Bishop John Leads Divine Services for the Feast of the Laudation of the Mother of God
On Saturday, April 1, the feast of the Laudation of the Mother of God (Saturday of the Akathist), the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk led the Matins with the reading of the Akathist to the Mother of God and the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.
Paschal Epistle of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk - 04/29/16
Paschal Epistle of His Grace John, Bishop of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA to all the clergy and faithful children of the Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA.
Nativity Epistle of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk - 01/06/16
“God is with us, understand, all ye nations!” These words of the liturgical hymn, hearkening back to the biblical prophecy of Isaiah about Emmanuel (cf. Is. 7, 14), have become for us a verbal icon of the Nativity Feast..