The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA - Recent Events http://www.mospatusa.com/ 60 Bishop John Leads Rite of Forgiveness in St. Nicholas Cathedral http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180218_2.html Sun, 18 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday evening, February 18, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Rite of Forgiveness following the Vespers of Forgiveness Sunday. After the singing of the Great Prokimen, the bright vestments worn by clergy were changed to dark colors...</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180218_2.html Bishop John Leads Divine Services for Forgiveness Sunday in St. Nicholas Cathedral http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180218_1.html Sun, 18 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-18-forgivesun/05.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 18, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy on Forgiveness Sunday in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180218_1.html His Holiness Patriarch Kirill Extends Condolences to President Donald Trump on School Tragedy in Florida http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180216_1.html Fri, 16 Feb 2018 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/2018/misc/1zagolovok.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia expressed his condolences to President of the United States, Donald Trump in connection with the tragedy at the high school in Parkland, Florida.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180216_1.html Bishop John Performs Priestly Ordination on the Feast of the Meeting of the Lord http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180215_1.html Thu, 15 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-15-meeting/11.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Thursday, February 15, the feast of the Meeting of the Lord, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA celebrated Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180215_1.html Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore Hosts Pan-Orthodox Bible Bowl http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180213_1.html Tue, 13 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-10-biblebowlmd/BibleBowl-3.jpg&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD hosted the 11th Annual Baltimore Orthodox Bible Bowl on Saturday, February 10. Orthodox youth in the Baltimore area gather for a friendly competition testing their knowledge of the New Testament. </span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180213_1.html The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Celebrates Divine Liturgy in Baltimore,MD http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180212_2.html Sun, 11 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-11-baltimore/04.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 11, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180212_2.html Bishop Vikenty of Zlatoustovsk and Satkinsk Leads Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180212_1.html Mon, 12 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-11-vikentynyc/08.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 11, the Sunday of the Last Judgement, while visiting the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop Vikenty of Zlatoustovk and Satkinsk celebrated the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180212_1.html St. Nicholas Parish in Brookside, Alabama Honors its Longtime Rector http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180206_1.html Mon, 05 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-05-alabama/27752168_1988263051396559_5761934518819589142_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 4, the Sunday of the Prodigal Sun and the New Martyrs and Confessors of the Church of Russia, the clergy and parishioners of St. Nicholas Church in Brookside, Alabama gathered to honor its longtime rector, Archpriest Benedict Tallant.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180206_1.html Bishop Vikenty of Zlatoustovsk and Satkinsk Leads Divine Liturgy in San Francisco http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180205_1.html Mon, 05 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-04-vikentysf/02.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 4, the Sunday of the Prodigal Sun and the New Martyrs and Confessors of the Church of Russia, His Grace Bishop Vikenty of Zlatoustovsk and Satkinsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in San Francisco.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180205_1.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy on the Sunday of the Prodigal Sun http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180204_1.html Sun, 04 Feb 2018 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/2018/02-04-prodsun/05.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, February 12, the Sunday of the Prodigal Son and the New Martyrs and Confessors of the Church of Russia, 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_180204_1.html Bishop John Visits Greek Monastery in Florida http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180201_1.html Thu, 01 Feb 2018 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/2018/01-30-greekmnsty/10.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Tuesday, January 30, while on an Archpastoral visit to Florida, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk visited the Greek Orthodox Monastery of the Blachernae Icon of the Theotokos in WIlliston, FL.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180201_1.html The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Visited the Orthodox Senior Care Facility in Florida http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180129_2.html Mon, 29 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday afternoon, January 28, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA visited the Orthodox senior care facility in Florida, dedicated to the Holy Icon of the Theotokos "Rescuer of the Perishing."&nbsp;</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180129_2.html Bishop John Performs Archpastoral Visit to St. Gregory Church http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180129_1.html Mon, 29 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-28-tampa/08.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday January 28, the Sunday of the Publican and Pharisee, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Gregory the Theologian Church in Tampa, Florida.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180129_1.html Registration for 2018 Lenten Clergy Retreat is Open http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180123_1.html Tue, 23 Jan 2018 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/banners/soborlowres.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">Online registration for the 2018 Lenten Retreat for clergy of the Eastern American Diocese as well as the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA has opened on the&nbsp; diocesan website.