Recommended Websites

Our Church and Other Institutions

The Orthodox Church in America
This is the website of the OCA, one of the largest Orthodox jurisdictions in America, and the only one to have autocephaly, or complete self-governance.

The Diocese of New York & New Jersey
This is the website of the OCA diocese of which we are a part, under the archpastoral leadership of His Grace, Bishop Michael.

Saint Vladimir’s Seminary
St. Vladimir’s is a major Orthodox seminary, just north of New York City. Its faculty has included some of the world’s greatest Orthodox theologians, and continues to be a major center of Orthodox thought today.

Saint Tikhon’s Seminary
St. Tikhon’s is another of the OCA’s seminaries, located in rural Pennsylvania, near Scranton. It is associated with the Monastery of Saint Tikhon of Zadonsk, and has been part of the lives on many American Orthodox saints.

International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC)
The IOCC is a major Pan-Orthodox charity with international outreach programs.

Holy Myrrhbearers Monastery
A women’s monastery in Otego, NY, under the direction of Metropolitan Jonah and abbess Mother Raphaela.

Helpful Information & Resources:

Orthodox Wikipedia
An encyclopedic source of information on all aspects of Orthodox Christianity.

Orthodox Christians for Accountability
An important website promoting transparency in the OCA’s administration.

Orthodoxy in America Directory
A directory of all Orthodox parishes and institutions in North America.
An exhaustive directory of Orthodox websites of all kinds.

Orthodox Peace Fellowship
“An association of Orthodox Christian believers seeking to bear witness to the peace of Christ by applying the principles of the Gospel to situations of division and conflict, whether in the home, the parish, the community we live, the work place, within our particular nations, and between nations.”

Friends of Mt. Athos
“dedicated to the study and promulgation of knowledge of the history, culture, arts, architecture, natural history, and literature of the Orthodox monasteries of Mount Athos.”

Orthodox Christian Fellowship
A useful tool for college students who are looking to stay connected with other Orthodox Christians, and the Orthodox Faith, on their campus.
A website devoted to the preservation of the writings and legacy of Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann, one of the Orthodox Church’s greatest contemporary theologians.

The Society for Orthodox Christian History in the Americas
An interesting site run by historians of the development of the Orthodox Church here in America.

Orthodox booksellers:

Denise Harvey Publishers
A small, independent publisher based out of Evia, Greece. Denise Harvey is the wife of Philip Sherrard, a significant figure and modern luminary in contemporary Orthodox theology. Her press offers an excellent collection of books focused on modern life in Greece, as well as contemporary Greek theology and spirituality.

Saint Vladimir Seminary Press
One of the major sources for Orthodox theological literature. Publishers of St. Vladimir’s Theological Quarterly; the writings of the ancient patristic fathers; and the works of Schmemann, Meyendorff, Florovsky, Yannaras, and other contemporary theologians.

Saint Tikhon’s Seminary Bookstore
A good source for spiritual literature, lives of the saints, and liturgical supplies and service books.

Conciliar Press
A large selection of books, mainly with an eye towards evangelization, as well as audiobooks, podcasts, icons, and other spiritual paraphernalia.

Eighth Day Books
A small independent bookstore with a highly eclectic selection of books, with an emphasis on Orthodox spirituality.

Come and See Icons
A shop selling icons, iconographic greeting cards, and books, whose proceeds benefit the King’s Jubilee, a ministry to the homeless in Philadelphia.

Our Neighboring Parishes:

Holy Trinity Church, East Meadow (our ‘mother parish’)
Our Lady of Kazan, Sea Cliff (our ‘sister parish’)
Saint John the Theologian, Shirley (our ‘daughter parish’)

Notable Parish Websites From Around the World:

North America:
Holy Trinity Cathedral (Boston, MA)
Holy Trinity Cathedral (San Francisco, CA)
Saint Nicholas Church (McKinney/Dallas TX)
Holy Ascension Church (Charleston, SC)
Saint Seraphim of Sarov Church (Santa Rosa, CA)
Saint Lawrence Church (Felton, CA)
Sts. Constantine & Helen Church (Colorado Springs, CO)
St. Silouan of Mt. Athos Church (Walla Walla, WA)
Holy Cross Church (Medford, NJ)

Holy Dormition Parish (Holborn, London, UK)
Sts. Peter and Paul Parish (Clapham, London, UK)
Church of the Holy Nativity (Florence, Italy)

St. Luke’s Cathedral (Hong Kong, China)
Sts. Peter and Paul Church (Hong Kong, China)

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