March 11, 2017
Simpson, PA: E PA Diocese issues appeal for Fr. John Nightingale
Following the celebration of a Presanctified Liturgy during Great Lent 2016, Priest John Nightingale—then Acting Rector of Saint Basil Church, Simpson, PA—experienced a tragic accidental fall. While he regained sensation in his arms and legs, he was unable to walk and had minimal use of his arms and hands and, according to His Eminence, Archbishop Mark of Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania,...
February 27, 2017
On Monday, February 27, 2017, the Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon for the beginning of Great Lent was released.
The complete text appears below and is available in PDF format for downloading and distribution.
Archpastoral Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon
February 3, 2017
January 22, 2017
- Bishop Gregory of Nyssa with OCF Board members.
Following its annual meeting in December 2016, the Board of Directors of Orthodox Christian Fellowship [OCF] has announced that it is initiating a search for an Executive Director. The process for identifying and screening potential candidates is projected to begin in early February 2017, and...
January 17, 2017
- Metropolitan Tikhon with Archbishop Alejo at Mexico City’s Ascension Cathedral.
For decades, it has been customary for the Primate of the Orthodox Church in America to visit the Diocese of Mexico during the Theophany season. This year, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon made his second archpastoral visit to Mexico City January 13-16, 2017, where he was warmly greeted by His Eminence, Archbishop Alejo and...
January 14, 2017
Sunday, January 22, 2017 will be observed as “Sanctity of Life Sunday” in parishes across the United States. The commemoration, which marks the 44th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion in the US, serves as a prelude to the annual March for Life, to be held in the US Capital on Friday, January 27—one week later than usual due to the inauguration of...
January 9, 2017
Chicago, IL: Bishop Paul to speak at Chicago’s March for Life January 15
His Grace, Bishop Paul of Chicago and the Midwest will be among the speakers at the annual March for Life Chicago. The March—this year’s theme is “Life Wins” — will be held at Federal Plaza, 50 West Adams Street, Chicago from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 15, 2017.