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Diocese of Sitka

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The Diocese of Alaska (OCA)—in full, the Russian Orthodox Diocese of Alaska—is a diocese of the jurisdiction of the Orthodox Church in America. It is currently under the leadership of His Grace, the Right Reverend Nikolai (Soraich), Bishop of Sitka, Anchorage, and Alaska. Its territory includes the American state of Alaska.

Diocesan Council

  • His Grace, Bishop Nikolai, Chair
  • Diane Chris, Treasurer
  • Anna Andrew, Secretary


  • Archimandrite Isidore
  • V. Rev. Chad Hatfield
  • Rev. Thomas Andrew
  • Rev. Nicholai Isaac
  • Alex Wassillie

Metropolitan Council Representatives

  • Archimandrite Isidore
  • Anna Andrew


  • The North Star - Quarterly Diocesan Publication


  • SS. Sergius and Herman of Valaam Chapel in Spruce Island, AK
  • St. Herman's Seminary in Kodiak, AK
  • Outreach Alaska based in Wichita, KS
  • Protecting Veil of the Theotokos Community in Anchorage, AK
  • St. Yakov Center for Orthodox Christian Learning in Soldatna, AK
  • Russian Orthodox Museum in Anchorage, AK


  • Alaska Missionary Deanery
  • Anchorage Missionary Deanery
  • Bethel Deanery
  • Dillingham Deanery
  • Kenai Deanery
  • Kodiak Deanery
  • Russian Mission Deanery
  • Sitka Deanery
  • Unalaska Deanery

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