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180123_1.html Bishop John Leads Divine Liturgy on the Sunday after Theophany http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180121_1.html Sun, 21 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-21-suntheo/03.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, January 21, 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 Theophany in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180121_1.html Tradition of Serving Early Sunday Divine Liturgies in St. Nicholas Cathedral has Resumed http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_4.html Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">With the blessing of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, the tradition of serving early Divine Liturgies in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City has resumed.&nbsp;</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_4.html Bishop John Performs Great Blessing of Water of the Atlantic Ocean http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_3.html Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.mospatusa.com/display_image.php?ext=peg&relativeimage=images/news/2018/01-19-ocean/03.jpeg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">At midnight, January 19, the Great Feast of the Baptism of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA led the Great Blessing of Water of the Atlantic Ocean.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_3.html The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Leads Divine Liturgy for the Baptism of Christ in New York City http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_2.html Fri, 19 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-19-theophany/16.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Friday, January 19, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy for the feast of the Baptism of Christ in St. Nicholas Cathedral in NYC.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_2.html Bishop John Leads Divine Services for the Eve of the Baptism of Christ http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_1.html Thu, 18 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-18-evetheo/14.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Thursday, January 18, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the divine services for the eve of the feast of the Theophany of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180119_1.html Divine Liturgy on the Feast of the Circumcision of Christ http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180114_1.html Sun, 14 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-14-circum/03.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, January 14, the feast of the Circumcision of Christ as well as the feast of St. Basil the Great, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk celebrated the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180114_1.html Traditional Nativity Reception Held in Consulate of the Russian Federation http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180112_1.html Thu, 11 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-11-consulate/03.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Thursday, January 11, an official Nativity Reception was held in the Consulate of the Russian Federation in New York City, on behalf of Consul General Sergey Konstantinovich Ovsyannikov and the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180112_1.html The Feast of the Nativity of Christ in the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180108_1.html Mon, 08 Jan 2018 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/2015/1-7NativityPP/rozhdestvo.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On January 6-7, the clergy and faithful of the Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA prayerfully commemorated the Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180108_1.html The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA Leads Divine Services for the Feast of the Nativity of Christ in St. Nicholas Cathedral http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180107_1.html Sun, 07 Jan 2018 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/2018/01-07-nativity/liturgy/06.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On January 6-7, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the All-Night Vigil and the Divine Liturgy for the feast of the Nativity of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.&nbsp;</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180107_1.html Nativity Epistle of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Russia http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180106_1.html Sat, 06 Jan 2018 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/2015/1-5PKNativity/225NOV_5294.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">From the depths of my heart I congratulate you on the great feast of the Nativity of Christ &ndash; the feast of the birth in the flesh of our Lord and God and Savior Jesus Christ from the Holy Spirit and Most Pure Virgin Mary. Today we call upon all people, together with the Church, to glorify the Creator and Maker with the words...</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_180106_1.html Bishop John Leads Liturgy for the Sunday Before the Nativity http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171231_1.html Sun, 31 Dec 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/2017/12-31-sunnativity/10.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Sunday, December 31, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171231_1.html 2017 - A Year in Photographs http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171229_1.html Fri, 29 Dec 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/2017/12-29-year/01.JPG&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">As the year 2017 concludes, the website of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA has published a photo-report containing photographs of notable events occurring within the life of our parishes in the United States this year</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171229_1.html Divine Liturgy on the Feast of St. Herman of Alaska http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171226_2.html Tue, 26 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On Monday, December 25, the feast of St. Herman of Alaska the Wonderworker, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral.</span></p> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171226_2.html Bishop John Leads Centennial Celebrations in St. Nicholas Church in Chester, PA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171226_1.html Tue, 26 Dec 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/2017/12-26-chester/09.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: large;">On December 24, the Sunday of the Forefathers, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Church in Chester, PA marking the centennial anniversary of the parish's founding.</span></p></div> The Patriarchal Parishes in the USA http://www.mospatusa.com/news_171226_1.html