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Restoration of the Eucharistic Communion between Bishop Stefan and Archbishop Andronik

Announcement of the Restoration of the Eucharistic Communion between Bishop Stefan and Archbishop Andronik (English and Russian)

By the Grace of God, on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017, at the cathedral of the Dormition in Trenton New Jersey, a meeting took place between the bishops and clergy of the two respective dioceses headed by Bishop Stefan (Sabelnik) and Archbishop Andronik (Kotliaroff). In attendance were:  Bishop Stefan, Archbishop Andronik, Mitered Protopriest Gregory Kotliaroff, Protopriest […]

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The Nativity of Christ, fresco, Russian Orthodox Church Geelong "Joy Of All Who Sorrow", Geelong, Australia

Bishop Andrei of Yarraville and Australia – Nativity Epistle / Рождественское Послание Преосвященного Андрея, Епископа Ярравильского и Австралийского

      In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.   What do we celebrate, brothers and sisters, on this day of the Nativity? – The event, which astounded myriads of heavenly hosts. However, only a few people in the whole world attended it. Thus, in silence […]

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A Response to the “Appeal” of the Odessa Council / Ответ на «Обращение» Одесского Собора

The recently concluded Council meeting in Odessa chaired by Metropolitan Agafangel adopted a document under the intriguing title of “An Appeal to those who have Broken Away from the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church.”  Who are these individuals who have “broken away” and what is it that they must do to rejoin the bosom […]

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Meeting Of The Council Of Bishops Of ROCA / Состоялся Архиерейский Собор Зарубежного Округа РПЦЗ 1 September 2017

Meeting Of The Council Of Bishops Of ROCA / Состоялся Архиерейский Собор Зарубежного Округа РПЦЗ (English and Russian)

On the evening of September 1, 2017, on the day of Martyr Andrew Stratelates, in the school at the Tolstoy Foundation Center in Valley Cottage, NY, a meeting of the Council of Bishops of the ROCA District Outside of Russia took place with representatives of the clergy and laypeople in attendance.  Those unable to attend in person […]

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The Parish of The Holy Martyrs of Vilnius in Yarraville, Melbourne

Bishop Andrei’s Response to V. Moss / Ответ еп. Андрея В. Моссу (English and Russian)

  Bishop Andrei’s Response to V. Moss   In his article “The Reunification Of The Russian Church” (Воссоединение Русской Церкви) http://nftu.net/reply-of-v-moss-to-the-proposals-of-bishop-andrei-erastov/#comment-2728, church historian Vladimir Moss provides a critical analysis of the report that I prepared for the VI All-Diaspora Council in January 2017.  More precisely, V. Moss examines only the final, closing section, in which […]

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Monday of the Holy Spirit 2017 - Liturgy / Понедельник Св. Духа 2017 - Литургия

Monday of the Holy Spirit 2017 – Liturgy / Понедельник Св. Духа 2017 – Литургия (Videos)

Monday of the Holy Spirit 2017 Monday of the Holy Spirit. Liturgy: Gospel reading, Litany of fervent supplication. Понедельник Св. Духа. Литургия: Чтение Евангелия, Сугубая ектения.  Monday of the Holy Spirit. Liturgy: Great Entrance. Понедельник Св. Духа. Литургия: Великий вход. Monday of the Holy Spirit. Liturgy: Bishop’s blessing. Понедельник Св. Духа. Литургия: Архиерейское благословение. Monday […]

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The Celebration of Pentecost and Episcopal Ordination of Hegumen Andrei Erastov, Sunday 4th Jun 2017 - The Celebration of Pentecost and Episcopal Ordination of Hegumen Andrei Erastov, Sunday 4th Jun 2017 - Vladyka Andrei, vladyka Andronik, vladika Sofrony

The Consecration of Bishop Andrei (Erastov) / Хиротония епископа Андрея (Эрастова) (English and Russian)

  The decision to consecrate Hegumen Andrei as Bishop of Australia was made by the bishops of the District Outside of Russia of the ROCA, Archbishop Andronik of Syracuse and St. Nicholas and Bishop Stefan of Trenton and North America. On May 5/18, 2017, the following decree was issued:   “We, the hierarchs of the […]

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Hegumen Andrei Erastov

Sermon at the Hegumen Andrei Nomination as Bishop / Слово при наречении в епископы игумена Андрея (English and Russian)

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.   Your Graces, brothers, and sisters,   The Council of Bishops has passed the resolution to call me to the episcopal ministry.   The Episcopal ministry is the continuation of the work of the apostles.  The Holy Spirit descended upon […]

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Archbishop Andronik and Metropolitan Moses of Toronto

Greeting from Metropolitan Moses of Toronto to Archbishop Andronik and Bishop Stephan on the Occasion of the Concelebration / Приветственное слово Моисея, Митроп. Торонтского Архиеп. Андронику и Еп. Стефану по случаю Cослужения (English and Russian)

  Letter from Metropolitan Moses of Toronto.     *** Девяти муч. Кизических 29-е Апреля/ 12-е Мая, 2017 г. Христос Воскресе! От всего сердца посылаю Вам с любовью и уважением это мое смиренное поздравление.   В наш век безразличия к правде, когда многие избирают широкий путь предательства, соглашаясь со все-ересью Экуменизма, Вы стараетесь сохранить наследие […]

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Vladika Andronik and vladika Stefan

Reverend Victor Zavodov: On The Liturgical Concelebration Between Archbishop Andronik And Bishop Stefan / Cвященник Виктор Заводов: Coслужение Архиепископа Андроника И Епископа Стефана (English and Russian)

Glory be to God, It Is Accomplished!   «Behold, what is so good or so beautiful, As for brethren to live together?» (Ps.132.1) On the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman (May 14, 2017) in the Church of St. Sergius of Radonezh in Valley Cottage (New York), a long-awaited event took place: the concelebration of the […]

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