On Saturday, July 14, following a lengthy illness, at the age of 71, Bishop Tikhon of Ivano-Frankovsk and Kolomiya reposed in the Lord.
On July 14, during a meeting of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, a report was heard by the chairman of the Department for External Church Relations, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk on the recent visit to Russia of the Patriarch-Catholicos of Ethiopia Abune Mathias...
During a meeting of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, the text of the akathist to Venerable Herman of Alaska was approved for church-wide and private use.
From July 18-30, with the blessing of Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, a pilgramige to the Holy Sites of the Western United States was held.
Following the devestating earthquake in Mexico in September 2017, the clergy and parishioners of Holy Protection Church began restoring their temple.
On Sunday, July 1, with the blessing of Hs Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and all Russia and at the invitation of parish rector, Archbishop Antony of Budapest and Vienna, Divine Liturgy was served in the Church of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist in Moscow.
From June 19 to June 25, at the invitation of Archbishop Alexander of Baku and Azerbaijan, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA, Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk visited the Diocese of Baku...
In preparations for their parish centennial in 2019, Holy Trinity Church in Baltimore, MD has begun the second phase of major renovations of the church interior.
On Saturday, June 23 the clergy of the Atlantic States Deanery celebrated Divine Liturgy at St. Michael Church in Philadelphia, PA.
On Sunday, June 17, the Third Sunday after Pentecost, Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA celebrated Divine Liturgy in St. Nicholas Cathedral in New York City.