ARCHDIOCESE OF WASHINGTON, D.C.
Orthodox Church in America
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St. Matthew's 30th Anniversary Celebration - 05/06/18

On Sunday, May 6, 2018, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon presided at the 30th Anniversary Celebration of St. Matthew Orthodox Church in Columbia, Maryland. Glory to God for His many blessings upon the community of St. Matthew's!  Photos by Victor Lutes.


Holy Week and Pascha Celebrations with Metropolitan Tikhon - 04/08/18

From April 1-8, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon visited parishes in the Washington DC and surrounding area to celebrate the solemn and festive services of Great & Holy Week and Pascha. Photos by Victor Lutes.


March For Life 2018 - 01/19/18

On Friday, January 19, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, led the Orthodox Christian hierarchs, clergy, seminarians and faithful at the March For Life in Washington, DC.


Theophany at St. Nicholas Cathedral - 01/19/18

On Friday, January 19, His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon led the celebration of Theophany at St. Nicholas Cathedral in Washington, DC.



About the Archdiocese

The Archdiocese of the Washington, D.C. is part of the Orthodox Church in America, which is the local presence of the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church established by Jesus Christ and faithfully transmitted through her Scriptures, worship and prayer life, and through the teachings of the Holy Fathers.

The Orthodox Faith maintains unbroken continuity with the Apostolic Faith; embraces all languages, cultures, and races; and calls all to "come and see." Please join us in worship and fellowship.

The Mission of The Orthodox Church in America, the local autocephalous Orthodox Christian Church, is to be faithful in fulfilling the commandment of Christ to “Go into all the world and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit…”

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