Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/ 60 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 Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <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 Loneliness - How you solved the main problem of ROCOR youth http://fundforassistance.org/news_150611_1.html Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/clipart/portraits/Katya-Matenina.jpg&archive=0&final_h=208&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>By supporting youth events like St. Herman&rsquo;s conference, you helped Orthodox kids forge lasting friendships &ndash; a letter&hellip;</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_150611_1.html Our newsletter is out! http://fundforassistance.org/news_150609_1.html Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/clipart/NewsletterSummer2015.jpg&archive=0&final_h=191&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>An update from Fr Demetrio and some other great news!</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_150609_1.html Women’s Conference "Living and Thinking Orthodoxy, Yesterday and Today" held at Holy Virgin Intercession Church http://fundforassistance.org/news_150724_1.html Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="http://fundforassistance.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/projects/locations/united%20states/Glen-Cove/Womens_Conference_GCS.jpg&archive=0&final_h=107&final_w=160&percent=100"><p>On Saturday, June 27, an Orthodox Women&rsquo;s Conference entitled "Living and Thinking Orthodoxy, Yesterday and Today," was held in Glen Cove, NY. The conference was organized by <a href="http://eadiocese.org/Parishes/newyork/en.glencove.htm">Holy Virgin Intercession &amp; St. Sergius Parish</a> in Glen Cove. The conference&rsquo;s main speakers were Metropolitan Jonah (Paffhausen; former Primate of the Orthodox Church in America), Dr. Valerie A. Karras (adjunct lecturer at Eden Theological Seminary in St. Louis, MO), and Dr. Sister Vassa (Larin; research fellow at the University of Vienna). Moderating the conference was Dr. Nadieszda Kizenko (associate professor at SUNY Albany). More than 60 people participated in the conference.</p></div> Fund for Assistance to the ROCOR http://fundforassistance.org/news_150724_1.html