Bishop John Attends Reception in Honor of Russian National Unity Day - 11/08/15
On Wednesday November 4, an official reception at the General Consulate of the Russian Federation in New York City was hosted in honor of the Day of National Unity by Consul General, Mr. Igor Leonidovich Golubovsky.
Bishop John Congratulates Metropolitan Hilarion on His Namesday - 11/04/15
On Tuesday, November 3, the feast day of Ven. Hilarion of the Kiev Caves, His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Synodal Cathedral of the Sign in New York City on the occasion of his namesday...
Bishop John Attends Celebrations Honoring St. Vladimir of Kiev in Crestwood, NY - 11/04/15
On November 1st, at the invitation of His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon of all America and Canada, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk participated in the celebrations commemorating the 1000th Anniversary of Repose of St. Grand Prince Vladimir of Kiev in St. Vladimir's Seminary in Crestwood, NY.
Panihida held for Victims of Plane Crash in Sinai Peninsula - 11/04/15
On Saturday, October 31 following the All-Night Vigil in St. Nicholas Cathedral, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk served a Panihida for the victims of Flight 9268.
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..