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Fr. James Robinson

Father James Robinson grew up in Everett, Washington and is an alumnus of the University of Washington. He was commissioned as a Naval Officer in 1981 and spent 13 years in the Surface Warfare branch. While in the Navy he received a Master of Arts degree in National Security and Strategic Studies from the US Naval War College, and an MS in Management from Salve Regina University. In 1994 he joined the Everett Fire Department from which he retired as Assistant Chief in early 2017. He was ordained as a deacon at St. Andrew Antiochian Orthodox Church in Arlington, Washington in 2013, and was ordained as priest by Metropolitan JOSEPH and assigned as pastor of St. Innocent Antiochian Orthodox Church in February 2017. He and Khouria Helen have been married since 1983. They have four daughters, one son-in-law, and one granddaughter.

Metropolitan Joseph of New York and all North America

Metroplitan Joseph was born in Damascus, Syria in 1950 and graduated from Lebanese University in Beirut and Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece and served the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch in Syria and Lebanon for many years. In 2004, Bishop Joseph was enthroned at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Los Angeles, California by Metropolitan Philip as the first Bishop of the Diocese of Los Angeles and the West and was given the title of Archbishop in 2011. On July 3, 2014, Archbishop Joseph was elected to become the Archbishop of New York and Metropolitan of all North America by the Holy Synod of Antioch.

He continues to serve as the beloved chief shepard of the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of North America. Read his entire biography here.

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    Apr

    Saturday
    LAZARUS SATURDAY!
    9:15 am Orthros
    10:00 am Divine Liturgy
    Lazarus Saturday Clean up!
    6:30 pm Great Vespers with L&A
    Fast: wine & oil
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    Apr

    Sunday
    PALM SUNDAY
    9:00 Orthros
    10:00 Divine Liturgy

    6:30 pm Bridegroom Orthros
    Fast: fish, wine, & oil
  • 26

    Apr

    Monday
    HOLY MONDAY
    9:00 am Presanctified Liturgy
    6:30 pm Bridegroom Orthros
    Fast
  • 27

    Apr

    Tuesday
    HOLY TUESDAY
    9:00 am Presanctified Liturgy
    6:30 pm Bridegroom Orthros
    Fast
  • 28

    Apr

    Wednesday
    HOLY WEDNESDAY
    No Presanctified Liturgy
    6:30 pm Holy Unction Service
    Fast
  • 29

    Apr

    Thursday
    HOLY THURSDAY
    9:00 am Vesperal Divine Liturgy
    6:30 pm Orthros with 12 Gospels
    Christ nailed to the Cross
    Fast
  • 30

    Apr

    Friday
    HOLY FRIDAY
    9:00 am Royal Hours
    4:00 pm Great Vespers
    Christ taken down from the Cross
    Break, then Lamentations
    Fast
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    May

    Saturday
    HOLY SATURDAY
    9:00 am Vesperal DL 
    Harrowing of Hades
    11:30 pm Paschal Services
    Christ is Risen!
    Fast: wine & oil
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    May

    Sunday
    GREAT AND HOLY PASCHA!
    1:30 pm Agape Vespers and Festal Picnic
    Fast free
  • 5

    May

    Wednesday
    6:30 Paschal Office
    Fast free
  • 8

    May

    Saturday
    St. John the Theologian
    6:30 Great Vespers
    Fast free
  • 9

    May

    Sunday
    2nd of Pascha, Thomas Sunday
    9:00 Orthros
    10:00 Divine Liturgy
  • 12

    May

    Wednesday
    6:30 Daily Vespers
    Fast
  • 15

    May

    Saturday
    6:30 Great Vespers
  • 16

    May

    Sunday
    3rd of Pascha, Myrrh-bearers
    9:00 Orthros
    10:00 Divine Liturgy
  • 19

    May

    Wednesday
    6:30 Daily Vespers
    Fast
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    May

    Thursday
    5:15 pm Great Vespers with L&A
    6:00 pm Divine Liturgy for Sts Constantine and Helen