Thursday, December 14, 2017

Focus Ecumenical Journal Features St. Gregorios of Parumala

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OCP News Service – 14/12/17 SCRIBD: https://www.scribd.com/document/366899562/FOCUS-January-2018 ISSUU: https://issuu.com/diasporafocus/docs/focus_january_2018 Global: The January 2018, issue of the Focus Diaspora Journal of the Marthoma Syrian Church of Malabar, (A Church in former Oriental Orthodox tradition and a member of the Global Anglican Communion) is now available for download. The new issue features readings on St. Gregory of Parumala by […]

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Go About Parenting with Reverence & Responsibility – Rev. Dr. Valson Thampu

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Valson Thampu – 24/11/17 – Ecumenical Series Download PDF Copy An important article on parenting by Rev. Dr. Valson Thampu – A Priest of the Anglican Church (Former Principal, St. Stephen’s College, Delhi). Taking Care of Our Youth” – Talk by Rev. Dr. Valson Thampu (Series 5 to 10) Source: Independent

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Review of the Book ‘Swargarajyam Bhoomiyil ‘ by John D Kunnath

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OCP News Service – 14/12/17  Jonhn Kunnath’s Malayalam Book Swargarajyam Bhoomiyil reviewed by George Joseph Enchakkattil Amazon Link for purchase: Amazon Link to John D Kunnath’s Author Page: The latest book by Mr. John D Kunnath in Malayalam discusses at reasonable depth the true meaning of Kingdom of Heaven. The book is worked out in […]

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SPEECH OF H.H.B. THE PATRIARCH OF JERUSALEM AT THE CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR RECEPTION BY THE MINISTER OF TOURISM

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Jerusalem Patriarchate – 14/12/17 You Excellency Mr. Levin, You Excellency Mr. Halevi, Respected Members of the Government, Esteemed Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Beloved Fellow Heads of the Churches and Leaders of Communities of Faith, Ladies and Gentlemen, Once again we gather as our communities of faith are preparing to celebrate this season of light and […]

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“Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me: for of such is the kingdom of heaven.”

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The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia – 14/12/17 Archpastors of the Holy Council of Bishops Youth ministry was deemed a priority in Church life by the recent Council of Bishosp. The adopted “Regulations on Monasteries and Monastics” aims to standardize monastic life and attract novices. […]

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SERBIAN CHURCH REPORTEDLY BEWILDERED BY DECISION OF BULGARIAN CHURCH REGARDING MACEDONIAN CHURCH

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Orthochristian.com – 14/12/17 His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia has reportedly expressed his bewilderment at the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s (BOC) decision to present the case for the canonicity and autocephaly of the schismatic Macedonian Orthodox Church (MOC) to the other canonical Local Orthodox Churches. The decision has caused anxiety among the Serbian hierarchy, according to the […]

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Apostle Andrew – the Holy and All-Praised First-Called

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Church of Serbia – 14/12/17 Commemorated on November 30/December 13 The Holy Apostle Andrew the First-Called was the first of the Apostles to follow Christ, and he later brought his own brother, the holy Apostle Peter, to Christ (John 1:35-42). The future apostle was from Bethsaida, and from his youth he turned with all his […]

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Christmas-Canceling Danish Hamlet Triggers Nationwide Debate on Tradition

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Sputniknews – 14/12/17 A Danish school has unwittingly provoked a nationwide debate with its divisive decision to scrap a Christmas service in the local church, which many interpreted as a concession to Islam. The Gribskolen school in the tiny Danish town Græsted has gained an unparalleled level of attention after its decision to cancel a Christmas worship. This decision came […]

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