Bishop John Meets with Newly-Appointed Russian Ambassador to the United Nations
On Thursday evening, August 17, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, met with the newly-appointed Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, Vasily Nebenzya.
Bishop John congratulated the Ambassador on his recent July 27th appointment and wished him God's help in his duties. Bishop John and Vasily Alekseyevich discussed a number of topics of mutual interest, including upcoming events involving Bishop John's participation in, as the representative of the Russian World Peoples Council to the United Nations. At the conclusion of the meeting, Bishop John presented the Ambassador with an icon of the Heavenly Patrons of North America.
Bishop John Sends Condolonces to the Family of Archpriest Carlos Chacon - 08/25/17
In connection with the recent repose of Archpriest Carlos Chacon, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA expressed his condolences to the departed's family.
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..