July 29, 2016
The 25th Anniversary of the repose of Mother Alexandra, the former Princess Ileana of Romania who founded Holy Transfiguration Monastery here, will be remembered during the community’s annual pilgrimage and patronal feast August 5-7, 2016.
The monastery was established in 1967 as the fulfillment of Mother Alexandra’s dream to provide a place where Orthodox Christian women from all...
July 20, 2016
June 16, 2016
Dear Friends in Christ,
As I finished the newspaper on Monday morning, I wondered: is there grief in Heaven?
We are told there is not. At many wakes and funerals for those killed in Orlando, those who mourn will be told your loved one is in a better place; she is dancing in heaven; he is laughing with the angels.
Of course, I understand why such things are said, but I think they are not enough.
I see and...
June 7, 2016
June 15 is the last day to take advantage of the discounted hotel rate for the third Small Parish Forum, slated to be held at Holy Assumption Church here July 14-16, 2016.
The discounted rate at the Canton Staybridge Suites is available by calling 330-966-6620 toll free—ask for the “Small Parish Forum group rate—and...
May 18, 2016
A compilation of news from Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) and other seminaries
May 18, 2016
May 11, 2016
Registration is now open for the 2016 Small Parish Forum jointly sponsored by the Orthodox Church in America’s Archdiocese of Western Pennsylvania and the Diocese of the Midwest at Holy Assumption Church here July 14-16, 2016.
“Titled ‘The Small Parish: Possibilities and Opportunities,’ the forum is open to clergy and laity interested in inspiring and motivating...