5TH Annual Greek Orthodox Motorcycle Blessing

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  Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago - May 2017 GREEK AMERICAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION (GAMA) GATHER FOR BLESSING AND FUNDRAISER RIDE FOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM HOMER GLEN, IL: The Greek American Motorcycle Association (GAMA) and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago held the 5th Annual Motorcycle Blessing Service on May 7, 2017, at Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Homer Glen. The service ...

Let Us Spray: Orthodox Graffiti Comes to Russia

Before Rimrus sprayed over the wall. Source: Pikabu.ru

  Globalvoices - May 2017 The Russian Orthodox Church and street art don’t tend to go hand in hand, but a recent collaboration between a provincial street artist and a priest has proven an exception to that rule. Last month, an artist who goes by “Rimrus” from the city of Volgodonsk in southern Russia, noticed that the wall surrounding ...

Visit of the Head of Delegation of the International Committee for Red Cross in Syria

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 10/5/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II received the Head of the Delegation of the International Committee of Red Cross in Syria, Mrs. Marianne Gasser, at the Patriarchate in Bab Touma, Damascus. His Holiness welcomed Ms. Gasser and spoke about the different areas of health and medical assistance that the Patriarchate is ...

Historic Meeting of Queen Elizabeth II & Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria

Queen Elizabeth II greeting Egypt's Pope Tawadros II at Windsor Palace in London , UK (Photo: Buckingham palace)

Julie Jones (Delegate in the UK) - OCP News Service - 10/5/17 More photos from Getty Images here: London: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the UK received for the first time, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II - Patriarch of the See of St. Mark the Evangelist & Primate of the Coptic Orthodox Church on 9/5/17. The ...

EXPERTS SET TO DIG FOR RELICS OF SAXON KING ST. EDMUND UNDER TENNIS COURTS

Pravoslavie.ru - 10/5/17 Experts intend to look for the relics of the ninth-century Saxon king St. Edmund, the original patron saint of England, which they believe are buried under tennis courts in the city of Bury St. Edmunds, reports the Telegraph. The expedition follows on the heels of the 2012 discovery of the skeleton of King ...