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Flag Raising and Picnic at Holy Trinity in Yonkers, NY
06/14/21

As the country carefully begins to revive from its long covid pause, the value of parish life, traditions and just being together with other Orthodox Christians, takes on a new vitality. One such time-honored tradition took place at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Yonkers NY on Sunday, June 13, 2021 immediately following Divine Liturgy: A Flag-Raising ceremony.

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Addendum to the Diocesan Guidelines on the Continuing Re-Opening of Our Churches
06/13/21

Below, please find an Addendum to the May 26 Diocesan Guidelines on the Continuing Re-Opening of Our Churches, Missions, and Chapels.  The intent of this Addendum is to address issues not articulated in the May 26 Guidelines.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ADDENDUM

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St. Andrew's Camp: Help Us To Reach Our Goal!
06/08/21

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CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD FORMATION TRAINING COMPLETE
06/02/21

Glory to God! The Department of Christian Education congratulates the following Diocesan family members who have completed their Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Formation Training.

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Saint Tikhon’s Seminary Announces Search for Two Full-Time Positions
06/01/21

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Guidelines for the Diocese of New York and New Jersey, On the Continuing Re-Opening of Our Churches, Missions, and Chapels Issued May 26, 2021
06/01/21

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It's time to celebrate!
05/13/21

With the blessing of Archbishop MICHAEL, the Department of Youth Ministry would like to honor all high school and college graduates from our diocese by featuring their accomplishments in Jacob's Well, the official magazine of our diocese.

In order for this to happen, we need your help!

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HONORING ARCHBISHOP MICHAEL ON THE 11TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS EPISCOPACY
05/08/21

This weekend marks the eleventh anniversary of Archbishop Michael’s consecration to the Episcopacy, on Saturday, May 8, 2010, at SS. Peter and Paul Cathedral in Jersey City, and His Eminence’s enthronement as the Bishop of New York and New Jersey, on Sunday, May 9, 2010, at Holy Virgin Protection Cathedral in New York City. 

Dearest Vladyka: In expressing the love of your Diocesan family for you, the sentiments spoken long ago by a seminary student of yours, now a parish priest, ring true across the years – and they ring true not only for students of theology, but for all the parishes under your archpastoral care and for each of your spiritual sons and daughters within this God-protected Diocese.  The seminarian said:

“Saint Paul says that ‘though I have all faith, so that I could move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.’ (1 Cor 13:2)  In considering the many obstacles facing those striving to give their lives to the service of the Lord, we must take great notice when God sends an instrument of love to aid us in our struggle.  Whenever we struggled, Archbishop Michael was there.  When we needed encouragement, Archbishop Michael was there.  When we needed love, Archbishop Michael was there.  Archbishop Michael made the words of Saint Paul come alive to us, and by his example, he has written those words on our hearts.”

Your Eminence: Last May, your tenth anniversary came at a difficult time in the life of the Diocese, of Churches everywhere, and of the whole world. We know that your heart was heavy not to be able to celebrate in full churches, gathered with great numbers of the faithful.  Yet, still, as we your spiritual children have struggled in so many ways through this past year of the pandemic, you have been there: in person whenever you could be … on the phone if that was all that was possible … but with prayer and patience and kindness – always.

May your Eleventh Anniversary bring you all the joy that is fitting for this milestone; and may the Great High Priest bless you and reward you for your selfless service, as the “instrument of His love” in the lives of thousands of His children.  Eis Polla Eti, Despota!

 
 
 
 

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UPCOMING EVENTS ON THE DIOCESAN CALENDAR
Diocesan Council
Tuesday, June 8
11:00 AM
Diocesan Chancery
Bronxville, NY
 
Presbyters' Council
Tuesday, June 22
11:00 AM
Diocesan Chancery
Bronxville, NY




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and New Jersey
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