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Archbishop Michael Visits Plattsburgh Mission - 05/09/24
Last updated: 2024-05-09 10:34:23

On Saturday, April 27th, Lazarus Saturday, 21 members of the Plattsburgh Community of St. Olga of Alaska Mission came together to celebrate the Divine Liturgy with His Eminence, Archbishop Michael. Fr. Terenti blessed palm crosses at the end of the Liturgy, which were distributed to the faithful. A brunch was provided, and a discussion of the mission followed. We welcomed two new inquirers to the service. More posters were made, and the faithful took them to place them around the Plattsburgh area. Our next Divine Liturgy will be on Saturday, May 18th.


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Eis polla eti despota!! - 05/07/24
Last updated: 2024-05-08 10:22:09

May God grant His Eminence our beloved Archbishop Michael many years on the occasion of the anniversary of his consecration to the episcopacy!
Eis polla eti despota!!


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ARCHPASTORAL LETTER FOR GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA 2024 - 04/30/24
Last updated: 2024-04-30 17:14:38


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Archbishop Michael Inspires Faithful During Annual Visit to Holy Apostles Parish - 04/29/24
Last updated: 2024-04-29 10:34:00

On the weekend of Palm Sunday, April 27-28, Archbishop Michael made his annual Archpastoral visit to Holy Apostles Parish in Lansing, NY. At Saturday evening Vespers, Vladyka shared a moving sermon on confession by St. Innocent of Alaska and Moscow, and palms and pussy willows were blessed.


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Mother Christophora's Presentation In Trenton Draws 130 in Attendance - 04/23/24
Last updated: 2024-04-23 10:40:00

The event, "Spirituality During the Lenten Season," presented by Mother Christophora from Holy Transfiguration Monastery at St. Vladimir Orthodox Church in Trenton, NJ, on Sunday, April 21st, was an outstanding success, drawing an impressive attendance of 130 individuals. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who joined us for this enriching and meaningful occasion. Your presence contributed immensely to the warmth and spirit of the gathering. Thank you for being a part of it.


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A Transformative Teen Retreat Amidst Snow and Rain - 04/20/24
Last updated: 2024-04-20 12:26:09

The Lenten Teen Retreat at Frost Valley YMCA unfolded against a backdrop of natural beauty and wintery surprises. Nestled in the serene Catskill Mountains, this retreat provided a sanctuary for 29 participants, including 16 enthusiastic teens and dedicated chaperones. As raindrops and snowflakes danced together, hearts warmed, and souls were nourished.


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You Are Invited to Mother Christophora's Presentation in Trenteon, NJ - 04/19/24
Last updated: 2024-04-19 21:21:48

You're warmly invited to join us on Sunday, April 21st, as Mother Christophora from Holy Transfiguration Monastery shares insights on "Spirituality During the Lenten Season" at St. Vladimir's Orthodox Church in Trenton, NJ. We would be delighted to have you with us. The talk will commence promptly after our 10:00 am Divine Liturgy.


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Divine Shadows: Orthodox Community Reflects on Total Solar Eclipse Experience - 04/10/24
Last updated: 2024-04-10 22:00:15

By Fr. Terence Baz, Rector of Holy Assumption Orthodox Church, Clifton, NJ

On Monday, April 8th., 2024, Orthodox clergy and laity from the Diocese of NY & NJ and other neighboring dioceses, came together to view the total solar eclipse at St. Andrew's Camp in central NY on Oneida Lake. We were blessed with the presence of His Eminence, Archbishop Michael.

The weather was mild and beautiful but unfortunately, high clouds kept increasing as the day progressed and just before totality, they completely blocked the sun.


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Koinonia: March 2024 - 04/03/24
Last updated: 2024-04-03 10:56:15

The latest issue of KOINONIA is now available for download and distribution in the parishes. KONIONIA is the quarterly newsletter published by the Diocesan Commission on Missions and Evangelism, under the editorship of the Director of that Commission, Archpriest Eric Tosi, and with the blessing of His Eminence, Archbishop Michael.


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Wisdom on Wheels with Archbishop Michael - 03/30/24
Last updated: 2024-03-30 16:45:23


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Archbishop Michael Recognizes Dedication and Service: Bestows Double Orarion and Commends Diakonia Ministry in Princeton Visit - 03/26/24
Last updated: 2024-03-26 22:17:26

On the weekend of March 16-17, Archbishop Michael made his annual Archpastoral visit to the Mother of God Joy of All Who Sorrow in Princeton, NJ. During this visit, he awarded Dn John Komline the Double Orarion. Concelebrating with Archbishop Michael were Fr. Peter Baktis, Rector, and Fr. John Parker, Dean of St. Tikhon's Seminary. Dn John is a current board member of St. Tikhon's Seminary, and Fr. John Parker represented the seminary in honoring Dn John's dedication and hard work.


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Men's Retreat at St. John the Theologian (Shirley, Long Island) with Fr. Michael Butler - 03/19/24
Last updated: 2024-03-19 17:56:34

[SHIRLEY, NY] - Over the weekend of March 8-9, St. John the Theologian Orthodox Church in Shirley, Long Island, hosted a first-ever Men's Retreat with retreat speaker Archpriest Michael Butler of Holy Transfiguration parish in Livonia, MI. The event attracted 30 men from two parishes (St. John's and her sister parish of Holy Trinity in East Meadow, Long Island) and was the precursor to the formation of a men's group at the parish.


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Memory Eternal: + Archpriest Herman Schick (UPDATED) - 03/19/24
Last updated: 2024-03-19 10:13:14

The DEEPEST SYMPATHY of all the clergy and faithful of the Diocese is extended to Matushka Cynthia Schick, her son George and daughter Elizabeth, and all their family, on falling asleep in the Lord of beloved husband and father, + the Archpriest Herman Schick. 


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ARCHPASTORAL LETTER FOR THE GREAT FAST 2024 - 03/16/24
Last updated: 2024-03-16 16:38:53


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The Life of the World to Come - Retreat by Very Rev. Alexander Garklavs - 03/09/24
Last updated: 2024-03-09 19:57:51


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Photogallery: Presentation of Mitre to Archpriest James Parsells - 02/22/24
Last updated: 2024-02-22 08:44:14


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St. Andrew’s Orthodox Camp Spring 2024 Newsletter - 02/21/24
Last updated: 2024-02-21 20:58:03


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JOIN ARCHBISHOP MICHAEL, TO PRAY AND FAST
FOR RECONCILIATION AND AN END TO CIVIL STRIFE
Last updated: 2020-08-31 18:33:15

The clergy and faithful of the Diocese continue to mourn the tragic losses of life, the needless acts of violence, the divisions among races, and the civil strife which plague many of our cities and countrysides...


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