The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/ 60 Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Synaxis of Archangel Michael and the other Bodiless Powers http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171121_1.html Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Tuesday, November 21, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City for the feast of&nbsp;the Synaxis of Archangel Michael and the other Bodiless Powers.&nbsp;</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171121_1.html Pilgrimages to Holy Sites Around the Globe Announced for 2018 http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171120_2.html Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/02-11-tampajeru/IMG_1956.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">With the blessing of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fomisnk, the pilgrimage center of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA at St. Gregory Church in Tampa, Florida has announced the dates for pilgrimages to the Holy Land, Holy Russia, Italy, Greece (incl. Mount Athos for males) and Alaska in 2018.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171120_2.html Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore Commemorates Centennial Anniversary of the Election of St. Tikhon (Bellavin) to Patriarchal Throne http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171120_1.html Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-20-baltimore/03.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Saturday, November 18, the centennial anniversary of the election of St. Tikhon (Bellavin) as the Patriarch and Moscow and all Russia as well as the anniversary of the Restoration of the Patriarchate was prayerfully commemorated in Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171120_1.html The Primate of the Orthodox Church in America Leads Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Patriarchal Cathedral http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171119_1.html Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/19.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, November 19, the 24th Sunday after Pentecost, the clergy and parishioners of St Nicholas Patriarchal Cathedral prayerfully commemorated the 100th Anniversary of the Election St Tikhon (Bellavin) to the Patriarchal throne</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171119_1.html Bishop's Council Meeting Concludes in Little Falls http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171115_2.html Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-15-bcnj/02.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Wednesday, November 15, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk chaired a session of the Bishop's Council in the parish hall of St. John the Baptist Church in Little Falls, NJ.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171115_2.html Bishop John Attends "For Unity" Symposium in Washington, DC http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171115_1.html Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-15-dc/01.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Monday, November 13, a symposium, &ldquo;For Unity&rdquo;, was held in the National Cathedral in Washington DC sponsored by the Appeal-Conscience Foundation, Sustained Dialogue Institute and the George Cannon Institute. The main goal of the forum was to gather individuals who are looking for ways of interaction between the people of Russia and America through a dialogue of culture, art and religion.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171115_1.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy in St. Michael Church in Philadelphia http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171114_1.html Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-14-philly/07.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, November 13, the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Michael the Archangel Church in Philadelphia, PA.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171114_1.html Bishop John Attends Tenth Annual Orthodox Prayer Service for UN Community http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171109_1.html Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-09-un/10.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Wednesday evening, November 8, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, Representative of the Russian World People's Council to the United Nations, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk attened the&nbsp;Tenth Annual Orthodox Prayer Service for UN Community in the Holy Trinity Greek Archdiocesan Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171109_1.html Patronal Feast Day of St. Demetrius Monastery http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171105_2.html Sun, 05 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-05-framin/05.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, November 5, the 22nd Sunday after Pentecost, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in the Church of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco in the Monastery of St. Demetrius of Thessalonnica.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171105_2.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy for the Feast of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171105_1.html Sat, 04 Nov 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/11-04-kazan/06.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Saturday, November 4, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral for the feast of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171105_1.html Patriarchal Parishes Represented in Youth Congress in New York http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171031_1.html Tue, 31 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-31-nyc/04.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=89&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On October 7, the III Russian Youth Forum of the United States was held at the Russian Consulate General in New York. The event was organized by the Russian Center in New York (President - Elena Branson) under the auspices of the Russian Embassy in the United States and the Russian Consulate </span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171031_1.html Bishop John Leads Celebrations Commemorating 50th Anniversary of St. Innocent Church http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171028_1.html Sat, 28 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-28-redford/08.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;"><strong>New Photos!</strong> On Saturday, October 28, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, led the Divine Liturgy in St. Innocent Church in Redford, MI.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171028_1.html "The 10th Anniversary of the Reunification" - A Lecture by His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171027_2.html Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/misc/25.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">For ten years, thanks to regular joint services and brotherly interaction between the Archpastors, clergy and laity outside the services, we have learned more about each other; mutually respectful relationships have been established, which, better than any theoretical concepts, contribute to our common goal &ndash; to preach the Gospel and to care for the nurturing of our flock...</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171027_2.html Annual Russian Festival Held at Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171027_1.html Fri, 27 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-27-baltimore/22550073_2168619016497456_4608398116201420340_o.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On the weekend of October 20-22, the culmination of months of preperation on the part of the parishioners of Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD finally occured, as the parish held its 44th Annual Russian Festival.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171027_1.