OCA, Finnish Orthodox youth directors discuss cooperative efforts

Archbishop Leo with [from left] David Lucs and Deacon Jaso Pössi.

JOENSUU, FINLAND [OCA Youth] - June 2017 Representatives of the Orthodox Church in America’s Department of Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry and the Orthodox Youth Association of Finland [ONL] met at the Finnish Orthodox Seminary here on June 7, 2017 to discuss plans for future shared projects and events.  The meeting was made possible in ...

Memory Eternal! + Metropolitan Antonio of Mexico, Central America and Venezuela

The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - 19/6/17 +Memory Eternal+ "I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live." John 11:25 His Beatitude Patriarch John X of Antioch, the Holy Synod of Antioch, and the Archdiocese of North America announce with great regret the departure to ...

Holy Qurobo – Mor Yacoub Baradeus Church – Atchaneh

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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 19/6/17 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at Mor Yacoub Baradeus Monastery in Atchaneh – Lebanon. He was assisted by their Eminences Mor Chrysostomos Mikhael Shemoun, Patriarchal Vicar of the Patriarchal Benevolent Institutions in Atchaneh and Mor Timotheos Mathew, Patriarchal Secretary for Indian Affairs and in the presence ...

Serbian Patriarch met representatives of the Syrian-Jacobite Church

Serbian - Syriac Orthodox Churches His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej received the  Archbishop of the Syrian-Jacobite Church in Sweden,  His Eminence Benjamin (Atas), at the Serbian Patriarchate on 14 June 2017. Archbishop Benjamin expressed his gratitude to the Primate of the Serbian Orthodox Church for the cordial reception during which they discussed various challenges and problems faced ...

Biography of Episcopus electus of Dalmatia Nikodim

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Church of Serbia - 19/6/17 The elected Bishop of Dalmatian Nikodim (Kosovic) was born on 15 April 1981 in Zadar, from parents who died in his early childhood. He grew up together with his sister Danica, under the care of his uncle Nenad Kosovic, a well-known Benkovac professor and translator from Russian. He started Elementary school in ...

BRITISH ROYAL FAMILY INVITED TO EKATERINBURG FOR CENTENARY OF ROMANOV MARTYRDOM

Tsar Nicholas II (left), King George V of England (right). Photo: ru.pinterest.com

Pravoslavie.ru - June 2017 Ekaterinburg mayor Evgeny Roizman has sent an invitation to members of the British royal family to attend events commemorating the centenary of the martyrdom of the last Russian royal family, which will be celebrated in 2018, reports Interfax-Religion. The invitation was delivered through the British ambassador in Russia Laurie Bristow. “Inasmuch as the British ...