Parishes

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The Feast of St. Markella 16 August 2014
Trip to Colombia 31 July 2014
Liturgy in Bunnell, FL 23 June 2014
Hierarchical Visit to Massachusetts for MidPentecost 14 May 2014
Baptisms at St. Polycarp of Smyrna 15 May 2014
Sunday of Orthodoxy at the Cathedral of St. Markella 2014 10 March 2014
Hierarchical Liturgy at St. Joseph of Arimathea Orthodox Church 18 February 2014
Feast Day of St. Mark of Ephesus 2014 02 February 2014
Feast Day of St. Theophan the Recluse 2014 23 January 2014
New York's Theophany 2014 21 January 2014
Feast Day of St. Nicholas of Myra 2013 02 January 2014
St. Isidoros Church Banquet 2013 23 December 2013
Liturgy at St. Polycarp of Smyrna House Chapel 25 November 2013
Feast of the Cathedral of St. Nektarios 2013 24 November 2013
Enthronement of Bishop Sergios of Portland 12 November 2013
St. Mark's Banquet 06 November 2013
Baptism and Divine Liturgy at St. Maximus Parish 01 October 2013
Appeal of His Grace, Bishop Demetrius of Boston, Regarding the Cathedral of St. Mark of Ephesus 10 September 2013
Feast Day of Dormition Parish in Concord, NH 2013 09 September 2013
Feast Day of the Cathedral of St. Markella of Chios 2013 09 August 2013
Feast Day of St. Seraphim of Sarov 2013 02 August 2013
The Feast of St. John of San Francisco in Maine 2013 08 July 2013
Feast Day of Sts. Peter & Paul 2013 13 July 2013
Hierarchal Concelebration in Sts. Peter & Paul, Mount Union, PA 08 July 2013
Nativity at St. John of Kronstadt Mission in Bunnell, FL 14 January 2013
Nativity in Albany, Georgia 10 January 2013
PA Parish Joins the GOC 08 January 2013
Liturgy in St. Theophan the Recluse, Atlanta GA 31 December 2012
Visit of Bishop Demetrius to Michigan 29 December 2012
New Mission Serving Atlanta Region 17 December 2012
Number of New Parishes Listed in Directory 30 October 2012
Concelebration at St. Mark of Ephesus Cathedral 25 October 2012
Theophania (Epiphany) at Battery Park, NYC‏ 17 January 2012
Metropolitan Moses' Visit to Toronto for the Feast of St Nektarios 04 January 2012
Bishops Visit St. John the Forerunner Parish 15 November 2011
Inaugural Liturgy Served in San Diego Mission 18 August 2011
Baltimore, Maryland? 30 April 2011
Charlotte, North Carolina? 16 March 2011
Fr. Anastasios Hudson liturgizes in Charlottesville, VA 23 June 2010
Metropolitan Pavlos Offers Customary Monday Discussion 16 March 2010
Theophany 2010 23 February 2010
Holy Mother of God Mission Releases New Website 23 January 2010
Sts. Nectarios and George Releases New Website 24 November 2009
St. Nectarios Pilgrimage: Metropolitan Philoptochos‏ 03 November 2009
Dormition (Κοίμησις) Parish has a new Website 15 May 2009
Traditional Orthodox Christians of North Carolina Construct Kouvouklion 29 March 2009
Nativity of the Holy Theotokos Celebrates Inaugural Liturgy 22 September 2008
Holy Mother of God Mission Celebrates Inaugural Liturgy 29 July 2008
Metropolitan Pavlos Celebrates his Nameday 14 July 2008
Theophany in New York 2008 20 January 2008
Orthodox Awareness

A Brief History

In the early 20th century, the idea of promoting the union of Churches (Orthodox and heterodox) began to gain ground among circles in the Eastern Orthodox Church by establishing a "Communion of Churches" modeled on the League of Nations.

The Patriarchal Encyclical of 1920 foresaw a series of steps toward the “union of the Churches,” of which the first was the change of the calendar for the simultaneous celebration of feast days by all the “Churches.” The content of the encyclical was kept secret from the faithful and only after a few years became known. Read more...

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Saint Matthew the Evangelist, Jonesboro, Arkansas

Jonesboro is a town located near the Eastern border of Arkansas, with a population of approximately 60,000. From a human standpoint, it’s not the most likely candidate for a traditional Orthodox mission, but for an Orthodox Christian who orders his priorities around Christ and His Church, it makes perfect sense. Read more...

Youth

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Why do we Call Angels “Saint”?

Q. I noticed that we call the angels Michael and Gabriel "Saint." I thought the title "Saint" was only given to humans who have proven themselves Godly. Do you mind clarifying this for me? Is there a deeper meaning to "Saint" that I am not aware of?

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