Bishop John Attends Official Reception in Honor of Antiochian Patriarch's Visit to US - 07/29/15
On Tuesday, July 29, at the official headquarters of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese in North America; an official reception was held in honor of the visit of His Beatitiude Patriarch John X of Antioch and all the East to the United States of America.
Epistle of Patriarch Kirill on the 1000th Anniversary of the Baptism of Rus' - 07/28/15
This year, the entire Church of Russia and together with the entire Orthodox world honors the 1000th anniversary of the repose of Holy Prince Vladimir, Equal-to-the-Apostles.What has this man brought us? Why is it that, after many centuries we commemorate him so solemnly? The essence of the prince’s feat is remarkably expressed by St. Hilarion of Kiev in his famous Homily on the Law and Grace...
Anniversary of the Repose of St. Vladimir of Kiev Commemorated at Fort Ross - 07/28/15
On Saturday, July 25, clergy and parishioners of St. Nicholas Cathedral in San Francisco, California traveled to Fort Ross, the first Russian settlement in California to mark the annual day of Living History as well as the 100th Anniversary of the Repose of St. Vladimir of Kiev.
Representatives from the Moscow Patriarchate Attend OCA All-American Council - 07/25/15
From July 20-24, the Orthodox Church in America hosted its XVIII All-American Council in Atlanta, Georgia. Attending as honored guests were representatives of the Moscow Patriarchate - the Head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, the Most Blessed Onufry, Metropolitan of Kiev and all Ukraine...
Bishop John Meets With Vice-President of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association - 07/22/15
On July 20, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk met with the Vice-President of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, Rev. Viktor Hamm in New York City.
Bishop John Celebrates Liturgy in Sts. Peter and Paul Church - 07/13/15
On Sunday July 12, the feast of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk celebrated the Divine Liturgy in Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Scranton, PA on the occasion of their patronal feastday.
On His Namesday, Bishop John Celebrated Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral - 07/03/15
On Thursday July 2, the feast of St. John the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Shanghai and San Francisco, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk celebrated the Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral.
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..