Javascript Menu by

New video recounts 2011 mission trip to Project Mexico in memory of Archbishop Job

CHICAGO, IL [MW Diocese Communications] — A video recounting the experiences of the 150-plus individuals who participated in the mission trip to Project Mexico's Saint Innocent Orphanage July 12-18, 2011 is now available for viewing and downloading at

New video recounts 2011 mission trip to Project Mexico in memory of Archbishop JobHis Grace, Bishop Matthias of Chicago and the Midwest, led the volunteers in building seven homes in memory of His Eminence, the late Archbishop Job, as earlier reported on the OCA web site at The video features interviews with a number of trip volunteers and footage of their labors.

"Funded by the Diocese of the Midwest, this heartwarming video about how Archbishop Job's flock felt about their archpastor and his love for his diocese are reflected in the interviews of the volunteers featured on the video," said Matushka Ruth Yavornitzky of Rochester, MI, who organized the trip. "The video project, like the building of the seven homes, was nothing less than a 'labor of love' for all involved."

In addition to members of the Diocese of the Midwest, volunteers participated from New York, California, Florida, and Kentucky.

Share This:

< PreviousNext >
You might also like:

Holy Synod of Bishops issues Liturgical Instructions

Council of Orthodox Christian Churches of Metropolitan Detroit announces Sunday Lenten Vesper schedule

Lorain, Ohio parishes to celebrate Pan-Orthodox Divine Liturgy on First Sunday of Great Lent

Orthodox Christian Women of Michigan to sponsor talk on “Mary and the Orthodox Woman”

Message from Bishop Paul regarding recent school violence

Dr. David Ford to present lecture on marriage at Chicago’s Holy Trinity Cathedral March 3

St. Vladimir’s Seminary to host open house for prospective students March 8

Chicago’s Holy Trinity Cathedral to hold children’s Lenten retreat Saturday, March 24

Holy Dormition Monastery site of lenten women’s retreat March 16-18

Third edition of Fr. Steven Kostoff’s Divine Liturgy book now available online

Chicago area Sunday of Orthodoxy Pan-Orthodox Vespers announced

Updated Clergy Compensation Policy announced effective January 1, 2018

Metropolitan Tikhon’s Sanctity of Life Message now available

OCF to sponsor three Spring college student retreats in Midwest

Bishop Paul’s remarks at opening ceremony at March for Life Chicago

Bishop Paul, Orthodox Christian clergy and faithful participate in March for Life Chicago

Register now for June 2018 ISOCM Music Symposium in Minneapolis

Bishop Paul asks Midwest faithful to help sponsor Alaskan, Mexican AAC delegates

Vacancy for Associate Priest at Saint Joseph Church, Wheaton, IL announced

Vacancy at Saint Stephen the First Martyr Mission, Lima, OH announced

  Powered by Orthodox Web Solutions