Monday, May 14, 2018

Hakeldama or Field of Blood

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The Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 14/5/18 We read about Hakeldama in the New Testament; the Aramaic words Hakeldama mean Field of Blood. Judas Iscariot, one of Christ’s original students, is mostly known for betraying our Lord. In the Gospel of St. Matthew we read that Judas went to the clergy in the Temple […]

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Metropolitan Mar Yulios release books on interfaith dialogue between Christian-Muslim relations

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MOTV – 14/5/18 HYDERABAD: His Grace Dr Geevarghese Mar Yulios, Metropolitan, Indian Orthodox Diocese of Ahmedabad, released two books during the summer course on ‘Interfaith Dialogue and Pilgrimage’ at Henry Martyn Institute, Hyderabad, on May 3. The books are authored by Fr Bob McCahill, a Maryknoll priest, and Fr Paul Jackson, an Australian Jesuit. Titled ‘I […]

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SUNDAY OF THE SAMARITAN WOMAN AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

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The Jerusalem Patriarchate – 14/5/18 On Sunday April 23/May 6, 2018, the Patriarchate celebrated the Sunday of the Samaritan woman at the shrine of Jacob’s well in Nablus of Samaria. This feast commemorates the meeting of the Samaritan woman with the Lord and the revelation that “He is the Messiah, God is spirit and those who […]

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Saint Basil the Bishop of Ostrog

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Church of Serbia – 14/5/18 Saint Basil, Bishop of Zakholmsk, was born of pious parents in the sixteenth century in the Popov district of Herzegovina. At the age of maturity he left his parental home and settled in the Trebinsk monastery in honor of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos, and became a monk. […]

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THE FEAST OF ST. GEORGE AT THE JERUSALEM PATRIARCHATE

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The Patriarchate of Jerusalem – 14/5/18 The feast of St. George the Great Martyr and Trophy Bearer was celebrated one day before the actual feast, on Saturday April 22/May 5, 2018. At the Greek-Orthodox Arab-speaking Community of Acre-Ptrolemais in North Israel The Feast was led by the Hegoumen of Acre Archimandrite Philotheos with co-celebrants Priests from […]

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Communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church April – May 2018

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Church of Serbia – 14/5/18 The public communique of the Holy Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church from their regular meeting held at the Patriarchate of Pec monastery and Belgrade April 29 – May 10, 2018.  The regular meeting of the Assembly of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church began on April 29, […]

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Message of the Holy Assembly of Bishops on Kosovo and Metohija

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Church of Serbia – 14/5/18 We, the bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, the ancient and glorious Patriarchate of Pech, gathered by the grace of the Holy Spirit, for the regular convocation of the Holy Assembly of Bishops in the historic See of Serbian archbishops and patriarchs, the Monastery of the Patriarchate of Pech, and […]

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Holy Qurobo at St. John Church – Salalah, Oman

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Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate – 14/5/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo at St. John Church in Salalah – Oman. He was assisted by their Eminences: Mor Gregorios Joseph, Metropolitan of Cochin Diocese and Secretary of the Regional Episcopal Synod in India, Mor Clemis Daniel Kourieh, Metropolitan of Beirut, Mor Ireneos Paulose, […]

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