Tuesday, August 4, 2009

CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION WORKS AT THE CHAPEL OF THE ‘PRISON OF CHRIST AND THE FAINTING OF VIRGIN MARY

August 4, 2009 News

HIS BEATITUDE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM THEOPHILOS III VISITED THE CHAPEL OF THE ‘PRISON OF CHRIST AND THE FAINTING OF VIRGIN MARY’ SITUATED ADJACENT TO THE CHAPEL OF ‘CLAPPAE’ AT THE CHURCH OF RESURRECTION. On Thursday 26th /9th of July 2009 His Beatitude Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos III, escorted by Archbishops and priests of the Patriarchate, […]

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JERUSALEM PATRIARCHS MESSAGE TO THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE MIDDLE EAST COUNCIL OF CHURCHES

August 4, 2009 News

Message to the Executive Committee of the Middle East Council of Churches from His Beatitude Theophilos III Patriarch of Jerusalem Mr.Guirguis Saleh Secretary General of MECC, My Brothers and Sisters in Christ, We send you our greetings in the name of Our Lord Jesus Christ from the Holy City of Jerusalem. We have been kept […]

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Russian Orthodox Church commemorates St. Seraphim of Sarov

August 4, 2009 News

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, August 1 (RIA Novosti) – The Russian Orthodox Church is commemorating St. Seraphim of Sarov, one of Russia’s most prominent monks and ascetics who lived in the 18th-19th centuries.Over 15,000 people took part in festive events dedicated to the finding of St. Seraphim’s relics, kept in the Holy Trinity St. Seraphim-Diveyevo Convent. The […]

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His Holiness Patriarch Kirill Welcomed by Thousands of Believers in Lutsk

August 4, 2009 News

About ten thousand people were waiting for the arrival of Patriarch Kirill in Lutsk near the constructed Cathedral of All Saints Who Shone Forth in the Lands of Volyn. The people stood in the square near the church and on the road which leads to it. Most of them cried “Our Patriarch is Kirill” …

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Patriarch Kirill Visited St. Nicholas Convent in Horodok

August 4, 2009 News

On August 3 His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia, making pastoral and pilgrimage trip in the boundaries of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, arrived to the St. Nicholas Convent of Horodok near Rivne. His Holiness was accompanied by Deputy Administrator of the Moscow Patriarchy Archbishop Varsonofy of Saransk and Mordova, Chair of the […]

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Patriarch Kirill Celebrated Divine Liturgy at Korets Convent

August 4, 2009 News

On August 3, Monday, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Convent of Korets, Rivne region. Concelebrating with the Patriarch were the hierarchs of the Russian and Ukrainian Orthodox Churches and numerous diocesan clergy. The service was accompanied by the chant of the nuns and students of the local […]

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“We pray for everyone and bear no grudge against anyone”, His Holiness said at the Holy Trinity Convent of Korets

August 4, 2009 News

On August 2, 2009, on the insistent demands of the state authorities of Ukraine the route of Patriarch’s tour of the dioceses of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church was changed. That day in the evening His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived to the Stauropegial Holy Trinity Resurrection Convent of Korets. At …

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Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia Met with Faithful in Rivne

August 4, 2009 News

On Monday, August 3, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill called to the Cathedral of the Holy Resurrection of Christ. The first words which the Primate of the Russian Orthodox Church addressed to the faithful of Rivne, who had waited for the Patriarch a day before, was the paschal greeting “Christ is risen!” Some thousand …

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