Thursday
Nov012018

Statement by the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church concerning the encroachment of the Patriarchate of Constantinople on the canonical territory of the Russian Church

With profound pain the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church has taken the report of the Patriarchate of Constantinople published on October 11, 2018

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Tuesday
Oct162018

Bishop Matthew of Sourozh appointed as a interim administrator of the Patriarchal parishes in the USA

On October 15, 2018 at the meeting of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church, held in Minsk and chaired by His Holiness Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh was appointed as a temporary administration of the Patriarchal parishes in the United States of America.

JOURNAL No. 77

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Monday
Oct152018

The feast of the Protective Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God was celebrated in the Diocesan community of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, in the town of Castlebar, Ireland

On October 14, 2018, on the feast of the Protective Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated in the Diocesan community of St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, in the town of Castlebar, Republic of Ireland.

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Monday
Oct152018

A Liturgy was celebrated at the Bishop's Metochion in Rocksfarm on the feast of the Protective Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God

On October 14, 2018, on the feast of the Protection Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God, a Divine Liturgy was celebrated at the Bishop's Metochion of the Holy Martyr Grand Duchess Elizabeth in Rocksfarm, Bodiam.

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Wednesday
Oct032018

Right Reverend Bishop Matthew of Sourozh visited Archbishop Anatoly (Kuznetsov)

On October 2, 2018, as part of his visit to Moscow, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh visited the retired Archbishop Anatoly (Kuznetsov).

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Monday
Oct012018

On the 18th Sunday after Pentecost, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the London Cathedral

On September 30, 2018, on the 18th Sunday after Pentecost, after feast of the Elevation of the Cross of the Lord, the day of the memory of the martyrs of Vera, Nadezhda, Lyubov and their mother Sophia, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh celebrated  Divine Liturgy at the Dormition Cathedral in London.

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Monday
Oct012018

On the Feast of the Elevation of the Cross of the Lord, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh celebrated the Liturgy at the Cathedral of London

On September 27, 2018, on the feast of the Elevation of the Holy Lifegiving Cross of the Lord, the Rigjt Reverend Bishop Matthew of Sourozh celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Dormition Cathedral in London.

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Friday
Sep282018

On the eve of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross of the Lord, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh served an all-night vigil at the Cathedral of London

On September 26, 2018, on the eve of the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, the Most Reverend Bishop Matthew headed the All-Night Vigil with the rite of Exaltation of the Cross of Christ at the Dormition Cathedral in London.

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Monday
Sep242018

A meeting of the Assembly of the Diocese of Sourozh took place at the Dormition Cathedral in London

On September 22, 2018, on Saturday before the Exaltation of the Cross, the annual Assembly of the Diocese of Sourozh took place at the Dormition Cathedral in London under the chairmanship of His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh.

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Monday
Sep242018

The Right Reverend Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, took part in the consecration of the ROCOR Cathedral of the Nativity of the Mother of God in London

On September 21, 2018, on the feast of the Nativity of Our Lady Most Holy Mother of God and Ever-Virgin Mary, a great consecration of the Cathedral of the Nativity of the Mother of God of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR) took place in the city of London.

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Thursday
Sep202018

Statement of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church concerning the uncanonical intervention of the Patriarchate of Constantinople in the canonical territory of the Russian Orthodox Church

The Statement was adopted at an extraordinary session of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church on 14 September 2018 (Minutes No. 69).

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Monday
Sep172018

On the 16th Sunday after Pentecost, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh led the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of London

On September 16, 2018, on the 16th Sunday after Pentecost, on the feast day of the transfer of the holy relics of the holy pious princes Peter and Fevronia, Murom miracle-workers, the Right Reverend Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Dormition Cathedral in London.

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Monday
Sep172018

The Right Reverend Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, visited the Holy Trinity Church and the memorial complex in Vo'stok, Canada

On September 11, 2018, at the end of his stay in the parishes of Canada, Bishop Matthew of Sourozh visited the Holy Trinity Church and the memorial complex on the site of the first Orthodox Divine Liturgy service in the village of Vo'stok, Alberta. 

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Monday
Sep172018

On the Feast of the Beheading of John the Baptist, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh led the Liturgy in Chipman, Canada

On September 11, 2018, on the day of the Beheading of John the Baptist, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Church of St. John the Baptist  of the Orthodox V district of the Patriarchal parishes in Canada, in Chipman settlement.

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Monday
Sep172018

On the eve of the Feast of the Beheading of John the Baptist, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh served an evening service in Nisku, Canada

On September 10, 2018, on the eve of the Feast of the Beheading of John the Baptist, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh served an evening service at the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the settlement of Nisku of Orthodox IX district of the Patriarchal Parishes in Canada.

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Monday
Sep172018

A meeting of the clergy of the Patriarchal parishes in Canada took place in Edmonton

On September 10, 2018, at the end of the Divine Liturgy, a meeting of the clergy of the Patriarchal parishes in Canada was held at the Cathedral of Edmonton in Canada. 

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Monday
Sep172018

Bishop Matthew of Sourozh and Bishop Job served the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of Edmonton, Canada

On September 10, 2018, on the feast day of Venerable Job of Pochaev - Heavenly patron of Bishop Job, Bishop Job (Smakouz) and Bishop Matthew  of Sourozh celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Great Martyr Varvara in the city of Edmonton, Canada. 

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Wednesday
Sep122018

Bishop Matthew of Sourozh and Bishop Job performed the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of Edmonton, Canada

On September 9, 2018, on the 15th Sunday after the Pentecost, Bishop Matthew of Sourozh and Bishop Job (Smakouz) celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Great Martyr Varvara in the city of Edmonton, Canada.

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Tuesday
Sep112018

The Right Reverend Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, led the All-Night Vigil at the St Varvara Cathedral in Edmonton, Canada

On September 8, 2018 Bishop Matthew of Sourozh visited the Cathedral of Patriarchal Parishes in Canada in honour of the holy martyr Varvara, located in the city of Edmonton. Bishop Matthew was met by Bishop Job (Smakouz), who, for 13 years, has been taking care of the parishes in Canada.

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Tuesday
Sep112018

The Right Reverend Matthew, Bishop of Sourozh, took part in a reception at the Russian Embassy in Canada

On September 6, 2018, on the feast day of St. Peter of Moscow, His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh took part in the ceremony of handing the passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation to mitred Archpriest Dimitry Sever, Dean of the parish of Protecting Veil in the City of Ottawa.

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