the agenda of the Preconciliar Commission during its second meeting on Friday, February 24, 2017. ...
February 25, 2017
A photo gallery highlighting Sunday of Orthodoxy celebrations and processions held on the first Sunday of Great Lent—March 5, 2017—will again be featured on the web site of the Orthodox Church in America in the near future.
Photos of regional, deanery and parish celebrations should be sent as jpeg attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org. No more than three photos from any given celebration should...