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Historical photo: Russian Orthodox Church Society

Photo from the Russian Orthodox Church Society meeting in Juneau on May 5, 1924. The event included society members from Juneau and Hoonah. Pictured is a large group of adults and children, including Father Kashevaroff, beside entrance to the church.
Moment in time: St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church

This is a photo of the altar of St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, circa 1899. The church stands today on Fifth Street near the State Capitol. Do you have a piece of history you'd like to...
Russian Orthodox Church places top bishop on leave

...he speaks to his congregation at St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church this morning, the Rev. Michael Spainhoward said...there are a reported 25,000 members of the Russian Orthodox Church in Alaska. Regardless of Nikolai's next step...
A donation from distant neighbors

...back in time when walking past the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church on Fifth Street. The church, completed in 1894...Church in Juneau was donated by the St. Paul Russian Orthodox Church.Zacharoff was born on St. George but, as a...
Grant aimed at saving old Kenai church

KENAI - The Russian Orthodox church in Old Town is likely religious center, the Russian Orthodox church also once served as the first...the Kenai church and the Russian Orthodox church in Ninilchik come under Cook...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...body. Then she was taken back to her isolation.A Native man named Mike Hodikoff buried Foster's body by the Russian Orthodox Church in the village. It turned out that the Japanese were sure that the Joneses were spies for the Russians. However...
Priests seek removal of Russian Orthodox bishop

ANCHORAGE - Priests in Alaska's Russian Orthodox Church have called for the removal of their top official...the Rev. Michael Spainhoward of St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church said that Bishop Nikolai has always treated him...
Thanks for making our fundraiser possible

On behalf of St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church parishioners and the Rev. Michael Spainhoward...raising event will benefit Juneau's St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church. Our food sale was a success and we are planning...
Leader of foreign offshoot church dies

...role in healing an 80-year schism between the Russian Orthodox Church and an offshoot set up abroad following the Bolshevik...has died. He was 80. Laurus, head of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, was found dead Sunday in his...
Growth through gardening

...the mayor at the dedication of the Empty Chair Memorial. He also started attending services at St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox church and participated in a sidewalk chalk contest at Douglas Public Library.He's done some gardening in the past...


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