Syrian Christians Praising Revival of Homeland by Celebrating Christmas

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Syrians in Postwar Aleppo Rejoice at Celebrating Christmas (PHOTOS) Sputniknews - 27/12/17 DAMASCUS (Sputnik) – Christians and members of other confessions are holding large-scale Christmas celebrations in Damascus and the nearby Christian towns of Maaloula and Sednayah despite the ongoing civil strife in the country. It is not easy for a foreigner to arrive in Maaloula, because the ancient Orthodox city ...

RUSSIAN AND ROMANIAN ORTHODOX CHURCHES OF MOLDOVA AIM TO STRENGTHEN COOPERATION

His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir of Chișinău and All Moldova. Photo: en.mitropolia.md

Orthochristian.com - 27/12/17 The Russian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Moldova has appealed to the Romanian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Bessarabia for more intensive cooperation in the name of a single faith. The call came from His Eminence Metropolitan Vladimir of Chișinău and All Moldova in the context of the 25th anniversary of the resumption of the activity of the ...

THE FEAST OF ST. ANNA’S CONCEPTION (2017)

The Patriarchate of Jerusalem  - 27/12/17 The feast of St. Anna’s conception was celebrated by the Patriarchate was celebrated by the Patriarchate on Friday December 9/22, 2017. On this feast, the Church commemorates the fact that the righteous Joachim and Anna, who lived at the time right between the Old and the New Testament, were barren, ...