Convent of the Mother of God Quick to Hear
Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia
Richfield Springs, New York
Recent News
Friday, November 22/9, 2019: A beautiful feast day in celebration of the Mother of God. Heartfelt thanks to 
Bishop Luke, Priest John Boddecker, Monk Tikhon, Katherine and Mary Mansur, Matushka Natalia Don and
Gregory Don and all of our community members for celebrating the Birthgiver of God with us!

Saturday, November 16/3, 2019: This Friday is our patronal feast day, and also the commemoration of 
St Nectarius of Pentapolis
. The Bishop will be serving the All Night Vigil Thursday at 6:00pm followed by
Divine Liturgy Friday morning at 8:00am. Trapeza for both services, come and join us in our celebration
of the Holy Virgin and Birthgiver of God!
Happy Name Day, Father Nektarios, Many years. St Nektarios of Pentapolis,
pray to God for us!

Sunday, November 3/18, 2019: C Днем ангела,
митрополит
Иларион, Многая лета.
St Hilarion the Great of Gaza pray to God for us!

Thursday, October 31/18, 2019: C Днем ангела, владыка Лука, Многая лета. Holy Apostle
and Evangelist Luke, pray to God for us!
Hieromonk Cyprian served a panikhida at the grave site of Brother Joseph Munoz-Cortes.
"Give rest, O Lord, to the soul of Thy departed servant."

Sunday, October 27/14, 2019: Tonight Bishop Luke brought the myrrh-streaming Iveron Icon of the Mother of God (Hawaii) to the convent for a moleben. The strong smell of roses accompanied her. Our gratitude to Bishop Luke, Father Deacon Nectarios and seminarian Stefan for making this possible.

O Most Holy Theotokos, save us! Пресвятая Богородица, спаси нас!

Friday, October 25/12, 2019: Metropolitan Hilarion was here for a visit and dinner. He spoke about the importance of the times due to the pressures of Ecumenism on the Church. Let us not forget to continually lift up our priests, bishops and metropolitans in prayer as they stand before God for us and are willing to give up their lives for the True Faith.