Wednesday, May 17, 2017

In Good Faith: Swedish ‘Christianity Exams’ for Refugees Spark Outrage

May 17, 2017 News
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Sputniknews – 17/5/17 Sweden’s Migration Board has landed in hot water for its habit of testing religious asylum seekers’ knowledge of Christianity by way of quizzes. This practice sent shockwaves through Sweden’s mostly secular society and was condemned as “absurd” and “ridiculous.” Asylum seekers who converted to Christianity and were seeking asylum due to religious persecution they […]

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Canonization Ceremony of the Putna Saints – Let us entreat the Putna Saints to illumine our soul so that we be able to walk on the path to salvation, Patriarch says

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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency  – 17/5/17 Sunday, 14 May 2017, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel celebrated at Putna Monastery the official ceremony of canonization of the four Putna Saints: Metropolitan Jacob of Putna, and the Venerable Fathers Silas, Paisios and Nathan. The ceremony was held after the Divine Liturgy celebrated by the Patriarch of Romania in […]

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Patriarch Daniel addresses the monastics of Sihăstria Putnei: ‘Convey the beauties of Orthodoxy through your prayers, your services, and by welcoming pilgrims’

May 17, 2017 News
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Aurelian Iftimiu – Basilica News Agency – 17/5/17 The Patriarch of Romania visited Saturday evening the Sihăstria Putnei Monastery (Hermitage of Putna). Accompanied by several hierarchs of the Romanian Church, His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel was welcomed by the abbot of the monastery, the V. Rev. Archimandrite Nectarie Clinci, in the presence of the monastics and many […]

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Poems on Christian Faith, Persecution and Mosul

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Lygeros.org – Poems by N. Lygeros – 16/5/17 Christian faith Christian faith is under siege everywhere because barbarity wants to kill each follower of Christ, this is not only a crime but a genocide against Humanity that’s why if you are a believer be ready to suffer but also to help others from the horror […]

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