Heartbreaking Scenes from the Ancient St. Thomas Syriac Orthodox Cathedral in Mosul

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Idto Suryoyto Treeysath Shubho-Syriac Orthodox Church - 21/5/18 Heartbreaking scenes from the ancient St. Thomas Syriac Orthodox Cathedral in Mosul where the Holy Relics of St. Thomas were formerly housed. This is the St. Thomas Cathedral Mosul which formerly housed the relics of St. Thomas the Holy Apostle. The relics were rediscovered by late Patriarch thrice blessed ...

Twitter on Fire as Beyonce Buys Her Very Own Church

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Sputniknews - 21/5/18 The American pop star has just purchased a large stone church in New Orleans where her fans can come to get a spiritual experience. According to TMZ, "Queen Bey's the new owner of a stone structured, 7,500 sq. ft house of God in The Big Easy. The New Orleans church which is more than 100 years old was listed at ...

Patriarch Irinej in Ljubljana: There is no difference among people no matter what religion they belong to

Church of Serbia - 21/5/18 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, attended the act of inauguration of the newly built Parish Centre by the Orthodox church of Saints Cyril and Methodius in Ljubljana. After the talks with the Orthodox faithful, who had come from all parts of Slovenia, as well as from Italy and Austria, the Patriarch celebrated ...

Consecration of Mor Eliyo Syriac Orthodox Church, Pohlheim – Geissen- Germany

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - 21/5/18 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II consecrated the church of Mor Eliyo in Pohlheim – Geissen, Germany. His Holiness was assisted by their Eminences: Mor Philoxenus Mattias Nayis, Patriarchal Vicar in Germany, Mor Dioscorus Benjamin Atas, Patriarchal Vicar in Sweden, Mor Dionysius Issa Gurbuz, Patriarchal Vicar in Switzerland and Austria, and Mor ...

Saint John the Theologian, Apostle and Evangelist

Church of Serbia - 21/5/18 The Apostle and Evangelist St. John, called the Theologian, was the son of Salome and Zebedee, a fisherman of Galilee. Zebedee possessed rather vast holdings, workers and was a member of some importance in the Jewish community, having access to the high priest. John's mother Salome is mentioned in the ranks ...

Holy Qurobo for the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord Jesus Christ to Heaven

Syriac Orthodox Patriarchate - May 2017 His Holiness Patriarch Mor Ignatius Aphrem II celebrated the Holy Qurobo on the occasion of the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord Jesus Christ to Heaven, at Mor Georges Patriarchal Cathedral in Bab Touma, Damascus. He was assisted by His Eminence Mor Timotheos Matta Al-Khoury, Patriarchal Vicar for the Patriarchal Archdiocese ...

Translation of the relics of St Nicholas the Wonderworker from Myra to Bari

Church of Serbia - 21/5/18 The Transfer of the Relics of Saint Nicholas to Bari in Italy. His Life is found under December 6. In the eleventh century the Byzantine Empire was going through some terrible times. The Turks put an end to its influence in Asia Minor, they destroyed cities and villages, they murdered the inhabitants, ...