4th Epistle of the Primate of the Russian Church Abroad to the Clergy and Flock of Elevation of the Cross Cathedral in Geneva

The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - 11/12/17 Dear in the Lord Fathers, Brothers and Sisters: On this feast day of the Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God "of the Sign,” I express heartfelt greetings to all of you, wishing you the heavenly aid and protection ...

HIS HOLINESS ARAM I REJECTS THE U.S. RECOGNITION OF JERUSALEM AS THE CAPITAL OF ISRAEL

ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org - 11/12/17 His Holiness Aram I, this morning both at the World General National Assembly of the Catholicosate, currently taking place in Antelias, and during his visit to the president of Lebanon H.E. General Michel Aoun, rejected the U.S. recognition of occupied Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. According to His Holiness, such a move may have negative ...

Youth Involvement in the Armenian Church A Top Priority: Youth representatives provide first-hand accounts and strategies for youth participation in churches

ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org - 11/12/17 The World General Assembly dedicated a portion of its meeting to discuss Armenian youth and its current status in the life of our church. His Holiness invited four individuals to represent the voice of the youth and offer suggestions to foster youth participation in our churches. Those youth who traveled to Antelias were: Carnie ...

Live Ammunition Cache Found Near Berlin Christmas Market – Reports

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Sputniknews - 11/12/17 Reports of a "large amount" of ammunition discovered Sunday evening near a Christmas market in Berlin have prompted police to sweep the area. Authorities have stated that finding boxes of bullets is not uncommon, and that the discovery is unlikely to be linked to terrorism, according to Rt.com. The ammunition — stashed behind a stack of winter tires in a small plastic bag — was ...

THE COMMEMORATION OF ST. CATHERINE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

Jerusalem Patriarchate - December 2017 The commemoration of the Holy and Glorious Catherine the Great Martyr was observed on Friday 25th November/8th December 2017 at her Monastery located on the south of the Patriarchate at the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. Saint Catherine lived in Alexandria, she had an excellent Christian and philosophical education ...

HIS BEATITUDE THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM THEOPHILOS OFFICIATES THE DIVINE LITURGY IN EKATERINGURG OF RUSSIA

Jerusalem Patriarchate - 11/12/17 His Beatitude our Father and Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos officiated the Divine Liturgy at the chapel of St. Catherine in the Holy Church of The Holy Trinity in Ekaterinburg of Russia, according to the calendar of the Russian Orthodox Church on Thursday 24th November/7th December 2017. His Beatitude officiated this Divine Liturgy at the ...