Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/ 60 Mystery Match - a success! http://fundforassistance.org/news_151210_1.html Thu, 10 Dec 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/clipart/TY_FFA.jpg&archive=0&final_h=59&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>Thanks to our donors' amazing generosity the Mystery Match was successful, and we collected a total of $14,000! Thank you to all who supported us, so that we can continue working for our Church! Please make sure to take a look at the videos our Board Members recorded just for you! FFA president Mark Selawry reveals who the Mystery Match was in his video!</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_151210_1.html Metropolitan Hilarion asks parishes to support FFA on Thanksgiving http://fundforassistance.org/news_151126_1.html Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/clipart/portraits/ct.lg.jpg&archive=0&final_h=225&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>Every year His Eminence Hilarion Metropolitan of Eastern America and New York helps us out. He very kindly sends out a letter to parishes, asking clergy to take a plate collection for the Fund for Assistance to ROCOR. By this he shows us his support.</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_151126_1.html "The Orthodox Mission in Haiti is alive!" Fr Gregoire Legoute's last interview http://fundforassistance.org/news_151117_2.html Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/projects/locations/haiti/haiti_april2011/IMG_0104.JPG&archive=0&final_h=120&final_w=160&percent=100"><p><strong>Fr. Gregoire Legoute:</strong> We would like everyone to know that the Orthodox Mission in Haiti is alive. That the Orthodox in Haiti are very spiritual, they love God. And that the mission does a lot to help children, different parishes - spiritually, morally and economically.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_151117_2.html A Fund with Time to Spare for Other People’s Problems http://www.rocorstudies.org/interviews/2015/08/22/a-fund-with-time-to-spare-for-other-people-s-problems/?fb_action_ids=10206455124389543&fb_action_types=og.likes Thu, 10 Dec 2015 18:45:08 -0500 <div><img border="1" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2015/08-26/6syezd14day7_017.jpg&archive=0&final_h=107&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>How much help do we, the faithful children of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, offer to our own brethren, never mind those who are further afield?&nbsp; Often, we think that our Christian duty consists solely of prayer, church attendance, observance of fasts and the participation in the sacraments. &nbsp;However, helping our neighbour is also our direct responsibility. The Lord says that this will be asked of us on the Day of Judgement, &ldquo;for I was hungry and you gave Me food, I was thirsty and you gave Me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed Me&rdquo; (Matt. 25:35)</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://www.rocorstudies.org/interviews/2015/08/22/a-fund-with-time-to-spare-for-other-people-s-problems/?fb_action_ids=10206455124389543&fb_action_types=og.likes