St. Vitus Day – Serbian Vidovdan in Stuttgart – Germany

Church of Serbia - 29/6/17 His Grace Bishop of Backa Irinej presided over the Eucharistic gathering in the Church of the Synaxis of the Serbian Saints, on the feast-day of Holy Great Martyr Prince Lazarus, on June 28, 2017. On the eve of the feast, the evening service was held, led by His Eminence Bishop of Frankfurt and ...

Serian Patriarchj Irinej congratulated President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic

Church of Serbia - 29/6/17 On the occasion of his inauguration as President of the Republic of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic, His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej attended a formal reception at the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade on June 23rd, 2017. A high Church delegation was composed of the following hierarchs: His Eminence Porfirije, Metropolitan of Zagreb-Ljubljana, and ...

Patriarch Irinej visited the Monastery of the Image of Mother of God not-made-by-hands

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Church of Serbia - 29/6/17 His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej visited the monastery dedicated to the Icon of the Mother of God in the hamlet Drobnjaci underneath the Avala mountain, on June 25, 2017. The Patriarch greeted many faithful and abbess Zlata with her sisterhood and inquired about the construction works which have been underway. Source:  

ANCIENT ORTHODOX CHURCH DISCOVERED ON HOLY ISLAND OF LINDISFARNE

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Pravoslavie.ru- 29/6/17 The foundations of what is likely one of the largest and earliest Saxon churches on Lindisfarne have been recently unearthed on the south of the island off the eastern coast of England, reports the Northumberland Gazette. The largely intact massive sandstone blocks unearthed by the Peregrini Lindisfarne Landscape Partnership, led by Richard Carlton of The Archaeological ...

The Holy Synod renders decision concerning Bishop Irineu (Romanian Orthodox Episcopate of America)

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SYOSSET, NY [OCA] - 29/6/17 During their annual retreat held in Michigan on June 19-23, 2017, the members of the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America held a special session convening the Synodal Court which canonically deposed the Bishop Irineu [Duvlea], Auxiliary Bishop of the ROEA, from the status and all sacred functions ...

Assyrian Church of the East to Boycott EU Conference on Future of Nineveh Plains

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AINA - 29/6/17 Brussels (AINA) -- Sources close to the Assyrian Church of the East confirmed to Assyria-TV on Wednesday that the church will join the boycott against the conference on the future of the Nineveh Plain, hosted by Lars Adaktusson, Swedish member of the European parliament. The conference is being held in the EU-parliament in ...