Photos - Ordination of Monk Demetrius to the Diaconate

frdemetrius-ordination00001
frdemetrius-ordination00001
Detail
frdemetrius-ordination00002
frdemetrius-ordination00002
Detail
frdemetrius-ordination00003
frdemetrius-ordination00003
Detail
frdemetrius-ordination00004
frdemetrius-ordination00004
Detail
frdemetrius-ordination00005
frdemetrius-ordination00005
Detail
frdemetrius-ordination00006
frdemetrius-ordination00006
Detail
 
 
Powered by Phoca Gallery
Orthodox Awareness

The Calendar Question

A Classic Defense of the Old Calendar, proving it is part of the Tradition of the Church. Read more...

Missions

Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Mission, Tucson, Arizona

Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Church is a beautiful mission parish near downtown Tucson, a city in southern Arizona. It was started in 1997 by Father John Bockman, who was a missionary Priest formerly serving missions in Tennessee and Massachusetts since 1990. Father John served the faithful in Tucson and the surrounding area in his home Chapel until his repose in November of 2000. His wife, Presbytera Valerie, continued to make her home Chapel available for the mission, with clergy from Saint Nectarios Orthodox Church in Seattle and His Eminence, Metropolitan Moses of Toronto (then of Portland), visiting to provide the Divine Services.

Read more...
Youth

2023 Youth Conference

Please join us for the 2023 youth conference in Chicago, IL! To learn more, visit the home page or visit the conference website.

Ask A Priest

Fasting

Q. There seems to be a lot of variation in how people observe fasting, but my confessor told me to fast from oil on Wednesday and Friday. Oil is a pretty vague category, though, and I was wondering if I could get a more explicit description of what kinds of food and drink are excluded on strict fast days. Read more...