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The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord)

The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Savior Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord)

ABOUT HOLY WATER   On Theophany, that is, the Day of the Lord’s Baptism, every year a great miracle is performed. The Holy Spirit, coming down upon the water, changes its natural properties. It becomes incorrupt, that is it does not spoil, remains transparent and fresh for many years, receives the grace to heal illnesses, to drive away demons and every evil power, to preserve people and their dwellings from every danger, to sanctify various objects whether for church or home…


January 19th, 2023| News

About us

Казанская икона

The Parish of Our Lady of Kazan and the Protection of the Mother of God is being a part of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarchate of Moscow with services performed in accord to the old calendar in accordance with the Liturgicon, traditions and canons of the Russian Orthodox Church. Our parishioners come from a wide multitude of nationalities and cultures, but we are all united in our true faith in our lord God and savior Jesus Christ and our belonging to the Russian Orthodox…



Congratulations to His Grace Bishop Matthew of Sourozh, Temporary Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA and Canada, with Name Day

Dear Bishop Matthew,

Cordially congratulate with your Name Day – the day of remembrance of the Holy Apostle and the Evangelist of the Gospel Matthew!

Wholeheartedly wish You joy and peace in the Lord, spiritual and physical health and abundant blessings from Christ Our Saviour!

May God grant You Many and Blessed Years!

A Bunch of 12 beautiful white Roses - Bloom O Bloom


November 29th, 2021| Announcements, News