List of American saints

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[[Image:Synaxis of the Saints of America.JPG|right|frame|[[Synaxis]] of the Saints of America]]
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==Glorified==
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'''American Orthodox [[Saints]]'''
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*[[Alexander Hotovitzky]]
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*[[Alexis of Wilkes-Barre]], leader of ex-[[Uniates]] into Orthodoxy
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*[[Herman of Alaska]], first [[missionary]] to Alaska
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*[[Innocent of Alaska]], missionary [[bishop]] to Alaska
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*[[Jacob Netsvetov]]
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*[[John Kochurov]]
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*[[John Maximovitch]], Archbishop of Shanghai and San Francisco
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*[[Juvenaly of Alaska]]
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*[[Nikolai Velimirovic]], [[rector]] of [[St. Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary (South Canaan, Pennsylvania)|St. Tikhon's Seminary]]
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*[[Peter the Aleut]], [[protomartyr]] of America
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*[[Raphael of Brooklyn]], founder of the [[Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America|Antiochian Archdiocese]]
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*[[Tikhon of Moscow]]
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*[[Varnava (Nastic)]], the New Confessor, born in Gary, Indiana
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==Unglorified==
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Persons under consideration (whether formal or informal) for [[glorification]]:
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*Abp. [[Arseny (Chagovtsov) of Winnipeg]]
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*Bp. [[Gerasimos (Papadopoulos) of Abydos]]
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*Br. [[Jose Munoz]]
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*[[Seraphim Rose]], [[ROCOR]] [[hieromonk]]
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*[[Olga Michael]], [[matushka]] in Alaska
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==Feast of All Saints of North America==
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The [[Orthodox Church in America]] remembers the saints of North America on the second Sunday after [[Pentecost]].
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==Hymns==
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[[Troparion]]  (Tone 8)
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:As the bountiful harvest of Your sowing of salvation,
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:The lands of North America offer to You, O Lord, all the saints who have shone in them.
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:By their prayers keep the Church and our land in abiding peace
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:Through the Theotokos, O most Merciful One.
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[[Kontakion]] – (Tone 3)
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:Today the choir of Saints who were pleasing to God in the lands of North America
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:Now stands before us in the Church and invisibly prays to God for us.
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:With them the angels glorify Him,
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:And all the saints of the Church of Christ keep festival with them;
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:And together they all pray for us to the Pre-Eternal God.
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==External link==
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[http://ocafs.oca.org/FeastSaintsLife.asp?FSID=49 Synaxis of the Saints of North America] - [[OCA]] web site.
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[[Category:American Saints|*]]
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[[Category:Saints|American Saints]]
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