Saint Barnabas Orphanage & School: A Campaign for a Permanent Lunch Location

Orthodox Africa - 18/5/17 To donate to A Campaign for a Permanent Lunch Location click here. Saint Barnabas Orphanage and School give children a healthy start and a reflective journey of life while being nurtured into successful individuals. They are offered an opportunity for education while helping to protect them from unhealthy indulgences and corrosive contamination. By transforming ...

International Icon painting competition of the Inter-parliamentary Assembly of Orthodoxy

The Interparliamentary Assembly on Orthodoxy (I.A.O.) - 18/5/17 The Resurrection of Jesus Christ contest website The technical terms of participation in the contest are available here: The Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ is a culminating fact in Christian theology. The mother of all celebrations, the hope and light for millions of our planet’s inhabitants, that, for reasons ...

Pope Tawadros received by HM The Queen, Archbishop of Canterbury and HRH The Prince of Wales

Coptic Orthodox Church - UK - 18/5/17 On his first pastoral visit, His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, 118th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark, has been visiting Coptic Orthodox parishes and meeting with communities across the United Kingdom. Pope Tawadros has also consecrated churches, presided over Liturgies and Vespers services, and ...

The Serbian Center of the Russian Diaspora Hosts an Exhibit on the Royal Passion-Bearers

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - May 2017 On April 30-May 14, 2017, the city of Sremski Karlovci hosted an exhibit titled “Meeting the Russian Tsar. The Romanovs and Royal Service,” dedicated to the family of Tsar-Martyr Nicholas II. The Sremski Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox ...

IMAGE OF ST. MATRONA APPEARS ON CHURCH WALL

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Pravoslavie.ru - 18/5/17 A shadowy image of St. Matrona was revealed on the wall of a Zelenodolsk church on her day, May 2, when parishioners removed her icon from the wall to place it in the middle of the church. The story from the Tatarstan church first appeared in social media, reports Zelenodolsk News. The outline most ...

MET. IRINEJ OF BAČKA: “I TOLD THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCH NOT TO LEAD THE CHURCH INTO A NEW SCHISM”

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Pravoslavie.ru - 18/5/17 Photo: Romfea.gr Metropolitan Irinej of Bačka of the Serbian Orthodox Church has expressed his dismay and disappointment over meetings between representatives of the schismatic “Kiev Patriarchate” and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Phanar in Constantinople, Romfea reports. In a meeting with Archbishop Luke of Zaporozhye and Melitopol, Met. Irinej stated that he had told the ...

The Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church Begins

Church of Serbia - 18/5/17 The Bishops’ Assembly was opened at the Patriarchate of Pec by the Divine Liturgy celebrated on the 14th of May 2017. – The Rite of the Invocation of the Holy Spirit was served after the Liturgy. His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej presided over the Holy Liturgy in the royal stauropegial Monstary of ...

Russian church leader asks UN, Pope to intervene with Kiev over ‘discriminatory’ religious laws

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RT.com - 18/5/17 The head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Kirill, has appealed to a number of international religious and political leaders, asking them to not let Kiev enforce its recent initiative that might see Orthodox religious communities diminished in Ukraine. The pieces of legislation, which the Ukrainian parliament is set to vote on Thursday, "threaten ...