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in San Francisco, California http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171026_2.html Wed, 25 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-25-sf/04.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, October 22, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in San Francisco, California.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171026_2.html Bishop John Delivers Lecture at 2017 Pastoral Conference in Holy Trinity Monastery http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171026_1.html Thu, 26 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-26-jville/05.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Wednesday, October 25, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA delivered a lecture entitled "The 10th Anniversary of the Restoration of the Russian Church - Outcomes and Perspectives of Joint Service in the United States" during the 2017 Pastoral Conference of Clergy and Matushkas of the Eastern American Diocese and the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA...</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171026_1.html Archpastoral Visit to Spokane, Washington http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171017_1.html Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-14-spokane/08.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Saturday, October 14, the great feast of the Protection of the Mother of God, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fomisnk visited the metochion of the Monastery of St. Demetrius of Thessalonica - the Church of Our Lady of Kazan, in Spokane, Washington.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171017_1.html Bishop John Leads Regular Session of the Bishop's Council http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_3.html Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-12-bcmeet/6950_IMG_2940.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Wednesday, October 10, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led a regular session of the Bishop's Council in the parish hall of St. John the Baptist Church in Little Falls, NJ.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_3.html The Wonderworking Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Mother of God Visits Youngstown, Ohio http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_2.html Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-12-ytown/22365318_1261284703975354_5548802574318352445_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Wednesday evening October 11, the Myrrh-Streaming Hawaiian-Iveron Icon of the Holy Mother of God visited Nativity of Christ Church in Youngstown, Ohio.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_2.html The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Leads Divine Liturgy for Feast of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_1.html Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Thursday, October 12, the feast of&nbsp; the Uncovering of the Relics of St. John (Maximovitch), Archbishop of Shanghai and San Francisco, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, &nbsp;His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.&nbsp;</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171012_1.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy for Feast of St. Sergius of Radonezh http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171008_1.html Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-08-sergius/09.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On the 18th Sunday after Pentecost and the feast of the repose of St. Sergius of Radonezh, October 7-8, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171008_1.html 8th Annual Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America Held in New Jersey http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171005_1.html Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-05-assembly/05.jpg&archive=0&final_h=65&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">From October 4-6, the Eighth Annual Assembly&nbsp;Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America was held in the cities of Clifton and Garfield, New Jersey.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171005_1.html Parish Life in St. Innocent Church in Redford, MI http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_5.html Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-29-redford/50thWedding_20.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">During the months of August and September, the parish community of St. Innocent of Irkutsk Church in Redford, MI has been quite festive with a number of celebrations much to the joy of its parishioners.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_5.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy for Sunday after the Elevation of the Cross http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_4.html Sun, 01 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/10-01-sundayafter/07.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, October 1, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy for the Sunday after the Elevation of the Cross in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_4.html Members of St. Nicholas Cathedral Parish School Visit Holy Protection Church in Nyack, NY http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_3.html Sat, 30 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On September 30, with the blessing of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, a meeting was held between the administrators of the parish school of St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City and the administrators of the parish school of Holy Protection Church in Nyack, NY.</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_3.html Divine Services for the Feast of the Elevation of the Life-Giving Cross in New York City http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_2.html Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-27-elevcross/04.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Tuesday, September 27, the feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Holy and Life-Giving Cross, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk presided at the All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_2.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy on the Sunday before the Elevation of the Cross http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_1.html Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-24-sundayelev/01.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, September 24, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy for the Sunday before the Elevation of the Cross in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171003_1.html ATTENTION: Holy Protection Church in Mexico Needs our Help! http://www.mospatusa.com/news_170926_2.html Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-28-mexico/02.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On September 19, a strong earthquake of a 7.1 magnitude struck the nation of Mexico killing more than 300 people, injuring thousands, toppling homes with many others on the verge of collapse. One major casuality of this earthquake is the single parish directly under the jurisdiction of the Moscow Patriarchate in the nation - the parish of the Protection of the Mother of God in a suburb of the capital.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_170926_2.html Bishop John Concelebrates with Primate of the Orthodox Church in America http://www.mospatusa.com/news_170926_1.html Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="2" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2017/09-25-syosset/03.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Saturday, September 23, the feast of St. Sergius of Radonezh (according to the New Calendar), the Primate of the Orthodox Church in America, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of all America and Canada led the patronal feastday services of the house chapel at the administrative center of the OCA.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_170926_1.html